Homemade chai, spicy with cardamom, cloves, cinnamon, hot pepper flakes. Forget the coffee - this one warms you right down to your toes!
Cinnamon Eggnog Scones - the result of my "Mikey Moment" with eggnog and a great way to use up any leftover eggnog from the holidays.
Welcome 2010 with a sunny, citrusy breakfast of Lemon-Raspberry Pancakes
Cioccolata Calda (Italian hot chocolate) is perfect for a wintry day---thick, creamy, and not overly sweet.
Saffron Clam and Corn Chowder by Chef Madalene
Oliebollen (Dutch Doughnuts) - a traditional Dutch delicacy that is eaten on the New Year Eve
Pear Cobbler. A rustic comforting cobbler of sugared pears and a biscuity crust; it's so good, you'd never know it's vegan, too.
A wine expert teaches us how to pair wine with cheese we might already have in the fridge, including cheddar, parm and even string cheese!
[recipe] Chocolate Peppermint Meringue Layer Cake -- a wonderful kitchen project! Fun to make and delicious.
Chocolate-Dipped Meringue Cookies - so easy and so elegant. Perfect for winter holidays.
Creamy Chicken and Rice Soup
[recipe] Warm Potato Medley Salad with Asian Salad Dressing.
Winter Chicken Chili inspired by my friend Janet's Christmas Eve dinner. Comfort food for warm coziness. [recipe]
Chewy molasses cookies with a hint of ginger-Rolled in coarse sugar for a little extra crunch!
A sumptuous, elegant Chocolate Chestnut Charlotte, perfect for New Year's Eve.
Christmas leftovers or winter-themed treat? Whatever your choice, this sugar cookie still tastes sweet!
A gingerbread version of our house and family.
Thick and creamy hot chocolate spiced with cinnamon and chili peppers.
Warm spinach salad with pears and pecans
Château Frontenac Turkey, Sausage & Mushroom Pot Pie
Learn to love beets! Make any vegetable tasty by roasting.
Black Forest Tiramisu. Combining two classics into one dessert - Tiramisu and Black Forest Gateau.
Canadian Coffee recipe with maple-infused whipped cream. Break the winter chill with this twist on a classic.
Chickpea, celery and mushroom soup with manchego cheese
Brussels Sprouts With Rosemary and Parmesan
Slow cooker potato soup: one of five crock-pot-friendly recipes for cooking while you shop.
This hearty cabbage soup tastes rich and creamy, but is surprisingly healthy!
[recipe] Merry Berries! Sugared sparkling cranberries - to serve on a cheese plate or in champagne, or any other way you see fit!
The best sweet potato casserole. Perfect for Christmas this Friday.
Vegan Quiche with broccoli, crimini mushrooms, and, yes, tofu. From a tofu skeptic, trust me--it's much better than you'd think!
East meets West pho-like matzo ball soup
Perfect with coffee and for the holidays: Chocolate Cherry Almond Biscotti, with a hint of cardamom, drizzled with chocolate
Peppermint Cookies and Cream Ice Cream: A creamy vegan treat for the holidays. Easy to make and delicious!
If you got a lump of coal for Christmas last year, get your revenge on Santa this year by sneaking him some Hot Milk Punch.