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Upcoming plans for the election year

We here at Quinoa Esta Bakery have been hearing the news of the political conventions just like every other American who watches the television. To celebrate the excitement of the upcoming election season, our owner has created two very unique treats that will be available for a short time. These treats are our modeled after…
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Our top summer flavors

The peak of summer is officially here. With the increase in heat and sun exposure, people all over the world try to find ways to escape the heat. Whether that means taking a relaxing dip in the pool or finding a nice cool place to vacation this summer, it’s safe to say that there are…
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A personal experience with dietary restrictions

As a continuation of last week’s post, this week’s post will feature a person who is living with a dietary restriction. Dr. Tricia Pingel, a naturopathic medical doctor, has strong intolerance to both gluten and dairy products. In addition to her medically diagnosed restrictions, Pingel is also a vegetarian that still enjoys eggs and fish…
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Our story: a peek into the creation of the bakery

While cooking with alternative ingredients, such as quinoa, has become increasingly popular over the past couple of years. We here at Quinoa Esta Bakery don't just use non-traditional ingredients to stay trendy. Our founders started the bakery as a way to stay within a diet plan they were doing at the time, however, after meeting…
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Quinoa Esta Bakery dry mixes help you bake with ease

When you want the quality of a fresh baked, homemade sweet without the hassle, you may find yourself turning to dry mixes to get the best of both worlds. They allow you to create some of your favorite desserts with ease and without having to become a first-class pastry chef who spends hours in their…
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Press Release: Local bakery owner reimagines favorite foods for those limited by food allergies and intolerances

PHOENIX - June 23, 2016             The new service will allow customers to receive recipes based their specific dietary needs. Bakery owner Sharon Downing will look in to one’s personal diet restrictions given from medical professionals or as advice from consultants and recreate customer’s favorite meals with diet friendly ingredients. Customers using this service will…
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Health news about whole grains

For us, it all started with the desire for a brownie while staying true to a diet challenge. That’s was the first time Quinoa Esta Bakery’s founder experimented with an ingredient she had never attempted to bake with before. She wanted her cake, and she was going to eat it too. While not all people…
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Waffle Fried Chicken & Waffles

I will post the recipe soon.  I fried this chicken in a waffle iron.  I saw a Food Network chef fry bacon in a waffle iron. I thought...Why not chicken tenders?  Watch the Waffle Fried Chicken Video
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