Gluten Free Raspberry Galette For One

Gluten Free Raspberry Galette For One

Sometimes you need something sweet, just for you…to share with no one else.

Did I mention it was also dairy free and vegan? That’s right so this is a rather all-inclusive pastry calling your name!

Gluten Free Raspberry Galette For One

What You Need To Make The Gluten Free Raspberry Galette

  • Vegan butter
  • All purpose gluten free flour (I used the King Arthur brand)
  • Almond flour
  • Egg (sub coconut cream for vegan)
  • Turbinado sugar
  • Cane sugar
  • Your favorite berries
  • Lemon juice
  • Corn starch
  • Vanilla extract
Gluten Free Raspberry Galette For One

How To Make The Ideal Gluten Free Galette Crust

The key to making this dough is and getting a similar result to mine is using King Arthur’s all purpose flour (the same brand I used) as not all gluten free flours are created equally.

Gluten Free Raspberry Galette For One

When it comes to forming the crust and rolling it out remember it doesn’t have to be perfect. Start by forming a dough ball in your hands and sprinkling flour on a pastry matt (or other flat surface) and a bit on the the rolling pin. Then, roll out the dough ball into a circle by using your rolling pin as a guide to create an even circle that has the same thickness throughout. Remember, it doesn’t have to be perfect. I recommend aiming for a 1/4 inch thickness (or slightly above that). The diameter should be 7-8 inches.

Once the dough is rolled into a circle, wrap it with plastic wrap and store in the fridge for at least 45 minutes.

It may seem like it’s never ending but it well worth it as the pastry dough will yield a better texture.

Creating The Filling and Folds

When it comes to the berries all your going to do is combine all the filling ingredients together in a small bowl and transfer them on top of the pastry crust, leaving a 1 1/2 -2 inch crust border, ensuring there is enough room for the folds.

For the folds, start folding it in at an angel. The key is to go in the same direction and fold over the same section of dough. You can choose larger or small sections, it doesn’t have to be perfect. 

A Galette is simple, lets keep it that way! As much as we would like to have the perfect folds they don’t have to be perfect. The main reason we fold the dough is to keep the berry filling inside the pastry. So, as long as it keeps the berries from falling outside of the pastry the folds are doing their job. And even if they bleed over a little bit, it doesn’t affect the taste in the slightest so don’t sweat it!

Gluten Free Raspberry Galette For One

Before placing this Gluten Free Galette in the oven brush the outside with egg wash or coconut cream (if subbing for vegan) and sprinkle turbinado sugar on the top of the outer crust (the folds). This will add a great texture and make the edges nice and brown.

Gluten Free Raspberry Galette For One

Of course, no galette would be complete without ice cream! I recommend adding your favorite vanilla ice cream as it brings the berries and crust together perfectly.

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Gluten Free Raspberry Galette For One

  • Author: Aimee Wera
  • Prep Time: 50 minutes
  • Cook Time: 25 minutes
  • Total Time: 65 mintes
  • Yield: 1 Large Galette 1x
  • Category: Dessert
  • Cuisine: Dessert
  • Diet: Gluten Free

Description

The simplest single serve sweet Gluten Free and Vegan Galette.


Scale

Ingredients

For the crust

  • 2 TBSPs cubed cold vegan butter
  • 1/4 cup all purpose gluten free flour (I used the King Arthur brand)
  • 1 TBSP almond
  • 1/2 Tbsp cane sugar
  • 1 TBSP cold water
  • 1 egg (for egg wash) (sub coconut cream for vegan)
  • 2 Tsp Turbinado sugar

Filling

  • 1/2 cup berries of choice
  • 3/4 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp cane sugar
  • 1/2 tsp corn starch
  • dash of vanilla

Instructions

 

