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Amie Valpone

Amie Valpone, HHC, AADP is a Manhattan based Personal Chef, Culinary Nutritionist, Professional Recipe Developer and Food Writer specializing in easy Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free recipes. Amie is the Editor-in-Chief of the gluten-free blog, The Healthy Apple.  Amie shares her passion for and approach to ‘Clean Eating’ by focusing on natural, whole foods and ingredients that are good for you and your body. Not limiting her focus to companies and brands, Amie works hands-on with individuals and groups as a Food Allergy Concierge and Healthy Family Pantry Stylist to guide them through their transition into a healthier lifestyle. Amie works with Whole Foods Market as their Gluten-Free Manhattan Cooking Instructor and is a Gluten-Free Industry Innovator when it comes to helping clients, the community, companies and client live a healthy and happy life. Visit her site at: thehealthyapple.com.

Amie works one-on-one with people in person and via Skype or phone to help make their lives easier and taking the stress of "thinking it's hard to live with food allergies and/or celiac."

 
By Amie Valpone
Published on 12/6/2012
 

Here's my tasty Gluten-Free Sugar Cookie Recipe just in time for the holidays. Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free and Vegan Sugar Cookies


Here's my tasty Gluten-Free Sugar Cookie Recipe just in time for the holidays.

Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free and Vegan Sugar Cookies

Gluten-Free Sugar CookiesIngredients:

  • 2 cups all purpose gluten free flour
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp. sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp. nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup Earth Balance Vegan Butter Sticks, softened
  • 1 cup sugar or sugar substitute such as Stevia
  • Egg Substitute for 1 large egg
  • 2 tsp. almond extract
  • 1/4 cup almond milk

Instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. In a small bowl, combine flour, baking soda, sea salt, cinnamon and nutmeg. In a separate bowl, beat butter and sugar until creamy, then add egg substitute, almond extract and almond milk; mix well. Add flour mixture to the wet mixture; mix well.
  3. Scoop dough into balls. Place 2 inches apart on a cookie sheet.
  4. Bake for 12 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from oven; set aside to cool for 5 minutes before serving.