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Easy Gluten Free Chocolate Cake

Gluten free chocolate cake made with ground almondsBefore I was diagnosed with coeliac disease I very seldom made cakes – buying them was so much simpler! However, once I started the gluten free diet I realised that my choices were very limited. Although there are some gluten free cakes available in the supermarket, there isn’t usually a lot of choice and they tend to be two or three times more expensive than regular cakes.

This gluten free chocolate cake is very easy to make, even if you are an inexperienced cake baker like myself. It takes about 10 minutes to prepare then around 30-35 minutes in the oven. It also freezes ... Read More...

Gluten Free Meringue Recipe

Gluten free meringue recipeMeringues make a great dessert if you are on a gluten free diet, as they pretty much always gluten free. They are also very versatile – you can make meringue nests with berries and cream, Pavlovas, meringues dipped in chocolate or even Eton Mess!

They are also pretty easy to make providing you have an electric whisk and you set the oven at the correct temperature. I’ve tried out a few combinations of recipes and oven temperatures and this is the recipe that has worked the best for me.

Meringue Ingredients List (makes 9)

3 large Egg Whites (1 egg white will make 3 meringues, so use as many as ... Read More...

Gluten Free Cheesecake Recipe – No Bake

gluten free cheesecake recipeOne thing I never did before going on a gluten free diet was make desserts! I was far more likely to pick up a nice looking chocolate cake or cheesecake from the chilled counter in the super market. After starting a gluten free diet I realised that the selection of good desserts available to me was severely limited, so I started looking for simple gluten free dessert recipes that I could make myself. Here is a very easy gluten free cheesecake recipe.

This is a no bake recipe, but you will need to chill the cheesecake in the fridge overnight. ... Read More...