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Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 05-21-2017, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 619
Posted By cgarza
Applesauce made out of zucchini

I needed some LC applesauce for a bread recipe, so I boiled until tender (about 10-15 minutes), then mashed:
(didn't really measure so this is approximate)

1 C chunked peeled zucchini
1 C water...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-03-2017, 03:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,677
Posted By cgarza
I got mine at Walmart, in the packaged lunch meat...

I got mine at Walmart, in the packaged lunch meat area.
Good luck!
It's realllly good!
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-03-2017, 06:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,677
Posted By cgarza
Braunschweiger Mushroom Pate

Great on cheese "crackers"
Bonnie's Pate

8 oz Brounsweiger
8 oz cream cheese softened
˝ lb fresh mushrooms, chopped
˝ stick butter
1 tsp salt
1 tsp cracked pepper
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-22-2016, 06:43 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 14,025
Posted By cgarza
Esther, Can you post a link to the Soul bread...

Esther,
Can you post a link to the Soul bread hot dog buns? I don't think I saw that. I did a quick search but couldn't find it.
Thanks!
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-22-2016, 06:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,008
Posted By cgarza
JJJ's Mom...Thanks so much for figuring out the...

JJJ's Mom...Thanks so much for figuring out the cost. Very thoughtful of you! I will try your ghee/coconut oil mixture soon! I really appreciate your great insight, because I do love the butter...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-21-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 14,025
Posted By cgarza
Kristie's Soul Bread

I made the modified Kristie's Soul Bread this morning and it is FANTASTIC.
I used butter flavored coconut oil for greasing the pans and for 1/2 of the bacon fat.

The recipe made

one plain...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-21-2016, 09:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 508
Posted By cgarza
Fig Leaf Tea - iced

This morning I'm drinking iced fig leaf tea with just a little liquid sucralose. It is sooooo delicious!
I'm going to drink fig leaf tea until my tree doesn't have any more leaves. I may steep it...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-21-2016, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,008
Posted By cgarza
JJJ's Mom....Nice idea about making the ghee and...

JJJ's Mom....Nice idea about making the ghee and combining it with coconut oil. I never thought of doing that. I love the butter flavored coconut oil, but if this is much less expensive, or if I...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-20-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 508
Posted By cgarza
FIG LEAF tea...for those of you who have fig trees

I just made fig leaf tea for the first time, and it is truly wonderful. It's main health benefit is to help diabetics take less insulin. It also has many other health benefits.
I just pulled a...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 07-16-2016, 05:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 602
Posted By cgarza
If you put coconut oil in your coffee...add Ceylon cinnamon to the jar first

Why didn't I think of this before? I put a little coconut oil in my coffee every morning, and sometimes I add some Ceylon powdered cinnamon, but it doesn't dissolve nicely and it's kind of messy. ...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-14-2016, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 838
Posted By cgarza
Thank you so much!

Thank you so much!
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-14-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 838
Posted By cgarza
I need a dry ranch dressing mix for recipes

I need a dry buttermilk ranch dressing mix for recipes. Similar to Hidden Valley Ranch, to use in recipes, like crock pot chicken, etc.
I have found recipes for fresh liquid buttermilk dressing...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-14-2016, 07:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,008
Posted By cgarza
Butter Flavored Coconut Oil is FANTASTIC

Netrition carries it:
http://www2.netrition.com/nutiva-coconut-oil-organic-buttery.html
It is out of this world! I've been using it for a while now. I put it in a squeeze bottle next to my stove,...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 08-07-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,023
Posted By cgarza
Do you grind your coconut flour or almond flour with a spice grinder?

My coconut flour is not nearly as finely milled as some I have seen, and my almond flour could be more finely ground too.
Do any of you grind these flours with a spice grinder or blender?
Thanks in...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 08-07-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 26,689
Posted By cgarza
Monin

I much prefer the Monin brand for fruit flavors....especially strawberry, blueberry, and blackberry. I make homemade yogurt and eat it almost every day. Love to put a little strawberry Monin,...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 08-06-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,830
Posted By cgarza
How to make and store jicama tortillas

This is KYLE SCHUTTE'S RECIPE FOR JICAMA TACOS as found in LA Weekly.
Also, if you search for Jicama Tortillas on Pinterest, you will find lots of great ideas for using these.

Jicama Tortillas:...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 08-01-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,848
Posted By cgarza
The oat fiber just adds fiber and bulk. I would...

The oat fiber just adds fiber and bulk. I would think any fiber like psyllium husks or corn bran or flax meal would make a great substitute.
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-25-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,848
Posted By cgarza
Thank you for the instructions Esther! I really...

Thank you for the instructions Esther! I really appreciate your help. Here are the huevos rancheros, with Mexican CREMA - half sour cream mixed with half HWC.
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Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-24-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,848
Posted By cgarza
Huevos Rancheros

Made huevos rancheros with these today. The tostada stayed crisp about half way through the meal, then got kind of soft with all the salsa and runny egg on it. Still yummy.
I tried to post a...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-23-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,848
Posted By cgarza
I'm glad to have tostadas again too! You can...

