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Sesame-Free Eggplant Hummus

Serves 6-8 Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 1 eggplant, halved lengthwise 1 14 oz (398 mL) can white beans, rinsed 4 cloves garlic, roasted ½ cup (60 mL) parsley, chopped ¼ cup (60 mL) lemon juice 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil salt and pepper Method Heat oven to 400° F. Place […]

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Seared Lamb on Fritters with Red Currant Relish

Serves: 10-12 Free of: Gluten and top allergens Ingredients 1 boneless lamb loin (ask your butcher to tie) 3 medium Yukon gold potatoes, peeled and grated 1 small onion, peeled and grated 1 egg or egg replacer Salt and pepper 1 tbsp (15 mL) olive oil ¼ cup vegetable oil 1 jar good quality relish […]

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Baked Tomatoes Provencal

Baked Tomatoes Provençal

Serves 4-6 Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free Ingredients 8 large ripe fresh tomatoes, tops and seeds removed 1/4 cup (60 mL) + 1 tbsp olive oil 1 cup (250 mL) shallots, finely diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 cups (475 mL) gluten-free bread crumbs [For non-GF: regular bread crumbs are fine] 1/2 cup […]

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Wild Mushroom and Chive Risotto Cakes

Makes 16-20 Free of: All top allergens, and gluten-free Ingredients 4 shallots, finely diced 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil + 2 tbsp 2 cups (475 mL) arborio rice ¼ cup (60 mL) chives 4 cups (1 L) chicken or vegetable stock [Look for allergen-free, gluten-free brands] Salt and pepper 2 cups assorted mushrooms, such […]

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Polenta Triangles with Roasted Red Peppers

Makes 14-16 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens, except dairy in optional cheese Ingredients 4 cups (1 litre) vegetable stock, halved into two 2-cup portions [Look for allergen-free, GF brands] 1 tsp (5 mL) salt 1 cup (250 mL) cornmeal 1 ⁄2 cup (125 mL) parmesan [optional], grated, plus extra for garnish vegetable oil […]

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Potato, Parsnip and Pear Latkes

  Serves 4-6 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens   Ingredients 1 large Yukon gold potato, peeled 2 medium parsnips, peeled 1  large pear, peeled 2 eggs or equivalent egg replacer 2 tbsp all-purpose gluten-free flour or 1 1/2 tbsp matzo meal Few pinches salt and pepper 1 ⁄ 2 cup (125 mL) vegetable […]

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Vietnamese Beef Noodle Soup

Serves 4-6 Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free. Soup Ingredients 2 lb (1 kg) stewing beef, cut into 1-inch (2.5 cm) chunks 2 tbsp (30 mL) vegetable oil 2 inches (5 cm) of fresh ginger, peeled and smashed. [See Method re “smashing”.] 1 medium onion, diced 1 2-inch (5 cm) cinnamon stick 1 tsp […]

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Vietnamese Salad Rolls

Makes 16 to 20 rolls These tasty rolls are perfect as hors d’oeuvres or as an appetizer. They can be made up to four hours ahead and refrigerated. Free of: Gluten and top allergens. Ingredients 10 6-inch rice paper rounds 1 package (250 g) cellophane (thin rice) noodles 1 cup (250 mL) mixed lettuce leaves […]

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Vegetable Timbales

Serves 6, and is as attractive as it is tasty. Free of: All top allergens except wheat and sulphites (wine vinegar); optional dairy. Ingredients 2 large eggplants 2 cups (475 mL) cooked orecchiette (or macaroni) 2 tbsp (30 mL) vegetable oil 1 medium onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, minced 1/2 cup (125 mL) frozen sweet […]

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Spicy Eggplant Fritters

Makes 12 to 16 fritters Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free. Note: This batter works equally well with zucchini or mushrooms. Excellent choice for guests who eat gluten-free. Ingredients 3 baby eggplants or 1 large regular eggplant, cut into 1⁄8-inch rounds 1 1⁄2 cups (375 mL) hot water 1 1⁄4 cups (310 mL) chickpea […]

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