Tag Archives: comfort food

GLUTEN-FREE PUMPKIN DOUGHNUTS

These new gluten-free pumpkin doughnuts have a delicate, light texture and a rich pumpkin taste laced with cinnamon, nutmeg and ginger. They are delicious — and they’re simple to make.

Gluten-Free Walnut Sandwich Bread

The days have been long and cold and filled with snow and ice here in the northeast. It’s the kind of weather that makes you want to cook low-simmering stews and fragrant soup and fill the house with the scent of delicious food. So early this morning, with another storm heading my way, I hauled out a much-used soup pot, a couple bags of split peas, and a frozen ham bone leftover from the holidays and set to work. I […]

Gluten-Free Pecan Pie Bars and No Good, Very Bad Super Storm

  I meant to write about my recipe for pecan pie bars at the beginning of last week but I was punched down by a super-storm. We lost electric power for eight long days and nights. I lit candles and walked around with a flashlight. I ate pasta more times in a week than I usually do in three months (it’s easy to cook on a gas stove top). I drank hot chocolate with marshmallows every single day (yes, really). […]

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Gluten-Free Easter Babka and Bread Baking Woes

Subtitle: and why it’s not good to bake when you are in a rush and doing too many things at the same time. I thought it would be nice to make a little gluten-free babka for Easter this year. Some years I make the Hot Cross Buns from Gluten-Free Baking Classics, and in others, I make the European Yeast Coffee Cake recipe from the next page of the same book. But this year, I turned all the way to the […]