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Have you ever wondered how fast-food chains like McDonald’s and others make golden brown french fries? Well, unlike us, they have access to many refined additives like modified starches, dextrose, and more. McDonald’s even uses beef flavoring that contains wheat and milk ingredients. Meanwhile, check out this recipe to learn what one simple ingredient can do to turn your pale fries into golden beauties! They are nice and fluffy on the inside, a perfect match. Browning always adds flavor to food. These are the best-tasting fries we’ve ever made.
Without the use of coconut flour, this gluten free Keto Mozzarella Sticks recipe gives new meaning to the low-carb diet. The recipe was perfected in multiple ways from seasoning to temperature of the cheese sticks and oil. Getting enough fat is the most difficult part of the keto diet. Here is a tasty solution. You can even fry them in advance to feed a crowd.
Christmas doesn’t have to be complicated. You can make these adorable Santa strawberries in minutes. Everyone will think they’re so cute! Show them that you thought of them enough to make something homemade and festive. Kids love making these too! I can picture these on waffles, pancakes, at a dessert table, or even a breakfast buffet.
Members love my Gluten Free Cauliflower Pizza, but this cauliflower rice recipe is pretty good too. It’s not wet like so many other cauliflower rice recipes. Most gladly eat this version in place of high-carb rice. You can add veggies that are higher in carbs for sweetness or just season it with paprika, fresh herbs, or cumin and chili powder. Learn the key to making cauliflower rice with the texture of real rice. Continue reading “Cauliflower Rice Recipe”
When I was at my daughter’s house babysitting recently, she purchased some Simple Mills Gluten Free Pancake Mix. I thought I’d give it a try and was bowled over with how delicious they turned out. If you know me, I just had to create a recipe for everyone to make them at home to save money; and that I did! They turned out just as delicious too! This mix may be used to meet other baking needs besides pancakes. Try using it in recipes usually calling for Bisquick. Continue reading “Simple Mills Pancake Mix Copycat Recipe”
If you enjoy the flavor of matcha tea, you’ll love this dairy free matcha pudding. It tastes great with a garnish of grated dark chocolate or chocolate chips. While it is made with coconut milk, it contains no coconut flavor. Its rich and creamy texture and slight almond flavor just may pique the curiosity of non-matcha tea drinkers. Continue reading “Dairy Free Matcha Pudding”
I’ve been experimenting with several ways of making a copycat version of wink frozen desserts. There’s the No Machine Version as well as the ice cream maker version below. They are free of all allergens. Plus, they’re super low in calories and net carbs. Using the ingredients I had on hand, I made one slightly higher in calories and net carbs, but provide you with a list of brands that will lower the totals to match Wink Frozen Desserts. They’re amazing and the flavor combinations are endless! View the video here. Continue reading “Wink Frozen Desserts Copycat Recipe Using Ice Cream Maker – Peach Flavor”
With multiple flavor variations, this Wink Frozen Desserts copycat
recipe, known as the 100 calorie pint, is the best thing ever! Now, when you have a bad day and eat an entire pint, your day goes from bad to better! ~ All with no guilt!