Posts Tagged ‘crowd-pleasers’

Caramelized Shallot, Kale & Sausage Hash
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Do you ever impulsively buy something at Costco then get sick of it only halfway through? Ah is there anything worse? I have to give myself pep talks while I'm in the store to not buy 12-packs of gluten-free soup they're sampling because I know this happens to me. Luckily my husband isn't as picky about eating the same thing days in a row so he usu...
Gluten-Free Buckwheat Chocolate Chip Cookies
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Sometimes you need a warm, gooey chocolate chip cookie.And sometimes (all the time for me...) you need that cookie to be gluten-free!And you don't want that cookie to wipe out your kitchen with flour and dishes. Not to mention your grocery budget tracking down a ton of weird ingredients.These cookies are the cookies you need! 1 bowl. 1...
The Best Gluten-Free Pizza Crust
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Friday night pizza might just be my favorite food ritual! It always means happy kids, a bubbly special drink from Trader Joe's, perhaps a side of my favorite kale salad, and the best gluten-free pizza on this delicious crust.I've tried a lot of gluten-free pizza crust recipes and this is my favorite. For awhile I was using......
Gluten-Free Cinnamon Rolls
Dairy-Free Refined-Sugar-Free
IMG_1196 Cinnamon rolls have hands down been the hardest gluten-free baked good for me to nail. I've tried so many recipes over the years and they never seemed to come out just right. Yeasted, gluten-free dough is generally sticky and thin (more the texture of cookie dough) compared to regular yeasted dough. This is ok when you're just pouring it ...
Gluten-Free Potato, Bacon & Egg Breakfast Burritos
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Every couple weeks I get a breakfast burrito craving and nothing satisfies this craving more than one of these potato, bacon and egg breakfast burritos. They are my idea of breakfast burrito perfection! The potatoes cook in bacon fat and get nice and crispy while being generously seasoned with savory onion and garlic powder.To save time in the ...
Slow-Cooker Balsamic Roast Beef
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One of the best slow-cooker recipes I've ever made! Savory, flavorful and 10 minutes of prep. Delicious as a french-dip type sandwich or as pot roast!...
Gluten-Free Classic Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
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Fall just isn't fall without pumpkin and chocolate chips. The pumpkin and chocolate chip combination has graced the pages of this blog many times (my favorite is here!). A few years ago I made these......
Creamy Cauliflower Chicken Baked Pasta
Dairy-Free Egg-Free Refined-Sugar-Free
Creamy casserole comfort food made gluten and dairy-free!...
Slow-Cooker San Francisco-Style Pork Chops
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A good slow-cooker recipe makes me want to jump for joy! I think truly good ones (like this and this) are hard to come by. This recipe is one of the great ones. My whole family loves it! You use thick pork chops, brown them to perfection, then slow-cook them in a flavorful sauce. After cooking, […]...
Perfect Gluten-Free Pumpkin Roll
Dairy-Free
Moist spiced cake wrapped around velvety cream cheese frosting! The perfect gluten-free Thanksgiving dessert. ...
Easy, Dairy-Free Hot Chocolate
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Super easy to make and refined-sugar-free. Thick, rich, and chocolaty! ...
Gluten-Free German Chocolate Cake
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Layers of moist chocolate cake with a coconut-pecan filling and chocolate buttercream. ...
Gluten-Free Pretzel Crusted Chicken
Dairy-Free Nut-Free Refined-Sugar-Free
Crunchy and flavorful! An easy, weeknight meal the whole family will love....
Gluten-Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread
Dairy-Free Paleo Refined-Sugar-Free
The best gluten-free pumpkin chocolate chip bread. Incredibly moist, and packed with fall spices, chocolate chips, and pumpkin flavor!...
Slow-Cooker Smothered Chicken
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Tender chicken smothered in a deeply flavorful gravy. Delicious for Sunday dinner or busy weekdays. Serve with roasted potatoes/rice and a stemmed vegetable/salad!...
Easy Homemade Berry Lemonade
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Easy Homemade Berry Lemonade! Delicious and beautiful. ...
The Best Hot Creamy Artichoke Dip
Egg-Free Nut-Free Refined-Sugar-Free
Gooey, melted cheese with the zesty flavor of marinated artichoke hearts. An easy, party favorite....
Beef & Vegetable Mung Bean Noodle Bowls
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Marinated flank steak, lightly sauteed vegetables, and a flavorful sauce all over tender mung bean noodles....
Gluten-Free Flag Cookie (Fruit Pizza!)
