Lodinews.com

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
|
||
Logout|My Dashboard

Cherry Pineapple Biscuits To Cheer Up Your Meals

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Thursday, June 19, 2014 4:44 am | Updated: 1:34 am, Sat Jun 21, 2014.

(NAPSI)—Whether at picnics, barbecues, brunches, special occasions or no occasion at all, family and friends will flip for these Pineapple Upside Down Biscuits. What may make them even more popular is that they’re gluten-free, something many people appreciate for their health and comfort. The recipe comes from Carol Kicinski, a professional recipe developer, editor in chief of Simply Gluten Free Magazine and a TV chef.

Please note that while this recipe has been especially devised with people looking for gluten-free foods in mind, it can also be made with all-purpose flour instead of the rice flour and starch for everyone else.

Gluten-Free Pineapple Upside Down Biscuits

6 tablespoons melted butter, divided use

12 maraschino cherries, stems removed, patted dry

1 (20-ounce) can crushed pineapple

¼ cup brown sugar

*¾ cup white rice flour

*½ cup tapioca starch

*¼ cup sweet rice flour plus more for kneading the biscuits

¼ cup powdered milk

1 teaspoon sugar

¾ teaspoon kosher salt

2½ teaspoons baking powder

¾ teaspoon baking soda

¼ cup (½ stick) cold unsalted butter, cut into pieces

¼ cup vegetable shortening

1 large egg

½ cup buttermilk

*in place of rice flour and starch, you can use 1½ cups all-purpose gluten-free flour blend or all-purpose flour plus extra for kneading the biscuits.

Preheat oven to 450°. Brush standard muffin pan with 1 tablespoon melted butter. Place a maraschino in the bottom of each muffin tin. Drain pineapple, reserving juice. Combine pineapple, 4 tablespoons melted butter and brown sugar. Spoon mixture evenly into muffin tins. Place white rice flour, tapioca starch, sweet rice flour, powdered milk, sugar, salt, baking powder and baking soda into food processor. Pulse to combine. Add the cold butter and shortening and pulse the mixture several times until it resembles coarse crumbs. Add egg and buttermilk. Pulse to combine. Flour a work surface with rice flour, dump biscuit batter onto it and knead until dough is no longer sticky. Divide dough into 12 equal-sized balls and flatten them so they fit the muffin tins. Place biscuits on top of pineapple mixture. Mix 2 tablespoons of reserved pineapple juice with remaining tablespoon melted butter and brush on biscuits. Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown, cool in pan for 2 minutes, then flip onto a plate.

Learn More

For other delicious recipes from the National Cherry Growers and Industries Foundation, visit www.nationalcherries.com. Or go to www.simplygluten-free.com for more gluten-free advice and recipes.

 

On the Net:North American Precis Syndicate, Inc.(NAPSI)

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Use your real name. You must register with your full first and last name before you can comment. (And don’t pretend you’re someone else.)
  • 2 Keep it clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually oriented language.
  • 3 Don’t threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
  • 4 Be truthful. Don't lie about anyone or anything. Don't post unsubstantiated allegations, rumors or gossip that could harm the reputation of a person, company or organization.
  • 5 Be nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 6 Stay on topic. Make sure your comments are about the story. Don’t insult each other.
  • 7 Tell us if the discussion is getting out of hand. Use the ‘Report’ link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 8 Share what you know, and ask about what you don't.
  • 9 Don’t be a troll.
  • 10 Don’t reveal personal information about other commenters. You may reveal your own personal information, but we advise you not to do so.
  • 11 We reserve the right, at our discretion, to monitor, delete or choose not to post any comment. This may include removing or monitoring posts that we believe violate the spirit or letter of these rules, or that we otherwise determine at our discretion needs to be monitored, not posted, or deleted.

Welcome to the discussion.

Poll

Loading…

Your News

News for the community, by the community.

Featured Events

Mailing List

Subscribe to a mailing list to have daily news sent directly to your inbox.

  • Breaking News

    Would you like to receive breaking news alerts? Sign up now!

  • News Updates

    Would you like to receive our daily news headlines? Sign up now!

  • Sports Updates

    Would you like to receive our daily sports headlines? Sign up now!

Manage Your Lists