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Roast Prime Rib Au Jus

Serves 4-6 Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 1 three-rib prime roast, trimmed and tied (ask butcher to do) 4 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 cup (120 mL) fresh thyme leaves finely chopped 1/4 cup (60 mL) olive oil pepper and salt 4 cups (950 mL) beef stock [look for allergen-free brand] 2 cups (475 mL) red […]

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Spiced Sweet Potato Soup

Serves 4-6 Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 1 whole fennel bulb 1 cup (250 mL) water 1/2 cup (120 mL) sugar 2 tbsp lemon juice 2 tbsp olive oil 2 medium sweet onions, chopped 4 stalks celery, chopped 2 medium carrots, peeled and chopped 2 cloves garlic, sliced 4 sweet potatoes, peeled […]

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Caramel Pears with Sugared Cranberries

Serves 6 Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients: 6 ripe pears (I prefer bosc), halved and cored 1/2 cup (120 mL) butter alternative [I used Earth Balance] 3/4 cup (175 mL) brown sugar 2 tbsp lemon juice 1 cup + 1/4 cup (250 + 60 mL) white sugar 1 cup (250 mL) water 2 cups […]

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Instant Hot Chocolate

By Alisa Fleming A perfect steaming mug for the chocoholic. Makes: 1 hot beverage. Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 1 cup (250 mL) unsweetened dairy-free milk alternative 2 tsp cocoa powder 1 ⁄ 2 tsp maple syrup 1 ⁄ 2 tsp sugar, or to taste 1⁄8  tsp vanilla extract Method Heat the […]

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Chai-Spiced Warm Mylk

By Alisa Fleming Get a double dose of sweet and spice by dunking our gluten-free, allergy-friendly Vanilla Chai Shortbread in this delicious beverage. Makes 1 beverage Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 1 cup (250 mL) unsweetened dairy-free milk alternative 1 tbsp honey, or other sweetener 1 ⁄ 4 tsp vanilla extract 1 ⁄ […]

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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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al Quinoa Cranberry Squash Spoons (2)

Quinoa, Cranberry and Squash Spoons

Serves: 16-20 Free of: gluten and all top allergens except sulphites (vinegar) Ingredients 2 cups (475 mL) butternut squash, diced 3 tbsp olive oil 2 cups (475 mL) white or red quinoa, cooked according to instructions 1/2 cup (125 mL) dried Cranberries 1/2 cup (125 mL) green onion, sliced 1/4 cup (60 mL) parsley, chopped 2 tbsp seasoned […]

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Crispy Duck Breast with Orange Sauce

Serves 4-6 Free of: Gluten and top allergens Ingredients 2 large duck breasts salt and pepper 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 4 shallots, minced 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 cups (475 mL) freshly squeezed orange juice 2 cups (475 mL) chicken stock [Look for allergen-free, gluten-free brand] 1 tbsp cornstarch Method Using a sharp […]

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Maple Glazed Parsnips and Carrots

Serves 4-6 Free of: Gluten and top allergens Ingredients 3 large parsnips, peeled, thinly sliced 4 large carrots, peeled, thinly sliced 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 1 ⁄4 cup (60 mL) maple syrup 1 tbsp (15 mL) fresh thyme Pinch salt and pepper Method Heat oven to 350˚ F. In a large bowl, combine […]

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Braised Chicken in Apple Cider and Maple Glazed Parsnips and Carrots

Chicken Braised in Apple Cider

Serves 4 Free of: Gluten and top allergens Ingredients 4 boneless chicken breasts (skin on) 4 slices pancetta (or bacon), diced* 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 4 shallots, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 tbsp (15 mL) fresh thyme, finely chopped 4 cups (950 mL) fresh apple cider Method In a large skillet, heat […]

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