‘Tis the season for all things zucchini! I have been ‘gifted’ a couple of huge zucchini from my friends. (Kidding guys! I love being gifted things from the garden!!) But.. it has kept me busy…what to do with all this zucchini??? Continue reading “Savory Zucchini Bread”
This Chocolate Salami is a fun treat that takes no time to make- easy to make, store and transport. This log will give you a rich satisfying taste and you don’t need plates or forks to serve it! It is a fantastic summer supper treat for a cottage crowd when you want something fast and easy. Continue reading “Chocolate Salami”
Have you been seeing Argentinian Shrimp in your stores? These Argentinian Grilled Shrimp are jumbo, sweet, tender bites of shrimp joy! Continue reading “Argentinian Grilled Shrimp with Spicy Tartar Sauce”
This Champagne Chicken is my new go-to recipe for entertaining! It is so easy but looks so elegant and tastes so incredible. What a bang for your buck! Continue reading “Champagne Chicken”
A dream come true! Home wine delivery!! What a bonus for cottagers or people who don’t live close to a major center. The world of the LCBO has just opened up to them!
You can order Beer, Whiskey, Wines, Spirits, Coolers -you name it. Minimum order is $50.00 Continue reading “LCBO Launches New On-line Ordering and Delivery Service”
This recipe is so simple and satisfying. I make it all the time in the summer because it really goes with anything and everything. The orzo cooks up in about 11 minutes after the water boils. It holds up well in the fridge so it is a great make ahead side dish. If there are any leftovers it keeps well in the fridge for a couple of days! Continue reading “Black Olive Orzo Salad”
I was served this Blueberry Crumble Pie as a dinner guest after a fabulous meal. Lucky me! And.. I couldn’t stop thinking about it -it was soooo good. Since blueberries are coming into season soon here in Ontario this will make an awesome August dessert. Continue reading “Blueberry Crumble Pie”
So many wines…so little time!!
The July 9, 2016 LCBO vintage release actually focused on great value wines. How lucky for us! After scouring various reviews here is what I am buying for summer sippers and some mini-tasting scenarios. If you try them I would love for you to leave your comments below! Continue reading “July 2016 Wine Finds”
I am a bit behind in my ‘homework’ of studying the Vintages Release magazines. The June 25th, 2016 LCBO release had a few wines that stood out from the crowd. Continue reading “More June Wine and Cellar Recommendations”