Special Needs Diets
500 Best Quinoa Recipes
100% Gluten-Free Super-Easy Superfood
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 0778804143
Hundreds of meal ideas for incorporating this delicious protein powerhouse into your cooking repertoire. By now you've probably heard and seen all the positive press about quinoa -- it's now firmly established in the superfoods hall of fame. Not only is quinoa high in protein (more than any other grain) but the protein it supplies is complete protein, which means it includes all the essential amino acids. It's also an excellent source of magnesium, folate, phosphorus, iron and fiber so it's an ideal ingredient for vegans, vegetarians and flexitarians. And because it's also gluten-free, it's a valuable ingredient for anyone affected by gluten intolerance. Quinoa naturally has a wonderful texture (reminiscent of couscous) and a delicious nutty flavor, is quick and easy to work with and is now readily and inexpensively available in grocery and health food stores. And because it comes in so many different forms -- like puffed, rolled, as a flour or whole (seeds) -- it lends itself to a myriad of recipe ideas. Camilla, with her degree in food studies, has created mouthwatering quinoa recipes suitable for every meal and occasion -- these excellent recipes are sure to become a mainstay in home kitchens. Get your breakfast off to an excellent start with either Quinoa Granola, Chorizo-Quinoa Hash Browns or a Quick Quinoa Breakfast Burrito with enough energy to burn through to the afternoon. Your next get-together can be both delicious and nutritious with Smoky Quinoa-Sausage Sliders, Herbed Cornbread Bites or Quinoa-Olive Tapenade. These recipes take you from breakfast and appetizers to soups, stews, chilis, meatless mains, lean chicken, meat and fish entrees, to breads, muffins, scones, salads and side dishes. Camilla also includes comprehensive and interesting information on the nutritional values and history of quinoa along with handy tips and techniques for preparation.
Healthy Cooking for 2 (Or Just You)
Low-Fat Recipes With Half the Fuss and Double the Taste
Paperback ISBN: 0875964486
A columnist shares her best low-fat recipes for Glazed Pork Chops and Sweet Potatoes, Strawberry Shortcake, Creamy Chocolate Pudding, and other family favorites, with tips throughout for the family cook. Reprint.
Wheat Belly Cookbook
150 Recipes to Help You Lose the Wheat, Lose the Weight, and Find Your Path Back to Health
Hardcover ISBN: 1609619366
This cookbook companion to the New York Times bestseller Wheat Belly serves up 150 great tasting wheat-free recipes to help readers lose weight and beat disease.Wheat Belly shook the foundations of the diet world when author and renowned cardiologist William Davis revealed that an epidemic of adverse health effects—ranging from minor rashes and high blood sugar to the buildup of stubborn belly fat (so-called "wheat bellies")—could be banished forever with one simple step: Saying goodbye to wheat. The Wheat Belly Cookbook takes readers to the next level with over 150 fresh and delicious wheatless recipes, including Breakfast Quesadillas, Braised Pot Roast with Vegetables, velvety Peanut Butter Pie—and surprising wheat-free hits like Blueberry French Toast, Bruschetta Chicken on Angel Hair,Spaghetti Bolognese and velvety Scones.Additionally, readers will also learn how to: - Dodge symptoms of "wheat withdrawal" experienced by about 10 percent of dieters, ensuring a smooth transition to this new healthy eating plan - Set up their wheat-free kitchen, including important prep techniques, shopping lists, and strategies to get the whole family on board - Avoid regaining a wheat belly while eating out at restaurants and parties—plus exciting meal ideas guests will love
The Ph Miracle for Diabetes
The Revolutionary Diet Plan for Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetics
Hardcover ISBN: 0446532665
A lifestyle program for diabetics builds on the theory that the condition is caused by excess body acidity and offers advice on exercising effectively, eating and avoiding the right foods, limiting stress, and reducing or eliminating insulin injection dependency, in a guide complemented by numerous recipes. 50,000 first printing.
