One-Pan Baked Gnocci

Time: 1 hour Still haven’t found what you are looking for supper tonight? Look no further – one pan, full hearty meal (or side dish) and healthy! Music Selection: U2 – Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For Ingredients: 1 kg gnocci ½ cup butter 1/3 cup flour ¼ tsp nutmeg ¼ tsp cayenne 1…

Pork, Apple & Sage Stew

Time: 90 minutes This is a super flavorful comfort dish that only takes about 90 minutes in total! It is a dish that is so comforting, it is great to share and let others know you are there for them… Music Selection: Rachel Platten – Stand By You Ingredients: 1 kg pork shoulder, cut into…

Turkey Burgers

Time: 45 minutes Heat up the BBQ fire and enjoy these healthy, tasty, irresistible burgers. Music Selection: Pointer Sisters – Fire Ingredients: 2 lbs ground turkey 1 Tbsp finely chopped fresh rosemary 1 Tbsp finely chopped fresh thyme 1 finely chopped green onion 2 Tbsp worcestershire sauce 3 eggs 1 Tbsp garlic powder 1 cup…

Baba Pearl’s Sauerkraut Soup

Time: 4 hours This is a dish from both my husband’s and my childhoods. We both ate it with pork ribs in the soup, other recipes don’t include but might include mushrooms. This is as close as I could get it to my grandma and my husband’s grandma’s versions which were remarkably similar and definitely…

Yule Wild Boar with Fruit

Music Selection: Antiphony – Solstice Carol How to celebrate winter solstice? Have you tried wild boar… you should. If you do, don’t skip the fruit sauce. It is the perfect combination for a chilly night and days that start to get longer. Ingredients: 8 wild boar chops (or pork chops if you can’t find boar)…

Beef Rigatoni

Time:  Minimum 1 hour – better if you have 3 or 4 hours This rigatoni is the reason we are able to stay home for year number two of a pandemic! It is comfort food that is soooo tasty, it will keep you warm, comfy and happy to share with loved ones. Music Selection: Calum…

Creamy Mushroom Soup

Time: 1 hour Mushroom soup is so simple to make and delicious, comforting food. You will fall in love (again) with this dish – over and over! Music Selection: Dua Lipa and Elton John – Love Again Ingredients ¼ cup butter Salt/pepper 1 leek, chopped finely 3 Tbsp flour 6 sprigs fresh thyme 2 cloves…

Paella

Time: 1 hour This is a one dish meal, so a great way to make a hearty, healthy meal without a big mess. The flavours are more enhanced with a bit of extra salt, so add/salt pepper throughout the cooking process to get the flavours you desire. Music Selection: Jota Dance Ingredients: 4 ½ cups…

Student Ramen Fried Rice

Time: 20 minutes This is a weird recipe, for sure. It makes a little leftovers go a long way, in a comforting way. Delicious, quick, and a great way to use up left over rice, ham and vegetables. This is also a great recipe to make while camping! Music Selection: Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard…

Ultimate Baked Fish Burger

Time: 45 minutes What a burger! It does require a few bowls and dishes, but it is quite quick and easy to make. This is a great, healthy way to eat fish without deep frying! Music Selection: Johnny Nash – I Can See Clearly Now Ingredients: Fish: 6 haddock or other white fish fillets 6…