Tag Archives: classic

Classic Baked Beans

Maybe it’s his French-Canadian heritage, or perhaps his years as a starving student, but my husband truly adores eating baked beans. I’m a little ambivalent about them, having been served them for Saturday night dinner every single week for about … Continue reading

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Clementine-Cardamom Crème Brûlée

I adore crème brûlée and unlike some purists, I don’t mind seeing different flavour combinations out there. I find the inclusion of chocolate, maple or seasonal fruit can add a nice variety to this classic dish. This particular version was … Continue reading

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White Chocolate Dipped Shortbread

Let’s face it, not all of us can decorate cookies to make them look like tempting works of art. It’s definitely not my strong suit, which is what prompted me to come up with a method to jazz up classic … Continue reading

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