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Melon and Bacon Salad

Two weeks of particularly fresh, flavourful food in the Constantly Cooking kitchen are drawing to a close. I had so much fun with the August Farmers’ Feast Challenge, dreaming up great new dishes thanks to a bursting bushel basket of … Continue reading

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Warm Potato Salad

So many hearty winter dishes go well with potatoes. Stews, braised meat, roast chicken….can’t you just smell all those delicious meals? I love my potatoes mashed, baked, roasted, fried, scalloped and more ways you can imagine, but I sometimes miss … Continue reading

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No-fuss mini frittatas

Pasta and eggs and cheese, oh my! I like to call this my ‘clean out the fridge’ frittata. Anytime I end up with a little leftover cooked pasta, it inspires me to go rooting through the fridge to gather up … Continue reading

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Candied bacon

I am overly fond of bacon, so when I tasted candied bacon for the first time, I got pretty excited. Yet another use for one of my favourite foods! Candied bacon, with its dark, glossy sheen, makes a wonderful addition … Continue reading

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Bacon-tomato pasta sauce

Every September, I freeze bushels of Roma tomatoes for use all winter long. Partially thawed, these versatile beauties are easy to peel and chop. Because my family would eat pasta seven days each week if I let them, I experiment … Continue reading

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Home-cured and smoked pork belly (aka BACON!)

I once thought all bacon was created (almost) equal. You know – buy whatever’s on sale, try not to over or under cook it, enjoy once or twice a week. Things changed for me once I started buying what I … Continue reading

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