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Delicious Vegan Fruit Pie (video)

This has to be the healthiest recipe you’ll find when in need of a delicious fruit pie faaast… A raw crust made from nuts and dates holds a fruit compote that will salvage these ripe (possibly sad-looking) fruits you may have lying around. But first, follow me for a brief visit at my favorite market…

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Laetitia Mailhes

Laetitia Mailhes is a French-born journalist. After many years as the technology and innovation correspondent of the French "Financial Times" in San Francisco, she decided to focus on what truly matters to her: sustainable food and farming. Find more articles and videos on her blog, The Green Plate Blog.


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5:49AM PDT on Mar 16, 2015

fruit... now we're TALKING.

3:31AM PDT on Mar 14, 2015

There're always ideas to eat healthily if we care

5:13PM PDT on Mar 15, 2014

Bring on the healthy happy desserts!

12:21PM PDT on Mar 14, 2013

Love this; thanks!

9:40AM PST on Dec 6, 2011

I'm a vegan, so I will use this recipe! thank you!

11:31AM PST on Nov 17, 2011

Christopher, A "Vegan pie" means no animal products are used to make the pie fiilling or the crust, such as butter or eggs .

9:23AM PST on Nov 16, 2011


1:48PM PST on Nov 15, 2011

By the way Laetitia, the pie looks delicious ! Merci : )

1:46PM PST on Nov 15, 2011

To Christopher,
Pies are commonly made with dairy products !
That is why this pie is called a VEGAN PIE !

1:03PM PST on Nov 15, 2011

YEs this pie looks great but the crust is ridiculously expensive.
Dates are great as are nuts, but to help save funds during the holidays pie crusts can be made with plain old affordable canola oil---just add a bit more flour and water or see Baking at High Altitude for the recipe----yes it works at sea level too.

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