Brome Lake Duck Legs Confit

Around Christmas time, my mother always had a holiday-themed cookie tin or three stashed in the freezer. They contained her unique mix of Christmas treats - ru...
MJ Gingerbread - with whip

Ginger Beer Gingerbread

Pete’s Fine Foods also has a wide selection of packaged products--some imported from the UK and Europe--which help to elevate any baked good. Gingerbread has a...
PFF Oct 6

Pumpkin Chestnut Truffles

Halloween doesn’t have to be just for the kiddos: these pumpkin chestnut truffles, though sure to be a hit with the wee ones, definitely appeal to a more grown-...
Atlantic Salmon Fillet (1)

Fall Salmon Salad

Fall salad with beluga lentils, candied squash, pistachio-crusted salmon and lemon pistachio oil vinaigrette This salad clings to warm late fall days with its ...
Three sisters - final (1)

Three Sisters (Vegan) Stew

The main ingredients in three sisters stew have a long and harmonious history. Many aboriginal tribes relied on the crops referred to as the Three Sisters—maiz...

Canada Day Veggie Dip

When I was growing up, we always hosted a Canada Day pool party featuring lots of homemade appetizers and a backyard barbecue. To this day, I think it’s a prett...
MJ - Spring Rolls - Side View (ed.)

Fresh Spring Rolls, Two Ways

I’m a vegetarian, but at home I eat vegan most of the time. I’m often inspired by dishes based on international cuisines. If you’re new to vegan eating, or you...