Cooking with wine is an easy way to bring a subtle flavor update and a new level of complexity to any dish. I use white wines in marinades and red wines in savory dishes like Ragu Bolognese. For slow-cooked dishes, I love using a rich cabernet sauvignon that has oaky undertones and brings an earthy depth of flavor to the dish.
As a registered dietitian, my love affair with food has led me to find new ways to make pizza easy, quick, bursting with flavor and nutritious enough to get rid of the guilt of eating it.
Ditch those hot dogs and hamburgers this Memorial Day weekend! Instead, try some of these tasty recipes that you can make right on the grill!
When it comes to this epically* dramatic grilled cheese, there is no room for being nice. This sandwich is made for ONE. You just gotta do you sometimes ya know? We are talking enchiladas + grilled bread + cheese cheese and more cheese.
Fact: Dinner is more fun when you can dig in with your hands. From pesto pizza to grilled chicken fajitas, these recipes are perfect for getting the whole family sharing and smiling around the dinner table.
When there's time to cook something more special, and time to enjoy and spend longer over breakfast, chatting or reading, these are my favourite brunches. I'm not sure you can call them breakfast really when it's after 10:00 a.m.
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When I'm about to leave the City for a trip, I usually prepare a quick snack to carry with me using the leftovers in the fridge. The first thing I saw was a cup of sour cream so I opted for a dessert (of course!). After a quick research online, I discovered the fantastic food blog of Alexandra Cooks where I found a delicious recipe for the Coffee Cake.
I love crepes because they taste so fresh and delicate and yet are always filling. Crepes work for any meal of the day including dessert and snack-time. They can be made sweet, filled with luscious fruits and topped with whipped cream; or savory, brimming with veggies and protein.
Casual reminder: Father's Day is coming up quick. Want to surprise Dad with something really special this year? Bacon is the answer!
Red velvet cupcakes are, no doubt, a dessert lover's fave. The delicious rich flavor with classic cream cheese frosting always hits the spot when we'r...
In my quest to curate the perfect environmental life, I'm always on the look out for people, places and things that give me inspiration. It was on...
When it comes to food I have strong opinions on what I like and what I don't. Actually this pertains to all aspects of my life; there is just no time for wishy washy in-betweens.
Sure, you can go to a store and pick out something ordinary, but it takes time to find a special gift for mom, so instead, make something meaningful with your own hands! And while you are at it, make some extra for yourself to enjoy!