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A mostly make-ahead fancy vegetarian feast

Perfect for date night…or any night! Move over, meat and potatoes. When it comes to making a special dinner at home, why not try a new approach to menu planning? Vegetarian meals by their very nature are colourful and appealing; … Continue reading

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Peach Tarts with Ricotta and Arugula

Freeform pastry makes for an easy, impressive brunch or lunch dish As I kid, I ate a lot of canned peaches, especially during the bleak winter months when fresh fruit options were sparse and expensive. Today, we are fortunate to … Continue reading

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Baked Potatoes with Arugula and Creamy Dressing

Baked potatoes can get a little dull sometimes. While they can be very tasty loaded up with sinful amounts of butter or sour cream, they still don’t shine on the plate. I like twice-baked versions, where you scoop out the … Continue reading

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Fennel, Orange and Arugula Salad with Pistachios

I’ve recently discovered a wonderful variety of orange called Cara Cara. Also known as Red Navels, they are juicy and oh-so-sweet, plus their flesh is a vibrant orangey-red colour that really makes any plate pop. I’ve been using them in … Continue reading

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