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Back to Basics: Vegetable Stock

As autumn settles in, I always feel excited about the changing weather and the accompanying shift in my kitchen. This time of year, it’s all about soups for me. Gone are light, bright summer salads, replaced by slowly-simmered concoctions that … Continue reading

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Barley Risotto with Butternut Squash and Portobello Mushrooms

I think it’s about time for barley to get its turn in the spotlight. This delicious grain, grown all across Canada, is an inexpensive, nutritional powerhouse. There’s a great campaign – complete with recipes – now on Facebook and the … Continue reading

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