Gluten Free

Baking Equipment and Essentials

Baking Equipment and Essentials

Equipment and Essentials This is my pastry chef curated and approved baking equipment and kitchen essentials list! Below I have listed the essential tools needed to create all the recipes throughout the Kira Bakes Gluten Free Pastry School. If you are looking to level-up your 

Pastry School Baking Terminology

Pastry School Baking Terminology

Chapter 5 Baking Terminology Cheat Sheet This baking terminology overview is intended to help you learn some of the most used baking language. Getting comfortable with these descriptions will help you to better understand the recipes and baking methods practiced throughout each module in the 

Gluten Free Flours and Starches

Gluten Free Flours and Starches

Chapter 4 Let’s Talk Gluten-Free Flours & Starches  Although various gluten free flours and starches may be similar in appearance and texture, they are distinctly unique in how they taste, their nutritional value and the chemical reaction they produce. This affects how each flour and 

Gluten Free Baking Principles

Gluten Free Baking Principles

Chapter 3 The first thing we need to know before Baking Gluten Free, is “what is gluten?” Gluten is made up of two proteins, Glutenin and Gliadin, which are found in grains such as barley, wheat, rye, spelt, and kamu. If you are Celiac or 

Gluten Free Pastry Theory: Ingredient Identification

Gluten Free Pastry Theory: Ingredient Identification

Chapter 2 This section of the course will give you a high-level understanding of why we use specific ingredients when we bake and other key ingredients used throughout this course.  Gluten It might seem odd to talk about gluten when we are specifically learning how 

Kira Bakes Gluten Free: Pastry School Intro

Kira Bakes Gluten Free: Pastry School Intro

Chapter 1 Welcome to The Kira Bakes Gluten-Free Pastry School!  This free self-lead course was designed to give you a high-level understanding of how to bake gluten free as well as improve your skills in the kitchen by learning professional pastry principles and techniques. After completing 

Gluten-Free M&M Christmas Cookies

Gluten-Free M&M Christmas Cookies

Gluten-Free M&M Christmas Cookies are everything you love about your favourite Chocolate Chip cookies but made festive (and that much more delicious!) by adding red and green holiday M&M’s. After baking nearly every kind of Christmas cookie this holiday season I was really craving a cookie 

5 Best Gluten-Free Christmas Cookies

5 Best Gluten-Free Christmas Cookies

THE HOLIDAYS ARE COMING! So that can only mean it’s time to bake some cookies! This year I’ve rounded up my 5 favourite Gluten-Free cookie recipes. These are great on their own or perfect for curating your own Christmas Cookie Box to gift to family and 

Gluten-Free Peppermint Brownie Cookies

Gluten-Free Peppermint Brownie Cookies

These Gluten-Free Peppermint Brownie Cookies can be great on their own or made a little extra special if you dip them in melted peppermint white chocolate. It’s the dream team of holiday flavours and I’m all for it! To me nothing beats a fudgy chocolaty sweet treat. 

Gluten-Free Shortbread Cookies

Gluten-Free Shortbread Cookies

Gluten-Free Shortbread Cookies really kick off the holiday season for me. They are also my cookie of choice to leave out for Santa on Christmas Eve. My logic here is that old saint Nicholas must be eating billions on cookies and if it were me, I’d 



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