Wondering what to Eat as you Prepare for a Juice Cleanse? Try this Cauliflower Gnocchi with Walnut Pesto!

cauliflower gnocchi - perfect pre - Juice Cleanse meal It's a wholesome plant-based meal or snack and is perfect as a pre or post Juice Cleanse meal or would compliment our Juice Till Dinner Juice Cleanse perfectly.

This quick and easy recipe is delicious and lasts in the fridge for days, making lunch on the go a breeze!

 

Cauliflower Gnocchi with Walnut Pesto - Juice Cleanse Prep Meal Idea

Recipe courtesy of The Beauty Detox Power by Kimberly Snyder 

 

leaf41 medium head cauliflower, cut into small florets the size of traditional Gnocchi

leaf42 cups packed fresh basil

leaf42/3 cup raw walnuts

leaf42 tablespoons olive oil

leaf42 teaspoons freshly squeezed lemon juice

leaf42 small cloves garlic, minced

leaf4Sea Salt, to taste

Directions:

Bring a medium pot of water, fitted with a steamer basket, to a boil. Add the cauliflower and steam until tender but not too soft. Transfer steamed cauliflower to a large bowl. Combine the basil, walnuts, olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, and sea salt in a food processor or blender and pulse until it is blended, but not completely smooth. Mix together the pesto and cauliflower. A sprinkle of pine nuts and chopped basil make a great garnish.

If we haven't yet had the pleasure of having you as a Juice Cleanse customer, you may not be familiar with our Total Cleansing Guide - something we send out to help you prepare for your cleanse. Full of great tips on how to incorporate more wholesome plant foods into your diet and wean your body of some of the big health offenders.  Not ready for a Juice Cleanse but want to experience the benefits? Check out our Juice Till Dinner Juice Cleanse - a combination of cold pressed juice and plant foods.