Warm Red Cabbage Salad

Time: 30 minutes This is the easiest way to make something similar to braised cabbage. I like this recipe as it is done in the oven and is quick to make yet very flavourful… great side to so many dishes. Music Selection: Alfie Zappacosta – Turn It On Ingredients: 1 medium head of red cabbage…

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…

Crispy Prosciutto & Pesto Eggs Benedict

Time: 45 minutes Looking for a twist on eggs benedict for brunch? This is a quick and easy way to add a little extra flavour and add a delicious bruschetta to top it off. Music Selection: Olivia Newton John and Andy Gibb – Rest Your Love On Me Ingredients: 3 english muffins, split in halves…

Bruschetta

Time: 15 minutes Bruschetta is one of those perfect comfort foods – tasty, light, savoury and so delicious as it soaks into a warm slice of toasted baguette…we’re good. Music Selection: Dua Lipa – We’re Good Ingredients: 3 tomatoes 3 Tbsp olive oil 1 shallot ½ cup fresh basil, chopped 2 tsp white balsamic vinegar…

Divine Carrot Cake

Time: 3 hours Love is divine… so is this cake…. the perfect combination of comforting flavours. Music Selection: Seal – Love’s Divine Ingredients: 3 cups flour 1 Tbsp baking powder 2 tsp baking soda 2 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp ground ginger 2 ½ cups brown sugar 1 ½ cups vegetable/canola oil 6 eggs 2…

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…

Breakfast Volcanoes

Time: 1 hour Food should be tasty, healthy and fun!! Yes, fun. Especially breakfast. This is a recipe where you can cook the potatoes the night before, and then in the morning add the eggs for the final bake! Music Selection: Jimmy Buffet – Volcano Ingredients: 4 long potatoes (like russet) 4 eggs 1 cup…

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)…

Breakfast Egg Muffin

Time: 30 minutes How do you like your eggs in the morning? We like ours a little soft (runny) on top of pretty much anything. We make this dish for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and sometimes even supper! Music Selection: How D’Ya Like Your Eggs in the Morning (Rich, Young & Pretty – 1953) Ingredients: 4…