Over 100 Recipes Using Nature's Ultimate Sweetener
Author: Ania Catalano
Publisher: Celestial Arts
If you haven't discovered agave nectar, you're in for a delectable surprise. This natural, low-glycemic sweetener is a revelation for diabetics, parents of young children, and anyone else who wants to cut down on refined sugar but still enjoy deep, real, satisfying sweetness. Baking with Agave Nectar is bursting with more than 100 recipes for muffins, sweet breads, cookies, cakes, ice creams and sorbets, pies and tarts, sauces and frostings, and other special desserts. With scrumptious gluten-free, vegan, low-fat (or nonfat), and whole foods–based treats, as well as healthier (but still decadent tasting) versions of old favorites, there is truly something here for everyone. An ample glossary and resources section--with ingredients used in whole foods, vegan, and gluten-free baking--will help you make all your desserts a little (or a lot) healthier. Once you start baking with agave nectar, you'll find endless possibilities for adding utterly delicious sweet treats to a healthy diet. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Do you feel guilty about your sweet tooth? Do you notice you don't feel so great after eating sugary foods? Are you looking for alternatives, but don't want to sacrifice the flavor and satisfaction of your favorite sweets? Artificial sweeteners and other alternatives often fail to compare, or provide their own set of health issues. But, with agave nectar, a natural sweetener, you can create delicious desserts, drinks, and foods that are actually good for you, too.Why Agave Nectar?Agave nectar is a liquid, diabetic-friendly sweetener made from the agave plant. It delivers a tasty sweetness that easily converts into your favorite recipes and leaves you feeling balanced, not jittery. This book will show you how to use agave, and transition to a sugar-free lifestyle-yet feel like you're not missing anything.Featuring Over 350 Nutritious and Delicious Recipes!Get the big picture. Most cookbooks put an isolated healthy ingredient with poor quality foods. These recipes are not only sugar-free, but also include whole grains, organic food, superfoods, and quality fats & salts. It's a win-win for your body and your sweet tooth!This comprehensive guide to agave nectar covers:*What Agave Nectar is, Where it Comes From, and Why it's Beneficial*How to Bake Without White Flour and Sugar And Still Achieve a Tasty Result*How To Make Kid-Friendly Recipes That They Will Love*How To Customize your Favorite Recipes and Create Your Own Healthy Desserts*Special Tips for Successful Baking with Whole Grain Flours and Agave*Gluten-free, Dairy-Free, and Wheat-free Modifications*And much more!
If you are on a restricted diet due to food allergies or gluten intolerance, you don't have to be deprived of the pleasure of your favorite desserts. Now you can enjoy delicious desserts which are free of your problem foods. With I Love Dessert but NOT Sugar, Wheat, Milk, Gluten, Corn, Soy, Unhealthy Fat... you will rediscover the enjoyment of simple pleasures. This book contains more than 300 easily-made recipes for almost any dessert you might want, all free of sugar, wheat, corn, soy, and unhealthy fats. Most of the recipes are gluten-free; a wide variety of gluten-free grains and grain alternatives is used in addition to rice. The desserts are sweetened with healthy natural sweeteners such as agave, fruit sweeteners, and stevia. Enjoy simple fruit desserts, puddings, cobblers, crisps, pies, cakes, ice creams (including dairy-free), sweet breads and rolls, cookies and confections on your special diet. When your friends or family are having a treat, now you can join in. Don't deprive yourself any more!
65 Recipes from the Beloved Fat Witch Bakery for Your Next Bake Sale or Party
Author: Patricia Helding
Publisher: Rodale Books
Fat Witch brownies are a chocolate obsession, not just for the locals from New York City, but also for the many tourists who visit Chelsea Market. Patricia Helding and staff bake tender, moist, classic, and decadent morsels that people are willing to wait in line to buy. And following on the heels of Helding's very successful Fat Witch Brownies, which revealed the author's secret recipe (at long last), comes her new personal collection of yummy brownies, blondies, barks, bars, and more . . . along with tips and tricks for packaging and selling them at your next bake sale. Here are mouthwatering recipes for Pecan Caramel Brownies; Red Velvet Brownies; Five Layer Chocolate Bars; Jelly Blondies; Cinnamon Bars; Pumpkin Oatmeal Bars; Coconut Macadamia Cookies; uniquely grownup flavors like Fruitcake Brownies and Rum Raisin Spice Bars; and even gluten-free treats like Meringue Drops and Almond Flour White Chocolate Cookies. Packed with astonishingly good, easy-to-bake recipes that will leave your family and friends agog, Fat Witch Bake Sale will be the go-to recipe source for bake sale season--or anytime.
Diabetes Cookbook 2015: 365 recipes for a delicious 2015
Author: Shanta Panesar
Presented by Diabetes, the 365 Recipe Cookbook has 440 pages with 365 tasty, healthy *and* delicious recipes. Compiled by diabetes chef, Shanta Panesar with help from Jordan, Charlotte and Beth. 365 recipes for all the family - whether you're a low carber, a non-low carber, vege or love meat - it's all here! :)
EXPERIENCE THE FOOD REVOLUTION! What if you could eliminate the sugar from your favorite comfort foods without sacrificing the flavors you love? What if you could alter the taste of your meals so that even the most wholesome dish was as good as dessert? What if the simple solution to years of frustrating health and dieting woes was a small, mild-tasting fruit? WHAT IF THIS COOKBOOK COULD CHANGE YOUR LIFE? One of the most innovative chefs of our time, Homaro Cantu unveils the amazing properties of the miracle berry and shares more than 150 carefully tested, scrumptious, and easy-to-follow recipes that can completely transform your diet. HOW DOES IT WORK? The miracle berry temporarily blocks your ability to taste sour flavors and makes even the most bitter of foods mouthwateringly delicious. When used correctly, this extraordinary fruit allows you to replace the sugar and artificial sweeteners in your favorite recipes with low-glycemic foods such as lemons, limes, vinegar, and sour cream. The miracle berry can make anyone’s life just a little bit sweeter. The Miracle Berry Diet Cookbook will answer all of your questions, from how this tiny fruit works, to where to get it, and even how to grow it yourself. You’ll also learn how to mix “flavor-tripping” cocktails for your friends! The future of food is here! You may never look at another cookbook again! *** TRANSFORM SOUR FOODS INTO EXTRAORDINARY SWEET-TASTING TREATS! The miracle berry will alter your taste buds and add new depth to bitter, salty, and spicy flavors. It especially turns sour flavors into sweet ones, eliminating the need for adding refined sugar or artificial sweeteners to your foods and beverages. You can lose weight, lower blood sugar levels, and eat healthier with the miracle berry! Here is just a brief list of how the miracle berry can trick your taste buds: • Lemons will taste like lemonade. (Add lemon juice to your coffee instead of sugar!) • Limes will be as sweet as oranges. • Even the most flavorless tomatoes will taste perfectly ripe. • Bananas will have notes of passion fruit or pineapple. • Hot sauce will have layers of pepper flavors—not just heat. • Pineapple will taste like pure candy. MORE THAN 150 DELICIOUS RECIPES!