Monthly Archives: June 2010

Strawberry Grand Marnier granita

Canada Day eve and I am still working my way through the flat of strawberries I bought this weekend. Although I am dying to try making homemade strawberry ice cream, I haven’t gotten around to buying the kitchen aid attachment … Continue reading

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The ground beneath her feet- a souffle to die for

Chevre and Thyme souffle While the earth rumbled in Toronto with a 5.5 earthquake and the helicopters circled overhead I was dreaming up my dinner. Souffle as light and airy as clouds on the sunniest of days, that would make … Continue reading

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My love affair with Trinity Bellwoods FM

My love affair with Trinity Bellwoods Farmer’s market As I listened to the rain fall heavily all day all I kept thinking about was please let the famers market be open. With so many markets closed this week due to … Continue reading

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Bragging about Burrata

It seems like chefs and cheese market everywhere were tweeting about Burrata. I had no idea what it tasted like or why I wanted it but I HAD to have it. Sure enough when I asked around at several cheese … Continue reading

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Strawberry, rhubarb mini coffee cakes with pecan brown sugar crumble

Nothing says summer to me like rhubarb and sun sweet Ontario strawberries. My friend Carolyn Berridge Lundy had an excellent recipe for rhubarb coffee cake and this is my adaptation. Living on my own I like to make individuals cakes … Continue reading

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Raving about Ruby Watchco

Inspiration at Ruby Watchco As an aspiring chef and avid Food Network viewer, I first fell in love with Chef Lynn Crawford on Restaurant Makeover so down to earth and genuinely passionate about helping others refine their craft or reignite … Continue reading

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The Healthy Butcher

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