Chicken with Spinach, Feta and Rice Recipe

“This is an everyday version of a family favourite. I also make a richer version, complete with cream sauce when we are entertaining. ” INGREDIENTS 4 – 6 cups spinach, washed 1/2 cup feta cheese, crumbled 4 single boneless skinless chicken breast 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley 2 cups chicken stock… Read more »

Honey Garlic BBQ Ribs

“This recipe is supposed to be from a famous restaurant in Montreal. All I now is it is always a crowd pleaser.” INGREDIENTS 4 pounds baby back ribs cut into strips 1/2 cup honey 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 cup ketchup 1/4 cup soy sauce 4 cloves garlic, crushed DIRECTIONS Cook ribs in boiling salted… Read more »

Glazed Roast Pork Loin with Cranberry Stuffing

“A great holiday roast for entertaining.” INGREDIENTS 1 1/4 cups chopped fresh cranberries 2 teaspoons sugar 1/2 cup butter 1 cup chopped onion 1 8-ounce package herb stuffing mix 1 cup chicken broth 1/2 teaspoon grated orange peel 1/2 cup peeled and diced orange 1 egg, beaten 1 (2 1/2 to 3-pound) boneless center cut… Read more »

Easy Pork Medallions With Mushroom Sauce

“An elegant dish yet easy enough for every day.” INGREDIENTS 3 tablespoons flour 1/4 teaspoon salt pinch pepper 6 boneless pork loins 2 tablespoons each butter and olive oil 1 1/2 cups sliced mushrooms 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg 1 cup chicken stock (or 1/2 white wine, 1/2 stock) 2 – 3 tablespoons… Read more »

Baked Pork Chops with Mushroom Sauce

“A quick and easy baked pork chop recipe – serve with mashed potatoes.” INGREDIENTS 6 pork chops salt & pepper 2 eggs, beaten 1/4 cup flour 2 cups Italian-style bread crumbs 4 tablespoons olive oil 1 can condensed cream of mushroom soup 1/2 cup milk 1/3 cup white wine DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 350F. Rinse… Read more »

Trout or Salmon Marinade

“Great for the BBQ.” INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup soy sauce 1/4 cup rice wine vinegar 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 clove garlic 2 tablespoons salad oil DIRECTIONS Mix ingredients. Marinade trout or salmon at least 2 hours. BBQ on medium at least 12-14 minutes. Yield: enough for two filets

Maple Soy Glazed Salmon

“A great salmon recipe for entertaining. I think this recipe originally came from Canadian Living magazine. ” INGREDIENTS 4 salmon fillets 1/4 cup maple syrup 2 teaspoons soy sauce 2 teaspoons lime juice 1 small clove garlic,minced pinch pepper DIRECTIONS Place salmon in shallow dish. In bowl, combine maple syrup, soy sauce, lime juice, garlic… Read more »

Grilled Pesto Salmon With Asparagus

“A great salmon recipe for entertaining. I think this recipe originally came from Canadian Living magazine. ” INGREDIENTS SALMON 4 boneless salmon fillets 1/4 cup light mayonnaise 2 tablespoons chopped fresh italian parsley 1 tablespoon pesto pinch each salt and pepper ASPARAGUS: 1 pound asparagus spears 2 teaspoons olive oil 1/4 teaspoon pepper 2 tablespoons… Read more »

Savoury Mushroom Tarts or Quiche

“Savoury tarts make a great appetizer or snack food. These mushroom tartlets go quickly at any get together. ” INGREDIENTS 4 ounces shitake mushrooms, diced 3 ounces cremini mushrooms, diced 2 tablespoons butter 1 tablespoons olive oil salt & pepper 1 small onion, minced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar 2 teaspoons chopped… Read more »

Cranberry Feta Onion Tart (Quiche)

“This quiche style tart is great for brunch during the holidays when company is coming. ” INGREDIENTS 8 slices bacon 1 cup chopped onion 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1 cup cranberries – raw 1 tablespoon sugar 2 large eggs 1 cup heavy cream 1 cup feta cheese DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 350F. Cook… Read more »