Our guide to throwing a dinner party... without flour!
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13 Mar 2020 - 9:30 AM  UPDATED 1 Apr 2020 - 1:44 PM

Starters

Crispy cauliflower nuggets with easy barbecue sauce

Crispy cauliflower vegetarian nuggets served with a homemade BBQ sauce, perfect for entertaining and that won't have you missing chicken!

Crispy gluten-free cauliflower nuggets with easy barbecue sauce

Kale and pea socca with yoghurt tahini dressing

This thin and crispy pancake-like dish from the Ligurian coast is naturally gluten-free. Here's it's dressed with a minty, rich tahini sauce.

Kale and pea socca with yoghurt tahini dressing

No-pastry egg and bacon pies

No pastry = no flour = no problem! Here, the bacon is cleverly used as a tart shell for the pillowy egg filling. 

Egg and bacon pies

Brazilian cheese puffs

Crispy on the outside, chewy on the inside and cheesy all-round, Brazil's cheese balls are perfect for entertaining or whenever a warm baked cheese and bread craving kicks in.

Extra puffy gluten-free Brazilian cheese puffs

Mains

Nettle gnocchi with tomato sauce

Nettles, potatoes and cornstarch make for this soft, plush gnocchi by Ormeggio’s Alessandro Pavoni. This recipe pairs the gnocchi with a simple tomato and basil sauce, but feel free to use your favourite! 

Nettle gnocchi

Greek lamb pastitsio

You could use any tubular pasta shape for this recipe. If you can find ziti or mezzani they'll give you that beautiful cross-section of rings, but gluten-free options are usually a bit limited in terms of shapes so penne is just as good.

Chicken thighs in Pedro Ximenez with native thyme

Chicken thighs are more flavourful than breast, so they pair well with a spiced Pedro Ximenez braise.

Chicken thighs in Pedro Ximenez

Sweet potato pizza

Move over, cauliflower! This recipe uses our favourite bright-orange root veg for the base instead. Why not try making a big batch, and having your guests top their individual pizza with whatever they’d like!

Dessert

Gluten-free coconut tiramisu

This recipe also uses whipped coconut cream instead of the more traditional mascarpone, making it dairy-free as well! 

Gluten-free coconut tiramisu

Donna Hay's magic no-flour chocolate fudge cake

Almond meal and meringue are the magic ingredients that give this cake its structure. 

Donna Hay gluten-free chocolate fudge cake

Pumpkin brownie pudding with peanut butter sauce

A classic two-fer recipe - you get a tasty brownie recipe AS WELL AS a sauce recipe! #winning.

Gluten-free pumpkin brownie pudding with peanut butter sauce

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