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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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Twice-Baked Potatoes with Horseradish and Chives

Serves 4-6 Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 6-8 small baking potatoes, washed 2 tbsp olive oil 1 tsp sea salt 1/4 cup (60  mL) butter alternative (e.g. Earth Balance) 1/4 cup (60 mL) prepared horseradish – plain, not creamy style (check ingredients label for allergens) 1 small bunch chives, finely chopped Method Heat […]

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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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Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash

Serves 6 (or 3 as a main course) Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 3 medium-sized acorn squash, halves and seeded 1/4 cup (60 mL) water 2 cups (475 mL) quinoa, cooked 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 1 cup (250 mL) red or orange bell pepper, diced 1 zucchini, diced 1 small red onion, […]

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Allergy-Friendly Pad Thai

By Cybele Pascal Pad Thai used to be one of my favorite foods, until my allergies to fish, shellfish, and wheat blew up. In its traditional form, this is one of the world’s most allergenic foods since it contains wheat/gluten, soy, fish, shellfish, eggs and peanuts. I decided it was time to conquer this amazing […]

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Go-To Gluten-Free Flour Blends

Gluten-free baking expert Laurie Sadowski shares insider tips in Flour Power in our Fall 2013 issue. As a supplement, she has provided some of her favorite homemade gluten-free flour blend recipes in larger batches to keep on hand. For storage, these flour blends can be kept in an airtight container until needed for use. For […]

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Strawberry Shortcake Waffles

Photo By: Hannah Kaminsky   These biscuit-like waffles have a delicate vanilla flavor that pairs beautifully with fresh strawberries and coconut whip. Freeze any leftovers and pop them in the toaster on busy mornings. –Alisa Fleming Free of: Gluten and all top allergens Makes 6 servings Ingredients 1 pound (450 g) fresh strawberries, hulled and […]

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Watermelon and Herb Salad

Serves 4-6 Free of: gluten and all top allergens Ingredients 1/2 watermelon 2 cups assorted tomatoes*, chopped 1 cup cucumber, diced 1 avocado, diced 1/2 cup each, fresh basil, mint and chives, chopped 1/4 cup fresh lime juice 1/4 cup olive oil salt and pepper Method Remove skin from watermelon and dice the flesh. Place […]

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Cybele Pascal’s Rice Milk Mayonnaise

By Cybele Pascal Makes about 1 cup Free of: gluten and all top allergens To emulsify the mayonnaise properly, you must incorporate the oil very slowly. Once thickened, feel free to add fresh herbs for a seasonal variation. Ingredients 1/3 cup (80 mL) plain rice milk, chilled 1 1/2 tsp (7.5 mL) lemon juice 1/8 […]

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Classic Creamy Macaroni Salad

Classic Creamy Macaroni Salad

Excerpted from “The Perfect Picnic” food feature in the new Summer issue of Allergic Living magazine. By Cybele Pascal Serves 4 to 6 Free of: gluten and top allergens Pasta salad may seem like a no-brainer for a summer picnic, but gluten-free pasta can get tough after a few hours, and allergy-friendly mayo isn’t always […]

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