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Roxi, my eldest dog – the Foodie!

Poor little Roxi has surgery yesterday on her left foot. Today she is running around like it didn’t happen. Remarkable! Here are 2 photos of her, one when I just got her home from Maleny Veterinary Services where everyone there is fabulous! The next one of her in the kitchen being my Sous-Chef as usual, […]

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Yummy Gluten Free Sandwich

Yummy Gluten Free Sandwich

This is a really yummy Gluten Free Sandwich. It is so easy to make and it’s really healthy as well. You can make Vegetarian and Vegan version of it too! I use any brand of Gluten Free Bread that you like to start with and toast the slices lightly on a flat sandwich toaster. Boil […]

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2013 Gluten Free Expo in Brisbane

The 2013 Gluten Free Food Expo is on again! Please note that we are moving to a different venue from last year: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre Friday 10 May 5pm to 9pm Saturday 11 May 9am to 3pm Visit www.glutenfreefoodexpo.org.au for further details. Sample and purchase gluten free foods and listen to informative presentations […]

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Lactose Content of Alternative Cheeses

I really love Buffalo Mozzarella, particularly the one made locally in Maleny. Well I had a pizza with Buffalo Mozzarella for dinner about 3 weeks ago and I was sick for 3 days. I am lactose intolerant but I normally still can eat hard cheeses without any bother. So it turns out that I am […]

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Gluten Free Beetroot Gnocchi, Beef Cheeks & Basil Pesto

Gluten Free Beetroot Gnocchi and Braised Beef Cheeks with Basil Pesto So my recipe turned out to be AMAZING!!! Here it is finally! Try it out it, it was so delicious I wanted another serving. INGREDIENTS GLUTEN FREE BEETROOT GNOCCHI 300 grams of starchy potato 100 grams of beetroot 170 grams of gluten free plain […]

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Beetroot Gnocchi

Beet Root Gnocchi

I have just finished making a batch of Gluten Free Beet Root Gnocchi and will be tasting it tonight, so once I do that I will post the entire recipe. I might be yuk! Who knows…   Anyway here is a photo of the ready to cook gnocchi…  

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I Heart Tomatoes grown in my garden

Coeliac Australia – New restaurants

Coeliac Australia – New restaurants Coeliac Asutralia have recently had some new additions to their online Restaurant and Food Stockist directory. Be sure to check out the directory for further details. Paleo Cafe, Cairns Cafe Lazumba, Tweed Heads Cafe 21 on Bulcock, Caloundra GFFM Gluten Free For Me, Maroochydore Happy Valley Retreat, Stanthorpe If you know […]

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My First Gluten Free Potato Gnocchi Order

I have had my first order for some Gluten & Lactose Free Potato Gnocchi, and the marvelous people who ordered were none other than our friends at Pomodoras, Jodi and Chris. THANKYOU!!! See my recipe for gnocchi in a previous post. Yummy…       The order was for 12 x 500 gram packets delivered […]

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Potato Gnocchi with Panchetta, Cream, Pecorino & Basil Sauce

Potato Gnocchi in Creamy, Pecorino, Pancetta and Basil Sauce

Potato gnocchi in creamy, pecorino, pancetta and basil sauce.   Italian Translation: gnocchi di patate con crema, salsa di basilico e pancetta fresca con tre bambini colorati peperoni, asparagi e condite con olio bianco tartufoinfuso semi d’uva INGREDIENTS Potato Gnocchi 6 slices of Gluten Free Pancetta (not too thin otherwise it falls apart) – Mild (or hot if you prefer) 220 grams of grated Pecorino Romano  – (Cheese made from Sheep’s […]

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Stuffed Tempura Zucchini Flowers

Antipasto Plate – Stuffed Zucchini Flowers in Tempura Batter

Antipasto Plate – Stuffed Zucchini Flowers  in Tempura Batter  Italian translation – antipasto piatto – fiori ripieni corgette in tempura battitore French translation – antipasto plaque – farcies fleurs en zucchina tempura   INGREDIENTS   1 Cup ofGluten Free Plain or multi purpose flour  1 Egg white  375 mls sparkling or carbonated water (cold from the fridge)  Vegetable Oil, enough for deep frying depending on the size of […]

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