Quiche – Forget What You Know About Wheat(c)

       Kitchen Wisdom Gluten Free Quiche yields a light crust and a deliciously moist filling.   The secret to a great quiche every time is the formula. Quiche requires a moisture barrier between the dough and the filling, which is the baking role of cheese in quiche.  I chose to use some Vermont local…

Minestrone – Forget What You Know About Wheat(c)

     Kitchen Wisdom Gluten Free Minestrone, a simple vegetable soup which nourishes the body and brings warmth on a cold night.  I think a lot of people are familiar with this soup.  A basic farm soup, recipes such as this are common all over Europe and tables of American farming families.   “Big Soup” as…

Fresh Tomato Sauce – Forget What You Know About Wheat(c)

          The end of summer provides an incredible harvest of fresh tomatoes perfect for Sauce.  I went to one of my local organic greenhouse farms belonging to Tammy Hudson (Tejeanhus Herbs, Wild Edibles & Vegies). She provided me with some very sweet and delicious tomatoes, including heirloom variety persimmon, which has a yellowy orange…

Summer Cannellini Beans – Forget What You Know About Wheat(c)

     There are so many southern Italian and European country bean recipes; this is a variation on a cannellini bean dish my cousins used to make.  This Kitchen Wisdom Gluten Free Summer Cannellini Beans recipe traditionally uses Pancetta, Italian cured pork, sometimes referred to as “Italian Bacon.”  I have difficulty getting genuine tasting Pancetta and…

Eggplant Dip – Forget What You Know About Wheat(c)

     This delicious Kitchen Wisdom Gluten Free Eggplant Dip is so wonderful your friends will make special requests for this appetizer.  The eggplant is slowly cooked in butter and tomato. The butter adds sweetness and makes the eggplant melt in your mouth. I have made this with fresh tomatoes and find that canned tomatoes contributes…

Ceci with Tomatoes & Pasta – Forget What You Know About Wheat(c)

     Kitchen Wisdom Gluten Free Ceci with Tomatoes and Pasta is something my mom used to make this often when I was growing up, a warm and hearty addition to a cold winter’s night.  Ceci with Tomatoes & Pasta is so fast and simple to make, it is wonderful on work nights.  Uncomplicated simplicity…

Penne alla Vodka – Forget What You Know About Wheat(c)

     Kitchen Wisdom Gluten Free Penne alla Vodka is an incredibly yummy dish,with layers of fully developed flavor.  I generally make this with good quality pancetta.  It is quite difficult for me to get the quality pancetta I require, I do not care for using American bacon as a substitute.  I opt instead for good…