Parkin is a traditional autumn cake that has been around for well… far longer than you or me! It is tough and oaty, rich in flavour yet not too sweet. I haven’t had parkin since I was diagnosed with Coeliac disease around 8 years ago, and I thought it was about time I work on a gluten free recipe. I have to say this one worked a treat! It was…

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Gluten Free Rainbow Cake

The ultimate celebration cake, with six colourful layers of moist delicious, gluten free sponge. What is not to love?! The simplest recipe for a coeliac friendly rainbow cake, coming your way. I made this for Dave for his birthday, and as a gluten eater, said he couldn’t taste the difference and that it was absolutely delicious. I am so pleased with how this recipe has come out, I think it…

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Gluten Free Key Lime Pie

Key lime pie is so simple to make and there’s no reason it shouldn’t be that way just because you are gluten free. This super quick and easy recipe requires very few ingredients and it tastes delicious! Give it a go: Ingredients: 4 limes (zest and juice) 1 can of condensed milk 3 large egg yolks Approx 200g of gluten free digestive biscuits (I am using Sainsbury’s own) 1 teaspoon…

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Gluten Free Italian Chicken One Pot

This hearty and flavoursome one pot italian chicken will become a go to in your house, it has become in ours! It is naturally gluten and dairy free and so simple to put together. INGREDIENTS 8 boneless chicken thighs 1 tin tomatoes 2 tablespoons tomato puree 1/2 a pack of cherry tomatoes (about 10) 150ml red wine 1 white onion 2 peppers (1 yellow, 1 red) Knorr chicken stock pot…

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Gluten Free Orange Almond Biscuits

An easy to make treat for everyone to enjoy. You can use orange, lemon or leave them as plain almond, as this recipe is super versatile. What I love about these biscuits is that they hold their structure without crumbling, and if baked correctly, they still have a lovely chewy centre! Try the recipe for yourselves: INGREDIENTS 50g ground almonds 150g gluten free plain white flour (I am using Doves…

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Gluten Free Mini Cinnamon Swirls

Cinnamon swirls (rolls / buns) were my all time favourite treat before I was diagnosed as a coeliac. Once on a gluten free diet they quickly became one of the things I missed the most. I tried many a recipe and it was hard to create anything even close to satisfy the craving. Finally, with the help of Jus-Rol gluten free pastry, I am now able to create a delicious…

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Easy Spanish Tortilla

Also called a Spanish omelette, a Spanish tortilla is a traditional tapas dish you will see time and time again, but being able to make it in your own home in just a few easy steps and only a couple of ingredients, is so worthwhile. You just can’t beat it fresh out of the pan, and of course it is naturally gluten free! Shortly after I had mastered this recipe,…

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