Posts Tagged ‘holiday recipes’

Necci: Italian Chestnut Crepes

 

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Chestnut flour is a great ingredient to have in your pantry; it can be used in a variety of dishes, both sweet and savoury, and its characteristic deep nut flavour adds a little richness to everything from cakes, cookies and crepes to stews and soups. It is also gluten free, so it is a good choice for those who are looking to eat gluten-free without sacrificing flavour. Continue »



Quiche Will Save Your Life

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It’s the craziest time of year when you’re trying to buy gifts, wrap them, entertain friends and family, mix drinks, pour eggnog, and feed everybody all the time. This is why you need to stop what you’re doing for five minutes and read all about quiche. It will save your life. Continue »



Chopped Liver Love

 

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It’s Hanukkah, the time of year when everyone is braising briskets and frying latkes. The humble chopped liver is a dish that deserves some time in the spotlight. Not to be confused with pâté, chopped liver should never be smooth, it is a rustic dish and should always be chopped by hand – just like Bubbe used to make it. Continue »



Holiday Recipes from Top Chef Canada – Sweet Potato

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Forget everything you thought you knew about sweet potatoes! This recipe from Top Chef Canada season 4 winner René Rodriguez will blow your mind. He takes Mexican and Spanish influence and directs them at this humble vegetable for a brand new preparation you have to taste to believe. Continue »



Holiday Recipes from Top Chef Canada – Turkey Breast

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December is here! In the coming weeks we’ll be sharing some delicious holiday recipes from Top Chef Canada champ René Rodriguez. We start off with this unique approach to turkey breast. Rodriguez grew up in Mexico and is heavily influenced by that cuisine and that of his beloved Spain. See what those influences bring to a simple piece of poultry.  Continue »