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Figs and Pears in Honey

Makes 4 servings Free of:All top allergens and gluten-free. Ingredients 2 ripe pears, cored and cut into eighths 6 fresh figs, halved 6 Tbsp honey 1 lemon 1 cinnamon stick 1 cardamom pod 1 1/2 cups of water Method: Zest lemon. Combine zest, honey, cardamom, cinnamon, and water in saucepan. Bring to boil, reduce liquid […]

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Date Squares

Great Date Squares

Makes 12 Free of: All top allergens, except sulphites in dates Ingredients Filling 2 cups (475 mL) pitted dates 3⁄4 cup (180 mL) water 1⁄4 cup (60 mL) orange zest 2 tbsp orange juice Crumb Layer 1 cup (250 mL) all-purpose flour 1 cup (250 mL) gluten-free rolled oats (large) 1 tsp baking soda 1⁄4 […]

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Date and Ginger Apples en Croute

Serves 4 Free of: All top allergens, except wheat and dairy (alternatives suggested for dairy). (See gluten-free alternative below). Ingredients 4 tart medium-sized apples 1⁄2 cup (125 mL) pitted dates, chopped 2 tbsp candied ginger, finely diced 1⁄4 tsp cinnamon 2½ cups (600 mL) all-purpose flour 2 tsp baking powder 1⁄2 tsp salt 2/3 cup […]

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Cranberry Apple Pie

Cranberry-Apple Pie

Free of: All top allergens, except wheat. For gluten-free version of this recipe, click here. Filling Ingredients 3 cups (725 mL) apples, peeled, diced 1 cup (250 mL) fresh cranberries 1 cup (250 mL) brown sugar 2 tbsp minute tapioca Topping Ingredients 1/3 cup (85 mL) butter or dairy-free alternative (e.g. Earth Balance), diced 1/4 cup […]

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Chocolate-Zucchini Cupcakes

Makes 18-20 cupcakes Free of: All top allergens except egg, wheat and optional dairy (alternative suggested). Ingredients 11⁄4 cups (310 mL) brown sugar 1⁄4 cup (60 mL) melted butter (or substitute, e.g. Earth Balance) 1⁄2 cup (125 mL) vegetable oil 3 eggs 1 tsp (5 mL) vanilla 1⁄2 cup (125 mL) buttermilk (or soured soy […]

Posted in Birthday, Cakes, Cupcakes, Cakes, Cupcakes, Dessert, DFCF, Eggs, Fish, For Kids, Milk/Dairy, Mustard, Other Legumes, Peanut, Sesame, Shellfish, Soy, Sulphites, Tree Nuts | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment
Blueberry Compote

Blueberry Compote

Serves 4-6 Free of: All top allergens, except sulphites (in optional alcohol) and gluten-free Packed with: Antioxidants, vitamins C, A and E, magnesium Ingredients 2 cups (475 mL) fresh blueberries, washed 2 tbsp water 1⁄4 cup (60 mL) crème de cassis [Optional. Substitute: water] 2 tbsp brown sugar 1 tbsp fresh lemon juice 1 tsp […]

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Zesty Apple Crisp

Apple Crisp

Serves 8 Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free* Ingredients 8 medium apples, peeled and diced zest of one orange 1⁄2 cup (125 mL) gluten-free all-purpose flour blend 1⁄3 cup (90 mL) butter alternative (such as Earth Balance) or butter 3⁄4 cup (175 mL) brown sugar 1⁄2 cup (125 mL) gluten-free or pure oats (e.g. […]

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Apple & Plum Crumble

Serves 6 to 8 Free of: All top allergens, except dairy (alternative suggested). Ingredients 6 fuji apples, peeled, cored, halved. Cut each half into 6 cubes 6 red or black plums, pitted, quartered 2 tbsp lemon juice 1 tbsp ground cinnamon 2 cups (475 mL) rolled oats 1 cup (250 mL) brown sugar 1 cup […]

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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 vegetable oil 1 medium onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, minced 1/2 cup (125 mL) frozen sweet corn 1/2 […]

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