Pie Crusts

Pie Crust, Gluten-Free

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  This is a great gluten-free crust that can be rolled out. The recipe has been adapted and veganized from Gluten-Free On A Shoe String.   2 1/2 cups All Purpose Gluten-Free Flour (We use Bob’s Red Mill) 1 teaspoon xanthan gum 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 cup confectioner’s sugar 10 Tablespoons organic canola oil,…

Pasta Frolla, Gluten-Free

Almond RIcotta Vegan Gluten-Free Cheesecake

Soy lecithin is used in place of egg yolks to bind pasta frolla and give this crust it’s rich flavor. And it rolls out perfectly. For the crust 2 cups rice flour plus a little extra for rolling 1 1/2 teaspoons xanthan gum 3/4 cup vegan butter 4 tablespoons soy lecithin in 4 tablespoons water…

Basic Wheat Flour Pie Crust

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Use this crust for sweet or savory pies, like our Tomato Onion Quiche. Basic Wheat Crust 3/4 cup white flour and 3/4 cup whole wheat or 1/1/2 cups white flour 1 stick (1/2 cup) vegan butter Ice Water, 6-8 tablespoons Cut vegan butter into flour and knead dough. Add 2 – 3 tablespoons of water…

Pumpkin Seed Crust, Gluten-Free

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The pumpkin seed crust is so flavorful and free of oil, butter or margarine. It’s a wonderful crust for Thanksgiving, for a sweet or savory pumpkin pie. Crust 1 cup brown rice flour plus extra on the side for rolling if necessary 1 cup hulled pumpkin seeds, soaked in water for at least 4 hours…

Rice Flour Pie Crust, Gluten-Free

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This is a basic gluten-free pie crust that can be easily pressed into a pie plate. Crust 3/4 cup rice flour 1/3 cup vegan butter 1/2 teaspoon xanthan gum 1 teaspoon evaporated cane juice (optional) pinch salt (optional) Ice Water, 4 tablespoons In a large bowl, mix together the flour, xanthan gum, salt and sugar.…

Sunflower or Pumpkin Seed Pie Crust: Gluten-Free, Oil-Free

This is my favorite crust, pictured here with our REAL Vegetable Quiche. Not only is it delicious, but it is full of good things for you and is oil-free, gluten-free and soy-free. 1 cup rice flour plus extra on the side for rolling if necessary 1 cup sunflower or pumpkin seeds, soaked in water for…