Jilly and Jessie Lagasse grew up as the daughters of world famous chef Emeril Lagasse, but they often couldn't enjoy his tempting Creole-style home cooking: Both young women have gluten allergies. Like their feisty dad, they responded to their culinary challenge with unbridled gusto, learning to create flavorful meals that wouldn't endanger their well-being. The Gluten-Free Table represents the culmination of their search for healthy alternatives to gluten-rich family favorites and Southern classics. Their recipes for main courses, appetizers, soups, salads, sides, and desserts display the Lagasse flair for tasty inventiveness.
The Gluten-Free Table: The Lagasse Girls Share Their Favorite Mealsby Jilly Lagasse, Jessie Lagasse Swanson
Imagine growing up with a father known for his rich, Creole-style cooking, who instilled a love and appreciation of food from the very start. Now imagine not being able to eat most of his dishes anymore. That's what happened to Jilly and Jessie Lagasse when they were diagnosed with gluten allergies in 2001 and 2004, respectively. So they learned to adjust, changing… See more details below
Imagine growing up with a father known for his rich, Creole-style cooking, who instilled a love and appreciation of food from the very start. Now imagine not being able to eat most of his dishes anymore. That's what happened to Jilly and Jessie Lagasse when they were diagnosed with gluten allergies in 2001 and 2004, respectively. So they learned to adjust, changing the ways they cooked, ate, and used ingredients. THE GLUTEN-FREE TABLE provides a well-balanced base of recipes that can add flavor and enjoyment to the menus of even the most demanding gluten-free eaters. With appetizers, soups, salads, sides, entrées, and desserts, the book has something for everyone.
Featuring family favorites, Southern classics, and a few of Jilly's and Jessie's own culinary anecdotes thrown in, readers will delight in this compendium that includes recipes for Sweet 'n' Sticky Chicken Drumsticks, Hearty Butter Bean and Ham Soup, Jalapeño and Cheddar Cornbread, Slow-Cooked Rosemary Chicken with Apples and Fennel, Maple Syrup Johnnycakes with Ice Cream, and more!
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Its very helpful if you have a gluten allergy or if you're on a gluten free diet. 5 stars!