How To Make Your Own Almond Milk
Did you even know you could make creamy, dreamy almond milk at home? Never go back to the box again.
You're going to be surprised by how easy this is.
1 cup raw almonds (not roasted)
5 1/2 cups filtered water — 2 cups for soaking the nuts, 3 1/2 cups for blending
3 to 4 pitted dates OR 1 tablespoon honey or maple syrup (optional, to taste)
3 pieces vanilla bean, thinly sliced crosswise OR 1 tablespoon vanilla extract OR 2 teaspoons vanilla bean paste (optional, if you'd like vanilla-flavored milk)