Gluten-Free is a diet that removes wheat and other foods that contain “gluten,” a protein in wheat and related grains that is responsible for being “sticky.” The “Gluten-Free” diet was introduced as a way to eat healthy without being able to get the texture and taste of wheat. But what does “Gluten-Free” really mean?
So, you’ve decided to go gluten-free, but you don’t know where to start. Maybe you’ve heard that all gluten-free products are high in fat and calories, so you’re worried you’ll lose weight without a balanced diet. Or maybe you’re concerned about a gluten-free diet interfering with the medications you’re taking, so you want to know how much gluten is safe to eat. Is it possible to go gluten-free and still eat a balanced diet? Yes, it is!
- Vegan Chili
To make vegan chili, you need a few ingredients: tomato sauce, beans, green chiles, and corn. There is no exact recipe—just throw whatever you have on hand into a pot and add a can of tomato sauce, a couple of cans of beans, and a can or two of green chiles. Chili is a simple, delicious, filling dish. I have a few favorite chili recipes that I create from time to time. This particular recipe is a vegan chili recipe that can be made using both ground and chopped beans. It calls for beans and chickpeas, and the chili uses a variety of herbs, spices, and vegetables. This is a pretty robust chili recipe, and it should be cooked for at least 2 hours.
- Zucchini Lasagna Roll-Ups
It’s the perfect time for zucchini season, especially since our favorite summer squash is so versatile and can be used in everything from frittatas to lasagna. This time of year, you can find zucchini at the market, but come spring, it’s practically a weed. Lentils, beans, and other vegetables are another matter.
We have a love-hate relationship with these. They’re a staple of the vegetarian diet, but it’s hard to find a recipe that doesn’t require a large number of lentils, beans, or other grains that we can’t stand. (And what’s up with the abundance of legumes? I’m not talking about the flavor, but the fact that we have a hard time
- Jerk Chicken
You know how to grill a steak, but can you grill chicken? One of the most basic ways to cook chicken is the grill. But, most grill recipes call for chicken breasts that are grilled up and served with some kind of side dish. This recipe lets you enjoy the taste of grilled chicken without the hassle of fiddling around with a grill.
You’ve probably heard of jerked chicken before. The Jamaican style of cooking jerk chicken is typically a warm and spicy dish, usually featuring chicken that has been marinated in achiote or jerk spice, a strong, typically hot, spice blend. This particular chicken had a jerk spice that was straight up hot, but the heat was light enough that it didn’t burn my throat. My mouth was really excited to have a bite, and the combination of the jerk seasoning, the bamboo rice, and the chicken, is what made this dish.
- Greek Salad
A Greek Salad is a colorful dish that can be made with many different kinds of vegetables. It is served as a side dish with a lamb or roasted chicken. It is usually accompanied by Greek Salad Dressing. This salad is also known as Greek Salad. This dish is one of my favorite salads and is ideal for summer, as it combines many fresh ingredients, which are in season.
When you think of gluten-free, a few things come to mind: cardboard and stale bread. But there are plenty of other foods you can eat without worrying about gluten, including fruits, beans, meats, and vegetables. Being on a gluten-free diet can be a struggle, especially if you are new to it. A gluten-free diet is a must for those with celiac disease. Everyone, however, should consider cutting out the gluten from their diets. A gluten-free diet is healthier than the one that contains gluten.
Are you gluten-free? If not, you’re probably wondering: what’s gluten? Is it bad for you? If you need to go gluten-free, there are actually many low-carb foods to choose from available in the market. Are you looking for a way to make your favorite recipes taste good without having to make mistakes?