Posts Tagged: dessert

Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies
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Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Some recipes take a long time to work out.  I make them over and over adjusting the amounts of this or that.  This cookie recipe turned out well on the first try!  I recently developed a strong craving for a

Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies
/ Erin

Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Some recipes take a long time to work out.  I make them over and over adjusting the amounts of this or that.  This cookie recipe turned out well on the first try!  I recently developed a strong craving for a

Gluten-free Almond Fennel Cake
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/04/06/almond-fennel-cake-gluten-free-or-not/
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Almond Fennel Cake (Gluten-Free or Not)

Imagine that you are at Coney Island, or the Jersey Shore, or the county fair, or a street carnival that the local Catholic church throws to celebrate their Saint’s day.  You can smell fennel sausage on the grill, but you

Gluten-free Almond Fennel Cake
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/04/06/almond-fennel-cake-gluten-free-or-not/
/ Erin

Almond Fennel Cake (Gluten-Free or Not)

Imagine that you are at Coney Island, or the Jersey Shore, or the county fair, or a street carnival that the local Catholic church throws to celebrate their Saint’s day.  You can smell fennel sausage on the grill, but you

Halva Meringues
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Halva Meringues

In general, I was not allowed to eat sugar when I was little.  There were a few exceptions. My grandparents took care of me on weekends and gleefully fed me as much homemade pie and cake as they could while

Halva Meringues
/ Erin

Halva Meringues

In general, I was not allowed to eat sugar when I was little.  There were a few exceptions. My grandparents took care of me on weekends and gleefully fed me as much homemade pie and cake as they could while

Light Hazelnut Cake with Flecks of Bittersweet Chocolate (gluten-free or not)
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Light Hazelnut Cake with Flecks of Bittersweet Chocolate (gluten-free or not)

First of all, I am aware that my blog gives the impression that I am eating nothing but cakes and cookies with the occasional serving of Indian food lately. Not true!  I have just been making a lot of food

Light Hazelnut Cake with Flecks of Bittersweet Chocolate (gluten-free or not)
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Light Hazelnut Cake with Flecks of Bittersweet Chocolate (gluten-free or not)

First of all, I am aware that my blog gives the impression that I am eating nothing but cakes and cookies with the occasional serving of Indian food lately. Not true!  I have just been making a lot of food

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Walnut, Lemon and Cardamom Cake (gluten-free)

I think that I am supposed to be sharing healthful recipes for foods that will assuage the guilt of the holidays.  But I am not feeling particularly guilty about having eaten well over the last few weeks, so I’m sharing

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Walnut, Lemon and Cardamom Cake (gluten-free)

I think that I am supposed to be sharing healthful recipes for foods that will assuage the guilt of the holidays.  But I am not feeling particularly guilty about having eaten well over the last few weeks, so I’m sharing

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Sticky, Boozy Chocolate Plum Pudding Cake (Gluten-free or not)

This is such a deeply satisfying dessert.  The bittersweet chocolate, the plums and the booze all combine to make for a very grown up sort of treat.  These cakes would be amazing for Christmas, Christmas Eve or boxing day desert….I

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Sticky, Boozy Chocolate Plum Pudding Cake (Gluten-free or not)

This is such a deeply satisfying dessert.  The bittersweet chocolate, the plums and the booze all combine to make for a very grown up sort of treat.  These cakes would be amazing for Christmas, Christmas Eve or boxing day desert….I

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Oat Cookies that Embrace Complexity (gluten-free)

I was raised by a single mom.  She married my kind, adventurous and frequently infuriating step father when I was nine,  but, by then a complicated child rearing system was well in place.  The system involved grandparents, the expectation that

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Oat Cookies that Embrace Complexity (gluten-free)

I was raised by a single mom.  She married my kind, adventurous and frequently infuriating step father when I was nine,  but, by then a complicated child rearing system was well in place.  The system involved grandparents, the expectation that

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Black Sesame and Ginger Poached Pear Tart (Gluten-free)

This tart would be good as part of a fancy tea menu, although I mostly packed it for lunch and ate it along with cold soup.  Are you noticing the packed lunch theme across the recent posts here?  That is

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Black Sesame and Ginger Poached Pear Tart (Gluten-free)

This tart would be good as part of a fancy tea menu, although I mostly packed it for lunch and ate it along with cold soup.  Are you noticing the packed lunch theme across the recent posts here?  That is

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Tea Time in Taipei/ Black Sesame and Lemon Tea Cake (gluten-free)

This October, my husband and I returned to Taiwan for two weeks.   This is our third time traveling to Taiwan, and we love it more each time we visit!  Last year, we were teaching a puppetry workshop for the

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Tea Time in Taipei/ Black Sesame and Lemon Tea Cake (gluten-free)

This October, my husband and I returned to Taiwan for two weeks.   This is our third time traveling to Taiwan, and we love it more each time we visit!  Last year, we were teaching a puppetry workshop for the

Gluten-Free Salted Almond Tart Crust 
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2013/10/05/an-aphrodisiac-tart-with-fresh-figs-dark-chocolate-and-salted-almond-crust-gluten-free/
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An Aphrodisiac Tart with Fresh Figs, Dark Chocolate and Salted Almond Crust (gluten-free)

Usually when I come up with a new  gluten-free dessert recipe, it takes me a few tries to get it right.  This one turned out perfect right away.   In fact, this may be one of the best things I

Gluten-Free Salted Almond Tart Crust 
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2013/10/05/an-aphrodisiac-tart-with-fresh-figs-dark-chocolate-and-salted-almond-crust-gluten-free/
/ Erin

An Aphrodisiac Tart with Fresh Figs, Dark Chocolate and Salted Almond Crust (gluten-free)

Usually when I come up with a new  gluten-free dessert recipe, it takes me a few tries to get it right.  This one turned out perfect right away.   In fact, this may be one of the best things I