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Click on any recipe below for directions - Use organic ingredients when possible!
*You can interchangeably use oils from our Artisan Cold-Pressed Oil line in most recipes (ex. hemp, chia or black sesame in place of gold flax).

Chia Pudding
Snack Attack: Chocolate Bites
Snack Attack: Jungle Bites
Superfood Carrot Salad
Body Butter, Face Mask & Bath Salts
Spinach Dip with Cashew Sour Cream
Hempanana Smoothie
Arugula Pesto
Flax Oil Butter Spread
Chive Flax Oil
Lemon Basil Flax Oil Dressing
Oatmeal Flax Pancakes
Blueberry Almond Smoothie
Cherry Power Smoothie
Banana-Berry Smoothie
Carob Peanut Butter Bars
Flaxseed Good Morning! Smoothie
MaCacaotine (instead of coffee!)
Raw Chocolate Candy Bar Crunch!
Hemp Banana Smoothie
Banana Celery Smoothie
Cheezy Salad Dressing
Cauliflower and Spinach Salad



Key: c=cup, T=tablespoon, t=teaspoon

Flax Oil Butter Spread
Ingredients:

Directions:
Let butter soften on counter. Mix flax oil and butter together. Return mixture to refrigerator to harden. Refrigerate for up to one week. Use on bread, potatoes, pastas and more.

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Chive Flax Oil
Ingredients:

Directions:
Combine the chives and oil in a blender and process until very smooth. Season with salt and pepper, and transfer to a clean glass jar with a sealable lid. Refrigerate for up to one week. Use on potatoes, pastas and salads.
Servings: 8

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Lemon Basil Flax Oil Dressing
Ingredients:

Directions:
Process in a blender

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Oatmeal Flax Pancakes
Ingredients:

  • 1 c. quick cooking or old fashioned rolled oats
  • 1-1/2 c. dry whole-wheat pancake mix
  • 1/4 c. flax seed meal or ground Maple & Cinnamon flax crackers
  • 2 c. milk (hemp, nut, rice, etc.)
  • 1 egg or egg substitute equivalent
  • 1/2 t. vanilla extract

Directions:
In mixing bowl, combine dry ingredients. Add milk, egg and vanilla and stir until all dry ingredients are moistened. Allow mixture to stand 15 minutes.

Meanwhile, preheat lightly oiled griddle over medium heat. Pour pancakes using scant ΒΌ c. for each. Turn when edges of pancakes begin to look dry and surface has bubbles. Cook until second side has browned. Serve warm with organic maple syrup (mixed with Foods Alive gourmet golden flax oil), applesauce or apple butter.

Recipe makes about 14 pancakes.

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Blueberry Almond Smoothie
Ingredients:

  • 1 c. frozen blueberries
  • 1 frozen banana
  • 1/4 c. raw almonds
  • 2 T. 100% Golden Flax Oil
  • 2 T. pure maple syrup
  • 1 c. water or milk (hemp, nut, rice, etc.)

Directions:
In a blender, combine ingredients in order listed and puree to a smooth consistency.

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Cherry Power Smoothie
Ingredients:

  • 1/2 c. grape juice
  • 1/2 c. cherry juice (opt)
  • 1 1/2 c. frozen, dark cherries
  • 1 banana, cut up
  • 1 c. plain, yogurt (coconut, greek, etc.)
  • 1/4 c. Golden Flaxseed
  • 2 T. raw wheat germ
  • 2-4 T. 100% Golden Flax Oil
  • 1-2 T. sweetener (coconut sugar, agave, maple syrup, dates, honey, etc.)

Directions:
Put everything in a blender, blend 2 minutes. Makes 2 tall glasses. This comes together in a matter of minutes and is great for lunch. But Watch Out-- It's Addictive!!! :-)

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Banana-Berry Smoothie
Ingredients:

  • 1 c. plain milk (hemp, nut, rice, etc.)
  • 2 T. non-fat plain yogurt (coconut, Greek, etc.)
  • 2 T. 100% Golden Flax Oil
  • 1/2 c. strawberries, fresh or frozen
  • 1/4 c. blueberries, fresh or frozen
  • 1/3 frozen banana
  • 3 ice cubes

Directions:
Place all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.

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Carob Peanut Butter Bars
Ingredients:

  • 1/2 c. Carob or Cacao Powder
  • 2/3 c. protein powder (hemp, chia, sesame)
  • 2 T 100% Golden Flax Oil
  • 1/4 c. nut butter (almond, cashew, hemp, sunflower, etc.)
  • 2 T brewers yeast, optional
  • 2 T wheat germ
  • sweetener (coconut sugar, agave, maple syrup, dates, raw honey, etc.)
  • chopped walnuts and almonds to top

Directions:
Place all ingredients in a bowl, adding enough sweetener to make a kneadable consistency. Spread in a square pan. Press the chopped nuts over the top. Chill. Cut into bars and serve.

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Flaxseed Good Morning! Smoothie
Ingredients:

  • 1 c. milk (hemp, nut, rice, etc.)
  • Strawberries
  • Raspberries
  • Blueberries
  • 1 Banana
  • 1 T. Golden Flax Seed
  • 1 T. Sweetener (coconut sugar, agave, maple syrup, dates, raw honey, etc.)
  • 1 T. 100% Golden Flax Oil

Directions:
Mix together in blender or hand mixer.

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MaCacaotine
Ingredients:

  • 1 c. milk (hemp, nut, rice, etc.)
  • 1 T. Maca powder
  • 1 T. Cacao powder
  • 1 T. Sweetener (coconut sugar, agave, maple syrup, dates, raw honey, etc.)

Directions:
Put everything in a blender, blend 2 minutes. This comes together in a matter of minutes, tastes like chocolate milk and is great for breakfast. Great replacement for coffee drinkers too!!

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Raw Chocolate Candy Bar Crunch!
Ingredients:

  • 1 bag Original Flax Crackers
  • 1 c. Organic Nut Butter (almond, cashew, hemp, sunflower, etc.)
  • 8-10 T. Cacao Powder
  • 3/4 c. Sweetener (coconut sugar, agave, maple syrup, dates, raw honey, etc.)

Directions:
Mix 1 cup nut butter, 3/4 cup sweetener, and 8-10 Tbsp cacao powder until blended into a paste
Spread mixture on Flax Crackers, Enjoy!!

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Hemp Banana Smoothie
Ingredients:

  • 1 c. Milk (hemp, nut, rice, etc.)
  • 2 T. Hulled Hemp Seeds
  • 1 Banana
  • 1 T. Sweetener (coconut sugar, agave, maple syrup, dates, raw honey, etc.) (optional)

Directions:
Put everything in a blender, blend 2 minutes. This comes together in a matter of minutes and is great for breakfast, lunch, or anytime!

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Banana Celery Smoothie
Ingredients:

Directions:
Put everything into blender and blend till smooth and Enjoy!

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Cheezy Salad Dressing
Ingredients:

Directions:
Mix well and Enjoy!

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Cauliflower and Spinach Salad
Salad:

  • 2 c. chopped cauliflower
  • 4 c. chopped spinach
  • 1 red bell pepper (deseeded and chopped)
  • 3 T. Hulled Hemp Seeds

Dressing:

Directions:

  1. Make dressing first: Add water to dry ingredients, mix, and then add juice and oil
  2. Let dressing sit while you pulse chop all veggies in a food processor.
  3. Combine veggies and dressing in a large bowl.
  4. Mix well to coat all the salad in the dressing.
  5. Let the ingredients sit for a bit to marinate flavors.
  6. Top with tomato wedges and fresh dill.

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