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Food

Bell Peppers ready for roasting

Roasted Bell Peppers

Bell peppers are so wonderful fresh. But just like so many things, they are possibly even tastier when they’ve been ...
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quiche

Roasted Vegetable Quiche

Quiche. Buttery flaky crust, full to bursting with sweet caramelized roasted vegetables. Perfect for Sunday brunch, get togethers, or weekly ...
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Pie Dough – Sweet and Savoury

A really good pie dough recipe is something that everyone should have access to. I was used to be intimidated ...
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Butter Tarts

I think as a Canadian who cooks, it’s obligatory to know at least some sort of butter tart recipe. Like ...
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Bolognese Sauce

Meat sauce for spaghetti would be the more commonly found North American term. That's what I would have called a ...
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Pork & Ramen Miso Soup

All this winter weather means a warming, spicy ramen soup is in order. Nothing brings me more comfort when the ...
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My favourite mix of Herbes de Provence

Herbes de Provence

My favourite recipe and a little history The cuisine of France inspires me. The variety, the passion, the sheer abundance ...
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stock vegetables

How to Make a Basic Stock

Meat or Veggie Making stock at home is one of those fundamental skills that sometimes get hyped up more then ...
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whole grain bread

Hearty Wholegrain Bread

A good hearty bread is a wonderful thing. There are days, especially cold winter days like today, when I could ...
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