Tag: #dates

Cakes sweetened with dates instead of sugar

Gluten Free Orange Almond Cake sweetened with dates ‘This is another very popular recipe with my readers and viewers., perhaps becuase it is so quick and easy and is suited for most special diets.  All those who have made it seem very pleased with the result.  It is simple, straightforward with no added processed sugar or butter. I adapted this cake from a recipe … Read More Cakes sweetened with dates instead of sugar

Gluten Free Date Lemon and Carob Flapjacks (#nutfree #dairyfree #eggfree)

I made these ever so easy flapjacks yesterday using gluten free oats. The flavor of dates and lemon is divine and these are soft flapjacks, the melt-in-your-mouth type. Instead of sugar I used carob syrup made from the recent new harvest in the village but if it is not available where you live use molasses or golden syrup. I tried these with honey some … Read More Gluten Free Date Lemon and Carob Flapjacks (#nutfree #dairyfree #eggfree)

Energy Balls with citrus zest (gluten free, no processed sugar)

There is something so satisfying when you know exactly what your’re eating. I use a mix of dates, figs, prunes, added almonds and lots of fresh tangerine zest. These energy balls are very easy to make and a good activity with the kids. I coated half the balls in sesame seeds and the other half in coconut. You can also make a very large … Read More Energy Balls with citrus zest (gluten free, no processed sugar)