• Shortbread Cookies with Chopped Chocolates

    The easiest buttery shortbread cookies made in 10 minutes with just 5 ingredients. Top with your favorite holiday chocolate.

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    2018 Gift Guide for Foodies

    December 8, 2018

    Fresh gift ideas for foodies in 2018, with great cookbooks and ideas for fostering a more sustainable (as well as delicious) new year.

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    Apple Tart with Frangipane

    December 6, 2018

    A flaky apple tart made in the style of a freeform galette with a delicious (and deceptively easy) almond cream filling and a flaky, all-butter crust.

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    Sparkling Ginger Cocktail

    December 4, 2018

    A bubbly bourbon cocktail recipe with a simple-to-make spicy ginger syrup. It’s the perfect blend of spicy, sour, sweet and bubbly.

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    Super Easy Chocolate Fudge

    December 2, 2018

    This creamy chocolate fudge recipe is super easy. It requires only one pot and three ingredients! Add your favourite toppings or keep it pure chocolate.

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    Herbed Baked Goat Cheese Fritters

    November 29, 2018

    A delicious baked goat cheese appetizer! These herbed goat cheese fritters are baked in the oven (dare I say healthy?) with a buttery, crispy panko coating.

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    Giving Thanks with the ‘Mericans.

    November 20, 2018

    I've just shared my recipe for Tandoori turkey. You may have seen it recently on Instagram.  Because I was doing a Thanksgiving meal in partnership with Butterball, I've had two turkey dinners already this fall. The one pictured (shot in September), and a real Canadian Thanksgiving. Yet somehow I still feel left out when American [...] Continue Reading

    Roast Tandoori Turkey

    November 20, 2018

    A deliciously spiced twist on traditional turkey, this tandoori turkey has an especially scrumptious gravy. Perfect with mashed potatoes & roasted veggies.

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    Brown Sugar Pear Crisp

    November 12, 2018

    A delicious, juicy pear crisp recipe with a crunchy cinnamon and buttery brown sugar streusel topping. Serve warm or cold (or for breakfast — I won’t judge.)

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    Spiced Soft Molasses Cookies with Icing

    November 7, 2018

    Molasses Cookies are a long-standing favourite in my family. These ones are adapted from a very old recipe.

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    Pumpkin Soup with Ginger and Rice

    October 31, 2018

    A hearty roasted pumpkin soup with warming ginger. Basmati rice adds flavour and texture and turns it into a satisfying meal.

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