Anti-Inflammatory Foods for Health
Hundreds of Ways to INcorporate Omega-3 Rich Foods into Your Diet to Fight Arthritis, Cancer, Heart Disease, and More
Paperback ISBN: 1592332749
Great food for inflammation sufferers. Cut your finger accidentally and the area will swell, redden, and heat up. This type of acute inflammatory response is the body's reaction to trauma, and it's an essential part of the healing process. But inflammation can be harmful when it hangs around too long and refuses to leave. When the inflammation switch refuses to turn off, the body operates as if it is always under attack (the older we get, the more likely this is to happen). White blood cells flood the system for weeks, months, and even years. Researchers are now linking low-grade, persistent inflammation to premature aging, heart disease, M.S., diabetes, Alzheimer's, psoriasis, arthritis, and cancer. While anti-inflammatory drugs do exist, they can injure the stomach or suppress the immune system. Fortunately, the situation can be remedied by a change in diet, specifically by altering the kinds of fats you eat. Omega-3 fatty acids tend to decrease inflammation while omega-6 fats and trans-fats increase inflammation. While many foods in the standard American diet (unrefined white flour, sugar, red meat, diary, fast food, and food additives) exacerbate inflammation, a healthy diet made up of fish, nuts, seeds, oils, lean grass-fed meats, and fruits and vegetables can help lessen or prevent inflammation. Likewise, certain spices such as turmeric, cloves, and ginger have proven anti-inflammatory activity. Anti-Inflammatory Foods for Health will help those with inflammation incorporate anti-inflammatory foods into their everyday diet. Sample recipes may include French-Canadian Pea Soup, Sumac Salmon, Maple-Ginger Butternut Squash, Lime-Ginger Glazed Chicken with Fennel Relish, Green Salad with Grapes and Sunflower Seeds, Cod with Saffron Sauce, and more.
Babycakes Covers the Classics
Gluten-Free Vegan Recipes from Donuts to Snickerdoodles
Hardcover ISBN: 0307718301
A latest collection of vegan, gluten-free and refined sugar-free recipes by the proprietor of BabyCakes NYC and BabyCakes in Los Angeles features revised versions of classic favorites, including gingerbread pancakes, honey buns and German chocolate cake.
250 Gluten-Free Favorites
Includes Dairy-Free, Egg-Free and White Sugar-Free Recipes
Paperback ISBN: 0778802256
Great gluten-free recipes that the whole family will enjoy. When a family member has gluten intolerance, the cooking responsibilities are seriously challenged. Donna Washburn and Heather Butt have created tantalizing recipes that not only deal with that allergy but will please the rest of the family, too. This comprehensive kitchen companion includes tasty and innovative ideas for baked goods, pasta dishes, appetizers, family meals and mouthwatering desserts. Since many who must manage a gluten intolerance also have other allergies, the authors provide recipes for dairy-free, egg-free and white sugar-free dishes as well. Here's a small sampling of the 250 tantalizing recipes: - Rosemary bread sticks, French toast - Jelly roll, chocolate chunk cheesecake, pumpkin Thanksgiving dessert - Cheese soufflÃ©, Tex-Mex potato fries, lasagna - Chicken quesadillas, Caprese salad - Classic French onion soup, minestrone soup - Crispy calamari, roasted garlic dip. The authors also include extensive information on grains, including amaranth, corn, Montina (a flour created from Indian rice grass), quinoa and teff (a grain from northeastern Africa). A special section on gluten-free grains deals with their appearance, flavor and texture, plus it also provides suggestions on how to use and store them.
The Wheat-Free Cook
Gluten-Free Recipes for Everyone
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 0061663409
The Wheat-Free Cook is the ultimate cookbook for those with celiac disease and everyone else who has found that they simply feel better when they avoid wheat. Veteran cookbook author Jacqueline Mallorca takes gluten-free cooking into the mainstream by creating delectable recipes that appeal to everyone at the table. Inspired by her travels in Europe as well as the wine country cuisine of northern California, Mallorca presents approachable recipes for everything from breakfast and quick weeknight suppers to elegant dinner-party fare. Boneless trout with crispy crumbs takes just five minutes to broil; chicken meat loaf wrapped in prosciutto doubles as a tasty pâté; rustic seed bread looks and tastes as though it comes from an artisanal bakery; and chestnut and sausage dressing upstages the holiday bird. In addition, Mallorca presents a nutritionally sound, lighter style of baking that results in fabulous cakes and cookies. If you like to eat but without the wheat, The Wheat-Free Cook should be at the top of your shopping list.
Great Good Food
Luscious Lower-Fat Cooking
1st Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0517596458
A five-part cookbook that features sections on seasonal cookery and holiday cuisine presents a classic collection of recipes for healthy, low-fat dishes that combine fresh ingredients with savory flavors