Tagged with 'baking'

Yummy gluten-free cookies

There are these days when inspiration takes over and things left behind are taken up in an instant. Today is such day. The sun is shining, my son sleeping on my back in the carrier, and I feel amazingly inspired to use this little time I’ve got to share with you my newest recipe for gluten-free cookies. I have done gluten-free cookies before, and generally use following recipe: 250g gluten-free flour 125g margarine 60g sweetener pinch of salt 1 egg 1/2 a teaspoon Xantham Gum (ususally I forget, so this time that I remember I think it’s a sign to share it with the...

Baking without oven

Christmas 2007, Cuenca, Ecuador. After a Christmas on the boat in Mexico in 2006, it feels so good staying in our own appartment here in Cuenca during this special period of the year. This time I really want traditional Christmas bakery and plates with Christmas goodies on our table, I just have to solve one tiny thing: How am I going to bake WITHOUT an oven? Exactly, without an oven. I obviously won’t get far with the traditional Christmas recipes I know by heart. I check Internet resources for that matter, and strike it rich by finding millions of recipes. I select 12...