Baked Arancini

Time: 90 minutes These little balls of goodness are like sunshine on your face on a wonderful summer day – enjoy! Music Selection: James Taylor & Yo-Yo-Ma – Here Comes the Sun Ingredients: 4 cups chicken broth 2 Tbsp olive oil ½ cup finely chopped onion 2 cups arborio rice ½ cup freshly grated parmesan…

Oatmeal French Toast (GF)

Time: overnight plus 15 minutes in morning Mama -oooh, oooh, oooh – if you are looking for a twist on oatmeal or a gluten-free french toast, this is your recipe…. Music Selection: Bohemian Rhapsody – Prague Cello Quartet Ingredients: 3 Cups water 2 cups quick cooking rolled oats ½ cup dried cranberries or blueberries 3…

Goat Cheese Mushy Peas

Time: 30 minutes In the wee small hours of the morning, when hungry, try these peas – healthy, delicious, and filling! Music Selection: Sting & Chris Botti – In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning Ingredients: 2 Tbsp butter 2 cloves garlic, minced 5 cups frozen green peas 1 cup water or chicken broth…

Goat Cheese & Shrimp Quiche

Time: 90 Minutes This is one of our all time favourite quiche recipes and it uses goat cheese, rather than emmenthal which gives it a very creamy flavour. Music Selection: Rag ‘n’ Bone & P!nk – Anywhere Away From Here Ingredients: Pastry: 1 ¾ cup flour Pinch salt ½ cup cold butter, cut in small…

Smoked Pork Hocks

Time: 10 days and 2-3 hours smoking time These are easy although they take at least 8 days…. but so flavorful alone, or in a sauerkraut dish or baked beans. Music Selection: Willie Nelson – A Woman’s Love Ingredients: 4 pork / ham hocks 8 cups water 1 cup salt 4 bay leaves 2 tsp…

Candied Yams

Time: 1 hour Once you make these yams, they will always be one of your sides… enjoy with Sheryl Crow & Sting. Music Selection: Sheryl Crow & Sting – Always On Your Side Ingredients: 1 large yam ¼ cup butter, melted ½ cup brown sugar 3 Tbsp orange juice 1 tsp vanilla ½ tsp cinnamon…

Stuffed Grilled Porkloin

Time: (brine overnight or for 3 – 4 hours) and cooking time – 1/2 hour This dish is best shared with those you absolutely lovely – the flavours are amazing. The effort is worth it, just like love! Music Selection: Chantal Chamberland – L’Hymne de l’amour Ingredients: 2 pork tenderloins (12 oz), cleaned of excess…

Chocolate Cherry Ricotta Cheese Cake

Time: 90 minutes You will be guaranteed to smile while enjoying this lovely dessert with family and friends! Enjoy. Music Selection: Kat McPhee, Celine Dion, Josh Groban – Smile Ingredients: Crust: ½ cup butter 1 egg yolk 2 ½ Tbsp heavy cream 2 Cups flour 2 Tbsp cocoa 3 Tbsp sugar 1 Tbsp baking soda…

Corned Beef Hash with Hollandaise Sauce

Time: 1 hour plus time (2 ½ hours to cook corned beef) This recipe is the ultimate comfort food for breakfast (or brunch or supper), it is so good and will absolutely make you feel like you are falling in love… enjoy. Music Selection: Kina Grannis – Can’t Help Falling In Love With You (from…

Instant Pot Beef Parikash with Egg Noodles

Time: 45 minutes For whatever reason, this dish reminded me of White Nights and the scene where Mikhail Baryshnikov and Gregory Hines dance…. love this movie and love this dish! Maybe it will make you want to dance, too. Music Selection: White Nights – Mikhail Baryshnikov & Gregory Hines Ingredients: 3 Tbsp olive oil 3…