Tag: baking with quinoa

Oatmeal and Raisin Cookies

Oatmeal and Raisin Cookies

[ 3 ] May 11, 2013 |

The last few days have been very busy. Between cooking, baking, menu planning, and cooking classes, the days had seem too short. I always try to find some time to bake even if I have a trillions things to do. Yesterday afternoon, I made myself a nice cup of tea, turn the music on, and […]

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Blackberry Quinoa Muffins

Blackberry Quinoa Muffins

[ 6 ] September 27, 2012 |

Since I came back from vacation, I am in the mood for baking. Muffins and cookies are on my top list. I made a batch of muffins 2 days ago and they are already gone. This morning I went through my cookbooks to find some inspiration. I had already some cooked quinoa in the refrigerator […]

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White Chocolate, Quinoa and Dried Cherries Cookies

White Chocolate, Quinoa and Dried Cherries Cookies

[ 8 ] September 17, 2012 |

While smelling these white chocolate, quinoa and dried cherry cookies as they baked, I was reminded of the good aroma coming out of my mother kitchen as a child. She was, and still is a great baker. I guess she inherited that from her family. My grand father was a baker. Growing up, my mother […]

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CHOCOLATE, DRIED POMEGRANATE AND PISTACHIO BISCOTTI

CHOCOLATE, DRIED POMEGRANATE AND PISTACHIO BISCOTTI

[ 5 ] September 4, 2012 |

  Elegant and delicious with chocolate, dried pomegranate, and pistachio , these biscotti are the perfect treat.  In the afternoon, when I need a snack, biscotti are my favorite. I like using quinoa flour in my baking. It has a slightly nutty flavor.  The quinoa flour is loaded with protein, magnesium, fiber, zinc, and folate. […]

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CHOCOLATE AND CRANBERRIES QUINOA COOKIES

CHOCOLATE AND CRANBERRIES QUINOA COOKIES

[ 2 ] May 26, 2012 |

    In my years as a personal chef , I have learned to navigate through the myriad of dietary restrictions.  Our bodies have different sensitivity to different foods. Some of my clients are very sensitive to gluten. So when baking, I have to use a combination of gluten free flours.  It is sometime tricky considering that […]

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