Mix and Match Holiday Menus ~ Something for Everyone! (Gluten-Free and More)

Luscious Italian Cream of Tomato Soup, the perfect way to warm up on chilly days
This entry is part of 81 in the series Gluten-Free

This entry is part of 81 in the series Gluten-Free

 

The holiday season is full of opportunities to entertain a wide variety of people, some with dietary restrictions. As a hostess I am always looking for interesting dishes to make for my friends who can’t eat dairy or are vegetarian. And of course [...]

Upside Down Cherry-Topped Black Forest Cakes (Gluten-Free) SRC

Cherry-Topped Black Forest Cakes, Gluten-Free (SRC)
This entry is part 233 of 234 in the series Chocolate Mondays

This entry is part 233 of 234 in the series Chocolate Mondays

 

Welcome to this month’s Secret Recipe Club, another opportunity to discover a new-to-you blogger! This month I was assigned Mellissa’s A Fit and Spicy Life, a very fun blog with tons of great recipes, wine recommendations on Wednesdays, and ways [...]

Double Vanilla Cheesecake with Chocolate Sauce Recipe (Gluten-Free)

Vanilla Bean Cheesecake with Walnut Crust; 2014 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 231 of 234 in the series Chocolate Mondays

This entry is part 231 of 234 in the series Chocolate Mondays

 

I love cheesecake but I hate making it. Yep, that’s right. Cheesecake is not my idea of a fun baking adventure and the main reason is the water bath usually required. It is a pain to wrap the pan with foil [...]

Gluten-Free Merlot Brownies with Port Frosting Recipe

Merlot Brownies with Chocolate-Port Frosting; 2014 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 230 of 234 in the series Chocolate Mondays

This entry is part 230 of 234 in the series Chocolate Mondays

 

Last year I was introduced to a new line of food products made from grape pomace by the ingenious team from Kendall-Jackson Winery and WholeVine Products. The San Francisco Professional Food Society (SFPFS) hosted an event where several professional chefs [...]

Chocolate Pound Cake with Kahlua Glaze Recipe (Gluten-Free)

Chocolate Pound Cake with Kahlua Glaze (Gluten-Free); 2014 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 228 of 234 in the series Chocolate Mondays

This entry is part 228 of 234 in the series Chocolate Mondays

 

Nobody is perfect and everyone is human.

 

I was reminded of that yesterday when I attempted to make a gluten-free version of Chocolate Pound Cake. I was running behind schedule and got the cake in the oven later than I [...]