Category: Recipe Box

Slow Cooker Corned Beef, Barley, and Cabbage

Slow cooker meals perfect for cozy winter nights Looking to put a fresh twist on entertaining at home? Set a warm and casual tone by inviting friends and family to enjoy a classic Irish supper that pairs ideally with both light and full-bodied beer.  This easy recipe from GoBarley can be prepared the evening before …

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I Heart French Toast Casserole

Delicious French Toast Recipe for Romance While flowers are lovely, there’s something very special about a homemade treat from your sweetheart. Waking up to the smell of a delicious meal is a great way to start the day, so treat your loved one to breakfast (or brunch) in bed. Paul Lowe, food and craft stylist …

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Healthy Piña Colada Cupcakes

Healthy cupcakes for a colourful snack Tired of the usual salads and avocado toast? Try adding some Latin American twists to your table. This exciting recipe is sure to remind you of your last holiday — it’s a healthy bite combining the creaminess of avocados from Mexico with the energizing flavours of a piña colada. …

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Mediterranean Thin Crust Pizza

Mediterranean Thin Crust Pizza Ingredients Balsamic Vinaigrette Directions BPT

Browned Butter Mushroom Ravioli with Sage by The Messy Baker

Browned Butter Mushroom Ravioli with Sage by The Messy Baker Prep Time: 15 minutes | Cook Time: 15 Minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients 1/4 cup butter4 large sage leaves, whole (8 small is fine, too)1 clove garlic, minced4 cups sliced mushrooms (about 1/4-inch thick)1 pinch fine sea saltfreshly ground black pepper2 sprigs thyme, leaves removed (lemon …

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Blueberry-Poppyseed Honey Banana Bread

Blueberries are nature’s perfect little superfood and thanks to growers in Chile, these little blue dynamos* are available in grocery stores during the winter. Fresh blueberries are natural cancer-fighters. Heart-healthy, full of antioxidants, vitamin C, and fiber, blueberries are the perfect go-to fruit to pack great nutrition into every meal. But not everyone understands how …

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Grilled Pepper Steak and Mozzarella on Baguette

Sometimes simple is best – and this classic steak sandwich is a prime example. It’s a summer dish that layers on the flavours – briny olive tapenade, buttery stretch mozzarella and herbaceous, peppery notes of arugula – to please your palate. Grilled Pepper Steak and Mozzarella on Baguette Prep time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 20 …

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Beef Strip Loin Medallion Stroganoff

Try your hand at restaurant-quality beef stroganoff with this simplified version featuring tender 100% Canadian AAA Angus beef, flavourful Portobello mushrooms and fresh garden herbs. Beef Strip Loin Medallion Stroganoff Serves 4 Prep Time: 5 min Total Time: 15 min Ingredients: • 1.5 lbs (680 g) 100% Canadian AAA Angus beef strip loin medallions • …

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Pulled Pork Mac and Cheese with Mushrooms

If you thought macaroni and cheese couldn’t get better, prepare your taste buds for the flavour experience of a lifetime. Mushrooms, pulled pork and cheese make for a great take on a classic meal. The recipe was made in partnership with Mushrooms Canada and Ontario Pork. Pulled Pork Mac and Cheese with Mushrooms Prep time: …

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Daring Pairings: Matching Food and Wine for the Perfect Valentine’s Day Meal

There’s always a certain amount of trepidation at the thought of cooking Valentine’s Day dinner. Whether it’s an intimate meal for two or you’re cooking for a dozen of your closest friends, do you go out on a culinary limb and serve something impressively daring, or do you play it safe with a tried and …

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