Winter Holidays: Celebrating Gluten-Free

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Celebrate: Gluten-Free Style!

Looking for recipes and inspiration for your gluten-free Christmas breakfast? Winter solstice brunch with friends? Vegan Hanukkah guests? A romantic New Year's Eve? Some simple winter comfort food?

Here is my collection of holiday friendly favorites. Browse these gluten-free wheat-free recipes (most are dairy-free as well) and create your own winter holiday menu.

Celebrate gluten-freestyle.

With love.

Read on for the recipes...

A Mid-Winter's Menu

Brunch, Breakfast, & Tea

Apple Cake with Cranberries

Applesauce Crumb Cake

Cranberry Banana Smoothie

Eggs Diablo on Soft Polenta

Gold Potato Frittata

Maple Breakfast Sausage Patties

Pumpkin Bread with Walnuts

Pumpkin Bread Pudding

Pumpkin Donuts (baked, cinnamon-sugared)

Pumpkin Scones with Maple Nutmeg Icing

Pumpkin Waffles

Roasted Vegetable Cheddar Quiche

Smoked Salmon & Spinach Goat Cheese Strata

Sweet Potato Coffee Cake

Bread and Muffins

Banana Muffins

Banana Nut Bread

Chocolate Gingerbread

Cranberry Bread

Pumpkin Bread with Walnuts

Pumpkin Muffins with Streusel Topping

Skillet Cornbread with Green Chiles

Sour Cream Blueberry Muffins

Sweet Potato Cornbread

Whole Grain Olive Bread

Light Fare & Christmas Eve Supper

Classic Mac and Cheese

Best Vegan Mac and Cheese

Quinoa with Butternut Squash, Cranberries

Roasted Acorn Squash Risotto

Roasted Vegetable Chowder

Sweet Potato Latkes with Ruby Applesauce

Appetizers & Bites

Crispy Latkes and Cinnamon Applesauce

Crispy Potato Sticks with Roasted Tomato Salsa

Pecan Crackers with Roasted Eggplant Tapenade

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Vegan Hot Artichoke Dip

Winter Vegan Pesto

Slow Cooker Comfort Food

Coconut Chick Pea Soup

Beef in Pomegranate Sauce

Butternut + Bean Chili

Cranberry Pot Roast Stew

Buffet & Pot Luck Dishes

Cozy Beef Rice Bake with Mushrooms and Cranberries

Horseradish Spiked Red Potato Salad- Serve Warm

Jazzed Up Turkey Tetrazzini

Pinon Rice Bake with Artichokes and Goat Cheese

Roasted Vegetable Noodle Kugel

Sweet Potato Black Bean Enchiladas

Garlicky Shrimp & Spinach Bake

Turkey and Sweet Potato Enchiladas

Turkey Meatballs in an Asian-style Sauce

Dinner Is Served

Beef & Mushroom Stuffed Acorn Squash

Baked Chicken Mediterranean with Peppers

Beef and Potatoes au Chocolat

Slow Cooked Beef in Pomegranate Sauce

Italian Meatballs

Lasagna Vegetariana

Lasagna in a casserole style slow cooker:
- Three Cheese with Ground Turkey

Maple Roasted Acorn Squash with Curried Apple & Cranberry Cornbread Stuffing

Winter Solstice: Pumpkin-Sweet Potato Soup


Anise Biscotti

Apple Crisp with Oats & Brown Sugar

Apple Crisp (with no oats)

Apple Cake with Cranberries

Chocolate Biscotti- low sugar


Chocolate Cupcakes with Coffee Icing

Chocolate Layer Cake

Coconut Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Icing

Coconut Chocolate Nirvana Bars

Coconut Layer Cake

Dark Chocolate Brownies

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Lemon-Iced Ginger Thins

Maple Frosted Pumpkin Cake

Orange Creme Cupcakes

Pumpkin Bread Pudding

Pumpkin Cheesecake