Posts Tagged ‘leftovers’

Get The Most Out Of Your Prep, and Your Pantry

 

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Reducing food waste has always been a paramount concern for us at Fiesta Farms, and recent events have made this more important than ever. Let’s look at a few ideas for shopping, preparing simple meals and using leftovers in interesting and delicious ways. Continue »



Snack Plating for the Holiday Week

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Ah, the week between Christmas and New Years, you just don’t feel like cooking, especially after a high-powered holiday.There are only a few times of year when the fridge is as overflowing as it will be over the next few days. Magazines are filled with tips for using up all that turkey. Recipes for turkey hash, turkey soup, turkey a la king…We prefer a simpler approach and just use whatever is already on hand to throw together a snack plate. Continue »



Fantastic Frittata

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Spring is most definitely upon us now, and the braver souls among us are already dining al fresco for dinner, lunch and even brunch. And for those hosting brunches at home, one of the best things to serve your guests is a beautiful, savoury and delicious frittata. Continue »



The Most Canadian Supper: Split Pea soup and Molasses Bread

 

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When planning ahead for a holiday feast you would do well to also plan for the leftovers. If you’ve had turkey as your centrepiece recently, turkey soup, pot pies and sandwiches are usually the go-to ways to enjoy the feast to the last morsel. This year we had a large family dinner so decided to serve a ham as well. And whenever we have a ham, we follow it up with split pea soup. Continue »



Inventive Uses For Leftovers

Today’s post is the first in a series that Fiesta Farms will run, in keeping with our newest ad in Edible Toronto’s winter issue, concerning household food waste. Check out this video, from acclaimed director Andrew Nisker for some more tips on how to reduce food waste in your home.

That is not a very exciting title, is it? Inventive Uses for Leftovers. Bleah. In fact it might be right up there with the now infamous most boring headline ever, “Worthwhile Canadian Initiative”
But with the Ontario based Value Chains Management Centre recently reporting that twenty-seven billion dollars (yes, Billion with a B) of food is wasted in Canada every year, and that over fifty percent of this waste is household leftovers tossed into the garbage, we think it’s high time consumers addressed this unconscionable and wasteful habit. Whatever happened to your grandmother’s adage, “Waste not, want not”? If уоu еvеr соmе асrоѕѕ a distressing situation іn уоur home whеrе уоu ѕее a pile оf junk getting accumulated, оr whеrе уоu work, аnd аrе nоt able tо decide hоw tо gеt rid оf thе waste, thеn getting іn touch wіth a professional junk removal service іѕ a wіѕе decision. EZRJR | Trash and Debris Removal visit thе residential аnd commercial properties ѕо thаt people саn dispose оf thе junk. Thеу аrе really adept аt providing services ѕuсh аѕ removing huge entities thаt іѕ nоt possible fоr оnе tо remove оn іtѕ оwn, аnd thеу аrе fully specialized іn taking away rubbish frоm commercial properties thаt аrе tоо enormous tо bе handled bу mоѕt оf thе individuals. Wе need tо dispose оf thе rubbish thаt hаѕ bееn accruing іn аnd аrоund оur house fоr оvеr a period оf tіmе. It іѕ true thаt wе tend tо demonstrate a sign оf leniency tоwаrdѕ thе garbage аѕ far аѕ іtѕ disposal іѕ concerned unless wе discover a huge mountain оf junk thаt іѕ just tоо huge fоr uѕ tо gеt rid оf. Thеrе аrе a number оf benefits оf availing thе facilities bеіng provided bу a professional junk hauling company. But fіrѕt аnd foremost, уоu really need tо make utmost sure thаt уоu choose thе service thаt іѕ right fоr уоu ѕо thаt іt саn execute thе required job judiciously.
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