If you’re eating vegan, there are also plenty of good reasons to try a raw food diet. Fruits and veggies actually lose some of their nutrients if they are cooked, so you maximize on vitamins, minerals, protein, fat and carbs. Here are raw vegan versions of everyone’s favorites, including pasta and brownies, that are as tasty to look at as they are to eat.

1. Vegan Avocado Bars: If you are craving brownies on a raw food diet, these creamy avocado-cacao bars will help you get your fix. (via Brit + Co)

2. Raw Beet Ravioli With Vegan Cashew Cheese: These look like they belong out of a Michelin-starred restaurant, but the trick to homemade, raw beet ravioli is simpler than you think. (via Pickles & Honey)

3. Raw Vegan Coconut Cheesecake Bites: These coconut cheesecake bites are decadent, so you can portion control with these little bites. (via Brit + Co)

4. Creamy Cucumber Gazpacho: Creamy soups aren’t out of the raw equation, as demonstrated by this recipe. Don’t toast the pine nuts in the topping to keep this recipe 100 percent raw. (via Full of Plants)

5. Raw Vegan Blue Majik Nice Cream Bowls: For a raw take on ice cream, blend frozen bananas with Blue Majik powder (a nutrient dense powder derived from spirulina). Your taste buds will be in for a vibrant surprise. (via Brit + Co)

6. Raw, Vegan Caprese Salad: Learn how to make raw cashew-based mozzarella for a simple, diet-compliant Caprese salad. (via Green Evi)

7. Two-Ingredient Banana Nice Cream: For those days when you’re desperate for dessert but don’t have the patience to make something elaborate, whip up a helping of two-ingredient vegan banana ice cream. (via Brit + Co)

8. Spicy Thai Salad: We’re used to salad, but this creamy avocado-herb dressing is a revelation. (via The Full Helping)

9. Raw Zucchini Roll-Ups: Though these green snacks can be consumed solo, they make one righteous party app. (via Green Evi)

10. Raw Vegan Lasagna: On the savory side, raw vegan food doesn’t just mean salads. Lasagna made with ribbons of zucchini instead of noodles and filled with a variety of sauces is just as worthy of adoration as the traditional baked version. (via Green Evi)

11. Raw Vegan Carrot Cake: You’ll start making up reasons to celebrate after your first bit of raw vegan carrot cake. Top it with a layer of fluffy vegan cream cheese frosting. (via Minimalist Baker)

12. Raw Vegan Banana Pecan Paletas: If you’re craving something cold and creamy, you can sate your sweet tooth with one of these three-ingredient banana pecan paletas. They’re refined-sugar-free and receive sweetness from the bananas themselves. (via Dora’s Table)

13. Carrot and Zucchini Pasta With Avocado-Cucumber Sauce: The recipe name says it all. Make this when you need pasta stat. (via Downshiftology)

14. Raw Key Lime Pie: This won’t taste much different from the original version. The creamy coconut-avocado filling is an utter delight. (via Hello Veggie)

15. “Raw”maine Taco Boats: Taco Tuesdays won’t be a thing of the past. Eat the colors of the rainbow with these assembled beauties. (via Minimalist Baker)

16. Raw Vegan Fruit Cake: Think of this raw vegan fruit cake as the most loaded-with-goodness granola bar ever. A mix of dried fruits and nuts give it an irresistibly crunchy, chew texture, with a sweet flavor that’s like a celebration on your tongue. (via A Virtual Vegan)

17. Creamy Beet Detox Soup: Avocado is the secret ingredient to make this soup silky. (via Hello Glow)

18. Black Bottom Raw Cheesecake: When your need for chocolate becomes unbearable, try your hand at a silky raw, vegan cheesecake with a decadent chocolate crust. (via Connoisseurus Veg)

19. Raw Pad Thai: This lovely dish can be meal-prepped in mason jars so you can keep up with your raw diet even on busy weekdays. (via Fit Living Eats)

20. Raw Pecan Sandies: Yep, you can even have cookies. It’s as easy as adding the ingredients to the food processor, rolling the mixture into balls, and topping with pecan halves. (via The Full Helping)

21. Spiralized Raw Beet Salad With Blood Oranges: Beets and blood oranges combine for a salad that let’s you get your sweet fix healthfully. (via Salt and Lavender)

22. Raw Mexican Hot Chocolate Truffles: Decadent and rich Mexican hot chocolate truffles will ensure you don’t reach for sugar-laden bonbons. (via Hummusapien)

23. Raw Avocado Pesto Zucchini Noodles: Pesto zoodles make a quick meal when hanger strikes. (via Simply Quinoa)

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Additional reporting by Anna Monette Roberts and Sally Jones