Tag Archives: Gluten-free dessert

Gluten-Free Lemon Streusel Torte

I decided to hack an incredible cake created decades ago by the renowned cookbook writer and cooking teacher Carole Walter. It graced the cover of one of her well-known cookbooks, Great Cakes (Ballentine Books, 1993)

Gluten-Free Clafoutis and A Belated Happy Birthday Julia!

Ok, so I’m a little late. I didn’t forget. I’ve just been caught up in the frenzy that accompanies the shopping and packing of getting two kids off to college. Colleges that are hundreds of miles from home and involve airplane travel and concern about pilot strikes and hurricanes. But there is one thing I won’t have to worry about. Remember last August when I drove Alex (my oldest son) to LaGuardia Airport in New York City and my sunroof […]

Gluten-Free Chocolate Fudge Cake – No More Pioneer Woman Fantasies

After five cold, damp days without electricity, heat, phones, and Internet, I will never again daydream about life on the frontier. No more pioneer woman fantasies for me. Last week’s freakish, devastating October snowstorm left me perfectly happy to live in the present  – electric coffee pot at my side. All those long days of scrounging around in my pantry for food I could heat up in the dark (by holding a match to light the gas burners on my […]