Category Archives: Vegetarian

Lentil Rice Bowl with Candied Pecans, Cranberries, and Knock-Your-Socks-Off Tahini-Miso Dressing

I am loving my lentils lately. (Nice alliteration, huh?) In the last couple weeks I have been inspired by the Canadian Lentils Recipe Contest to play around in my kitchen to come up with new recipes for the jars of … Continue reading

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Artichoke, Pear and Pine Nut Pizza with – Wowee – Homemade Mozarella!

I can’t believe how easy it is to make your very own, fresh, homemade mozarella cheese! All you need is milk, a touch of something acidic, and rennet – plus some gentle stirring time, a bit of swishing with your … Continue reading

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Russian Borscht, a Salute to Sochi

This has been a glorious week of Olympic watching and Olympic pride. It is heartwarming to think that in living rooms around the world, fans are unified in the same activity. Whether the ski jumping or biathlon or hockey are … Continue reading

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Spaghetti ‘Herbonara’ and a Garden of Greens in the Middle of Winter

When I left the house yesterday morning the mercury was plummeting, snow was swirling thickly, and the roads were threatening to get icy. Our little ‘Spring Interlude’ had headed south. Oh, well. It was nice while it lasted. Sigh . … Continue reading

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A Canadian Quinoa Harvest and Recipes (Quinoa Onion Frittata and Honey Vanilla Quinoa Pudding)

The Canadian Food Experience Project (November) The Canadian Food Experience Project began June 7, 2013. As we, the participants, share our collective stories across the vastness of our Canadian landscape through our regional food experiences, we hope to bring global clarity to … Continue reading

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