This easy almond cream cheese has a delicious, authentic flavor. Simply blend blanched almonds with a squeeze of lemon juice and a pinch of salt! This pairs perfectly with bagels and toast. If you do not have a high-speed blender, soak the almonds overnight.

Easy Almond Cream Cheese [Vegan, Grain-Free]

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  • 1 cup blanched whole almonds (soaked for a few hours if your blender is not strong enough)
  • 1/2 cup water
  • Juice of 1/2 a lemon
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt or to taste


  1. Simply add all the ingredients into a high-speed blender and blend until a smooth paste forms. It may take 1-2 minutes depending on your blender.
  2. Transfer to a container or little jar and store in the refrigerator for a few days and enjoy.
  3. Get creative with different flavor combinations or toppings.


Adapted from Cooking With Plants.

Nutritional Information

Calories: 108 | Carbs: 4g | Fat: 10g | Protein: 4g | Sugar: 1g | Sodium: 5mg Nutrition calculated for eight servings. Note: The information shown is based on available ingredients and preparation. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist’s advice.


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