Raw Cherry and Chocolate Fudge Recipe

This raw cherry and chocolate fudge recipe is perfect for satisfying your sweet tooth without breaking your healthy eating habits.
Sonia Fuller, Content Writer

Written by Sonia Fuller, Content Writer. Updated on March 12, 2023.

This raw cherry and chocolate fudge recipe is perfect for satisfying your sweet tooth without breaking your healthy eating habits.

This fudge is rich, creamy, and full of bold and satisfying flavors and is made with a blend of nuts, dried cherries, cocoa powder, and coconut oil.

Plus, it’s easy to make and requires no baking, so it’s perfect for people on a raw food diet.

This raw cherry and chocolate fudge is a guilt-free indulgence you can enjoy without reservations thanks to its abundance of nutrients and flavor and its lack of animal products and refined sugars.

The recipe’s specialness lies in its ingredients: raw almonds and cashews make a creamy and nutty base, dried cherries bring natural sweetness and chewy texture, the cocoa powder offers rich chocolate flavor, coconut oil contributes creamy smoothness, and maple syrup or agave nectar adds the perfect amount of sweetness to round out the flavors.

Looking for a lighter dessert? Check out my dark and white chocolate covered strawberries recipe.

I also use raw cherries for my raw brownies, so this might be another option as well.

How to Make Raw Cherry and Chocolate Fudge?


  • 1 cup raw almonds
  • 1 cup raw cashews
  • 1/2 cup dried cherries
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup maple syrup or agave nectar
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil, melted
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/4 tsp salt


In a food processor, combine the almonds and cashews and process until they are finely ground.

Add the dried cherries, cocoa powder, maple syrup or agave nectar, coconut oil, vanilla extract, and salt to the food processor. Process until the mixture comes together and forms a smooth and creamy fudge-like consistency.

Transfer the fudge mixture to a 9-inch square pan lined with parchment paper. Use a spatula to smooth the top and evenly distribute the fudge.

Place the pan in the freezer for at least 2 hours to allow the fudge to set.

Once the fudge is set, remove it from the freezer and slice it into small squares.

Serve immediately or store in the refrigerator until ready to serve.

This raw cherry and chocolate fudge is a delicious and indulgent treat that’s perfect for satisfying your sweet tooth.

With its rich and creamy texture and bold chocolate and cherry flavors, it’s sure to be a hit for kids and adults.

Plus, it’s made with healthy ingredients like nuts, cocoa powder, and coconut oil, making it a guilt-free indulgence that you can enjoy anytime.

So why wait? Give this recipe a try and enjoy a tasty and satisfying snack that’s both healthy and delicious.

If you’re looking for a healthy, raw-vegan cake recipe with blueberries, you might want to check my blueberry and cream layer cake recipe.

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