Monthly Archives: January 2017

Mini Chocolate Cakes with Salted Ganache

A rich, satisfying gluten-free treat A few months ago, a fan of my blog pointed out what should have been glaringly obvious to me: there are not nearly enough chocolate recipes on here. (Thanks, Erin!) There’s a simple reason – … Continue reading

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Chinese Five-spice duck with scallion pancakes and salad

A fun and flavourful meal that’s sure to impress While I initially created this menu in honour of the upcoming Chinese New Year, it’s one I now plan to serve regularly. It’s one of those meals where each component is … Continue reading

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Spiced Sweet Potato Stacks

An easy, elegant way to serve up nutritious sweet potatoes I love sweet potatoes. Not only are they delicious and super nutritious, but they add a gorgeous pop of colour to any plate. I love this recipe for oven baked … Continue reading

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Boost your Breakfast with a Golden Latte

A delicious, nutritious warming beverage ready in 5 minutes Although it’s an ancient spice long favoured in many Asian and East Asian cultures, golden-hued turmeric has only recently been gaining a lot of attention in the West. Touted for its … Continue reading

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Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods – Episode 9 recipes

Effortless Entertaining with delicious make-ahead dishes While the holidays may be winding down, entertaining season is never over, as far as I’m concerned. I love hosting dinner parties in the winter as people seem especially eager to gather together indoors. … Continue reading

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Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods – Episode 8 recipes

Something funny (as in funny but good, not funny ha-ha) happened to me this morning. I was sipping my tea, skim-reading the newspaper and thinking about what I wanted to cook today. As I composed a mental grocery list, I … Continue reading

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