Category Archives: Gluten Free Snacks & Appetizers

These clean eating snacks and appetizers are gluten free and refined sugar free. These apps and snacks are easy to prepare, delicious, and made with nutritious ingredients.

Dark Chocolate Hummus

A bowl of chocolate hummus next to a pile of strawberries.

This dark chocolate hummus is a tasty vegan dessert idea that will satisfy any chocolate craving. It’s easy to make and calls for simple, nutritious ingredients. Serve this as a fruit dip for fresh strawberries, raspberries, bananas, apple slices, or any other type of fruit you prefer. Main ingredients Hummus is traditionally made from chickpeas

Buckwheat Banana Bread

A loaf of banana bread on a white platter.

This buckwheat banana bread is a hearty and delicious treat made with buckwheat flour. It’s gluten free, vegan, and refined sugar free. Serve a slice of this filling, nutritious bread for breakfast, snack time, or dessert. It’s sweet, flavourful, and completely satisfying served on its own, but for an extra special treat you can dress it

Chocolate Covered Dates

Six chocolate covered dates on a white plate.

These chocolate covered dates are a simple and delicious gluten free finger food dessert. They’re perfect for special occasions and also make great holiday gifts – just put some in a cellophane bag or paper box and add a festive ribbon. Main ingredients As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. There are many

Vegan Spinach Artichoke Dip

A bowl of spinach artichoke dip next to a plate of crackers.

This vegan spinach artichoke dip is a delicious gluten free appetizer for special occasions. It’s perfect served warm with your favourite crackers or some crunchy raw vegetables. Main ingredients As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. I used fresh baby spinach in this recipe because it has the perfect melt in your mouth

Stovetop Candied Pecans

A glass dish filled with pecans.

These stovetop candied pecans are an easy and tasty snack for special occasions. They’re the perfect nibbles for Christmas, Thanksgiving, or New Year’s Eve. This candied pecans recipe can be prepared in advance and makes a great addition to a cheese board. These spiced pecans have the right balance of sweet, savoury, salty, and spicy

Vegan Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

A single vegan stuffed portobello mushroom on a white plate against a white tile background.

These vegan stuffed portobello mushrooms are an easy, delicious, and flavourful plant based meal. They’re filling, substantial, and perfect as a first course by themselves or as a main course with some salad. These stuffed mushrooms are impressive enough to serve when entertaining, but easy enough to whip up whenever you’re craving them – no

Vegan Cashew Cheese Sauce (With Nutritional Yeast)

A dish of bright yellow vegan cheese sauce next to some corn chips

This vegan cashew cheese sauce is a delicious alternative to dairy-based cheese sauce that actually tastes comparable to the real thing. This sauce is perfect served with tortilla chips and guacamole as a vegan appetizer for a New Year’s Eve or game day party. This sauce is delicious drizzled on top of tacos or nachos.

Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Spread

Close up shot of toast with chocolate hazelnut spread on a white plate.

This vegan chocolate hazelnut spread is refined sugar free and paleo diet friendly. It’s easy to make and kid approved. Use this spread on toast, waffles, or drizzled on top of these paleo pancakes for an extra special breakfast treat. This spread is equally delicious used as a dip for fruit, or eaten on its

Falafel Hummus

Green falafel hummus in a glass bowl next to some sliced red peppers.

This falafel hummus tastes just like falafel, but in dip form. It’s a nutritious spread that’s easy to prepare and full of flavour. It’s perfect for dipping raw veggies or crackers or used as a spread in wraps or sandwiches. Falafel Hummus – Main Ingredients The main ingredient in this hummus is chickpeas (aka garbanzo