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gluten free desserts at auntie em's/eagle rock

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Clyde Aug 23, 2010 10:19 AM

i went there this weekend and came home with a gluten free brownie that was out of this world. i find a lot of gluten free desserts are over powered with sugar, but not this brownie. the flavor was amazing and the texture perfect. i'm craving another one now! i wanted to spread the gluten free word, as auntie em's is mostly known for their cupcakes- now us gluten sensitive folks won't be missing out too much.

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  1. Kitchen Queen RE: Clyde Aug 23, 2010 08:55 PM

    Thanks - Nice to know. I recently visited Sweet Arleens in Westlake Village, a cupcake shop whose owner just won the grand prize on Cupcake Wars. She makes a GF bread pudding that's rather yummy and on Sat. she make GF red velvet cupcakes. The GF donuts from Babycakes is quite tasty as well. www.sweetarleens.com www.babycakesnyc.com

    1. trolley RE: Clyde Aug 23, 2010 09:19 PM

      thank you. do you know if they're dairy free or just gluten?

      1. goodhealthgourmet RE: Clyde Aug 23, 2010 10:00 PM

        i just checked their website and saw this:
        "We now have Gluten/Wheat-Free Walnut Brownies, Chocolate Chunk Cookies, Peanut Butter Cookies with Honey Roasted Peanuts every day, and on Thursdays we feature a Gluten-Free House Dessert."

        i assume this means they make everything in-house, in the same kitchen along with all the other conventional goodies...so unfortunately those of us with Celiac or who are extremely sensitive won't be able to enjoy them :(

        have an extra one for me!

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