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Gluten-Free Raspberry & Dark Chocolate Tart

Gluten-Free Raspberry & Dark Chocolate Tart

Remember when we had oh-so-many raspberries and made the Raspberries & Cream Ice Slice? Well, we had enough raspberries for a second dessert, and it needed chocolate. So I invented this tart. It’s deep, dark, and sinfully chocolatey. With not only a chocolate crust, but a silky chocolate ganache filling. And topped with raspberries for […]

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Tahini truffles

Tahini Truffles

There’s something about the crunch of the sesame seeds, the smoothness of the tahini and the richness of the chocolate that makes these so good and satisfying.

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Red Mole Chili Enchiladas

You know what I love?  Enchiladas.  They have become a staple around my house since I made my Kale & White Bean Enchiladas.  I’ve had enchiladas on the weekly rotation ever since, mixing it up a little by adding poblano peppers to the tomatillo & onion mixture when I’ve got them on hand. I thought […]

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What I learned from 5 Days Superfoods

Well, I have made it through Meghan’s 5 Days Superfoods Challenge, and enjoyed every minute of it!  I’ve come up with lots of new-to-me foods that are going to definitely be making an appearance in my regular routine. But . . . the one Superfood that I still am not in love with: dulse. I […]

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Mole Roasted Cauliflower Poppers

I adore roasted cauliflower.  Tossed with olive oil, and salt and pepper, and left in a hot (425 F) oven for 20 minutes… perfection.  And because they’re bite-sized, you can call them “Cauliflower Poppers” and feel like you’re having a real treat. I also adore anything “mole” (pronounced “moh-lay”).  The mole combination of chocolate and […]

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Daring Bakers’ Challenge: Gluten-Free Nanaimo Bars

You may remember from my Tofu Satay post, that I’ve joined an online cooking challenge: The Daring Cooks.  The group cooks a new (and shhh… secret) recipe every month, and forms a community around cooking the same recipe.  They also have a baking group: The Daring Bakers.  And I am hooked… this month was also […]

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Chocolate Milkshake Smoothie

Somehow, this combination of flavours tastes just like a chocolate milkshake.  And I’m happy to have a healthier chocolate smoothie for breakfast!  By using a frozen banana, you get a great consistency and it’s nice and cold.  If you don’t have a frozen banana on hand, feel free to use a fresh one and throw […]

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