Vegan Butter Tarts

June 5, 2009

A buttery, flaky crust, gooey, raisin-studded filling–these are rich, delicious butter tarts in every way–without butter, eggs, or sugar, of course!

This recipe will appear in my upcoming cookbook, Sweet Freedom, scheduled for publication in early 2009. To receive an email when the book is available, please click on “Sign Up to Order” at right, or email sweetfreedomcookbook@gmail.com .

For the recipe, see my other blog, Diet, Dessert and Dogs .

This show-stopper tart combines a delicate crust with smooth and rich pastry cream beneath a glazed fresh berry topping–perfect for a summer’s dessert! 

 And here’s what it looks like sliced. . . .

This recipe will appear in my upcoming cookbook, Sweet Freedom, scheduled for publication in early 2009. To receive an email when the book is available, please click on “Sign Up to Order” at right, or email sweetfreedomcookbook@gmail.com

For other baked goods and many gluten-free recipes, please visit my other blog, Diet, Dessert and Dogs.

An agave-sweetened vanilla cupcake topped with gluten-free, soy-free “buttercream” frosting.  Very chocolatey, light and irresistible.

 

 

These recipes will appear in my upcoming cookbook, Sweet Freedom, scheduled for publication in early 2009. To receive an email when the book is available, please click on “Sign Up to Order” at right, or email sweetfreedomcookbook@gmail.com

Chocolate Pecan Pie

February 26, 2009

 

Perfect as a holiday dessert, this gooey, decadent pie is the perfect blend of chocolate, toffee, and nuts. 

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Top with some dairy-free whipped cream for an amazing finish to any meal!

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This recipe will appear in my upcoming cookbook, Sweet Freedom, scheduled for publication in early 2009. To receive an email when the book is available, please click on “Sign Up to Order” at right, or email sweetfreedomcookbook@gmail.com .

For the recipe, see my other blog, Diet, Dessert and Dogs.

Mock Chocolate Pudding

February 22, 2009

Thick and rich, with a texture remarkably like its dairy counterpart, this mock chocolate pudding is sure to please.

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Unlike the dairy version, however, this contains no sugar, no cornstarch, and no cholesterol.  How about a second serving?

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This recipe will appear in my upcoming cookbook, Sweet Freedom, scheduled for publication in May, 2009. To receive an email when the book is available, please click on “Sign Up to Order” at right, or email sweetfreedomcookbook@gmail.com .

A cheesecake topping over rich, fudgy brownie base. . . I’ll take 101 of these, please.

This recipe will appear in my upcoming cookbook, Sweet Freedom, scheduled for publication in early 2009. To receive an email when the book is available, please click on “Sign Up to Order” at right, or email sweetfreedomcookbook@gmail.com .

Chocolate Satin Tarts

September 7, 2008

A shortbread-like crust filled with rich, dense chocolate ganache filling, dusted with just a hint of cocoa–could there be anything more decadent?

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This recipe will appear in my upcoming cookbook, Sweet Freedom, scheduled for publication in early 2009. To receive an email when the book is available, please click on “Sign Up to Order” at right, or email sweetfreedomcookbook@gmail.com