Tag Archives: Canada

Going further to celebrate Canada’s 150th

Where will the open road take you this year? It is no exaggeration to say that road tripping is one of the constants of my life. Growing up in a military family, we moved often and travelled constantly, always by … Continue reading

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Baked sour cream doughnuts with maple glaze

Canada’s favourite flavours are easy to serve up at home This recipe is a tribute to two of our Canada’s most-loved doughnut flavours: sour cream and maple dipped. While they are delicious right out of the oven, amazingly they are … Continue reading

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Butter Tart Squares

Butter tarts rank right up there as one of the foods considered to be quintessentially Canadian. Their origin is hotly debated – as is the inclusion of raisins – but they are nearly universally loved. If you’re pressed for time, … Continue reading

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Tourtière Tarts

Tourtière pops up frequently on lists of quintessential Canadian foods. While we often tend to associate this meat pie with winter feasts, especially over the Christmas season, there’s nothing stopping you from enjoying the sweet-savoury flavours of tourtière any time … Continue reading

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How do you love your lentils?

I have something to confess. While I have been a big fan of lentils for years, I only just realized yesterday that I’ve been missing out on some truly great culinary opportunities with these little nutritional powerhouses. Like many people, … Continue reading

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O Canada Wild Rice Salad with Apple Vinaigrette

One of the best pot luck parties I ever hosted was inspired by a desire to celebrate the foods of Canada. I assigned each guest a province or territory and they had to come up with a dish that represented … Continue reading

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