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      Frequently Asked Questions About Celiac Disease   04/07/2018

      This Celiac.com FAQ on celiac disease will guide you to all of the basic information you will need to know about the disease, its diagnosis, testing methods, a gluten-free diet, etc.   Subscribe to Celiac.com's FREE weekly eNewsletter   What are the major symptoms of celiac disease? Celiac Disease Symptoms What testing is available for celiac disease?  Celiac Disease Screening Interpretation of Celiac Disease Blood Test Results Can I be tested even though I am eating gluten free? How long must gluten be taken for the serological tests to be meaningful? The Gluten-Free Diet 101 - A Beginner's Guide to Going Gluten-Free Is celiac inherited? Should my children be tested? Ten Facts About Celiac Disease Genetic Testing Is there a link between celiac and other autoimmune diseases? Celiac Disease Research: Associated Diseases and Disorders Is there a list of gluten foods to avoid? Unsafe Gluten-Free Food List (Unsafe Ingredients) Is there a list of gluten free foods? Safe Gluten-Free Food List (Safe Ingredients) Gluten-Free Alcoholic Beverages Distilled Spirits (Grain Alcohols) and Vinegar: Are they Gluten-Free? Where does gluten hide? Additional Things to Beware of to Maintain a 100% Gluten-Free Diet What if my doctor won't listen to me? An Open Letter to Skeptical Health Care Practitioners Gluten-Free recipes: Gluten-Free Recipes
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    ROASTED DUNGENESS CRAB (GLUTEN-FREE)


    Jefferson Adams

    From Alaska to Mexico, winter means crab season. Dungeness crabs get their name from the town of Dungeness, Washington, where they were first harvested commercially. They are known for having sweet, tender meat.


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    In this version, fresh, wild-caught Dungeness crab, butter, olive oil, shallots, garlic and herbs come together to deliver a simple, quick, seasonal meal that is delicious, nutritious, and unforgettable.

    Roasted Dungeness Crab. Photo: CC--bbum Ingredients:
    1/2 cup extra dry Vermouth
    1/2 stick butter
    1/4 cup olive oil
    6 cloves garlic, minced
    4 large shallots, minced
    2 teaspoons dried crushed red pepper
    2 large Dungeness crabs, cooked, cleaned, and cracked (4 to 4 1/2 pounds)
    4 tablespoons chopped fresh thyme, divided
    4 tablespoons chopped fresh Italian parsley, divided
    1/2 cup juice of orange juice
    Juice of 1 small Meyer lemon
    1 teaspoon finely grated orange peel

    Directions:
    Preheat oven to 450°F.

    Melt butter with oil in a cast iron or other ovenproof skillet over medium-high heat.

    Stir in garlic, shallots, and dried crushed red pepper. Add crabs; sprinkle with salt and pepper. Sprinkle 1 tablespoon chopped thyme and 1 tablespoon chopped parsley over crabs. Stir to combine.

    Place skillet in oven and roast crabs until heated through, stirring once, about 12 minutes.

    Use tongs to transfer crabs to a serving plate.

    Add orange juice, vermouth, lemon juice, and peel to same skillet; boil until sauce is reduced by about half, about 5-10 minutes. Spoon sauce over crabs. Sprinkle with remaining 1 tablespoon thyme and 1 tablespoon parsley and serve.


    Image Caption: Roasted Dungeness Crab. Photo: CC--bbum
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