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Gluten-free Recipes – 2023

Highlighted recipes with an asterisk* will probably be made again.

For 2023, I decided to make most of my mom's and grandmother's recipes from friends and magazine clippings. Of course, the majority are desserts. Some were so good, like Nana Miller's Cheese'n Cake and Beth Hicks' Nut Cups, that I wish I'd made them years ago.


  1. Golden Milk*


  1. Pancakes* — src. Pop W. (Converted to gluten-free)
  2. Tofu Scramble

Breads and Muffins

  1. Apple Muffins, Gluten-free
  2. Banana Bread, Basic — src. Mom (Converted to gluten-free)
  3. Pumpkin Bread* — src. Mom (Converted to gluten-free)
  4. Rye-style Bread* — src. Steve
  5. Soaked Granola Muffins


  1. Apple Cake — src. Heather (Converted to gluten-free)
  2. Apple Cake* — src. Renie Lynch (Converted to gluten-free)
  3. Apple-cranberry Crisp — src. Martha Stewart’s Slow Cooker
  4. Apple Mug Cake*
  5. Angel Food Cake — src. Swan Potato Starch Flour
  6. Brown Butter Creamy Apple Pie* (Used gluten-free pie crust)
  7. Cherry Almond Cake
  8. Chocolate Chip Paht (Sweet Red Bean) Cookies* — src. The Korean Vegan Cookbook (Converted to gluten-free)
  9. Chocolate Persimmon Cupcakes — src. The Korean Vegan Cookbook (Converted to gluten-free)
  10. Delicious Apple Cake — src. Crock-Pot™ Cookbook (Converted to gluten-free)
  11. Gelato Affogato
  12. Glazed Apple Cream Pie* (Used gluten-free pie crust)
  13. Lemon Meringue Pie — src. Family Circle (Used gluten-free pie crust)
  14. Lemon Sponge Pie — src. Nan (Converted to gluten-free)
  15. Nana Miller’s Cheese’n Cake* — src. Nan (Converted to gluten-free)
  16. Neiman Marcus Carrot Cake* — src. Neiman Marcus (Converted to gluten-free)
  17. Nut Cups* — src. Beth Hicks (Converted to gluten-free)
  18. Oatmeal Cookies — src. magazine clipping, Jell-O® (Converted to gluten-free)
  19. Orange Chocolate Cake — src. Mom (Converted to gluten-free and homemade)
  20. Orange Crunch Cake (Converted to gluten-free and homemade)
  21. Orange Jell-O Dessert — src. Nan
  22. Patriotic Jell-O Dessert — src. Steve and references
  23. Peach or Apple Cake, Eggless — src. Nan
  24. Poor Man's Cake — src. 1976/1977 newspaper clipping, Nan (Previously made, converted to gluten-free)
  25. Pumpkin Dutch Apple Pie (Used gluten-free pie crust)
  26. Three-layer Carrot Cake — src. Mom
  27. Whipped Cream Topping


  1. Brown Rice Mushroom Casserole
  2. Creamy Corn-and-spinach Pasta*
  3. Crispy Rice Cake with Celery Salad and Avocado
  4. Easy Fish Stew With Mediterranean Flavors*
  5. Mac and Cheese, Quick, Vegan* — src. Steve
  6. Mushroom Stroganoff*
  7. One-pan Pasta* (Used gluten-free pasta)
  8. One-pot Spaghetti* (Used gluten-free pasta, substituted chicken for beef)
  9. Oven-roasted Celery Root* (Tossed with gluten-free pasta)
  10. Sheet-pan Fried Rice with Vegan ‘XO’ Sauce
  11. Sloppy Joe, TVP — src. Steve
  12. Spaghetti Squash Pizza Casserole*
  13. Spicy Carrot Soup
  14. Tomato Bisque — src. Magnolia Journal, Holiday Recipes 2023
  15. Winter-vegetable-and-gouda Gratin
  16. Slow Cooker Veggie Pot Pie* (Used gluten-free puff pastry)


  1. Basic Tomato Sauce* — src. Martha Stewart’s Slow Cooker
  2. Dark Soy Sauce
  3. Marinade* — src. Mom
  4. Worcestershire Sauce, Homemade, Vegan

Sides and Salads

  1. Celery Root, Sweet Potato and Quinoa Crumble — src. Small Plates and Sweet Treats
  2. Crispy Grain Salad with Peas and Mint (Fried instead of deep fried, omitted mint)
  3. Green Beans with Crispy Shallots and Mushrooms*
  4. Hot Delights* — src. Debbie Luciano
  5. Pasta Salad with Broccoli and Peanuts
  6. Perfect Rice Cooker — src. Crock-Pot Cookbook
  7. Roasted Carrots with Oat Dukkah*
  8. Sautéed Summer Squash with Red Pepper and Onion*
  9. Sicilian-style Citrus Salad
  10. Sweet Potato Soufflé — src. Nan
  11. Sweet Potatoes with Miso-ginger Sauce
  12. Tangy Chive Potatoes* — src. Debbie Luciano
  13. Vegetable Tien — src. Martha Stewart's Slow Cooker

Snacks and Appetizers

  1. Crisp Toasted Oat Granola Bars
  2. Oat Bars

New Ingredients

Foods I might not have used in my kitchen or consumed before 2023.