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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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“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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Cinnamon Roll Pancakes

You can easily master this fun cinnamon swirling technique.

Posted in Allergy Safe Recipes, Breads, Cakes, Cupcakes, Celiac, Gluten-free, Dessert, Eggs, Fall, Fish, For Kids, Milk/Dairy, Mustard, Other Desserts, Other Legumes, Peanut, Sesame, Shellfish, Soy, Sulphites, Tree Nuts, Wheat, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
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Triple Chocolate Brownie Cones

What a treat for kids! Free of gluten and all top allergens

Posted in Allergy Safe Recipes, Birthday, Cakes, Cupcakes, Cakes, Cupcakes, Cakes, Cupcakes, Celiac, Gluten-free, Dessert, Eggs, Fall, Fish, For Kids, GF Baking, Milk/Dairy, Mustard, Other Legumes, Peanut, Sesame, Shellfish, Soy, Spring, Sulphites, Summer, Tree Nuts, Wheat, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
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Allergy-Friendly ‘Cheesy’ Pepperoni Pizza with Roasted Tomato Sauce

Creative tricks put this delicious favorite back on the diary-free and gluten-free menu.  By Alisa Fleming  Makes one 12 inch pizza Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Years ago I learned the wonders of gluten-free pizza from the great Carol Fenster in her book, Cooking Free*.  Since that time, I’ve experimented with several variations of her classic crusts; this adapted […]

Posted in Allergen, Diet, Allergy Safe Recipes, Celiac, Gluten-free, Eggs, Fall, Fish, For Kids, GF Lunches, Lunches, Main Dishes, Milk/Dairy, Mustard, Other Legumes, Peanut, Sesame, Shellfish, Soy, Spring, Sulphites, Summer, Tree Nuts, Wheat, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
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Caramel Apple Oat Bars

By Alisa Fleming Though they still qualify as dessert, these are lower in fat than ordinary bar cookies, and packed with gluten-free oats for a healthy dose of fiber. Makes 12 bars Free of: gluten, and all top allergens Ingredients 1 1/2 tbsp + 1 1/2 cups gluten-free quick or rolled oats, divided 2/3 cup packed […]

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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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Easy Allergy-Friendly Fudge

Recipe courtesy of Cybele Pascal. Free of: All top allergens and gluten. Makes 16 2-inch squares. Equipment Needed: 8x8x2-inch baking pan, parchment paper, large whisk, 1 rubber spatula, large mixing bowl, large microwave safe mixing bowl, dry measuring cups, liquid measuring cups, measuring spoons, large chef’s knife, Ingredients 3 cups corn-free confectioners’ sugar (Whole Foods […]

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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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Potato, Parsnip and Pear Latkes

  Serves 4-6 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens   Ingredients 1 large Yukon gold potato, peeled 2 medium parsnips, peeled 1  large pear, peeled 2 eggs or equivalent egg replacer 2 tbsp all-purpose gluten-free flour or 1 1/2 tbsp matzo meal Few pinches salt and pepper 1 ⁄ 2 cup (125 mL) vegetable […]

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