I'm glad to have tostadas again too! You can make such nice meals with them. These turned out really crisp but just as sturdy as a regular tostada.
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-23-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,848
Posted By cgarza
Tostadas - Really Great!

I finally made a GREAT tostada today, lathered it with quacamole and Oh My! I was in heaven! This is my tweak Pooticus's tweak (http://lowcarbfriends.com/bbs/showpost.php?p=16796509&postcount=196)...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 04-05-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 20,226
Posted By cgarza
Sorry, I have tried to post pictures but cannot...

Sorry, I have tried to post pictures but cannot for the life of me figure out how to do it. Can anybody tell me?
Also, is there away to get rid of the bad links?
Thanks,
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-30-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 20,226
Posted By cgarza
Re-Posting my photos that disappeared

Sorry my photos disappeared. Trying to re-post them. Sorry they are not in the right order.
<a href="http://www.freeimagehosting.net/commercial-photography/texas/dallas/"><img...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-30-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 20,226
Posted By cgarza
Sorry my photos disappeared. Trying to re-post...

Sorry my photos disappeared. Trying to re-post them.
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Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-02-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 14,154
Posted By cgarza
Love the Creamy Nacho Soup Recipe

Thanks for posting the Creamy Nacho Soup Recipe. I made it tonight and it was delicious, and did NOT taste at all like cauliflower (to my happy surprise). I added 6 oz cheese along with the cream...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 02-17-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,405
Posted By cgarza
I enjoyed reading your history of turron. My...

I enjoyed reading your history of turron. My husband and I loves turrones. I hope someone can low carb it....... I imagine it could be done with polydextrose.
Thanks
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 02-15-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 20,226
Posted By cgarza
oooooh! I hadn't thought of using wine. Nice...

oooooh! I hadn't thought of using wine. Nice idea! Thanks for sharing! I'll try it.
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 02-11-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,195
Posted By cgarza
My favorite is Linda She's White Castle Hamburger...

My favorite is Linda She's White Castle Hamburger Pie.
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 02-05-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 144,232
Posted By cgarza
MONIN SF TRIPLE SEC makes amazing margaritas

My new favorite syrup is MONIN sf TRIPLE SEC. You can make the most delicious frozen margaritas....so much better than sf bottled margarita mix.....because you can use FRESH lime juice. I put ice,...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 02-03-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 20,226
Posted By cgarza
http://auntsofias.com/uploads/3/2/6/1/3261230/2514...

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Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 02-03-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 20,226
Posted By cgarza
Deb....enough water to cover the sodium citrate....

Deb....enough water to cover the sodium citrate. You boil the water and sodium citrare for just a few seconds until the sodium citrate is dissolved. Then you add the cheese and stir until smooth....
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-30-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,358
Posted By cgarza
OOPS! Couldn't get the photos on on my original...

OOPS! Couldn't get the photos on on my original thread. Trying again:
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Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-30-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,358
Posted By cgarza
Happy Hour - Margaritas and cheese sauce

Happy Hour tonight was great! I made sugar free margaritas that were out of this world using Monin Triple Sec sugar free syrup (I got at Netrition), fresh lime juice, tequila, and a little liquid...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-25-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 20,226
Posted By cgarza
Thanks so much for giving the ratios to make our...

Thanks so much for giving the ratios to make our own sodium citrate. I appreciate your scientific take on this and will stay tuned for more!
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-25-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 20,226
Posted By cgarza
If you google huffington post cheese sauce, you...

If you google huffington post cheese sauce, you will see a video of exactly how I make it.
1/2 tsp sodium citrate
water to cover
8 oz grated cheese

Put sodium citrate in pan. Add just enough...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-24-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 20,226
Posted By cgarza
Sodium Citrate Cheese Sauce - AMAZING!!! Silky smooth & EASY

If you haven't discovered how to make silky smooth cheese sauce the easy way, please try using sodium citrate.

You put a little sodium citrate in the pan on the stove (medium heat is fine), add...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-24-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 20,390
Posted By cgarza
These Carbquik wrappers did not work for me. ...

These Carbquik wrappers did not work for me. The dough was way to sticky. I couldn't roll them thin enough, so they were too thick. Too bad.
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-10-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,525
Posted By cgarza
Yogurt Add Ins

I make my own thick Greek Yogurt. It's soooo much better (less tangy) than any brand of store bought. I mix some of it with vanilla and liquid sucralose and keep in the fridge. To that I:
1. Add...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-06-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,695
Posted By cgarza
Carbs in homemade cashew milk?

Thanks for the thickening advice! I will try again and let it sit a while.

Another question. If you use 1 C of cashews to get 1 quart of cashew milk, isn't that pretty high on the carbs...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-06-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,695
Posted By cgarza
How to thicken cold liquid with Glucomannan?

Rosethorns,
Thank you for your reply. How do you thicken cold milk with Gluc? I thought you had to warm Gluc to thicken with it. Would appreciate a reply about this from anybody.
Thanks!
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