Category: Vegetarian
White Caesar Salad Recipe

  Print White Caesar Salad This show-stopping salad by our friends at San Francisco’s amazing Foreign Cinema restaurant celebrates winter greens and one of the best Caesar dressings we’ve had. If escarole isn’t available, sub radicchio. Or just go with good old romaine, if you like. Don’t be afraid to use the raw egg in the dressing—just be sure it’s fresh, make the dressing right before you serve it, and […]

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Gluten-Free Curry-Carrot Latkes with Mango Chutney and Yogurt Recipe

  Print Curry-Carrot Latkes with Mango Chutney and Yogurt Serve them big for breakfast, mini with drinks, or ceremoniously at Hanukkah. These colorful, fresh, and flavorful potato pancakes are crowd pleasers no matter how you shred ’em. Servings 10 latkes Ingredients 1 medium russet potato peeled and grated 1 small yellow onion grated 1 large carrot grated 1 egg beaten Kosher salt
 and freshly ground pepper 3 ⁄4 teaspoon curry […]

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Gluten-Free Masala Lentils with Roasted Baby Beets Recipe

  Print Gluten-Free Masala Beluga Lentils with Roasted Baby Beets Recipe Simple, healthy, and satisfying, this recipe by Gayle Pirie of San Francisco’s Foreign Cinema restaurant keeps well in the fridge for up to a week, making it something you’ll want to create over and over again as a guiltless snack, green salad embellishment, or sensational side dish. FYI, garam masala, an Indian spice blend, can be found at many […]

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Gluten Free Chocolate-Coconut Truffles Recipe

MAKES ABOUT 20 TRUFFLES Without gluten, dairy, or refined sugar, these luscious little balls are pure in flavor and downright delicious. They’re also heat-sensitive, so keep them in the ‘fridge until you’re ready to eat them.  1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder, plus more for rolling 2 cups shredded, unsweetened coconut, plus more for rolling 1/3 cup melted coconut oil 1/3 cup honey  1/2 teaspoon kosher salt Matcha green tea powder […]

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Better Royal Icing Recipe

MAKES ABOUT 1 CUP This recipe hails from Geoffrey Humphrys, who uses it for his company Baked@3Fifty‘s stunning gluten-free, dairy-free sugar cookies. For better icing, use more or less water depending on your desired consistency, mix the icing on low speed only (medium or high speed will result in air bubbles in the frosting while piping), and drape a wet kitchen towel over the mixing bowl of icing to prevent […]

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Gluten Free, Dairy Free Sugar Cookie Recipe

 MAKES ABOUT 36 (2 1⁄2-INCH) COOKIES Versatile, sturdy, and not overly sweet, these gluten-free, dairy-free sugar cookies by Toledo, Ohio–based designer-cookie maker Geoffrey Humphrys of Baked@3Fifty solve pretty much every quandary about what dessert everyone can enjoy. Geoffrey rolls and cuts the dough thick enough to create an extra luxurious experience, adds royal icing for a burst of sweet flavor and crunch, and promises that these cookies can be frozen for […]

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Gluten-Free Buckwheat Crepes with Cider-Glazed Apples

MAKES 12 (8-INCH) CREPES Usually paired with savory cheeses and meats (or caviar and crème fraîche!) in Northern France, these crepes by Bojon Gourmet Alanna Taylor-Tobin are delicious smothered in tangy-sweet cider-glazed apples, with or without yogurt or ice cream. For painless crepe making, it helps to have a small offset metal spatula as well as a thin metal spatula and a crepe pan. But whatever you have in your […]

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Gluten Free Spinach Cheddar Soufflé

SERVES 8 The classic omelet fillings of cheddar and spinach make for an excellent dinner, especially when they’re accompanied by a seductive Parmesan crust. If you make this in a deep soufflé dish instead of a gratin dish, it will take longer to cook. 5 tablespoons unsalted butter, plus more for greasing 1/4 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese 10 eggs, at room temperature 3 cups lightly packed spinach leaves or baby […]

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Brûléed Grapefruit

SERVES Simplicity at its finest, this recipe by our delish-health-food-guru Cladine Dagit takes seconds to prepare and impresses with gorgeous looks and flavor. 1 grapefruit 1 tablespoon honey 1 tablespoon melted coconut oil Pinch of cinnamon Preheat the broiler. Halve the grapefruit crosswise. Run a paring knife along the edges of each of the grapefruit segments of each half to loosen. In a small bowl, mix together the honey and melted coconut […]

