Posts Tagged: baking

Gluten-Free Cardamom Bread
/ 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

Gluten-Free Cardamom Bread
/ 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

Grown Up Gluten-Free German Chocolate Cake
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/03/20/grown-up-german-chocolate-cake-gluten-free-or-not/
/ 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

Grown Up Gluten-Free German Chocolate Cake
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/03/20/grown-up-german-chocolate-cake-gluten-free-or-not/
/ 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

Kook-Kwee Inspired Cococnut Macadamia Nut Shortbread (gluten-free and vegan)
/ 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

Kook-Kwee Inspired Cococnut Macadamia Nut Shortbread (gluten-free and vegan)
/ 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

Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues
/ 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

Lemon Poppy Seed Meringues
/ 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

Lilikoi/ Passionfruit/ Maracuya
/ 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

Lilikoi/ Passionfruit/ Maracuya
/ 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

Almond Spice Cookies (Gluten-Free)
/ 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

Almond Spice Cookies (Gluten-Free)
/ 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

Goat Cheese and Autumn Vegetable Tart with a Gluten-Free Poppy Seed Crust
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/11/09/goat-cheese-and-autumn-vegetable-tart-with-a-gluten-free-poppy-seed-crust/
/ 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. 

Goat Cheese and Autumn Vegetable Tart with a Gluten-Free Poppy Seed Crust
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/11/09/goat-cheese-and-autumn-vegetable-tart-with-a-gluten-free-poppy-seed-crust/
/ 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.