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Caramel Apple Oat Bars

By Alisa Fleming Though they still qualify as dessert, these are lower in fat than ordinary bar cookies, and packed with gluten-free oats for a healthy dose of fiber. Makes 12 bars Free of: gluten, and all top allergens Ingredients 1 1/2 tbsp + 1 1/2 cups gluten-free quick or rolled oats, divided 2/3 cup packed […]

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Vanilla-Chai Sandwich Cookies

By Alisa Fleming These generously spiced cookies have a nice crisp that works perfectly for sandwich cookies. For a tender, melt-away texture, see the second option. Makes: 28 cookies or 14 sandwich cookies Free of: gluten and all top allergens. Chai Shortbread Ingredients 1 ⁄2 cup (120 mL) shortening (such as Spectrum palm shortening), room temperature ¼   […]

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Hot Chocolate Cookies

By Alisa Fleming These rich, chewy and almost gooey cookies are a delightful indulgence. Keeping them crunchy on the outside but “just baked” on the inside melds perfectly with the sweet marshmallow topping. Makes 24 cookies. Free of: gluten, and all top allergens Ingredients 1 ⁄ 2 cup (120 mL) brown rice flour* 1⁄ 3 […]

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Allergy-Friendly, Gluten-Free Gingerbread House

By Laurie Sadowski Put on your favorite Christmas tunes, and get your oven mitts ready! Building a gluten-free gingerbread house (sans top allergens) is a holly jolly way to enjoy the  holiday season. Note that you will need to make two batches of the gingerbread dough for this recipe. (Making a double batch is typically […]

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Go-To Gluten-Free Flour Blends

Gluten-free baking expert Laurie Sadowski shares insider tips in Flour Power in our Fall 2013 issue. As a supplement, she has provided some of her favorite homemade gluten-free flour blend recipes in larger batches to keep on hand. For storage, these flour blends can be kept in an airtight container until needed for use. For […]

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Strawberry Shortcake Waffles

Photo By: Hannah Kaminsky   These biscuit-like waffles have a delicate vanilla flavor that pairs beautifully with fresh strawberries and coconut whip. Freeze any leftovers and pop them in the toaster on busy mornings. –Alisa Fleming Free of: Gluten and all top allergens Makes 6 servings Ingredients 1 pound (450 g) fresh strawberries, hulled and […]

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Carrot Cupcakes with Dairy-Free Pineapple Cream Cheese Frosting

A touch of pineapple puts a spring in the step of this recipe.

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Allergy-Friendly Holiday Baking

A list of links to many of the magazine’s great holiday baking recipes. Free of top allergens and gluten-free: • Free-From Gingerbread House • Chef Simon’s Seriously Fruitcake • Hot Chocolate Cookies • Vanilla Chai Sandwich Cookies • Gluten-Free, Dairy-free Shortbread • Lemon Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies • Cranberry and Banana Loaf • Delicious Date Squares • Old-Fashioned Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies […]

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Sunflower Flax Bread

Looking for something different for your morning toast? Try this crunchy, nutty loaf. By Donna Washburn and Heather Butt Makes 15 slices (1 per serving) Ingredients 3/4 cup sorghum flour – 175 mL 2/3 cup amaranth flour – 150 mL 1/3 cup flax flour – 75 mL 2/3 cup potato starch – 150 mL 1/3 […]

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Ancient Grains Bread

A quartet of healthy grains – sorghum, amaranth, cornmeal and quinoa – combine in a soft-textured, nutritious loaf that’s perfect for sandwiches. By Donna Washburn and Heather Butt Makes 15 slices (1 per serving) Ingedients 1 cup sorghum flour – 250 mL 3/4 cup amaranth flour – 175 mL 3/4 cup cornmeal – 175 mL […]

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