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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 […]

Posted in Celiac, Gluten-free, Christmas, Hanukkah, Dessert, Fall, Fish, GF Baking, Milk/Dairy, Mustard, Other Legumes, Peanut, Pies, Squares, Pies, Squares, Sesame, Shellfish, Spring, Sulphites, Summer, Thanksgiving, Wheat, Winter | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment
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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 […]

Posted in Celiac, Gluten-free, DFCF, Easter, Passover, Eggs, Fish, Milk/Dairy, Mustard, Other Legumes, Peanut, Sesame, Shellfish, Sides, Sides, Soy, Spring, Sulphites, Summer, Tree Nuts, Vegan, Wheat | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
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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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Avocado & Cucumber Soup

Serves 4-6 Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free. Chef’s Note: Guaranteed to wow: a robust, sensational soup that happens to be good for you. Ingredients 2 ripe avocados, peeled, diced 1 cucumber, peeled, seeded and diced 1/4 cup (60 mL) fresh lemon juice 2 green onions, sliced 1 clove garlic, sliced 2 tbsp (30 […]

Posted in Birthday, Celiac, Gluten-free, DFCF, Eggs, Fall, Fish, International, Lunches, Milk/Dairy, Mustard, Other Legumes, Peanut, Shellfish, Soups, Soups, Soy, Sulphites, Summer, Tree Nuts, Wheat | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomato & Basil Salad

Serves 4 as a main or 6 as an appetizer Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free. Ingredients 8 vine-ripened tomatoes 1 cup (250 mL) fresh black olives, pitted 1 bunch fresh basil 1/4 cup (60 mL) extra virgin olive oil 1/2 tsp (2.5 mL) freshly ground pepper Method Slice tomatoes and arrange on serving […]

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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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Crunchy Summer Salad

This recipes is refreshing and delicious when served with garden-fresh vegetables. And so healthy! Serves 4-6 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 3 peppers (any color), seeded, diced 2 medium zucchini (green or yellow), diced 2 medium carrots, peeled and sliced 2 ripe tomatoes, diced 1 cup (250 mL) sugar snaps, blanched and […]

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Citrus Steak Salad

Serves 4-6 Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free Chef’s Note: Steak without the heaviness. Indulge in this perfect patio salad with its note of citrus. Ingredients 2 strip loin steaks 2 heads Boston lettuce, washed 1 large carrot, peeled, thinly sliced 1 small red onion, sliced 2 oranges, segmented, juice reserved ¼ cup (60 […]

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Sweet & Spicy Spare Ribs

Sweet & Spicy Spare Ribs

Serves 4 Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free. Ingredients 2 racks of baby back ribs 2 cups (475 mL) pineapple juice 1 cup (250 mL) water 1 cup (250 mL) ketchup 1/2 cup (125 mL) brown sugar 1/4 cup (60 mL) ginger, finely chopped 1/4 cup (60 mL) garlic, finely chopped 1 tbsp (15 […]

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Zesty Orange Lamb Kebabs

Serves 4-6 Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free. Ingredients Lamb Marinade 1 boneless leg of lamb (about 4 pounds), trimmed and cut into 11 ⁄ 2- to 2-inch cubes 2 cups (475 mL) fresh orange juice Zest of two oranges 1⁄2 cup (125 mL) olive oil 2 tbsp (30 mL) garlic, minced 1 tbsp […]

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