Gluten-Free Pizza Crust

INGREDIENTS 2⁄3cup brown rice flour (I use ‘garfava’ flour which is a blend) or 2⁄3 cup gram flour (I use ‘garfava’ flour which is a blend) or 2⁄3 cup fava bean flour (I use ‘garfava’ flour which is a blend) 1⁄2cup tapioca flour 2tablespoons powdered milk(Dairy alternative, 2 T tapioca …

Gluten Free French Bread

INGREDIENTS 2cups rice flour (white) 1cup tapioca flour 3teaspoons xanthan gum 1 1⁄2teaspoons salt 2teaspoons egg substitute(optional) 2tablespoons sugar 1 1⁄2cups lukewarm water 2tablespoons fast rise yeast 2tablespoons butter or 2 tablespoons margarine, melted 3egg whites, beaten slightly 1teaspoon vinegar melted butter, for brushing (optional) DIRECTIONS In the bowl of …

Master Brine Recipe for Meats

INGREDIENTS 10cloves garlic, minced 3quarts water 1⁄2cup kosher salt 1⁄4cup black peppercorns, plus 2teaspoons black peppercorns 1⁄4cup sugar, plus 2teaspoons sugar 1 1⁄2teaspoons dried thyme 1teaspoon whole allspice 1bay leaf DIRECTIONS Bring all ingredients to a boil in a large saucepan, reduce heat and simmer for 15 minutes. Allow to …

Leighdear’s Buffalo Chicken Dip Goes Main Course (Low Carb)

INGREDIENTS 8boneless skinless chicken breasts (can use thighs, or both) salt and pepper 1tablespoon vegetable oil 3ounces cream cheese, softened 1⁄2cup ranch dressing 1⁄4cup frank’s hot sauce 1⁄4teaspoon garlic powder 1⁄2cup shredded cheddar cheese DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 350°F. Season chicken with salt and pepper. Sauté in oil til browned. …

Tangy Cocktail Meatballs

INGREDIENTS 2eggs 2cups quick oats 1(12 ounce) can evaporated milk 1cup minced onion 2teaspoons salt 1⁄2teaspoon pepper 1⁄2teaspoon garlic powder 3lbs lean ground beef Sauce 2cups ketchup 1 1⁄2cups packed brown sugar 1⁄2cup minced onion 1teaspoon liquid smoke 1⁄2teaspoon garlic powder 1⁄8teaspoon ground cloves DIRECTIONS In lg bowl, beat eggs. …

Mocha Whip Drink (Alcoholic or Not)

INGREDIENTS 4ounces chocolate milk 2ounces coffee (cold) whipped cream chocolate (shaved) 1ounce Kahlua (optional) or 1 ounce bailey’s irish cream(optional) DIRECTIONS Fill a tall glass with chipped ice. Add the chocolate milk and the cold coffee and mix gently. Top the mocha mix with your favorite whipped cream. Sprinkle the …

Bugs in a Blanket

INGREDIENTS 1(11 ounce) canpillsbury refrigerated breadstick dough 24cocktail smoked sausage links (from 14-oz package) 3⁄4cup shoestring potatoes (from 1 3/4-oz can) ketchup (for decoration) orbarbecue sauce (for decoration) or mustard (for decoration) DIRECTIONS Heat oven to 375°F Unroll dough; separate at perforations into 12 breadsticks. With knife or kitchen scissors, …

Bacon Cocktail Weenies

INGREDIENTS 1lb bacon, any kind (maple-flavored works well.) 1package cocktail smoked sausage links 1lb light brown sugar (you can use more if you like) 1box of round toothpick DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray 9×13 inch cake pan with non stick spray. (not neccessary but will definately help with …

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

INGREDIENTS 2cups all-purpose flour 1teaspoon baking soda 1teaspoon baking powder 1teaspoon kosher salt Cream wet ingredients 1cup unsalted butter, softened 1cup sugar 1cup dark brown sugar, firmly packed 2large eggs 2teaspoons vanilla Then stir in 3cups oats (not instant) 1 1⁄2cups raisins DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 350°. Whisk dry ingredients; …

Anytime of Year Spring Clean Juice

INGREDIENTS 1small beetroot 1granny smith apple 1medium carrots or 3 baby carrots 1celery 1bunch grapes 4ounces pineapple 1piece fresh ginger (small piece) DIRECTIONS Put everything into the juicer. Transfer to a glass and sip slowly.