Coconut Cream Topping with Orange Essence

Posted by on Jun 4, 2014 in Desserts, Sauces | 0 comments

Gluten-free Dairy-free Coconut Cream Whipped Topping with Orange Essence

Sometimes a rich, sweet frosting is just more than you want, right? This is a very cool, refreshing whipped-cream-style topping. It is not overly sweet, has an orange essence, and brightens fruit or vegetable-based desserts quite nicely. Over your favorite berry cobbler or pie, this would spoon perfectly – and melt lusciously – into warmed servings. And the orange zest makes the fresh, bright flavor the perfect complement to pumpkin pie.

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Gluten-free Dairy-free Carrot Cake with Apricots and Orange Zest

Posted by on May 7, 2014 in Brunch Foods, Cakes, Desserts | 0 comments

Gluten-free Dairy-free Carrot Cake with Coconut Cream Topping

I really like a good carrot cake. What makes a good carrot cake to me? Carrot cake that is moist tender, filled with interesting tidbits that create texture and surprise bites of unexpected flavors, and one that is just as delicious without a frosting as it is with it. And did I mention, it can’t be complicated?

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