Chewy cookie crust with cream cheese frosting and festive fruit. ...
Gluten-Free Peach Crisp
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A toasty, buttery, and sweet topping make of oats and sliced almonds over warm, spiced peaches. Summer dessert heaven!...
Skillet Chicken with Broccoli and Cheddar Rice
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A flavorful and comforting one-pan meal, perfect for busy weeknights!...
Honey Sesame Chicken Skewers
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Grilling season is here!Here in San Diego it never really left...Lack of seasons is something my Virginia roots will never fully grasp. But nevertheless, hooray for warm weather and meals on the back deck!If you're looking for something to grill this Memorial Day Weekend, let it be these honey sesame chicken skewers......
Spaghetti and Turkey Meatballs with Veggie Sauce
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My very favorite recipe for spaghetti and meatballs! The most flavorful, easy homemade sauce with moist baked turkey meatballs. ...
Slow-Cooker Mexican Pinto Beans
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It may seem like a strange go-to, but slow-cooker pinto beans are one of my favorite meals!My parents made pinto beans a lot growing up. We would eat them with potatoes and pan-fried ham. These days, I like them with roasted sweet potatoes or brown rice on the side, plus a big green salad for a full meal. I also love these inside burritos (thes...
Slow-Cooker Sweet Pork Tacos with Black Beans
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These tacos are bursting with flavor. The sweet pork, creamy avocado, vinegary pickled onions, and tangy feta make the perfect bite if you ask me. And all the colors make a lovely presentation......
Slow-Cooker Beef & Root Vegetable Stew
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This stew! Oh, this stew! Slow-cooked beef in a flavorful, velvety sauce has got to be one of the most comforting foods around. Add in a mix of hearty root vegetables, that get infused with flavor and become melt-in-your-mouth tender, and you have......
Brined Balsamic Honey Glazed Pork Chops
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Brining is the secret to making these glazed pork chops moist and flavorful! ...
Perfect, Gluten-Free Sticky Buns
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The Best Gluten-Free Sticky Buns! Soft sweet rolls laced with cinnamon sugar and covered in a nutty caramel topping. ...
The Best Sloppy Joes
Egg-Free Nut-Free
Easy sloppy joes in a flavorful BBQ sauce that will convert anyone to be a sloppy-joe-lover!...
Quinoa Pilaf with Black Beans and Hominy
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A healthy side-dish that is full of flavor and hearty enough to be a meal by itself....
Quick & Easy Classic Tomato Soup
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Comforting and flavorful tomato soup made with pantry staples. ...
Almond Flour Blondies
Chewy, gooey, and filled with delicious morsels of chocolate, white chocolate, and pecans!...
Sweet Brown Rice & Quinoa Breakfast Porridge
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Creamy sweet brown rice and protein-rich quinoa porridge with maple syrup, cinnamon, and almond milk. Top this with crunchy toasted pecans and coconut flakes and you have breakfast heaven!...
Crispy, Gluten-Free Oatmeal Waffles
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Crispy, tender and flavorful waffles! These are great for freezing then toasting on busy mornings. ...
Slow-Cooker Pot Roast with Porcini Mushroom Gravy
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Pot roast with a flavorful gravy that turns of melt-in-your-mouth tender every time....
The Best Almond Flour Sugar Cookies
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The best gluten-free sugar cookies! Buttery and soft sugar cookies that roll out easily and hold there shape during baking. ...
Easy, Dairy-Free Caramel Sauce
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Smooth, rich, and creamy caramel sauce made dairy and refined-sugar-free....
Chocolate Mint Cookies
Dairy-Free Paleo Refined-Sugar-Free
Crispy on the outside, brownie-like on the inside, with melted mint chocolate in every bite. ...
Pear, Pomegranate & Goat Cheese Salad with Maple Vinaigrette
Egg-Free Refined-Sugar-Free
A delicious, elegant holiday salad. The maple vinaigrette is truly amazing!...
Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Praline Topping
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Smooth and creamy sweet potatoes with a crunchy, buttery topping. A family favorite!...
Pumpkin Oatmeal Pancakes
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Fluffy, healthy, pancakes that are full of fall spices! Lightly sweet from applesauce and full of vitamin-rich pumpkin....
Gluten-Free Apple Crisp
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Baked, warm apples with a crispy crumble topping. My favorite way to enjoy seasonal fruit!...
Our Favorite Easy Chili
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Classic chili with simple ingredients and perfect flavor. Serve with warm cornbread!...