Monthly Archives: November 2019

Chocolate-dipped pretzel rods

A sweet and salty festive treat! I don’t often wish I lived anywhere other than where I do. Canada’s capital city, Ottawa, is a pretty awesome place and has the most amazing, vibrant culinary scene. I can find international ingredients … Continue reading

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Squash, cranberry and feta tarts

Freeform pastry makes for a delicious savoury treat! These rustic tarts steal the show every time I serve them. The pastry is really easy to work with and as long as your roasted vegetables are cool when you assemble the … Continue reading

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Bailey’s Irish Cream and white chocolate fudge

A delicious way to enjoy this popular liqueur! I am not a big liqueur drinker, but I do associate the taste of Bailey’s Irish Cream with the holiday season. Did you know it’s really delicious when added to creamy salad … Continue reading

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Roasted carrots with savoury granola and pickled onions

Dressed-up carrots with a ton of style and flavour! I have always adored carrots. In the beginning, I think my infatuation was Bugs Bunny’s fault – if eating carrots could make a cartoon rabbit so hilarious, surely they could have … Continue reading

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Spicy dark chocolate and granola bark

A healthy-ish treat that’s ready in minutes! We’ve been told for years that eating dark chocolate is good for our health in multiple ways, so I decided to make a good thing even better by adding some heat. And guess … Continue reading

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Mango-maple hot sauce

Spice up your life with this tropical-inspired condiment! This fun hot sauce is really versatile. We enjoy it on tacos, grilled fish and even as a barbeque sauce on ribs and chicken. Fruity-tasting hot peppers like habaneros or scotch bonnets … Continue reading

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Delicious dumpling and stir-fried vegetable bowls

Terrific mashup of two favourite Asian-style foods! I am such a fan of Asian dumplings – they’re perfect little bundles of flavour! I love the soft texture of the steamed wonton wrapper that easily yields to the delicious savoury filling … Continue reading

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