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Gluten Free Double Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

MAKES 3 DOZEN COOKIES Here, dark-chocolate dough makes the layered flavors of peanut butter a pleasant surprise, while chocolate chips and a kiss of salt catapult this salty-sweet treat to cookie-jar superstardom. 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, at room temperature 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon gluten-free pure vanilla extract 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1 teaspoon […]

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Gluten-Free Curried Tomato Sauce–Poached Eggs

SERVES 4 Cook the eggs in the sauce in the pan, or bake each egg with some sauce in individual ramekins with a base of wilted spinach for fancier presentation. Either way, this zesty entrée, inspired by a delicious vegan soup by our friends at This Mess Is Ours, is a sure thing for an easy but special start to the day. 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1/2 small yellow onion, finely […]

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Gluten-Free Pecan Banana Bread Recipe

MAKES 1 (10 BY 5-INCH) LOAF Beyond its delish flavor and moist texture, the best thing about this recipe by GFF Magazine editor Erika Lenkert is it seems to turn out well with a variety of gluten-free flour mixes. Store leftovers wrapped in plastic wrap in the fridge and snack on them over a few days or slice, freeze, and wrap individual pieces for grab-and-go goodness. ½ cup (4 ounces/1 […]

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Gluten-Free Super-Moist Mini Chocolate Cakes Recipe

MAKES 6 CAKES Some GF chocolate cakes are too dense and intense. Not true for these moist ‘n’ fluffy upside-down cupcakes dressed with chocolate ganache. Inspired by a recipe handed to our editor years ago by San Francisco Bay Area pastry chef Marika Doob, they’re the prettiest little desserts you’ll ever serve and the easiest ones you’ll ever make. Serve them with the crushed toffee garnish or with a cherry, white chocolate […]

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Meg van der Kruik’s Gluten-Free Crispy Shallot and Herb Naan Recipe

MAKES 10 FLATBREADS Yes, you read right. Even if you’re gluten-free you can have naan, that luscious Indian flatbread, thanks to the author of the GF/vegetarian blog Beard & Bonnet. Bonus: it’s so good, it needs no embellishment.   1/2 cup warm water (110°F) 1 tablespoon honey 2 teaspoons instant yeast 3/4 cup brown rice flour 3/4 cup sweet rice flour 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1/4 cup plus 2 […]

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Gluten-Free Appetizer: Indian Spiced Greens on Papads Recipe

  Print Gluten-Free Appetizer: Indian-Spiced Greens on Papads “These yummy greens are an adaption from our friend, and great cook, Niloufer Ichiporia, whose sumptuous and versatile recipes continue to inspire our imagination,” divulges San Francisco chef and co-owner of Foreign Cinema, Gayle Pirie, who serves them on bite-size papad shards for a perfect vegetarian, gluten-free, dairy-free appetizer. Papads, she says, are “addictive lentil-flour wafers used as a finishing component to […]

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Twice-Baked Japanese Sweet Potatoes with Miso Recipe

MAKES 1 POTATO Don’t think twice. Make this recipe by Victoria Granof once and it’ll be a favorite. It’s just that good. A wholesome, filling side, it doubles as one of our favorite light meals—perfect for the bag lunch or a simple, guiltless indulgence. Plus, with its sweet-savory flavors, it’s like dessert for dinner. FYI, Japanese sweet potatoes, or boniatos, have purplish skin, white flesh, and faintly sweet but still […]

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Lemon Custard with Glazed Blackberries and Flaxseed Crumble

SERVES 6 Say hello to the gluten-free, dairy-free treat that blows dessert lovers’ minds at San Francisco restaurant Little Gem. Top it with syrupy Glazed Blackberries and Flaxseed Crumble or serve it solo. Either way, it’s intensely lemony and rich, so a little goes a long way. 1⁄2 teaspoon arrowroot starch or arrowroot flour 1⁄2 cup fresh lemon or Meyer lemon juice, reserving the zest of 1 lemon 4 eggs 1⁄3 cup […]

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Lazy Gluten-Free Tomato Pasta Recipe

SERVES 2 A no-cook pasta sauce teeming with summer flavor means dinner is ready with nothing more than a little marinating of fresh tomatoes and the boiling of GF pasta! 2 cups cherry tomatoes, halved 1 clove garlic, finely grated or crushed 1⁄4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 1⁄4 cup chopped fresh basil leaves, plus more for garnish Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper 4 ounces gluten-free capellini pasta (we like Jovial brand) […]

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