Posts Tagged: baking

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Gluten-Free Cardamom Bread

This is a chewy, yeasted bread.  It’s not sweet, although it is perfumed with cardamom and studded with walnuts, dates and raisins.  It’s best toasted and slathered with salted butter.   I like it for breakfast, tea or with afternoon coffee

/ Erin

Gluten-Free Cardamom Bread

This is a chewy, yeasted bread.  It’s not sweet, although it is perfumed with cardamom and studded with walnuts, dates and raisins.  It’s best toasted and slathered with salted butter.   I like it for breakfast, tea or with afternoon coffee

/ Erin

Grown Up German Chocolate Cake (gluten-free or not)

Last week, I made myself a German chocolate cake for my 41st birthday.  I have fond childhood memories of German chocolate cake, but I suspected that as an adult it would be too sweet.   I recently bought some turtles (chocolate

/ Erin

Grown Up German Chocolate Cake (gluten-free or not)

Last week, I made myself a German chocolate cake for my 41st birthday.  I have fond childhood memories of German chocolate cake, but I suspected that as an adult it would be too sweet.   I recently bought some turtles (chocolate

/ Erin

Kook-Kwee Inspired Macadamia and Coconut Shortbread (gluten-free and vegan)

This will be the last of my Hawaii food nostalgia posts for a while.  Cook-Kwees Maui cookie company produce wildly popular crisp shortbread cookies.  My favourite variety includes coconut and macadamia nuts.  I consumed a truly terrifying quantity of these

/ Erin

Kook-Kwee Inspired Macadamia and Coconut Shortbread (gluten-free and vegan)

This will be the last of my Hawaii food nostalgia posts for a while.  Cook-Kwees Maui cookie company produce wildly popular crisp shortbread cookies.  My favourite variety includes coconut and macadamia nuts.  I consumed a truly terrifying quantity of these

/ Erin

Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues

I know,  it’s Valentine’s and I am supposed to be posting some sort of gooey chocolate dessert.  The truth is that I am just not always in the mood for chocolate.  Anyway meringues use cooking alchemy to make something special

/ Erin

Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues

I know,  it’s Valentine’s and I am supposed to be posting some sort of gooey chocolate dessert.  The truth is that I am just not always in the mood for chocolate.  Anyway meringues use cooking alchemy to make something special

/ Erin

Passionfruit Cream Pie in a Coconut Crust (gluten-free and vegan)

I apologize for my month-long absence!  I have been traveling, and truly enjoying not looking at a computer more than for a few moments once or twice a week.  Over Christmas and New Year I was on Maui with my

/ Erin

Passionfruit Cream Pie in a Coconut Crust (gluten-free and vegan)

I apologize for my month-long absence!  I have been traveling, and truly enjoying not looking at a computer more than for a few moments once or twice a week.  Over Christmas and New Year I was on Maui with my

/ Erin

Boxing Day Almond Spice Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Happy Boxing Day!  There are some conflicting ideas out there about what Boxing Day is, what the name means, and why it is a holiday.  My mum says that December 26th was the de facto Christmas for all of the

/ Erin

Boxing Day Almond Spice Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Happy Boxing Day!  There are some conflicting ideas out there about what Boxing Day is, what the name means, and why it is a holiday.  My mum says that December 26th was the de facto Christmas for all of the

/ Erin

Goat Cheese and Autumn Vegetable Tart with a Gluten-Free Poppy Seed Crust

I make this tart a lot.  It like to serve it to guests with a Spicy Beet Salad with Horseradish and maybe some duck pate and radishes.  I like to take  the leftovers to work for lunch the next day. 

/ Erin

Goat Cheese and Autumn Vegetable Tart with a Gluten-Free Poppy Seed Crust

I make this tart a lot.  It like to serve it to guests with a Spicy Beet Salad with Horseradish and maybe some duck pate and radishes.  I like to take  the leftovers to work for lunch the next day. 

/ Erin

Sour Cream Apple Pie with Walnut Crumb Topping (Gluten-Free)/ Les Fantome du Passe Determinent les Fruit de la Tarte

Many people, in many cultures agree that today is the day to share something sweet with loved ones who have already passed on.  Some people celebrate Dia De Los Muertos and others call it All Saints’ Day or All Souls’

/ Erin

Sour Cream Apple Pie with Walnut Crumb Topping (Gluten-Free)/ Les Fantome du Passe Determinent les Fruit de la Tarte

Many people, in many cultures agree that today is the day to share something sweet with loved ones who have already passed on.  Some people celebrate Dia De Los Muertos and others call it All Saints’ Day or All Souls’

/ Erin

Goddess Apple Cake with Meringue Topping (Gluten-Free)

This started out as a humble apple cake.  At first, my only goal was to make this cake gluten-free, but then I kept on making it.  Each time, I made just slight modifications and before I knew it the cake

/ Erin

Goddess Apple Cake with Meringue Topping (Gluten-Free)

This started out as a humble apple cake.  At first, my only goal was to make this cake gluten-free, but then I kept on making it.  Each time, I made just slight modifications and before I knew it the cake

/ Erin

Cinnamon Financiers with Apples and Walnuts (Gluten-free)

Brace yourself.  The apple recipes are coming.  I started lining up recipe ideas months ago in preparation for the apples that I knew would be coming in my farmshare.   I have not been receiving as many as I had

/ Erin

Cinnamon Financiers with Apples and Walnuts (Gluten-free)

Brace yourself.  The apple recipes are coming.  I started lining up recipe ideas months ago in preparation for the apples that I knew would be coming in my farmshare.   I have not been receiving as many as I had