Go grain-free-it's gluten-free that's paleo-friendly!When Carrie Vitt was diagsed with an autoimmune disease, she was able to reverse it after being put on an elimination diet that cut out gluten and grains. Failing to find recipes that followed her strict diet guidelines but didn't sacrifice flavor and variety, she began experimenting at home, creating grain-free meals and snacks that t only satisfied her own palate but pleased friends and family as well-including her two young daughters. In this beautiful full-color cookbook, Carrie provides delicious, family-friendly recipes for a workable unprocessed, grain-free lifestyle. Included is a diverse range of recipes for everything from piecrust and homemade nut butter to Pork Carnitas Breakfast Crepe Tacos and Grain-Free Biscuits, Avocado with Mango-Shrimp Salsa, Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Alfredo with Chicken and Vegetables, and Cauliflower Fried Rice. Here, too, are kid-friendly recipes such as Kids' Squash and Cheese, Cut-Out or Slice-and-Bake Cookies, and Classic Yellow Cake with Buttercream Frosting.In addition to sources for healthy ingredients, time-saving ideas, health tips, and 125 easy grain-free recipes, Carrie offers simple variations on every recipe to make each follow more restrictive paleo and primal guidelines (it can be as simple as using coconut oil instead of butter!). Written in Carrie's warm, inviting style, this helpful sourcebook is the perfect entree to a healthy, urishing diet that brings grain-free eating into the mainstream.
Carrie Vitt is the author of the successful cooking blog DeliciouslyOrganic.net and Deliciously Organic, a cookbook featuring unprocessed, organic ingredients. Carrie also runs a successful meal-planning business that supplies weekly gluten-free, grain-free, and paleo meal plans. After struggling with health issues for years, she turned to an unprocessed, grain-free diet and has been able to reverse Hashimoto's disease, chronic migraines, IBS, and eczema. Carrie is married to an Air Force test pilot and has two daughters. They live in northwest Florida.