RECIPES

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Simple Succotash

Simple Succotash

A perfect way to enjoy that sweet summer corn, or use frozen corn if fresh is unavailable. Succotash is a dish that was introduced to struggling early colonial settlers back in the 1700's by indigeous Americans. Composed mainly of corn, beans and assorted vegetables...

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Shaved Fennel and Baby Spinach Salad

Shaved Fennel and Baby Spinach Salad

Shaved fennel and spinach salad with toasted pecans, torn mint leaves, lemon zest and parmesan, served with a simple vinaigrette. It’s an easy one! This salad is great accompaniment to anything you’re cooking on the grill and sure to impress your guests! Shaved Fennel...

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Roasted Vegetable Risotto with Pine Nuts

Roasted Vegetable Risotto with Pine Nuts

I hope you love this recipe. It's comforting, packed with veggies, fun to make and delicious. It works well as a side dish or entrée; for the family or for a dinner party. Who doesn't love risotto? Roasted Vegetable Risotto with Pine Nuts Cooked in the traditional...

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Low Carb Lemon and Asparagus Risotto

Low Carb Lemon and Asparagus Risotto

I’m all about the cauliflower rice. I always keep a few bags in my freezer to use in my favourite recipes as a substitute for regular rice. A recipe came across my feed recently for a vegan risotto using broccoli rice and it looked so delicious. I can live without the...

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Vegan Creamy Caesar Recipe

Vegan Creamy Caesar Recipe

I had lunch a few months ago with a friend at a popular vegetarian restaurant in Vancouver. I can’t even remember what I had for the main course, but the dressing that came with my salad was amazing – it was creamy, zingy and packed with flavour. I asked the server...

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Buttery Savoy Cabbage and Kohlrabi

Buttery Savoy Cabbage and Kohlrabi

A delicious and simple to prepare side dish that goes well with roast chicken or beef. Savoy cabbage is packed with nutrients and supports gut health. Kohlrabi adds a delicately crisp texture to the dish. Savoy Cabbage & Kohlrabi 1 head savoy cabbage cored and...

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Saffron Cauliflower Rice Pilaf

Saffron Cauliflower Rice Pilaf

Cauliflower rice is a staple in my house. I sometimes make my own with a hand grater - (I have yet to own a food processor!), but now that it's readily available in grocery stores, I always keep a bag or two in my freezer. This pilaf recipe is light and delicious and...

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