Tag Archives: Paula Roy

Maple gelato with salted pecan brittle

A not-too-sweet dessert everyone will love! I was fortunate to enjoy homemade ice cream on a semi-regular basis when was growing up. We had one of those wooden bucket style ice cream makers, to which you added ice cubes and … Continue reading

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Make-ahead potato and pancetta puffs

Fancy ‘tater tots’ the whole family will love! These little beauties were inspired two things: 1) my love of pierogis and 2) a big batch of leftover mashed potatoes. While their taste is evocative of pieriogi filling, they are a … Continue reading

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Cheesy garlic fingers with donair sauce

A made-in-the Maritimes delight! A recent trip to Nova Scotia reawakened my love for garlic fingers dipped in the made-in-the-Maritimes delight that is donair sauce. Donairs are similar to gyros or shawarmas, but their sauce – a sweet and sour … Continue reading

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Turkish-inspired kofte (meatball) sandwiches

An easy, flavourful dish with a playful nickname! My son recently gave me a fun gift: The Turkish Cookbook by Musa Dağdeviren, whom you may have seen on the popular Netflix show, Chef’s Table. I was excited to leaf through … Continue reading

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Rhubarb upside down cake

A not-too-sweet treat that’s bursting with colour and flavour! My mom has always had a rhubarb patch and even at age 90 she continues to tend it with great success. I didn’t much care for rhubarb’s tart flavour as a … Continue reading

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Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods Season 2, Episode 6 recipes

Forget takeout fast food; this easy meal is a real kid-pleaser! It’s no surprise that many kids love takeout or fast food. These meals are often come in colourful packaging, are crunchy, and usually loaded with salt or sugar. Making … Continue reading

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Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods Season 2, Episode 5 recipes

A flavour-packed and healthy vegetarian meal Taking advantage of fresh, seasonal produce is one of the best ways to serve up meals that are nutritious, economical and full of flavour. Shopping at farmers’ markets is fantastic but if you check … Continue reading

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