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Rhubarb and Ginger Crisp

Serves: 6-8 Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients 3 cups rhubarb, washed, trimmed and sliced into 1/4-inch slices Zest and juice of 1 orange 1 cup cane sugar 2 cups strawberries, trimmed and quartered 1/2 cup crystallized ginger, diced Topping 1 cup all-purpose gluten-free flour 1 cup gluten-free oats 1 cup shredded organic coconut* 1/2 cup cane […]

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Allergy-Friendly Spiced Pear Cobbler

By Alisa Fleming Even though it’s gluten-free, this “cobbled” biscuit topping has a delicious scone-like flavor and texture. I prefer to make it with flaxseeds instead of xanthan gum, as we like the tender cake-like crumb, but if you want a firmer biscuit topping, use the xanthan. Makes 7-9 Servings Free of: Gluten and all […]

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Advice on: Substituting Cream in Dessert Recipes

My go-to substitute for heavy cream in sweet recipes is coconut cream. Despite the name, coconut cream contains no dairy. It’s made purely from puréed coconut, but has a rich, creamy texture. Like dairy cream, coconut cream is high in saturated fat, allowing it to solidify at cooler temperatures. Thus, coconut cream can be whipped, […]

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Date and Ginger Apples en Croute

Serves 4 Free of: All top allergens, except wheat and dairy (alternatives suggested for dairy). (See gluten-free alternative below). Ingredients 4 tart medium-sized apples 1⁄2 cup (125 mL) pitted dates, chopped 2 tbsp candied ginger, finely diced 1⁄4 tsp cinnamon 2½ cups (600 mL) all-purpose flour 2 tsp baking powder 1⁄2 tsp salt 2/3 cup […]

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Chocolate-Dipped Macaroons

Makes 12-14 Free of: All top allergens, except eggs Ingredients 4 egg whites* 300 g (3 cups) icing sugar 250 g (2 3/4 cups) shredded coconut [look for allergen-free brands] 1 tbsp lemon juice 1 cup (250 mL) dark chocolate**, melted *Note: There are alternatives to egg whites. For example, this one from Orgran. **See […]

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Apple & Plum Crumble

Serves 6 to 8 Free of: All top allergens, except dairy (alternative suggested). Ingredients 6 fuji apples, peeled, cored, halved. Cut each half into 6 cubes 6 red or black plums, pitted, quartered 2 tbsp lemon juice 1 tbsp ground cinnamon 2 cups (475 mL) rolled oats 1 cup (250 mL) brown sugar 1 cup […]

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