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Hi Friends - I need some help! I was just diagnosed with celiac disease, which means no more gluten for me (sob!). What are some great baking recipes for sweets and breads that are naturally gluten...
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Hi Special Diet Hounds!
I have a friend (friend #1) who is Gluten free and Dairy free. She in turn has a friend (friend #2) who is also GF and recently traveled to Italy. While in Italy, friend #2...
My girlfriend was born with many food allergies, and I’m trying to find some recipes that cater to her needs. Her allergies include:
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Any leads on Caputo’s gluten free flour in Toronto / GTA? Or even online with fast shipping (need for next weekend). Hoping to make some Neapolitan style pizza in an Ooni pizza oven and have a GF ...
Preferably something that's creative and fun. Most diet cookbooks read like a prison food manual.
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My wife was recently diagnosed with a number of food allergies. Not life-threatening, but the effects do seriously impact quality of life. We are hoping that the right diet will help.
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Went to several places today, bulk stores and Rachelle Bery, and had no luck finding rice syrup. Does anyone know if it's still available in the city?
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If you were going to make a breaded cutlet or a piece of fish to deep fry or pan fry what would you use in place of the flour, egg wash & breadcrumb coating? I have several nut flours but fear they...
Hello fellow salt-sensitive 'hounds:
I started a thread on the Home Cooking board about cooking from No Salt/Low Sodium Cookbooks. I've discovered some cookbooks that I'd love to have some compa...
Have you been a patient at RRUCLA? Which menu selections are particularly good? I'm facing the horror of a 2 gram sodium diet, but there has to be SOMETHING on the menu that's good... Help?