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Japanese Noodle Soup

Serves 6-8 This healthy soup is a complete meal in a bowl. Keep it vegetarian or add cooked chicken or beef for more protein. Free of: gluten and top allergens; soy, as tofu, is optional. Ingredients 1 cup (8 oz) gluten-free Japanese broad flat rice noodles 8 cups (1.8 L) low-sodium chicken or vegetable stock […]

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Gluten-Free Lime Cupcakes

Makes 10 Free of: Gluten, peanuts, dairy, soy, sesame Contains: Almonds (almond flour), Eggs Sweetness: Medium Ingredients 1/2 cup (125 mL) coconut flour 1/2 cup (125 mL) blanched almond flour 1/2 teaspoon (2 mL) sea salt 1/4 teaspoon (1 mL) baking soda 3 large eggs 1/2 cup (125 mL) grapeseed oil 1/2 cup (125 mL) […]

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Ultimate Vanilla Cupcakes

In the Allergic Living kitchen, we knew that Lori Sandler of the divine Divvies Bakery released a cookbook (no milk, eggs, nuts or peanuts.) So we got a copy of The Divvies Bakery Cookbook, whipped up her vanilla cupcakes and tested them on some picky palates. The response? Imagine a group of kids yelling “I […]

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Perfect Gluten-Free Pie Crust

With celiac disease, I thought I’d never eat pie again. Now, I’m sharing my carefully weighed, gluten-free pie crust recipe. We just never know what sweet things life will bring. Makes one double-crust 9-inch pie (or two single-crust pies) Ingredients 5 oz (142 g) almond flour (not almond meal) 2 oz (57 g) gluten-free oat […]

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Asparagus with Ginger Butter

Serves 4-6 Free of: Gluten and top allergens, soy (in Tamari) is optional. Ingredients 3 bunches fresh asparagus 2 tbsp butter alternative (e.g. Earth Balance) 1 tsp fresh ginger, grated 1 clove garlic, minced 1 tsp wheat-free Tamari sauce (optional) Fresh ground black pepper to taste Method Wash and trim asparagus. In a medium sauté […]

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Watercress and Pea Soup

Serves 4-6 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens Packed with: Vitamins and calcium Ingredients 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 1 sweet onion, diced 1 clove garlic, minced 1 large bunch of watercress, washed and trimmed 2 cups (475 mL) fresh or frozen peas 6 cups (1.5 litres) vegetable stock [Look for allergen-free, g-f […]

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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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Roasted Chicken Salad

Roasted Chicken Salad

Makes 4 adult servings as a main or 6 portions if accompanying other dishes. Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free. Ingredients 4 skinless chicken breasts, cooked and diced 1 bunch blanched asparagus tips* 2 cups blanched sugar snaps* 1 cup celery, coarsely chopped 1 cup carrots, coarsely chopped 1 cup raisins 1 cup dried […]

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South Asian Grilled Chicken

Serves 4-6 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens Chicken Ingredients 1 whole organic chicken, rinsed and cut into 8 4 tbsp (60 mL) whole coriander seeds 2 tbsp (30 mL) whole mixed peppercorns 2 tbsp (30 mL) fresh garlic, roughly chopped 1 tsp (5 mL) coarse salt 1 tsp (5 mL) olive oil Bunch […]

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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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