The Virtuous Tart: Sinful but Saintly Recipes for Sweets, Treats, and Snacks
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And it worked! Two years later she was back to her bouncy, bionic self, much to the wonderment of the medical community. When she was twenty-five, Susan Jane developed a serious immune disorder. . She discovered that her energy levels were intimately linked with the food she ate, so she avoided foods that taxed her body--anything processed or highly refined. She lives in Dublin wi
Susan Jane is the undisputed master of that deceptively wholesome, completely delicious duality.”—Laura Wright, creator of the Saveur award-winning blog The First Mess “Have you ever giggled your way through a recipe method? I hadn’t either until The Virtuous Tart landed in my kitchen. This cookbook is seriously the most fun you’ll ever have discovering and embracing a whole world of delicious wheat-, dairy-, and refined sugar–free treats, drinks and snacks.”—Amy Chaplin, author of At Home in the Whole Food Kitchen “Where Ireland meets California, with delicious food and entertaining prose.”—Béatrice Peltre, author of La Tartine Gourmande and My French Family Table “Susan Jane
In over 60 recipes with healthy benefits you’ll discover new ingredients that not only taste better but treat your body better too. Recipes include: · Piña Kale-ada, full of fortifying folate · Lemon Shizzle Cake, bursting with vitamin C and an anti-inflammatory dose of turmeric · Honuts, the healthy donut · Macaccino Torte with Toasted Pecan and Chocolate Crumble, beaming with stamina-building maca and antioxidant-rich cacao Imagine a nutritional slam dunk while snacking on chocolate! Picture your taste buds raving to the tune of coconut torte! Visualize your toes break-dancing with every crunch of a ginger cookie! The recipes in The Virtuous Tart will nurse your sweet tooth and energize your body, and Susan Jane will have you laughing all the while.. Have your cake and eat it too--recipes for sinful sweets with redeeming health benefits.Now you can have your cake and eat it too! Discover virgin drinks, virtuous tarts, and saintly treats that are packed with nutritional hits that love your body, boost your brain, and make you feel and look great
A gem of a guilty pleasures cook books without the guilt trip. Delicious recipes, well written, lots of inspiration and background information. My only, really only, "beef" is that I found the recipes too sweet for my taste. However, once I tried a few recipes I started to adjust the sweetener of choice to approx half of what the recipe called for. It might result in a slightly different outcome, although that wasn't a problem for me. Definitely one of the better books on gluten-free, lactose free and processed . E Lee said Dessert is My Favorite Food Group ;). Love! Not the same old rehashed recipes. Also, the author's writing style is engaging, humorous.