Easy and creamy Mac n Cheese

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Easy and creamy mac n cheese

  • Servings: 4-6
  • Time: 45 mins
  • Difficulty: easy
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Yes you can have mac n cheese!

Recipe by glutenfree lady

Ingredients

  • 1 cup (4 oz)
    gluten free elbow macaroni
  • 1 cup
    dairy free milk
  • 1 tablespoon
    dairy free spread
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon
    white rice flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon
    salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon
    pepper
  • 1 teaspoon
    Mrs. Dash original seasoning*
  • 1 bag
    dairy free shredded cheddar cheese

Cooking Directions

  1. Spray a medium baking dish with cooking spray.
  2. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees
  3. In a large pot of boiling water, cook elbow macaroni according to package directions. Drain.
  4. In a large saucepan, melt dairy-free spread over medium heat, until melted and bubbling.
  5. Sprinkle rice flour over the melted spread, and whisk to combine.
  6. Slowly pour in your milk and whisk constantly, until mixture thickens to a cream soup consistency.  Stir in seasonings.
  7. Mix in half of the cheese and stir until melted.
  8. Stir in cooked macaroni.
  9. Pour macaroni mixture into the baking dish evenly. Bake for about 15-20 minutes, or until bubbling.
  10. Top with remaining cheese: bake another 5-10 minutes, or until cheese is melted.

Amazing gluten free pancakes

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Amazing gluten free pancakes

  • Servings: 4-6
  • Time: 45 mins
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You won’t believe these are gluten free

Recipe by kingarthurflour.com

* you can use butter or other vegetable oil
* I recommend using only the King Arthur Measure for Measure flour in this recipe. I have tried other flours and they did not work as well.

Ingredients

  • 2
    large eggs
  • 1 1/4 cups
    dairy free milk
  • 3 tablespoons
    grapeseed oil*
  • 1 1/2 cups
    King Arthur measure for measure flour*
  • 3/4 teaspoon
    salt
  • 2 teaspoons
    baking powder
  • 2 tablespoons
    granulated sugar

Cooking Directions

  1. Beat the eggs and milk until light and foamy, about 3 minutes at high speed of a stand or hand mixer. Stir in the butter or vegetable oil.
  2. Whisk the dry ingredients together to evenly distribute the salt, baking powder and sweetener.
  3. Gently and quickly mix into the egg and milk mixture. Let the batter rest for at least 15 minutes, while the griddle is heating; it”ll thicken slightly.
  4. Heat a heavy frying pan over medium heat, or set an electric griddle to 375°F. Lightly grease frying pan or griddle. The pan or griddle is ready if a drop of water will skitter across the surface, evaporating immediately.
  5. Drop 1/4 cupfuls of batter onto the lightly greased griddle. Bake on one side until bubbles begin to form and break, about 2 minutes; then turn the pancakes and cook the other side until brown, about 1 1/2 to 2 minutes. Turn over only once. Serve immediately.
  6. Yield: 1 dozen large (4 1/2″) pancakes

Crabmeat stuffed portobellos

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Crabmeat stuffed Portobellos

  • Servings: 4-6
  • Time: 2hr 30mins
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These are a great Main dish or appetizer

Recipe by glutenfree lady

* removing the gills is optional, but they have a very strong taste. There are numerous youtube videos on how to clean portobellos.
*optional

Ingredients

  • 4
    large portobello mushrooms, cleaned*
  • 1
    egg, beaten
  • 1/2 cup
    gluten free breadcrumbs
  • 1-2 tablespoons
    mayonnaise
  • 1/2 teaspoon
    lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon
    Mrs. Dash original seasoning*
  • 1/2 teaspoon
    salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon
    pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon
    dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon
    Old Bay seasoning
  • 1 can (6 oz)
    lump crabmeat, picked over and drained
  • 2 tablespoons
    dairy free parmesan cheese

Cooking Directions

  1. Remove the gills from the mushrooms, and rinse. Pat dry.
  2. Once you have cleaned the mushrooms, place them on a sheet pan covered with parchment or foil.  If using foil, spray with cooking spray.  Greasing parchment is not necessary as it is non-stick.
  3. Lightly salt the mushrooms, and spray lightly with cooking spray.   They are ready to be stuffed.
  4. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees.   Stuff each mushroom with crabmeat stuffing. Bake for 15 minutes.

