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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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Honey Lemon Chicken

By Elana Amsterdam of Elana’s Pantry Serve this chicken at the table in the baking dish so your family can enjoy the drippings. My younger son likes to smother his steamed broccoli in them, while I eat the cooked garlic on Paleo bread. Serves 4 Free of: gluten and top allergens. Ingredients 1 whole chicken, 2 […]

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Super Detox Smoothies

By Hannah Kaminsky For a health reboot, make the blender your best friend in 2014. Free of: gluten and top allergens. Method To prepare any of these smoothies: Add all ingredients to a blender in the order listed and cover. Start the machine on low speed, gradually moving up to the highest setting once the whole […]

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Massaged Kale Salad with Pomegranate and Citrus

By Alisa Fleming Free of: gluten and all top allergens Kale is notoriously tough and a touch bitter, but massaging the leaves for just a few minutes makes them deliciously tender and mild. The dressing is light in flavor, but when combined with the bright sweet and sour notes of the fresh fruit, it really […]

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Alisa’s Advice: Secrets to Better Buttermilk

When it comes to brunch, everyone’s Grandma seems to have a favourite buttermilk pancake recipe. Pancakes don’t require buttermilk, but for that special version, you may be wondering how to substitute the key ingredient with a dairy-free alternative. Grandma might have obtained her buttermilk fresh from the farm, as the low-fat byproduct of milk churned into butter. But today’s store-bought versions are […]

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Baby Carrots With Tarragon and Orange

Serves 4-6 Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 3 small bunches baby carrots, washed, peeled 2 tbsp olive oil salt and pepper 1 orange, zested and juiced 1/4 (60 mL) cup brown sugar 2 tbsp fresh tarragon leaves, torn Method In a large sauté pan, heat oil over medium-high heat. Add carrots to pan in a […]

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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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Note on Dairy-Free Chocolate

By Alisa Fleming Many people assume that chocolate contains dairy, but pure chocolate is in fact dairy-free. True dark and semi-sweet chocolates are made with a base of cocoa solids (cocoa powder), cocoa butter and sugar. Though cocoa butter sounds like a dairy ingredient, it is actually the fatty portion of the cacao bean, and […]

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