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Fruit Kebabs with Creamy Strawberry Dip

By Cybele Pascal No picnic is complete without watermelon. But why not jazz it up with additional fruit on single-serve skewers and a dip? Bingo, kid-friendly food! As an added bonus, my boys like to help make this treat. Serves 4 to 6 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients 1/2 cup (120 mL) sliced strawberries 8 oz […]

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Arugula & Watercress Salad

Arugula & Watercress Salad

Serves 4-6 Free of: gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients 1 bunch arugula, washed 1 bunch watercress, washed 1 cup (250 mL) red seedless grapes, halved 1/4 cup (60 mL) fresh lime juice 1/4 cup (60 mL) olive oil 1 tbsp coarse sea salt 2 green onions, sliced Method Heat oven to 300° F. Place […]

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Roast beef salad

Shaved Roast Beef and Horseradish Salad

SERVES 4-6 Free of: Gluten and top allergens Ingredients 2 lb (1 kg) outside-round beef roast (or similar lean cut) 2 tbsp (30 mL) each of fennel seeds, coriander seeds, cracked black pepper, salt and finely chopped fresh rosemary 1 small butternut squash, peeled and diced 1/4 cup (60 mL) horseradish (Look for allergen-free, GF brand) 1/2 cup (120 […]

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One Dough, Three Delights

By Laurie Sadowski Use this one gluten-free recipe to master the art of allergy-friendly buns. Shape it, pipe it or flavor it – to suit your baking whims. Versatile Gluten-Free Yeast Dough This sticky dough will be similar to a thick cake batter, so resist the temptation to add flour. Makes enough for 8 to […]

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Chicken & Vegetable Yakitori

Chicken & Vegetable Yakitori

By Cybele Pascal Yakitori is traditional Japanese street food. These tasty grilled skewers usually require soy and wheat/gluten for their flavorful marinade, but this allergy-friendly version is made with coconut amino acids (found in many natural food grocery markets) instead for a savory, sweet and tangy sauce. The skewers are great for dinner, but also as […]

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Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Serves 4-6 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients 6 zucchinis, halved lengthwise 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 2 shallots, diced 1 bunch garlic scapes, chopped 1 large red pepper, seeded and diced 1 cup (250 mL) fresh parsley, chopped 1 red chili, seeded and finely diced 1/2 cup (125 mL) non-dairy alternative shreds […]

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Massaged Kale Salad with Pomegranate and Citrus

By Alisa Fleming Free of: gluten and all top allergens Kale is notoriously tough and a touch bitter, but massaging the leaves for just a few minutes makes them deliciously tender and mild. The dressing is light in flavor, but when combined with the bright sweet and sour notes of the fresh fruit, it really […]

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NR_Spiced Sweet Potato Soup (2)

Spiced Sweet Potato Soup

Serves 4-6 Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 1 whole fennel bulb 1 cup (250 mL) water 1/2 cup (120 mL) sugar 2 tbsp lemon juice 2 tbsp olive oil 2 medium sweet onions, chopped 4 stalks celery, chopped 2 medium carrots, peeled and chopped 2 cloves garlic, sliced 4 sweet potatoes, peeled […]

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al Quinoa Cranberry Squash Spoons (2)

Quinoa, Cranberry and Squash Spoons

Serves: 16-20 Free of: gluten and all top allergens except sulphites (vinegar) Ingredients 2 cups (475 mL) butternut squash, diced 3 tbsp olive oil 2 cups (475 mL) white or red quinoa, cooked according to instructions 1/2 cup (125 mL) dried Cranberries 1/2 cup (125 mL) green onion, sliced 1/4 cup (60 mL) parsley, chopped 2 tbsp seasoned […]

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Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash

Serves 6 (or 3 as a main course) Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 3 medium-sized acorn squash, halves and seeded 1/4 cup (60 mL) water 2 cups (475 mL) quinoa, cooked 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 1 cup (250 mL) red or orange bell pepper, diced 1 zucchini, diced 1 small red onion, […]

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