02/13/2012 02:41 EST | Updated 04/14/2012 05:12 EDT

Food processor, blender, dehydrator among tools needed to follow raw food diet

For anyone seriously interested in switching to a raw food diet, some specialized equipment is definitely useful, says Rose Vasile. Here is a list:


—Food processor

—Metal strainer

—Lemon juicer


—Spiral slicer (to cut vegetables in spaghetti-like strands)

—Nut milk/sprouting bag

Source: Rose Vasile of Courtenay, B.C., author of "Uncooking with RawRose."