Tag Archives: strawberries

A festive, flavourful brunch menu

Show Mom you care with a delicious feast! Truth be told, most Moms do NOT want to be served breakfast in bed on Mother’s Day. I can state from experience that it’s more than a little nerve wracking to be … Continue reading

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Grilled Chicken with Strawberry Salsa

I just cannot get enough of juicy, ripe local strawberries. While we are now fortunate to be able to enjoy them all summer long thanks to everbearing plants, there is something irresistible about the first crop in June. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Mini Pavlovas

What’s not to love about Pavlova? Meringue, whipped cream and fresh fruit – a perfect trio of textures and tastes. Named for the legendary Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova, the dessert was purportedly first created in her honour during a tour … Continue reading

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Smoked Salmon and Strawberry Salad

This no-cook meal is as delicious as it is beautiful. Super quick to prepare, it offers an intriguing blend of flavours and textures and is light yet satisfying. It’s ideal if you use the best quality smoked salmon you can … Continue reading

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Grilled Fruit Skewers

You can use any combination of fresh fruit to prepare this dish; just be sure the pieces are sufficiently large and firm enough to stay on the skewers. Strawberries, pineapple, cantaloupe  peaches and plums are some of my favourites. Brushing them lightly … Continue reading

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Chocolate-Yogurt Fruit Dip

Scanning the supermarket aisles these days, it’s tricky to find snack foods that appeal to kids but aren’t off the charts for salt, sugar or fat. This is a quick recipe that delivers a great chocolate flavour in a lighter … Continue reading

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