Gluten and dairy free chicken, bacon and spinach lasagna

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Gluten and dairy free Chicken bacon and spinach lasagna

  • Servings: 10-12
  • Time: 1hr
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You won’t miss the dairy and gluten

Recipe by startsat60.com

* I used tinkayada gluten free lasagna noodles
* I used go veggie dairy free parmesan

Ingredients

  • 9
    pre-cooked gluten free lasagna noodles*
  • 1 1/2 cups
    cooked boneless chicken breast
  • 1 cup
    dairy free mozzarella cheese
  • 1/2 cup
    dairy free parmesan*
  • 1 1/2 cups
    baby spinach
  • 5 oz
    cooked bacon, crumbled
  • 6 tablespoons
    dairy free spread
  • 6 tablespoons
    white rice flour
  • 2-3 cups
    dairy free milk
  • 1 small
    onion, chopped

Cooking Directions

  1. Cook lasagna noodles according to package directions. Set aside. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. In a large skillet, cook bacon until just getting crisp, add onion and saute until onion begins to get translucent.  Add spinach one handful at a time, and stir until wilted.  Repeat with remaining spinach.  Empty mixture into a bowl-set aside.
  3. In the same pan on medium heat, melt earth balance spread, add gluten free flour, stir together until just combined.  Add milk, a bit at a time, whisking to remove lumps.  Milk should begin to thicken.  Keep adding milk until desired consistency of sauce is reached. Sauce should be thick. Reduce heat to low. Season to taste. Add cooked chicken and bacon mixture back into the sauce-heat through.  Remove pan from burner, set aside.
  4. Add a little of your sauce mixture to the bottom of your casserole. Add one layer of lasagna noodles over sauce to fit your pan.  Add a layer of sauce-sprinkle with dairy free parmesan and dairy free mozzarella.  Repeat until dish is filled ending with a layer of lasagna noodles. Spread remaining sauce on top of lasagna.
  5. Sprinkle top with dairy free parmesan and dairy free mozzarella to cover noodles.  Bake at 375 for about 25 minutes, until bubbling and cheese is beginning to brown.
  6. Let cool five minutes before serving.

Gluten and Dairy free Veal marsala

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Gluten and Dairy free Veal Marsala

  • Servings: 4-6
  • Time: 30mins
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An easy weeknight dinner

Recipe by italianfoodforever.com

Ingredients

  • 6 oz
    white mushrooms, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons
    grapeseed oil
  • 2 tablespoons
    dairy free spread
  • 1 1/2 pounds
    veal scallopini (thin sliced)
  • 1/2 cup
    white rice flour
  • 1/2 cup
    sweet marsala wine
  • 3/4 cup
    chicken broth
  • 1/2 teaspoon
    salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon
    pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon
    thyme

Cooking Directions:

  1. Place the flour in a plastic bag with salt and pepper and add the veal scallops two at a time.
  2. Shake until they are well coated, then set aside.
  3. In a large skillet, heat the oil and spread until bubbly.
  4. Add the mushrooms and cook until golden brown, about 15 minutes.
  5. Remove to a separate dish.
  6. Fry the cutlets in the skillet one minute per side.
  7. Remove to the dish with the mushrooms.
  8. Add the Marsala wine, and deglaze, scraping up any browned bits from the bottom.
  9. Add the chicken broth and cook until the sauce has reduced by half and has thickened.
  10. Taste and add salt and pepper as needed.
  11. Return the mushroom and veal to the pan to reheat.
  12. Serve the veal with a good sized spoonful of the mushroom marsala sauce.

Quick and Easy Shrimp Scampi

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Quick and easy Shrimp Scampi

  • Servings: 4-6
  • Time: 10 mins
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This recipe is a time saver

Recipe by glutenfree lady

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    frozen, cooked jumbo shrimp
  • 1/4 cup
    olive oil
  • 1-2 tablespoons
    lemon juice
  • 1-2 teaspoons
    minced garlic
  • 1/2 teaspoon
    ground thyme
  • salt and pepper
    to taste

Cooking Directions

  1. Defrost shrimp in a colander in the sink-this can be done the night before-make sure to refrigerate shrimp after thawing.
  2. Peel and devein shrimp if not already peeled.
  3. Cook your rice first-this dish will come together quickly.
  4. Add olive oil to a non-stick pan, warm slightly
  5. add your garlic, thyme, salt, pepper and lemon juice, stir to combine with olive oil, until fragrant.
  6. Add defrosted, drained shrimp, toss in olive oil mixture until warmed through
  7. Serve over rice.

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No takeout Chinese crispy pork

  • Servings: 4-6
  • Time: 30mins
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No takeout required

Recipe by delish.com

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    pork, cut into 1/4 inch strips
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/3 cup
    cornstarch
  • 2
    garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tablespoon
    ground ginger
  • 3 tablespoons
    brown sugar
  • 3 tablespoon
    gluten free soy sauce
  • 1/2 pound
    snow peas, cut into diagonal slices
  • 1
    red bell pepper, diced
  • 3
    scallions, sliced
  • 1 tablespoon
    vegetable oil

Cooking Directions

  1. pat pork with a paper towel to remove moisture. In a medium bowl, add pork, season with salt, and mix with cornstarch until coated.
  2. In the bowl of a food processor, add garlic, ginger, brown sugar and soy sauce. Pulse until well blended and set aside.
  3. In a large skillet over medium-high heat, heat 1 teaspoon oil and cook snow peas and red pepper until tender, about 2 minutes. Remove and set aside on a plate.
  4. Return skillet to high heat and add 1 tablespoon oil. When oil is almost smoking, add the pork. Sauté until cooked through and pork is crispy, about 5 minutes. Reduce to medium heat, return vegetables and half the sauce. Stir quickly to coat the pork and vegetables in the glaze. (Watch carefully, as the sauce can burn due to the sugar.) If you want more sauce, add the balance. Garnish with chopped scallions and serve with steamed rice.

