Synopses & Reviews
Thirty million Americans are gluten-intolerant or have a gluten sensitivity, eliminating it from their diets because gluten--a protein found in wheat, rye, and barley--has been implicated in health issues ranging from respiratory problems and abdominal discomfort to anemia, anxiety, and infertility. The food industry has bullishly taken notice. Gluten-free baking products, including cake mixes from Betty Crocker, King Arthur, Whole Foods, and others, have increased sevenfold on grocery shelves in recent years, and the number of other gluten-free products has grown as well--832 were introduced in 2008 alone. And gluten-free options are on the menu of national restaurants like Boston Market, Chili's, Ruby Tuesday, Outback Steakhouse, and others.
Now comes even sweeter news for people looking to cut gluten from their diets: Anne Byrn shows how to transform gluten-free cake mixes into 76 rich, decadent, easy-to-make, impossible-to-resist desserts. Performing the magic that's made her a bestselling baking author with over 33 million copies of her books in print, she doctors mixes with additions like almond extract, fresh berries, cocoa powder, grated coconut, cinnamon, lime zest, and more--naturally, all gluten-free ingredients--and voil
Bestselling Cake Mix Doctor Byrn shows how to transform gluten-free cake mixes into 76 rich, decadent, easy-to-make, impossible-to-resist desserts, from Tres Leches Cake with Whipped Cream and Summer Berries to brownies, bars, muffins, and cookies.
For people who need to eat gluten freeandndash;or who choose toandndash;baking poses the greatest challenge to a satisfying diet. Betty Crocker presents delicious gluten-free recipes for all the baking greats: breads, pizza, cookies, cakes, cobblers, savory and sweet pies, pancakes and more.and#160;
Betty Crocker presents delicious gluten-free recipes for all the baking greats: breads, pizza, cookies, cakes, cobblers, savory and sweet pies, pancakes and more.
The most daunting aspect of eating gluten-free is replacing baked items, and Betty Crocker offers a wide range of baked goods that are both delectable and gluten freeandndash;from bread, rolls, and pizza to muffins, donuts, cakes and pies.and#160; Including tips and techniques, and complete nutrition information with every recipe, this book will become the baking go-to resourceand#160;for everyone who is eating gluten-freeandndash;or baking for gluten-free friends and family. Included are tempting from-scratch recipes using homemade gluten-free flour mixes and commercial gluten-free flour. There are also recipes that use gluten-free mixes and refrigerated dough products to speed baking, making the book accessible for every type of baker.and#160; With Betty Crocker, baking gluten free is both delicious and easy.
About the Author
Anne Byrn is the author of the bestselling Cake Mix Doctor series, with over 3.3 million copies in print. She makes frequent appearances on Good Morning America and QVC. She lives in Nashville, Tennessee, with her family, and her website is www.cakemixdoctor.com.