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Recipe's Like: Baking With No Milk or Eggs
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Polenta Triangles with Roasted Red Peppers

Makes 14-16 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens, except dairy in optional cheese Ingredients 4 cups (1 litre) vegetable stock, halved into two 2-cup portions [Look for allergen-free, GF brands] 1 tsp (5 mL) salt 1 cup (250 mL) cornmeal 1 ⁄2 cup (125 mL) parmesan [optional], grated, plus extra for garnish vegetable oil […]

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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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Gluten-Free Pastry

With gluten-free anything, I think it’s important not to compare the gluten-free item with the wheat-flour counterpart. They truly are different things in every way. Pastry is no exception. The science of the dough is not the same, the handling and the end product are all a little different. So when setting out to make […]

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Working With Pastry

Pastry can be a tricky beast, so here are a couple of suggestions to make the roll-out go smoothly. 1. Heat is your enemy. Keep that in mind, and that it’s everywhere in the kitchen, especially on your hands. So once you have your pastry dough made, don’t handle it too much. – If you […]

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So You Think You Can’t Cook

When people tell me that they are afraid of cooking and especially baking, I always reassure them that anyone – I do mean anyone – can cook. In fact, if you put your mind to it, you can learn to do everything a kitchen pro can. Consider this: if you did the cooking task that […]

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Chef Simon's Borscht

Simon’s Borscht

Serves 4-6 Free of: All top allergens except mustard and gluten-free Ingredients 1 russet potato, peeled and diced 2 cups (475mL) red cabbage, sliced 4 small beets, peeled and diced 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 1 tbsp (15 mL) mustard seeds 1 sweet onion, diced 1 Granny Smith apple, peeled and grated 2 large plum tomatoes, diced 8 cups (2 L) […]

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Classic Beef Stew

Serves 6-8 Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free. Ingredients 2.2 lbs (1 kg) stewing beef 1 ⁄ 4 cup (60 mL) vegetable or olive oil 2  medium white onions, diced 12 cloves garlic, whole and peeled 4 carrots, peeled, diced 4 celery stalks, diced 12 button mushrooms 1 ⁄ 4 cup (60 mL) tomato […]

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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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Curried Butternut Squash Soup

Free of: All top allergens and gluten-free Ingredients 2 small butternut squash, halved lengthwise and seeded 2  tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 1 leek, halved lengthwise, washed, diced 1  sweet onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, diced 1½ to 2 tbsp (20 to 30 mL) curry paste [Look for allergen-free, g-f brand] 5 cups (1.2 L) […]

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No-Bread Sandwiches

For a light, gluten-free wrap, use the whole leaves of iceberg lettuce in place of bread. Here are two tasty fillings. Portabello Mushroom Omelette Fills 2 sandwiches Free of: All top allergens except egg and gluten-free. Ingredients 1 portabello mushroom, sliced 2 tbsp (30 mL) diced green zucchini 1 tbsp (15 mL) olive oil 2 […]

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