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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES MAIN DISH TOMATOES VEGGIES XANTHAN GUM

Fresh Corn And Veggie Pot

FRESH CORN AND VEGGIE POT No added fat is fat-free to me. Okay, so soy beans have some fat, but it’s negligible. Considering there’s no fat in this dish, it surprised me how filling it was. Tasty too! Makes 19  cups

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AFC REDUCED-FAT RECIPES SAUCES & MARINADES TOFU VEGGIES XANTHAN GUM

ROASTED TOFU AND VEGGIES

ROASTED TOFU AND VEGGIES Tofu cubes roasted in marinade made with Liquid Bragg Aminos. Cabbage, yams, carrot and onion dusted with spice then roasted separately. Fresh boiled corn off the cob. Toss it all with salt and pepper and serve. That’s all you need to enjoy the essence of  each vegetable! Steve’s lunch for a […]

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES FAT-FREE & LOW-FAT GUAR GUM SALADS & DRESSINGS SODA DRESSINGS XANTHAN GUM

Orange Saffron Ginger Beer Dressing

ORANGE SAFFRON GINGER BEER DRESSING Orange, and  carrot juices, banana and ginger beer blended with saffron threads, coriander and garlic creating a sweet, savory, tart fat-free salad dressing! Makes 4 cups

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FROM THE NET GUAR GUM SALADS & DRESSINGS XANTHAN GUM

FANTA Orange Soda Salad Dressing

FANTA ORANGE SODA SALAD DRESSING fat free with sun-dried tomato, garlic and fresh orange – fat-free. A refreshing change in the way you dress your salads! Makes 6 cups

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES FAT-FREE & LOW-FAT GUAR GUM SALADS & DRESSINGS XANTHAN GUM ZERO CALORIE SWEETENERS

Pink Chiffon Fat-Free Salad Dressing

PINK CHIFFON FAT-FREE SALAD DRESSING Welcome to the new face of dressings. Not your ordinary look, taste or feel. This is a dressing that highlights and enhances wherever it is used. Neither the taste nor the texture, however, is as guilty as it looks! Experience its innocence! We’re not chopping down trees here, we’re just picking […]

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DESSERTS GUAR GUM MALIC ACID XANTHAN GUM

Cranberry Coconut Frozen Custard

Originally posted on CHEF DAVIES-TIGHT:
CRANBERRY COCONUT FROZEN CUSTARD Smooth as custard. Rich as cream. Perfect scoop. An easy make! Makes 3-1/2 cups 14 oz. can whole cranberry sauce – I used Ocean Spray 11 oz. container SO Delicious Dairy Free Culinary CoconutMilk – Original, chilled till thick 1/2 c. Rich’s COFFEE RICH Non-Dairy Creamer…

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES AGAR AGAR DESSERTS GUAR GUM MALIC ACID TAPIOCA FLOUR XANTHAN GUM

AFC Chew Cupcakes / Mint Carob Chocolate Chip

Originally posted on CHEF DAVIES-TIGHT:
AFC CHEW CUPCAKES / Mint Carob Chocolate Chip This is my decadent cupcake! Eat it like a popover! Makes 2 dozen Preheat oven to 375 degrees 2 med. ripe bananas, cut into chunks 1 c. Diet Faygo Vanilla Cream Soda 1 c. white sugar 1 c. dark brown sugar, firmly…

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES FAT-FREE & LOW-FAT GUAR GUM SALADS & DRESSINGS XANTHAN GUM

Red Miso Balsamic Salad Dressing

RED MISO BALSAMIC SALAD DRESSING A concentrated salad dressing that focuses more on taste sensations rather than individual flavors.  Fat-Free!  Makes about 3 cups

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XANTHAN GUM

USE OF GUMS

Gums (eg. xanthan gum, guar gum etc.) are being used in many food preparations as thickeners and fat replacers, most often unbeknownst to us. It seems that manufacturers started using them absent our permission and now they’re everywhere. For whatever reason many people don’t like gums being inserted into their foods. They don’t like how […]

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MAIN DISH TAPIOCA FLOUR THRIVE ALGAE OIL TOFU TOMATOES XANTHAN GUM

BAKED VEG CHEESE AND VEAL CANNELLONI

BAKED VEG CHEESE AND VEAL CANNELLONI We use the other white plant meat for this fine American-Italian casserole. Veg veal! I think I’ve had veal once or twice aside from a luncheon sandwich meat called veal loaf back in the long ago days. I recall it not having much flavor – not the loaf that […]

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES BEANS - GRAINS SOUPS TOMATOES XANTHAN GUM

FAT-FREE BAKED BEAN & ROASTED TOMATO SOUP

FAT-FREE BAKED BEAN & ROASTED TOMATO SOUP Bush’s Beans proves that you don’t need fat nor oil to enjoy good tasting baked beans, and you don’t need it in a soup either! Makes 7-1/2 cups

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES AGAR AGAR BEANS - GRAINS SOUPS XANTHAN GUM

TRICOLOR TOASTED QUINOA SOUP

TRICOLOR TOASTED QUINOA SOUP Color overload – just what your system wanted! Great flavor, texture. Freezes well. Fat-free too! Easy to make. Long shelf life in back of refrigerator. Breakfast, lunch or dinner – it works for me! Makes 14 cups

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ENER-G EGG REPLACER POWDER TAPIOCA FLOUR THRIVE ALGAE OIL TOFU TOMATOES XANTHAN GUM

SHARON’S MANICOTTI

SHARON’S MANICOTTI This has been a long time in the planning and waiting stages – mainly to get the filling right absent any animal products. It’s a success I waited three decades to achieve. Makes 11 stuffed pasta and 5-1/4 cups sauce

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AFC FAT-FREE RECIPES SAUCES & MARINADES TOMATOES XANTHAN GUM

SWEET CARROT MARINARA

SWEET CARROT MARINARA  A wonderful fat-free marinara sauce with a sweet red pepper and carrot base – neither discernible but necessary to the enjoyment of the sauce! Makes 6-1/2 cups

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AFC REDUCED-FAT RECIPES SALADS & DRESSINGS XANTHAN GUM

DARK HORSE RUSSIAN DRESSING

DARK HORSE RUSSIAN DRESSING Complex, exquisite. Full-bodied. Smoky with cranberry, cocoa, red wine and orange undertones. This salad dressing is like a fine wine. Serve for special occasions! Low-Fat! Makes about 2-3/4 cups

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FROM THE NET XANTHAN GUM

Xanthan Gum – The Thickener of the Future

Xanthan gum is the most versatile elastic thickener and easy-to-use hydrocolloid. Xanthan gum can be used in hot or cold applications, is extremely powerful in small quantities, it provides a rich creamy mouth feel and works synergistically with many other ingredients… Xanthan Properties Temperature : Will hydrate at any temperature. Yes, it’s that awesome. Texture: In small […]