Madelines are small butter sponge cakes, typically lemon and almond flavored, and baked in a distinctive scallop shaped mold. This gluten and dairy free version is as delicious as the buttery French classic. Madeline molds are widely available in kitchen supply shops and online, but you could
Poached Pears in Red Wine Sauce. Served as a first course, these are tasty, pretty, and popular with guests.
To give the banana bread a yummy banana flavor, I take over ripe bananas and freeze them. When I'm ready to make banana bread I defrost the bananas, which are very gooey but make up into a delicious moist banana bread.
Using coconut milk in these scones makes a great, light scone, but also avoids lactose tolerance issues for your guests. There are as many variations on this same basic scone recipe as you have imagination. One of our guest's favorites is Pina Colada scones - with coconut, dried pineapple and