My journey into cooking meats and a BBQ roast beef recipe to boot!
Roasting turns broccoli crispy and sweet. Chili flakes add heat, Grana Padano cheese lends a salty bite, while lemon freshens it all up
Slow Cooker Garlic Artichokes...with balsamic vinegar, olive oil and white wine
Black rice salad with spring veggies and roasted sesame seeds.
Artichaut Marinières - Artichokes Cooked in White Wine and Garlic
Ayam Pongteh, or Chicken and Potato Stew (a Straits Chinese delicacy).
Roasted Vegetables Baked in Golden Batter
Swiss Chard, Goat Cheese and Prosciutto Tart: A savory tart perfectly combining creamy and salty with the goodness of swiss chard.
A super quick, weeknight version of paella. Comes together in one pot in less then thirty minutes. And, it tastes delicious too of course!
Spicy roasted broccoli & shrimp - first step: roast the broccoli.
Martha Stewart's Vegetable Tartlets
Instead of croutons for your soup or salad, try these Pecan Cheddar Cranberry Crisps; a great sweet/savory accompaniment.
I couldn't wait until fall, so I had a Spring tailgate with a crawfish boil!
Honey & Sage Biscuits - Sweet and savory all at once. Breathtaking when warm out of the oven, slathered in butter.
Mussel chowder with smoked red pepper
Beer-Baked White Beans. Forget Baked Beans as you know them. These ale braised beans are absolutely delicious.
White fish turns bright red in this adaptation of the Yucatan dish, Tikin Xic.
Warmed strawberry orzo salad. Healthy and delicious.
If you fancy a change from your usual picnic fare, this chickpea salad is packed full of Middle Eastern flavour.
Karniyarik - turkish stuffed eggplant
Soft fluffy bread, the aroma of the onions makes you want more and more. It was gone so fast that next time I will consider making 2 loafs instead of 1.
Grilled Salmon on a cedar plank, served with a mustard-dill sauce.
Thai Turkey Basil Lettuce Wraps...fast, delicious and pretty
This tasty and nutritious Fresh Chinese Yam with Spareribs Soup is my secret weapon to fight the cold.
3 ingredients make up this timeless tomato sauce - two of which are not garlic and basil.
A simple preparation of Dal with tomatoes
Savory Polenta Cake with Ricotta-Italian Ham-Tomato and Fresh Oregano Leaves. Easy and Delicious!
Jamaican Jerk Salad with Cool Spiced Dressing
Beer-battered fish tacos with mango salsa and avocado crema. A must-make for summer.
Orzo Salad with Spinach and Goat Cheese :: You’ll be amazed at how much fresh spinach is crammed into this salad; even non-veggie lovers will be tricked into eating this secretly healthy dish.
Tarragon Potato Salad--perfect for picnics!
using a cast iron pan on the grill is perfect on those hot summer days
Sweet and Sour Meatloaf
Delicious, crunchy, spicy Moroccan chick peas!