Better than takeout Gluten free Egg foo young

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Gluten free Egg Foo Young

  • Servings: 4-6
  • Time: 30mins
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Better than takeout and gluten free too!

Recipe by food.com

*optional

Ingredients

  • 1 cup
    chicken broth
  • 1 tablespoon
    gluten free soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoons
    granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoons
    rice vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon
    corn starch
  • 1 teaspoon
    sesame oil
  • 6
    eggs slightly beaten
  • 1/4 cup
    green onion, sliced
  • 1 cup
    fresh bean sprout*
  • 4
    water chestnuts, minced*
  • 1/3-1/2 cup
    minced ham, chicken or shrimp
  • 1 teaspoon
    soy sauce
  • 2-3 tablespoons
    cooking oil with high smoke point

Cooking Directions for the Egg foo young

  1. Mix eggs, vegetables, meat and 2-3 tablespoons soy sauce.
  2. Heat 2 tsp oil in a 4-6 inch skillet over moderate heat for 30 seconds.
  3. Add 1/3 cup egg mixture and fry as you would a pancake until lightly browned on the bottom, turn over and brown flip side.
  4. Keep warm (but do not stack), while you fry remaining pancakes, adding more oil if needed and stirring egg mixture before adding to pan.

For the sauce:

  1. In a pan, heat broth, 1 tablespoon soy sauce, sugar and vinegar.
  2. In a bowl, blend cornstarch and water.
  3. Add to sauce and cook, stirring, until sauce bubbles and thickens.
  4. Stir in sesame oil
  5. Serve with hot Egg Foo Yung.

Crockpot Beef Burgundy

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Crockpot Beef Burgundy

  • Servings: 4-6
  • Time: 5hr 30mins-6 hours
  • Difficulty: easy
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A warm dish for a winter evening

Recipe by bettycrocker.com

* you can use one bag baby carrots or one bag thawed frozen carrots
* you can use broth in place of the wine
*Mrs. Dash can be omitted-just add your favorite herbs

Ingredients

  • 2 lbs
    beef stew meat
  • 4 medium
    carrots, peeled and sliced 1/4 inch*
  • 1 jar
    pearl onions, drained and rinsed
  • 1 can
    crushed tomatoes with juice
  • 8 oz
    sliced button mushrooms
  • 3/4 cup
    dry red wine*
  • 1 teaspoon
    salt or to taste
  • 1 teaspoon
    dried thyme
  • 1 teaspoon
    Mrs. Dash original seasoning or to taste*
  • 1/4 teaspoon
    black pepper, or to taste
  • 1/4 cup
    white rice flour

Cooking Directions

  1. Add all ingredients to crock pot except water and rice flour.  Cook on high for 30 minutes. Turn to low setting and cook for additional 5 to 6 hours, until meat and carrots are tender.
  2. Remove 1/2 cup of stew broth to a glass measuring cup.  Whisk in 1/4 cup rice flour until a paste is formed.  Turn crock pot to high setting.  Slowly stir flour paste into crock pot. Cook for an additional 30 minutes or until desired thickness is achieved.
  3. Serve over gluten free noodles

Creamy shrimp boil pasta

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Creamy shrimp boil pasta

  • Servings: 6-8
  • Time: 30mins
  • Difficulty: easy
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Creamy and delicious shrimp and pasta

Recipe by delish.com

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    gluten free fettucini
  • 1-2 tablespoon
    grapeseed oil
  • 2 tablespoon
    dairy free spread
  • 2
    sausage links, cut into 1/4 inch pieces
  • 1 lb
    medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1-2
    garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 cup
    diced onion
  • 2 tablespoons
    white rice flour
  • 1
    red bell pepper, diced
  • 1 cup
    chicken broth
  • 1 cup
    dairy free milk
  • 2-4 teaspoons
    Old Bay seasoning
  • 1 cup
    corn kernels

Cooking Directions

  1. In a large pot of salted boiling water, cook pasta according to package directions until al dente. Drain and set aside
  2. Meanwhile, in a large skillet over medium-high heat, warm 1-2 tablespoon oil, and cook sausage until browned. Using a slotted spoon, transfer to a plate leaving remaining oil in the skillet. Cook shrimp until opaque, 5 minutes, and transfer to plate with sausage.
  3. Return skillet to stove over medium heat. Melt dairy free spread and cook garlic and onion, 3 minutes. Add flour and whisk for 1 minute. While continuing to whisk, add bell pepper, broth, half and half, and Old Bay seasoning until smooth. Bring to a boil and simmer on low until slightly thickened, 2 to 3 minutes. Add corn and stir until warmed through.
  4. Add pasta to skillet with shrimp and sausage along with any drippings and toss together. Serve immediately.