"[Hillsons] approach to gluten-free is living with, not living without. Look for alternatives, not at what you cant eat. Be curious, Hillson advises, be imaginative, substitute boldly, and have fun…If youre looking to gain an in-depth understanding of cooking without gluten, Gluten-Free Makeovers is an excellent go-to guide and resource to refer back to again and again."
Midwest Book Review, November 2011
"Gluten-Free Makeovers is a straightforward and excellently composed cookbook, it cant be missed for gluten-free cooks."
Curled Up With a Good Book
"Hillson succeeds at making the gluten-free recipes and lifestyle accessible to the reader, breaking down all the information and recipes into bite size bits that are easy to swallow. Simple, attractive recipe layouts and basic lists make the book an easy to follow reference source, while the nine pages of color photographs of some of the dishes will inspire you to start up and persevere in your own gluten-free efforts."
"A great collection of recipes to produce foods you may wish you could recreate gluten-free."
Portland Book Review, 12/19/11
New England Book Festival "Honorable Mention" in Cookbook Category
Gluten-Free Living, September 2011
"This is not your average gluten-free cookbook. It will keep your kitchen humming and you happy with all the treasures you can now produce."
Publishers Weekly, 10/3/11
"These recipe makeovers transform favorite, typically gluten-heavy foods (breads, cakes, pies, pasta, etc.) into safe, appealing options for those with celiac disease, gluten sensitivity, and wheat allergy."
"[Hillson] does a great favor for home cooks and bakers seeking good gluten-free foods with this book."
Tucson Citizen, 11/3/11
"Hillson proves that a gluten-free diet doesnt mean that all food choices are taken away."
Living Without, December/January 2011/2012
"Gluten-Free Makeovers takes you on a culinary journey thats as delicious as it is essential…Theres something for every tasteand lots to tempt your taste buds. A must for your kitchen bookshelf."
San Francisco Book Review, 12/6/11
"[Hillsons] recipes were easy to understand and simple to make…This book is great for anyone who lives gluten-free and may not be the best cook in the world.
Tulsa Book Review, January 2012
"One of the major benefits of this book is its section on substitutions for maintaining not only a gluten-free diet but also an egg-free, nut-free, dairy-free, corn- and oat-free, etc. meal plan…An excellent go-to guide and resource to refer back to again and again."
Midwest Book Review, December 2011
"From chef favorites to comfort foods such as pizza, Beth Hillson packs in over 175 recipes that discuss substitutions, approaches to successful recipe completion, and more."
Natural Solutions (website), 1/1/12
"[A]favorite cookbook of 2011…Finallya cookbook that successfully balances the gourmet and the everyday!"
"Chock full of homemade goodness from comfort food to simple pot pies."
Connecticut Magazine, April 2012
"Hillson offers a myriad of ways to remake some of your favorite foods wheat-free."