  1. Combine all of the ingredients, except for the cold water in a food processor and blend.
  2. Add the cold water to the food processor and stop once a dough forms. Once done, take out and form into a ball.
  3. Sprinkle flour on a pastry mat and a bit on the rolling pin and the top of the pastry dough. Roll out to 1/4 inch thickness and about a 7-8 inch diameter. We want to make sure there is 1 1/2-2 inches of dough left to create folds for the berries to be covered. If it breaks that is okay, simply piece it back together using the dough.
  4. Store in the fridge for at least 45 minutes.
  5. While the dough is setting in the fridge, let’s prepare the filling and start the oven!
  6. Set the oven to 400 degrees.
  7. Start by washing your favorite fresh berries and adding them into a small bowl.
  8. Add the remaining ingredients for the filling and combine thoroughly until no corn starch is visible on the berries. Feel free to add more or less sugar as you please based on the sweetness of your berries.  
  9. Once complete, set aside.
  10. Take the dough out of the fridge and add the filling into the center of the dough, leaving room for the dough to fold over the galette. You can leave as little or as much room as you would like based on your preference.
  11. When you are done adding the berries fold the dough over starting in the center of the dough and start folding it in at an angel. The key is to go in the same direction and fold over the same section of dough. You can choose larger or small sections, it doesn’t have to be perfect. 
  12. When you are done folding the dough over crack an egg in a small bowl and mix with a fork. Brush the egg wash on the folds of the galette and sprinkle the turbinado sugar on top of it. This will add a great brown to the color and crunch to the texture as well as a hint of sweetness. 
  13. Bake for 25-27 minutes. 
  14. Let cool for 12-15 minutes and top with your favorite vanilla ice cream.

Notes

You may use oat flour in place of almond flour, but I only recommend this if you are allergic to nuts as you will have to alter the water content to slightly less than 1 TBSP. I recommend adding in the water slowly until the dough texture is achieved.

I used King Arthur’s all purpose flour. If you use a different brand I cannot guarantee the texture will be the same as all gluten free all purpose flours are created differently. In the past I have used Bob’s Red Mill 1:1 all purpose flour and yielded a similar result. 

Nutritional information is loosley calculated w/o ice cream 


Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1 Large gallete
  • Calories: 478
  • Sugar: 23
  • Fat: 26
  • Carbohydrates: 55
  • Fiber: 7
  • Protein: 6

Keywords: galette, gluten free, vegan, dairy free, berry galette, gluten free galette, vegan galette, gluten free dessert

Healthy Gluten Free Apple Crisp For Two

Healthy Gluten Free Apple Crisp For Two

Ode to Fall and the Apple Orchards that are waiting for a pickin’! Put those local apples to good use and treat yo-self (and a special someone) to this Healthy Gluten Free and Dairy Free Apple Crisp!

PS. I hope you’re a fan of Snow White as this photoshoot is inspired by the famous tale. From the apple that was offered to snow white to the nature-setting of the movie this recipe and shoot are an ode to this famous tale.

Healthy Gluten Free Apple Crisp For Two

Why For Two?

Have you ever had a craving for apple pie, but lack the desire to make the whole thing? Or want a taste of something, but not the whole thing?

That’s where the Healthy Gluten Free Apple Crisp For Two comes in! This recipe is assembled in a snap and crisps up in the oven, bringing the flavors of the apple out and adding a nice crunch!

Healthy Gluten Free Apple Crisp For Two

What Do I Need To Make The Apple Crisp

In addition to a large ramekin or a small pot similar to the one I have, you will need the following ingredients:

  • Your favorite apples
  • Oats
  • All purpose flour
  • Nuts
  • Cinnamon
  • Lemon Juice
  • Vegan Butter
  • Sea salt

I went with Red Delicious apples, but you can honestly pick your favorite. if you are going for more of a fall vibe, then I would recommend Honeycrisp.

Healthy Gluten Free Apple Crisp For Two

For The Apples

For this all you will need is a small bowl of diced apples.

