Gluten Free Pie and Tart Dough Recipe

This recipe puts together a few of my recipes I’ve tested over the years plus some methods I have read about on the internet.  It ends up being a very tasty and flaky pie/tart /crust! Pie Dough Flour Mix – No substitutions 1 1/4 cup brown rice flour 1 1/4 cup fine rice flour 1…

Gluten Free Strawberry Parfait Dessert

This is an easy recipe that you can use up some vanilla ice cream in your freezer.  Use either frozen or fresh sliced strawberries.  I make it in a 9 x 13 glass dish but you can also divide it up into individual parfait glasses.  Make sure you have enough ice cubes a day ahead…

Curried Beans and Ham Supper – gluten free

Simple but tasty recipe that is easy to put together.  Cut recipe in half to serve 2-3 Curried Beans and Ham Supper – serves 6 18 oz frozen green beans   ( or add as much as your family eats) 3 cups chicken broth (or water and 2 cubes gf chicken bouillon) 1 small onion, diced…

Retro Gluten Free Strawberry Jell-O Cheesecake

Another one of my favourites from years ago easily made gluten free! Retro Gluten Free Strawberry Jell-O Cheesecake    2 cups Mock Graham Wafer Crumbs 1/4 cup soft butter 1 egg, large 1 85 grams (3 oz)  lemon Jell-O 1 cup boiling water 1 8 oz pkg cream cheese, softened 3/4 cup icing sugar (powdered…

Retro No Bake Gluten Free Cheesecake

When I was in my teens and going to wedding showers held in our church basement often the dessert served was some form of jello cheese cake.  It’s a nice “light” version of cheesecake.  I make it with homemade “mock graham wafer” crumbs that are simple to make. No Bake Gluten Free Cheesecake Ingredients: 1…

Old Fashioned Lacey Cookies Gluten Free

  I was given a container of Lacey Cookies from Costco as a gift this Christmas- delicious!  Very addictive but not gluten free.  I Googled Lacey Cookie recipe and found a number of them.  The gluten free recipe had almond flour and I wanted to make one without  almond flour.  I used gluten free oats…

Gluten Free Chocolate Skor Bar Trifle

(A) Chocolate Cake :  Sift together into large mixing bowl: 1 cup rice flour (use the Asian kind as it’s not gritty) 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon guar gum or xanthan gum ** (B) Mix together and add to sifted…

Bacon and Sprouts Spagettii Carbonara

500 grams package bacon 1 lb Brussels sprouts, fresh (could substitute shredded cabbage, kale, spinach, peas etc.) 340 grams spaghetti pasta (i use President’s Choice gluten free) 2 large eggs 1 /2 cup Kraft Parmesan Cheese Method:  Dice bacon and place in large frying pan.  Fry until crisp. Remove some of the grease. Meanwhile place…

Gluten Free Cruellers

Kind of like “Timbits” for those who can’t … 2 cups cooked cold rice 3 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 2 1/4 teaspoons baking Powder 1/4 cup sweet rice flour 1/2 cup rice flour 1 teaspoon xanthan gum mix together. Drop by teaspoon full into 365* oil. Deep fry…