Posts Tagged: baking

Goddess Apple Cake with a Meringue Topping (gluten-free)
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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

Goddess Apple Cake with a Meringue Topping (gluten-free)
/ 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

Cinnamon Financiers with Apples and Walnuts (Gluten-Free)
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/10/04/cinnamon-financiers-with-apples-and-walnuts-gluten-free/
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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

Cinnamon Financiers with Apples and Walnuts (Gluten-Free)
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/10/04/cinnamon-financiers-with-apples-and-walnuts-gluten-free/
/ 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

Anise Shortbread with Chocolate, Figs and Almonds (Gluten-Free)
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/09/20/anise-shortbread-with-chocolate-figs-and-almonds-gluten-free/
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Anise Shortbread with Chocolate, Figs and Almonds (Gluten-Free)

This cookie is a container for some of my favourite flavour combinations.   Chocolate and figs (Fresh Fig and Chocolate Tart).  Fig and Almond (Marzipan Cake with Baked Figs).  Anise and Almond (Almond Fennel Cake).   I tried these flavours in

Anise Shortbread with Chocolate, Figs and Almonds (Gluten-Free)
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/09/20/anise-shortbread-with-chocolate-figs-and-almonds-gluten-free/
/ Erin

Anise Shortbread with Chocolate, Figs and Almonds (Gluten-Free)

This cookie is a container for some of my favourite flavour combinations.   Chocolate and figs (Fresh Fig and Chocolate Tart).  Fig and Almond (Marzipan Cake with Baked Figs).  Anise and Almond (Almond Fennel Cake).   I tried these flavours in

Gluten-Free Blackberry, Apple, Plum Cobbler
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/08/17/blackberry-apple-plum-crumble-gluten-free-gabriola-island/
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Blackberry, Apple, Plum Crumble (Gluten-Free)/ Gabriola Island!

My husband and I are currently visiting my mother on Gabriola Island, where almost exactly three years ago, we were married.  It has been a spectacular trip, so far mostly focused on seeing beloved family and friends.  We had a day

Gluten-Free Blackberry, Apple, Plum Cobbler
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/08/17/blackberry-apple-plum-crumble-gluten-free-gabriola-island/
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Blackberry, Apple, Plum Crumble (Gluten-Free)/ Gabriola Island!

My husband and I are currently visiting my mother on Gabriola Island, where almost exactly three years ago, we were married.  It has been a spectacular trip, so far mostly focused on seeing beloved family and friends.  We had a day

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Fresh Peaches with Meringues / Farmshare cooking

Okay, while we are on the topic of simple desserts to make with local, seasonal stone fruit, here’s a good one.  The combination of juicy fresh peaches and cloud like, nut studded meringues really works.  Sometimes meringues fail to puff up

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Fresh Peaches with Meringues / Farmshare cooking

Okay, while we are on the topic of simple desserts to make with local, seasonal stone fruit, here’s a good one.  The combination of juicy fresh peaches and cloud like, nut studded meringues really works.  Sometimes meringues fail to puff up

Adaptable Fresh Fruit and 
Mascarpone Tart
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/07/26/adaptable-fresh-fruit-and-mascarpone-tart-gluten-free-or-not-farmshare-cooking/
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Adaptable Fresh Fruit and Mascarpone Tart (gluten-free or not)- Farmshare Cooking

I’ve been very busy.  I worked 12-16 hour days all last week.  So, I have not had a whole lot of time to cook.  The craziness is over now.  I have this weekend off, and next week I go back

Adaptable Fresh Fruit and 
Mascarpone Tart
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/07/26/adaptable-fresh-fruit-and-mascarpone-tart-gluten-free-or-not-farmshare-cooking/
/ Erin

Adaptable Fresh Fruit and Mascarpone Tart (gluten-free or not)- Farmshare Cooking

I’ve been very busy.  I worked 12-16 hour days all last week.  So, I have not had a whole lot of time to cook.  The craziness is over now.  I have this weekend off, and next week I go back

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Strawberry Shortcake For Haters / Farmshare Cooking

FARMSHARE WEEK 3 Here is the report on Week #3 of my farmshare.  Last week I got… Garlic Scapes- made into White Bean, Garlic Scape, Lemon dip.  I also made some scape pesto, but did not love it.  These were eaten

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/ Erin

Strawberry Shortcake For Haters / Farmshare Cooking

FARMSHARE WEEK 3 Here is the report on Week #3 of my farmshare.  Last week I got… Garlic Scapes- made into White Bean, Garlic Scape, Lemon dip.  I also made some scape pesto, but did not love it.  These were eaten