Tag Archives: mushrooms

Pasta salad with grilled vegetables, pesto and bocconcini

Tasty summer fare the whole family will love!  I adore pasta, but the mere thought of eating it with piping hot sauce during the middle of summer is enough to make me feel faint. This vegetarian dish was devised to … Continue reading

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Mushroom seasoned salt

A delicious way to add flavour to lots of dishes! The subtle, earthy and rich flavour that mushrooms, yeast, truffles, anchovies, strong cheese and other elements add to foods is called umami. It’s often called the fifth flavour (after salty, … Continue reading

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Creamy orzo with mushrooms and spinach

Super speedy one-pot stovetop pasta dish I have been noticing a lot of one-pot dishes popping up on my social media feed lately. The funny thing, however, is that a lot of them aren’t actually one-pot meals. The meat and … Continue reading

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Pork tenderloin in mushroom sauce

A fast, flavourful and make-ahead dinner This is one of those dishes that isn’t a beauty queen, but what it might lack in looks, it more than makes up for in flavour. One of the things I love best about … Continue reading

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Smoked tomato pasta sauce

The most flavourful sauce ever! I’m a big fan of smoky foods, particularly when those foods are fruits or vegetables. My smoked tomato gazpacho is a case in point, as is my smoked watermelon salad. When asked to produce a … Continue reading

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Mac ‘n cheese with roasted vegetables

Boost the flavour of a family favourite! In my home, nothing says comfort food better than homemade macaroni and cheese. It is our favourite Meatless Monday meal! I had a surplus of fresh produce from the Farmers’ Market this week … Continue reading

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Pasta with Caruso sauce

A delicious dish inspired by a Uruguayan favourite! My grown son is a sports fanatic and I have learned so much from him as a result. Lately, he’s been informing me not only of the obscure details about various sports … Continue reading

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