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Grilled Chicken with Romesco Sauce (and How to Roast Peppers)

If last year was the summer of Chimichurri Sauce, well, then this year it’s the summer of Romesco Sauce. And I need to ask . . . again . . .┬áRomesco Sauce – where have you been all my life?!!! … Continue reading

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Ho Ho Ho the Mistletoe, and Cranberry Pear Sauce with Red Wine and Honey

It’s hit. I’ve been struck with the Christmas spirit. Some years it hits earlier than others, and this year is one of those. It must be all the snow that’s giving me the ho-ho-ho-and-let’s-be-jolly kind of feeling. Or maybe it’s … Continue reading

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Chimichurri Sauce – on Steak, Salmon, Potatoes and Just About Anything Else

Wow. That is all I can say. Chimichurri sauce – where have you been all my life?!!! The bold, zesty flavours of this sauce make my tongue want to leap out of my mouth and do a kicky Latin salsa … Continue reading

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Pasta Sauce with Sardines and Capers

  Sardines? Yes – sardines! Before you go ‘yeccchhh’ and click away, let me tell you that the sardines in this pasta sauce are nothing like what you remember in childhood, or what you think sardines might taste like (in … Continue reading

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Mississippi Mud Sauce – Thick, Rich, Hot-fudgy Chocolate Sauce

Everybody needs a knock-em-dead store-cupboard dessert to wow guests. The kind you quickly throw together when you hear the dog bark and see unannounced guests pull into the driveway. Or the kind you whip up in two minutes when you … Continue reading

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