Need a dessert centre piece idea that is gluten free?! How about this tasty chocolate yule log. A traditional and impressive sweet treat for all the family! Great for those who aren’t fans of Christmas cake. Made to look like a real log, this is fun to make and surprisingly straight forward to do. INGREDIENTS 4 eggs 100g caster sugar 65g gluten free self raising flour (I am using Doves…

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GLUTEN FREE CHRISTMAS COOKIES

What is better than a gluten free Christmas cookie? I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love them. My gluten free Christmas cookies are easy to make and fun for all the family. You can get as creative as you like, with different shapes, icing colours and you can even make them into Christmas tree decorations if you wish. Thanks to the ground almonds in this recipe, these cookies are soft…

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GLUTEN FREE PECAN PIE

Pecan pie is a Christmas specialty and all you need is some gluten free pastry to make this treat coeliac friendly. Genius do a great ready to roll shortcrust pastry that is also suitable for freezing, so I love keeping a stock of this to fall back on! Sweet, nutty and delicious, this is bound to take centre stage at any festive feast. Best served with whipped cream, creme fresh…

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GLUTEN FREE SUPERMARKET MINCE PIE COMPARISON

It is that time of year again where we can indulge in mince pies. You can’t beat getting tucked up by the fire, with a cuppa tea and a good mince pie. What’s not to love? Thankfully for us Coeliacs, most supermarkets now stock gluten free mince pies, but my question is, which are the best? As gluten free tends to be more expensive, we want to make sure we…

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CHRISTMAS WISHLIST | HOUSE OF FRASER

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! When our lives are filled with family and food… and it is acceptable to have a large tree inside the house. A huge part of Christmas is giving, be it small or large, presenting your loved ones with gifts is one of the joys of Christmas time. House of Fraser have an incredible selection of gifts this year. After browsing on the…

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GLUTEN FREE BRUSCHETTA

It’s that time of year when we are busy entertaining, people popping in and out the house and sometimes you need to whip up something impressive, but don’t have all day to do it! One of my go-to bites to eat with guests, be it for during the day with family, or for an evening snack for a girls night in, is a tasty gluten free bruschetta. It only requires…

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GENIUS GLUTEN FREE AFTERNOON TEA

When you have guests over during the afternoon, one of the best ways you can entertain them is by hosting an afternoon tea. Whilst this is already a challenging task, trying to make a gluten free afternoon tea can be even harder. That’s where Genius come in. With their full range of breads, muffins and bakery goods you can speed up the process and make a delicious gluten free afternoon…

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