Showing posts with label gluten-free cooking. Show all posts
Showing posts with label gluten-free cooking. Show all posts

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Delicious Gluten-Free Strawberry Ice Cream


My family loves this delicious "Gluten-Free Strawberry Ice Cream". You'll need an ice cream machine for this recipe.

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Ingredients


4 large egg's yokes
1 cup heavy cream
1 cup whole milk
2/3 cup sugar
1 cup finely chopped fresh ripe strawberries

Directions

Change your beater to whisk on your mixer.

Place in the mixing bowl the egg yokes and sugar.

Whisk until light and fluffy; like whip cream.

In a small pot add milk, heavy cream and strawberries. Fresh fruit is always best but you can use frozen.

Constantly whisking bring to just before it starts to boil but you see steam releasing from the mixture.

Turn off heat.

While constantly whisking add one ladle of egg and sugar mixture slowly until you have added all of the mixture into the milk.

Return to high heat constantly whisking and cook for 5 minutes.

Remove from heat and place in fridge for 1 hour or until the mixture has cooled.

Pour the mixture into the ice cream machine and turn on. Usually takes about 45 minutes for the machine to make the ice cream.

Put ice cream in an airtight container and set in the freezer for at least 30 minutes to  1 hour.

Serve.



Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Gluten-Free Double Pie Crust


The Perfect Gluten-Free Pastry for Extra Large Double Pie Crust 


Ingredients

2 ¾ cup Gluten-Free all purpose flour
1 Teaspoon sea salt
1 cup butter flavored shortening
8 – 9 Tablespoons ice cold water

Directions


Sift together flour and salt.
Cut in shortening with pastry cutter or butter knives.
Add water 1 tbsp at a time to carefully form a ball.
Divide ball in two.
Chill in refrigerator for 1 hour

Roll on floured surface or between sheets of wax paper to desired diameter.


Gluten-Free Spicy & Sweet Squash Chips

Squash Chips

This "Gluten-Free Spicy & Sweet Squash Chips" recipe was given to me by Granny Mildred Anderson is delicious. They always grow tons of squash every year and this recipe is a great way to use it! 


Ingredients

2 large yellow squash; sliced thinly
2 Teaspoons salt
1 Teaspoon cumin powder
1 Teaspoon paprika powder
1 Teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper
½  to 1 Teaspoon ground cayenne pepper
¼ C melted butter
1 cups unsalted nuts; finely chopped
2 cup Parmesan cheese; finely shredded

For Sweet Only

1 cup sugar
Substitute ½ tsp nutmeg for ground black pepper
Substitute ¼ tsp cloves for cayenne pepper
Leave out cumin & Parmesan

Directions

Preheat oven to 325̊.

Grease 2 foil lined cookie sheet.

Combine dry ingredients in small bowl.

Mix dry ingredients into melted butter.

Stir in nuts and toss until entirely covered.
Divide between baking sheets and spread evenly.
Bake 25-27 min, stirring every 10 min.
Cool on wax paper, and store in airtight container.

Gluten-Free Caribbean Stew

Caribbean Sweet Potato & Bean Stew

This "Gluten-Free Caribbean Sweet Potato & Bean Stew" is a vitamin packed stew that combines sweet and spicy flavors for an extraordinary taste.  

Ingredients
2 medium sweet potatoes (about 1 lb), peeled and cut into 1-inch cubes
2 cups frozen cut green beans
1 can (15 ounces) black beans, rinsed and drained
1 can (14 ½ ounces) vegetable broth
1 small onion, sliced
2 teaspoons Caribbean jerk seasoning
½ teaspoon dried thyme
¼ teaspoon salt
¼ teaspoon cinnamon
Sea Salt and pepper to taste
⅓ cup slivered almonds
Hot pepper sauce, optional

Directions
Combine sweet potatoes, green and black beans, broth, onion, jerk seasoning, thyme, salt and cinnamon in slow cooker.
Cover; cook on low for 5 to 6 hours or until vegetables are tender.
Meanwhile, preheat oven to 350°F. 

Spread almonds in single layer on baking sheet. 

Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until golden brown, stirring frequently.
Season to taste with sea salt and pepper. 

Sprinkle with almonds. 

Serve with hot pepper sauce, if desired.

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Gluten Free Donut Holes

Donut Holes

This "Gluten-Free Donut Holes" are easy make and delicious. Your children and grandchildren will love them.

Ingredients 


1 cup soy milk

1 large egg
2 cups all-purpose Gluten- Free Flour
1/2 Teaspoon Stevia
4 1/2 Teaspoons baking powder
1/2 Teaspoon sea salt
1/4 cup (1/2 stick) unsalted butter, melted

Directions


Add the vegetable oil to a large, heavy-bottomed pot. 

Attach the deep-fry thermometer to the pot and heat to 350ºF. 

Line a baking sheet with paper towels.In a small bowl, whisk together the milk and the egg.

In a separate medium bowl, whisk together the flour, stevia, baking powder and salt. 

Stir the milk-egg mixture into the dry ingredients, then stir in the melted butter, mixing until a soft dough forms.

