Cashew Butter Recipe

Make your own cashew butter with just a few simple ingredients, a food processor and 10 minutes! Plus, we’ll walk you through how to make it creamy or crunchy in this cashew butter recipe. And best of all, no added sugar or other additives involved. Enjoy!

  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
Author: Lee Hersh
Yield: 1 cup cashew butter 1x
Category: Nut Butter
Method: No Bake
Cuisine: American


  • 2 cups cashews, roasted and lightly salted


  • 13 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 1/2 cup chopped roasted cashews


  1. Place roasted cashews in a high-speed food processor and process on high for about 5-7 minutes stopping to scrape the sides every so often. The longer you process it, the drippier it will be.
  2. Store in an air-tight glass container for up to 3 months.


  • Optional: add 1 to 2 tablespoons of coconut oil if you are having trouble getting your cashew butter to the preferred consistency.
  • Optional: stir in 1/2 cup chopped cashews to make this crunchy cashew butter.


  • Serving Size: 2 tablespoons
  • Calories: 180
  • Sugar: 2
  • Sodium: 4
  • Fat: 14
  • Carbohydrates: 10
  • Fiber: 1
  • Protein: 6


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