tomato peach salad

Creamy Basil Sauce

Soaking the cashews is not necessary for this recipe. This vegan creamy basil sauce can be used on top of anything. Pasta, grain bowls, roasted vegetables, this salad and beyond. Store extra in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 5 days.
Prep Time 1 minute
Cook Time 4 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 cup


  • 1/2 cup raw cashews
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk
  • 1/2 cup basil leaves
  • 1 small garlic clove
  • 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon pink Himalayan salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper


  • Combine all of the ingredients in a blender, and process until completely smooth.