Gluten Free Raw Blackberry Crisp

Gluten Free Raw Blackberry Crisp | glutenfreeifyouplease.com

The continuing heat wave has caused blackberries to ripen by the bucket-load! We journeyed down to the river yesterday, Sisko taking point, when we happened upon several enormous wild blackberry bushes. Jackpot! We hurried home to retrieve our blackberry picking essentials, two plastic bags, and harvested all the ripe berries.  In just over a half hour… 

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Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Beet Brownies

Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Beet Brownie | glutenfreeifyouplease.com

Beets and chocolate.  Yep.  The classic combination!  Okay, so beets aren’t the first thing you think of when you’re craving brownies, but they could be! Beets are really great alongside chocolate.  They add a richness to the flavor alongside some great health benefits. Beets fight inflammation, boost your stamina, help detoxify your liver, and possibly most importantly,… 

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Gluten Free Strawberry Rhubarb Mini Pies

Gluten Free Strawberry Rhubarb Mini Pies | glutenfreeifyouplease.com

When I end up with too much of something in the kitchen, I like to see how creative I can get with the leftovers. This is what happened after I made my strawberry rhubarb tart. When blessed with an excess of pie crust and strawberry rhubarb filling….what’s a girl to do? Make mini strawberry rhubarb pies of… 

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Gluten Free Strawberry Rhubarb Tart

Gluten Free Strawberry Rhubarb Tart | glutenfreeifyouplease.com

My grandfather and I bake pies together. He declares himself an expert at the art of flaky crust. I would agree, as I have tasted none better. He told me his secret ingredients are lard, cold water, vodka, and a little bit of luck.  He likes to say that how much vodka you need is determined by how cold it… 

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Gluten Free Vegan Vanilla Wafers

Gluten Free Vegan Vanilla Wafers | glutenfreeifyouplease.com

If you’ve been craving something sweet and crunchy, these delicious vanilla wafers are the perfect remedy.  This recipe makes quite a bit of wafers.  They’re quick and easy to make, and are a great home-made vegan and gluten free alternative to the store bought varieties. The first step is getting your vegan “egg” started. Pour two… 

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