Country Style Borscht

country style borscht

How to make delicious Country Style Borscht that tastes just like Grandma’s recipe – start with garden fresh simple ingredients of red beets, cabbage, carrots and potatoes. Ukrainian Borscht is considered to be the original recipe for traditional borscht but over the years there have been many adaptations to this delightful beet soup. Some recipes include meat…

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Banana Bread

Best Banana Bread

Moist and delicious recipe for Banana Bread that is quick, easy to make and loaded with banana flavour! It was time to do something with the bowl full of over-ripe bananas I had as my kitchen was getting overwhelmed with that ripe banana scent. I’ve tried many banana bread recipes over the years but always…

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Steak and Blue Cheese Bites

Steak and Blue Cheese Bites

The bold flavour of blue cheese combined with tender steak make a delicious appetizer that is simple to prepare!I was invited by Castello to create a recipe for Melt Magazine Bloggers Challenge Four. My recipe Steak and Castello Blue Cheese Bites used the exceptional flavour of Castello Blue Cheese to make these easy to prepare…

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Homemade Chicken Burgers

Homemade Chicken burgers are a great alternative to beef. These chicken burgers are lean, tender and moist. Perfect for the grill, pan fried or baked in the oven. This recipe is from my husband’s cousin Kim. We enjoyed some great grilled chicken burgers when we visited a while ago in Winnipeg. We don’t get together…

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Tomato Bocconcini Pasta

Fresh, simple ingredients make this a very flavourful meatless pasta dish. Garden fresh cherry tomatoes and basil are a must! Simple never tasted so good with the mild flavour of bocconcini cheese, peppery arugula, fresh cherry tomatoes and  basil tossed together with olive oil then generously seasoned with Himalayan salt and fresh ground pepper. This pasta also…

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puffed wheat squares

Puffed Wheat Squares

Puffed Wheat Squares are one of those treats that are so quick and easy to make. Who doesn’t remember having Puffed Wheat Squares as a kid? Puffed Wheat Squares was one treat my Mom made quite often for us as kids. It was quick and easy to make and didn’t cost a lot. Puffed wheat was…

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Maple Syrup Creme Brulee

This recipe for Maple Syrup Creme Brulee is the BEST Creme Brulee I’ve ever made! Exceptional flavour using Pure Infused Maple Syrup  – Vanilla, Cinnamon and Star Anise infusion. Canada is famous for its maple syrup, producing more than 80 percent of the world’s maple syrup. I love maple syrup for cooking and baking and Pure Infused…

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