Flourless Pistachio and Almond Cake Food. Barry Sayag, Tatti Boulangerie, Givatayim. These flourless pistachio cakes are proof that not all gluten-free baking has to be complicated. Print Recipe A chance visit to a local farmer’s market saw me buying a big green cookie from a gluten-free stall that looked and smelled absolutely divine. During Passover, followers of the Jewish faith are forbidden to eat, drink, or own chametz or (chometz) – food that is made from grain (barley, oats, rye, spelt, or wheat) and water and has been allowed to rise. The traditional solution is to use a combination of finely ground nuts and a small amount of matzo meal and/or corn starch. To avoid coming in contact with chametz, people thoroughly clean their homes and living spaces. Flourless Chocolate Cake with Local Organic Pistachio Cream not too sweet or naughty, this is just right I miss traveling so much and this was a fun memory to share - and an amazing recipe - while we all wait for the world to recover & get our strength back to carry on and over this COVID nightmare. Flourless Chocolate and Pistachio Cake . Even as an avid baker with a healthy knowledge of baking ratios and substitutions, I often find gluten-free recipes to be intimidating, requiring expensive specialty ingredients that … It was a pistachio cookie and chewy to a fault. Baking delicious cakes without flour is a challenge.