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Roasted Root Vegetable Soup with Dukkah

The earthy flavours of root vegetables make them a natural choice for soup.  Roasting them brings out their natural sweetness and gives the soup a richer, more complex flavour. Be sure to take a few moments to make the garnish … Continue reading

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Playing with Fire – in the Kitchen at the Back Lane Cafe

I have to admit it, I’m definitely an amateur cook. I have no aspirations to become a professional chef, nor do I think I actually have the culinary chops to work in that world. No matter how much time I … Continue reading

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Braised Pork Cheeks with Celery Root Puree

When I served this dish to about 200 eager feasters at the recent Taboo Eats “My Neighbourhood Bites” competition, I called it “Cheeky Pig in a Puddle”. Pork cheeks are very popular in Europe but less well-known in North America. … Continue reading

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