Rosemary & Garlic Beef Pot Roast

Time: Marinade overnight; 3 – 4 hours Music Selection: Imagine Dragons – Believer First things first – this is the best pot roast recipe you will ever find! It takes a bit of time, due to the marinading process, but it is so worth it! You will be a believer… Ingredients: ¼ cup olive oil…

Church Chicken

Church Chicken Time: Brine overnight; Bake 1.5 – 2 hours Music Selection: Coldplay – Everyday Life This is an oldie but a great recipe. It was one my grandma made on Sundays – she’d put it all in the oven while we were at church and when we’d get home, there would be this amazing…

“Spaghetti” Squash

Serves 4 Preparation – 1 hour This is one of those comfort dishes that is easy to make, is savoury and super healthy! It is a great way to get extra vegetables. Music Selection: Starship – Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now Ingredients: 1 large spaghetti squash 1 lb ground beef 1 medium onion, diced 2…

Lamb Stew

Time: 1 – 2 hours Music Selection: EmmyLou Harris – Two More Bottles of Wine This recipe is best if you pour wine in the stew and have a glass on the side while you make it! Enjoy the stew, wine and Emmylou! Ingredients: 6 oz pancetta, chopped into strips 2 lbs boneless leg of…

Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes Au Gratin

Time: 2 hours This is comfort food at its best – delicious, tasty and pretty easy to make. It is worth the full effort and will have you singing with the choir… it is great for potlucks – so show it off and let your light shine! Music Selection: Odetta & Boys Choir of Harlem…

Crispy Baked Cod

Time: 30 minutes Music Selection: Christina Perri – A Thousand Years Ingredients: 3 large cod fillets, cut in 1/2 2 eggs, beaten 3 cups of garlic and herb flavoured croutons, crushed ¼ cup parmesan cheese Salt / pepper 1 tsp garlic powder 1 Tbsp dried parsley Tartar sauce: 2 Tbsp mayonnaise 2 Tbsp sour cream…

Cassoulet

Time: 48 hours (over 3 days) Serves – 12 Cassoulet is a classic recipe that I only make once a year – partly because it takes a good 2 days to make it properly and secondly because then when we do have it, we appreciate it and enjoy it. This makes a big serving. This…

Clam Chowder

Time: 45 minutes Music Selection: Billie Eilish – Ocean Eyes This is truly one of the best recipes I make. It is simple, delicious and healthy! AND my family loves it – this is a big recipe as we love the leftovers (this recipe does taste better the next day)! I paired it with this…

Whisky Apple BBQ Salmon

Time: 25 minutes Some days we just need to chill, but we have too much energy. Here is some classic, yet invigorating music to accompany a classic but delicious dinner! Enjoy. Music Selection: Kashmir Led Zeppelin – Epic Symphonic Rock Ingredients: ½ cup apple juice 1/8 cup maple syrup 1/8 cup whisky (Jack Daniels) 2…

Church Sirloin Tip Beef Roast

Time: 2 hours plus marinating time Music Selection: Johnny & June Carter Cash – Old Rugged Cross My grandma Katie had this way with roasts. On Sundays we would often visit her place after church. We’d walk into a house that was warm and had the most delicious aromas of beef and vegetables, slow roasted…