To bring out the sweetness of the apples, coat them in lemon juice, brown sugar, and a pinch of salt.

Healthy Gluten Free Apple Crisp For Two

For the Crumble

What would a Gluten Free Apple Crisp be without a crispy crumble?

It’s simple! In a small bowl, mix the coconut sugar, cinnamon, oats, all purpose flour, and chopped nuts. Then, melt the vegan butter in the microwave and add it to the small bowl. Be sure to break up the large clumps.

The gluten free flour you use may affect the amount of butter the crumble soaks up, which is why I recommend using Bobs red Mill 1:1.If you find the crumble is too wet, add more oats or flour (potentially both depending on how wet it is) until the mixture becomes drier.

Healthy Gluten Free Apple Crisp For Two

After that, bake at 350 for 50-60 minutes, until the crumble is golden brown and serve with your favorite vanilla dairy free ice cream for the ultimate treat.

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Healthy Gluten Free Apple Crisp For Two

  • Author: Aimee Wera
  • Prep Time: 5 Minutes
  • Cook Time: 50-60 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 hour + 10 minutes
  • Yield: 2 Servings 1x
  • Category: Dessert, Snack
  • Method: Bake
  • Cuisine: Dessert, Snack
  • Diet: Gluten Free

Description

A Simple and Healthy Gluten Free and Dairy Free Crunchy Apple Crisp that is the perfect shareable size. It may be so good, you may not even want to! 


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Ingredients

  • 2 Medium-sized apples (or 34 small ones)
  • 6 Tbsp quick oats
  • 1/4 cup all purpose gluten free flour (I used Bobs 1:1 All purpose gluten free flour)
  • 3 Tbsp chopped nuts ( I chose Pistachios, but any nut will do)
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 1/4 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp water
  • 34 Tbsp melted vegan butter (I used whipped butter)
  • 34 Tbsp coconut sugar (depending how sweet you like it)
  • Dash of sea salt

Instructions

  1. Chop the apples into small pieces and place them in a small bowl.
  2. Add the lemon juice, 1 Tbsp coconut sugar, 1/2 tsp cinnamon, water and sea salt together in the small bowl and mix until the apples are coated.
  3. Place your coated, diced apples into a large ramekin or similar container.
  4. Combine the remaining ingredients (except for the melted butter) together in a small bowl and mix the ingredients thoroughly in a small bowl.
  5. Add the melted butter to the small bowl and break up any clumps. You may need to add a little more flour or oats depending on the flour you used. 
  6. Pour the crumble over the apples in the baking dish and bake in an oven at 350 for 50-60 minutes. If you prefer a crispy crumble I would bake it at the higher end of that range.
  7. Serve hot with your favorite dairy free ice cream and drizzle honey for added flavor.

Notes

*You can add more apple if you would like, just be sure to have a larger dish on hand. I am more a crumble fan than an apple fan so feel free to adjust as you see fit.
*You can attempt to reduce the butter and coconut sugar by 1 Tbsp, but your crumble may not as strong of a butter  or sweet taste.
*As with all my recipes, this is a rough estimate of the nutrition label. I used whipped butter, and 3 Tbsp of coconut sugar to calculate this.


Nutrition

  • Serving Size: Half a crisp
  • Calories: 478
  • Sugar: 37
  • Fat: 22
  • Carbohydrates: 64
  • Fiber: 5
  • Protein: 6

Keywords: Apple crisp, gluten free apple crisp, dairy free apple crisp, vegan apple crisp, gluten free, fruit crisp, fall recipe

Healthy Peanut Butter Banana Blondies

Healthy Peanut Butter Banana Blondies

I don’t know about you, but I think these Peanut Butter Banana Blondies are the legit Bomb .Com

After all, what could beat the most satisfying combo of Peanut Butter, Bananas, and Honey?

We’ve all been there, those spotty bananas eyeing you as soon as you enter the kitchen…

They have one day before their bad, but you don’t want to waste the sweetness of the fructose coming to its full bloom!

