Glens Falls Gourmet

June 2013 Archives

finished.jpgHey foodie friends! This recipe is from my long time friend Bob Ardolino. I remember when his wife was diagnosed with Celiac Disease. We had no idea what gluten free cooking was all about. 

We were so worried about what she would not be able to eat, we lost focus for a bit on all the great things that are delicious and gluten free

Over the years Bob has managed to come up with tons of delicious, gluten free recipes to make for Michele. Yes, Michele and I are very luck women. Our husbands love to cook for us! 

Thanks for sharing this with us Bob. Keep your pictures coming!
easypizza-after.jpgHey foodie friends! I'm looking for some input from you all. 

I recently went out to eat at a place I enjoy very much. I had a great meal. The service was great. My experience was wonderful!

The reason I was compelled to post was the woman at the next table who was trying to order and receive a gluten free meal. The kind server did not know what gluten free is and kept bringing food that had to be sent back because it had ingredients containing gluten. I thought WOW, anyone who owns, cooks at or serves food in a restaurant needs to be aware of the importance of requests for gluten free food! Food allergies in general really. 
diane-plated.jpgHey foodie friends! This is a great dish if you're in the mood for a shrimp dish with a little kick to it. 

If you're not a fan of the heat, it's also delicious without the cayenne pepper

Simple saute technique and so yummy! Rather than reinventing the wheel, I'll refer you to my shrimp scampi recipe for the basics. 
Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for chicken-b.jpgHey foodie friends. We are loving our new smoker box that we bought for our grill! This is such an easy way to smoke food on the grill and the results are delicious!

Most Glens Falls home improvement stores that I have visited sell wood chips if they sell grills. There is hickory, applewood, Jack Daniels wood barrel chips and many more to choose from. 

Smoked meats, veggies and fish are easy to do with a smoker box . This chicken was so crispy on the outside and still juicy on the inside, it really was some of the best 
chicken I've had. 

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Deb Castellucci is happy to share food related tips & tricks, recipes, favorite restaurants and ideas for entertaining and more! I'm happy to share what I have learned over the years and look forward to learning more from my Glens Falls neighbors! I grew up in the Glens Falls area and I know that there are tons of fellow foodies out there who would love to share what they know too! Feel free to contact me here or like us our Glens Falls Gourmet Facebook page to see daily posts!

Mary Longley Beside cooking being my middle name, most people call me Mary. My cooking experience started out of necessity, and with lots of successes and not so successful gourmet delights, I learned to be a little creative with some foods and found things that stay consistently on my list. Spending time in the kitchen is therapy for me and entertaining to share the successes. I look forward to sharing some of my creativity with everyone.

Amberly Rundell Hey foodies! My name is Amberly and I'm absolutely thrilled to be a part of this blog. One of my greatest passions is trying different foods from around the world - from Asian to Indian, to Thai and Mexican, I love it all! My recent travels have opened up my palette to whole new world of tastes, spices and aromas and I'm so excited to share them with you all. Im also a huge wine enthusiast. I love to cook with wine. (And sometimes, I even add it to my food!) I welcome you to add little "spice" to your life. Explore our blog for some of the best recipes and wines from all over the globe!