Once the oil has reached 350ºF, use a ice cream scoop to drop about 1 tablespoon scoops of dough into the oil, careful not to overcrowd the pan. 

Fry the doughnut holes, flipping them in the oil, for about 2 minutes or until they're golden brown. 

Using a slotted spoon, transfer the doughnut holes to the paper towel-lined baking sheet. 
Allow the doughnut holes to cool slightly. 

If you want you can roll them in powdered sugar, brown sugar or cinnamon & sugar.


Gluten Free Pizza Dough


A gluten-free diet doesn't mean you have to do without all your favorite foods it just means you have to cook your own food this "Gluten-Free Pizza Dough" recipe is absolutely delicious. Try it the next time you want a pizza.


Ingredients 

1½ cups All Purpose Gluten-free Flour Blend
1 tablespoon dry active yeast
½ teaspoon kosher or fine sea salt
½ teaspoon agave nectar, sugar or honey
2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil

2/3 cup tap water (around 110 degrees is perfect)

Directions



    1. Pour 2/3 cup warm water into small bowl; stir in yeast. 
    1. Let stand until yeast dissolves, about 5 minutes.
    1. Brush large bowl lightly with olive oil. 
    1. Mix 1 1/2 cups flour, sugar, and salt in processor. 
    1. Add yeast mixture and 3 tablespoons oil; process until dough forms a sticky ball. 
    1. Transfer to lightly floured surface. 
    1. Knead the dough until smooth, adding more flour by tablespoonfuls if dough is very sticky, about 1 minute. 
    1. Transfer to prepared bowl; turn dough in bowl to coat with oil. 
    1. Cover bowl with a dish towel and let dough rise in warm draft-free area until doubled in volume, about 1 hour. 
    1. Hit down dough. 
    1. Rolling out the dough according to recipe instructions. 
    1. Start in center of dough, working outward toward edges but not rolling over them.


Friday, September 29, 2017

Gluten-Free Oven Roasted Mushrooms



If you've never tasted "Gluten-Free Oven Roasted Mushrooms" get ready for a delicious juicy, caramelized mouth full of Heaven.

Ingredients 

20 ounces of mixed button mushrooms
3 tablespoons olive oil 
2 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into pieces
5 cloves garlic, smashed 
2 pinches Sea Salt
¼ cup finely chopped parsley 

Directions

Trim end of steam, rinse, place spread out on towel let mushrooms dry off.

Melt butter in a small sauce pan and remove from heat.

Add to the butter olive oil, garlic, sea salt and 1/2 the parsley mix.

Preheat the oven to 325º. 

Scatter the mushrooms on a large baking sheet and roast, stirring occasionally, until liquid has released and evaporated, about 35 minutes.

Drizzle 1/2 butter mixture over mushrooms mix until all the mushrooms are coated.

Return to oven and roast for another 20-25 minutes.

Place cooked mushroom buttons in a large bowl. 

Pour rest of butter mixture over the mushrooms, add rest of the parsley and mix until mushrooms are fully coated.

Server. 

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Gluten-Free Red Velvet Mug Cake


This "Gluten-Free Red Velvet Mug Cake" recipe is a delicious traditional cake just in a mug.


Ingredients 

1 large egg
3 Tablespoon any oil of your choice
1 Teaspoon liquid red food coloring
1 Tablespoon buttermilk
1 Teaspoon pure vanilla extract
2 Tablespoon sugar
1 Tablespoon cocoa powder
Tablespoon of Gluten Free all-purpose flour
Pinch of sea salt
1 Teaspoon cider, white, white wine, or rice vinegar


Topping 


The richness of the coco is so good and not to much.

Cream Cheese Frosting

Directions

Mix together in your mug then microwave for 1 min 30 sec. 
When done let it cool down before adding the cream cheese frosting on top.







Sunday, August 2, 2015

How to Make Gluten-Free Bread in Five Minutes

Breads

by WGN
on 10/28/2014

Having fresh gluten-free bread every day is simple with this quick and easy recipe.



























Going Gluten-Free Could Get You a Tax Break






























by Newsy Trending
on 3/2/2015

If a doctor advises you to remove gluten from your diet, you could get a tax deduction on the amount you spend on gluten-free foods.




Saturday, August 1, 2015

How to Make Gluten Free Buttermilk Pancakes With Blueberry Cinnamon Compote



Buttermilk Pancakes With Blueberry
























by Scott
on 7/20/2015

Nina Parker shows you an alternative pancake recipe, great for starting your morning with a bit of a treat. They're even made with spelt flour, which is good for you and gluten free.




How Is Gluten Free Cooking Different From Regular Cooking


























by Wochit News
on 6/26/2015

Sometimes in life, it is necessary to step back and look at the things that matter. And one of those things is your health. You need to take care of yourselves, and it all comes down to the food you eat, which should be healthier for you to be healthier. And gluten-free cooking makes food healthier, but it also drastically changes the taste, since most ingredients available today include gluten.How to avoid these types of foods?Well, as a thumb rule, make sure to avoid processed foods.