Recipes

How to Use Gelatin and Agar Agar in Gluten-Free Cooking

  Gelatin and agar agar powder can be used interchangably in gluten-free recipes, but what are the differences in these gluten-free ingredients and why are they used in some gluten-free recipes?   Gelatin Most cooks are familiar with gelatin- the stuff that makes Jello gel. You can find it in virtually every market, usually as Knox brand gelatin. Gelatin is ...

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Gluten Free Halloween Rice Krispy Treats

My family will be making these classic treats for many occasions.  The kids LOVE helping to make these sweet treats and they couldn’t be any easier.  4 ingredients and you are done. 5 Tablespoons butter or non-dairy butter (we use Earth Balance Buttery Sticks) 1 bag of 40 marshmallows 7 cups of Gluten Free Rice Krispies (Kelloggs are NOT gluten ...

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Gluten-Free Pumpkin Pancakes 3 Ways – Plain, with Apples or with Pecans!

This recipe for gluten-free pumpkin pancakes 3 ways makes a light, spiced gluten-free pancake no matter how you make them- plain, with chopped apples or with chopped pecans. For a gluten and dairy free pancake, substitute coconut milk, or your favorite dairy free milk substitute for milk. Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 15 minutes Total Time: 25 minutes Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups canned light coconut ...

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Easy Gluten Free Halloween Sandwich Cookies

Looking for the perfect easy-to-prepare treat to take to a Halloween party? Or maybe you want to send something special in your children’s lunch?  These cookies are perfect because you can make them as you need them and you don’t even need to bake!  There is no need to make an entire batch.  Just keep the ingredients on hand and ...

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Gluten Free Recipe: Cousin Dee’s Sweet Potato Pancakes!

  This is an adaptation of my cousin’s recipe, which she so graciously shared with our family. The thing I love about these sweet potato pancakes is the flavor profile that the raw almond butter delivers. After all this time of not eating wheat, what is often missing in gluten-free recipes is the earthy nuttiness that wheat-based recipes have. The almonds ...

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Gluten Free Baking FAQs

Hello to everyone and many thanks to GlutenFreeNetworks.com for inviting me to participate in their Halloween/Fall event. I’d like to take this opportunity to share with you what I’ve learned about baking gluten-free quick breads, such as Pumpkin Cornbread Squares, after 10 challenging months of adapting wheat flour recipes and experimenting with gluten-free flours, starches, and gums.  Here are some ...

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Gluten Free Spiced Apple Cakes

  When I heard that Gluten Free Works were encouraging bloggers to contribute recipes for Halloween/Fall it set me to thinking about some apples that I needed to use up.  They had been given to me by a fellow gluten free friend on a recent visit and I wanted to do something with them other than make crumble.   I have ...

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Gluten-Free Halloween Party Ideas and Recipes

  If you have ever been in a social situation and can’t have the food around the buffet table, whether it’s related to allergies, religion or weight loss, it can be quite difficult.   What if it was the other way around? Imagine arriving and being able to eat everything! I thought it would be useful to create some ideas ...

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Gluten Free Caramel Corn Recipe

Homemade caramel corn is buttery, crunchy, sweet and best of all it’s naturally gluten free. And it’s so buttery fresh, a quality hard to find in a can or bag! If you like, use organic popcorn, butter, sugar and agave syrup for an extra special treat.   Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 1 hour Total Time: 1 hour, 15 minutes Ingredients:

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