Category: Recipes with photos

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Mom’s Chicken Fried Cubed Steak with Cream Gravy

Mom’s chicken fried cubed steak memories: Since my mother grew up in a kosher home, this was a recipe she only made “once in a blue moon,” so to speak.  When she made this recipe, it was a… Read More

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Grandma’s Minestrone Soup

This was one of my grandmother’s favorite Italian soup recipes.   This was her version of it, although traditionally minestrone soup doesn’t have beef or turkey added to it.  Her recipe contained mainly vegetables, beans, and pasta!  My grandmother… Read More

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Bubbie’s Strudel (Recipe from Zaslov, Russia)

            Dough: 1 cup of  butter softened 3/4 cup of sour cream 3 cups of flour (Of course white flour is most often used.  However, for gluten sensitivities,  a nice rice flour mix works… Read More

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Nona’s Italian Biscotti

Serves 10-15 people Ingredients: 1½ cups butter, softened (can substitute a lower fat spread or vegetable oil) 1¾ cups sugar 6 eggs 1 teaspoon anise extract (McCormick is a good gluten-free brand) 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 6 cups… Read More

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Bubbie’s Russian Borscht

This recipe serves 6 but can be doubled. Ingredients: 8 cups gluten-free broth (I use Herb Ox brand, but other gluten-free brands are available) 1 pound slice of very meaty and hearty beef shank with bone in 1… Read More

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Grandma’s Italiano Lasagna with Béchamel Sauce

This was a video demonstration I did for a Cook Book contest.  And I decided to publish it here on my blog! Prep time: 60 minutes or less (not a quick prep but well worth it) Serves 6 people… Read More

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Chicken Cacciatore Recipe

Chicken Cacciatore recipe!  This was my grandmother’s (fathers mother, sometimes known as Nonna or Grandmother)  favorite recipe that she loved to share with her very large family on many occasions.   I can still smell the aroma of the cacciatore… Read More

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Welcome to our site about enjoying life with Celiac disease. Here you will find creative solutions to living the gluten-free life and not just surviving but enjoying food again! What is Celiac disease? Who has it? Celiac disease,… Read More