Then it hits! Not banana bread, but Banana Blondies! With hues of honey and peanut butter the ultimate breakfast and snack overtakes your mind!

And your tastebuds 😉

One of the best things about these is how versatile they are. Since they are gluten free and dairy free all your dietary restricted friends can enjoy! I have a few friends who fall into these categories and whenever we attend a potluck I always make it a priority to make something they can enjoy.

As well as for myself of course because I fall into both of those categories. Gluten free 100% of the time and dairy free about 70% of the time. Some days are better than others…and some are full of goat cheese staring you in the face with crackers and red pepper jam…

Any-who, as I was saying these Peanut Butter Banana Blondies are great for breakfast, a mid afternoon snack, second breakfast, and dessert.

You are not seeing it wrong I did say second breakfast because some days you need a breakfast after your breakfast.

Here’s What You’ll need:

  • Almond butter
  • Honey
  • 2 large bananas, mashed to a pulp
  • 1 egg
  • Vanilla extract
  • Gluten-free all-purpose flour
  • 5 scoops collagen
  • 1/4 cup Dairy Free chocolate chips
  • My Protein Collagen Icing

I know what you’re thinking…that looks like a lot of collagen and you’re right in a sense (these ingredients are spread over many servings) but let me tell you why I opt for collagen in this case instead of a typical vegan/dairy free protein.

Frankly, I am fed up with using pea protein blends. Yes there is egg protein as well and hemp but I despise the texture and the taste. Every time I hear people say you can mask the taste I have to wonder…

Why would someone lie about that?

Seriously though, if you’ve tried straight or even flavored hemp protein and pea protein you know what I’m talking about!

Yes there are good brands and blends here and there but the beauty of collagen is that you can add it to baked goods without the texture changing. When you use a pea or a hemp beyond it’s serving size things usually tend to get, well…

Earthy

You can draw your own conclusions there but trust me! Collagen is the way to go for this recipe. You can also omit this if you would prefer not to have it in the recipe just remember, as I mentioned before collagen doesn’t affect the texture of the recipe so there is no reducing liquid or changing ingredient amounts.

The same goes for my collagen glaze, you can omit the collagen if you would like but you will miss out on the added benefits of a higher protein treat that will keep you satiated longer.

But it’s your choice, either way these Healthy Peanut Butter Banana Blondies will turn out divine!

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Peanut Butter Banana Blondies

  • Author: Aimee Wera
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 40 minutes
  • Total Time: 50 minutes
  • Yield: 9 Glazed Blondies 1x
  • Category: Breakfast, Dessert, Snack
  • Diet: Gluten Free

Description

These sweet blondies and collagen icing are the perfect pair. Take your taste buds for a ride with these dense yummy Peanut Butter Banana Blondies!


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Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 2 large bananas, mashed to a pulp
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup gluten-free all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/8 tsp sea salt
  • 5 scoops collagen
  • 1/4 cup Dairy Free chocolate chips
  • 1/2 batch or more of my Protein Collagen Icing

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and spray an 8×8 pan with non-stick spray
  2. Microwave the peanut butter in a small bowl for 30 seconds
  3. In a food processor add the honey, mashed bananas, and vanilla and blend until all ingredients are combined.
  4. Sift the flour into the food processor and add in the baking soda and powder.
  5. Add the chocolate chips in and pulse them in short bursts to slightly spread and break up the chips.
  6. Spread the mixture into the pan and bake for 35-40 minutes. This may vary based on the all-purpose flour you used and if you used natural drippy peanut butter.

Notes

The nutrition was calculated using 1/2 batch of the protein collagen icing.


Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1 Glazed Blondie
  • Fat: 10
  • Carbohydrates: 38
  • Fiber: 3
  • Protein: 13

Keywords: Bananas, Blondies, Honey, Bananas, Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Collagen, Breakfast