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Seared Duck with Spiced Fig Au Jus
Duck is so versatile in its flavour – working with anything from savory to sweet. Here, we’ve gone for a mix of both. A hint of sweetness..
Pilsner & Parmesan Risotto
Risotto is one of those dishes that seem daunting, but actually just requires patience. Nothing about it is particularly difficult, but..
Roasted Tomato Soup
There is just something about a warm soup on a cold day. Truth be told, when it comes to soup, I’m really in it for the “stuff.” Like,..
Goat Cheese Stuffed Pork Tenderloin with Blackberry Compote & Vegetable Sauté
You know the trick to making a dish sound fancy? Include all the ingredients in the title. Yes, it sounds complicated (and impressive),..
Beef & Pork Three Bean Chili
It’s finally March! The time of year when (depending on where you live) you can start thinking about the transition of seasons from cold,..
Scottish Leg of Lamb with Barley & Root Vegetables
Straight from the highlands in late winter, although this dish is rich, is it addicting! It’s also a great dish to warm you up on those..
“Ok, let’s try this again.” Four attempts later, my inner scientist motto, and belief in the scientific method triumphed in getting my..
Venison (a.k.a meat from game animals like deer, moose or elk) is not very common in your average North American grocery store. But, if..
Kohlrabi – it’s interesting to spell and a just as interesting a cross-over vegetable. From the broccoli/cabbage family, it is similar to..
Potato Bacon Soup
It snowed Sunday and I definitely did not want to go outside. I am not ready to accept winter – except for all of the delicious foods..
Pulled Beef Tacos
Tacos. Is there really anything better than tacos on a Saturday? I think not. They’re great for any size party – from just you (with taco..
Bacon Mac & Cheese
Mac & Cheese is a classic comfort food and one of my favourite meals to enjoy on a cold day. But you know what makes Mac & Cheese even..
BBQ Chicken Nachos
What is your reaction when I suggest putting chicken on Nachos? Does this seem like some sort of crazy, nay, fanatical idea? Are you one..
Citrus Mahi Mahi
Now I know what you’re thinking, “Isn’t this just a recipe for the fish in fish and chips?” Now this is a point where I throw you a curve..
Apple Cider Sorbet
I bet you had to adult today. Did you have to attend a meeting, contemplate about doing something bad for you versus doing something..
Mango & Peach Cider Popsicles
Now I know what you’re thinking…you’re thinking “What the hell? Special equipment? I’ve never had to use special equipment before this?..
Cranberry Apricot Nut Loaf
Because sometimes, you just need something a little sweet to snack on. Serve this loaf with butter, a fruit spread, beer, wine, or beer...
Cedar Planked Salmon with Blueberry Compote
You know your meal is gonna be good when it starts with lumber. Don’t forget to add the beer, to the recipe and to the chef. This..
Field Berry & Cider Crisp
It’s amazing how some of the best recipes are so wicked simple and this is no exception. While I’m a fan of dessert, my co-workers tend..