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Summer
Jicama Salad

Arugula, Avocad and Jicama Salad with Citrus Salsa

Serves 6-8 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients 6 cups (1.4 L) baby arugula, washed 1 jicama (or Mexican turnip), peeled and cut into matchstick-size strips 2 avocados, diced 2 oranges, segmented, chopped 1⁄2 cup (125 mL) red onion, diced 1⁄2 cup (125 mL) cilantro, chopped 1⁄4 cup (60 mL) seasoned rice wine vinegar […]

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Grilled Corn (3)

Grilled Corn and Avocado Salad

By Cybele Pascal Makes: 6 servings Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 1 garlic clove, crushed 2 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp chili powder 1⁄4 cup (60 mL) + 2 tbsp fresh-squeezed lime juice (3 limes) 1⁄4 cup (60 mL) + 2 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil, plus additional for brushing salt and black […]

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Grilled Corn Salad

Black Bean Burritos

Serves 6 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients 6 10-inch tortillas [look for allergen-free brands; for gluten-free, use rice tortillas] 2 tbsp olive oil 1 medium red onion, diced 1 tbsp chili powder 1 cup (250 mL) frozen corn, thawed 1 14 oz (398 mL) can black beans, drained and rinsed 2 cups (475 […]

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chocolate pudding ice cream

Chocolate Pudding Ice Cream

The richness of this chocoholic’s dream is reminiscent of frozen pudding. We like the milky consistency best when packed and frozen for just a few hours but you can also let it soften on the counter for 10 minutes if it has chilled for longer. By Alisa Fleming Makes about 1 quart Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients […]

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strawberry ice cream

Dairy-Free Strawberry Ice Cream

Though this recipe contains just four ingredients, the creamy texture and bright berry flavor prove that simplicity is bliss. By Alisa Fleming  Makes about 1 quart Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients 1 pound (16 oz) strawberries 1  14 oz can full-fat coconut milk 2/3 cup (160 mL) sugar 1 tbsp vanilla extract Method Wash and […]

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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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“Buttermilk” Oven-Fried Chicken

By Cybele Pascal Oven-baked chicken is much lower in fat, but the skin never fully crisps like deep-fried chicken. The solution: remove the skin – cutting fat even further. This allows the chicken to better absorb the marinade, for the breading to adhere to the surface, and it creates a much better texture when served at room temperature or cold. Serves 4 […]

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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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Allergy-Friendly Lemonade Cake

Tart, sweet and the perfect finish to a meal, get ready to fall in love with Cybele Pascal’s old-fashioned cake.

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Lemon chicken with salad

Lemon Chicken with Asparagus Salad on Radicchio

Serves: 4 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients 4 chicken legs 4 chicken thighs zest of 2 lemons 2 tbsp olive oil salt and pepper 2 bunches asparagus, trimmed 1 head radicchio, leaves separated 2 oranges, segmented 1 small red onion, sliced 2 tbsp gluten-free rice wine vinegar Method Heat oven to 400° F. […]

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