Gluten Free Summertime Dessert Ideas

Summer is in full swing and you may be looking for the perfect gluten free ending to your barbeque or cookout.

S’mores  – What could be better than the ooey gooey goodness of S’mores? This marshmallow-chocolate heaven can be great, even though you are eating a gluten free diet. There are several gluten free certified chocolates out there, and almost every marshmallow you buy in the US is gluten free. Just make sure you check the labels. /the tricky part is the graham crackers. There are 2 brands that make gluten free graham crackers: Kinnikinnick Foods Inc. and The Grainless Baker – they are available online.

Fruit Crumble – Use some of those fresh apples, peaches, pears, or whatever your heart desires. Toss them with butter, cinnamon, sugar and nutmeg and add your crumble topping. We found a great recipe for a 5-Minute Apple Cinnamon Crumble for One here – just substitute your favorite fruit.

Rice Krispie Treats  – So simple, but soooo good! Use Kellogg’s Rice Krispies Gluten Free cereal, some margarine and some marshmallows and voila! Here’s the simple recipe.

Flourless Chocolate Cake – A dense chocolate cake for those who can’t tolerate wheat or gluten. Get our easy to follow recipe here.