Easy Sunday Cake

Easy Sunday Cake

The “Easy Sunday Cake” is light dessert that goes well...

Vegetarian Cheese and Nut Loaf

Vegetarian Cheese and Nut Loaf

This vegetarian cheese and nut loaf (or pâté) is a...

Smoked Ham Hock with Roast Potatoes

Smoked Ham Hock with Roast...

Slowly cooked and roasted smoked ham hocks are another one...

Linzer Torte

Linzer Torte

Another one of my mother’s recipes, the Linzer Torte is...

Red Wine and Juniper braised lamb shanks

Lamb Shanks Braised In Red...

Slowly braised lamb shanks, particularly as in this recipe, are...

Pear Crostata

Pear Crostata

A Crostata is an Italian baked tart or pie. More...

Plate of Polenta Gratin

Polenta Gratin or “Polenta alla...

This polenta is actually a polenta, ham, tomato and cheese...

Apple Torte Normandie

Apple Torte Normandie

The actual French name for this torte is “Tarte normande...

Trout Fillets Amandine

Trout Fillets Amandine aka “Truite...

Truite Amandine or Trout Fillets with Almonds is a fairly...

Curry Shrimp Risotto Gratin

Curry Shrimp Risotto Gratin

The Curry Shrimp Risotto Gratin is one of those dishes...

Easy Sunday Cake Vegetarian Cheese and Nut Loaf Smoked Ham Hock with Roast Potatoes Linzer Torte Red Wine and Juniper braised lamb shanks Pear Crostata Plate of Polenta Gratin Apple Torte Normandie Trout Fillets Amandine Curry Shrimp Risotto Gratin

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Easy Sunday Cake

Easy Sunday Cake

5 of 5 30 Minutes

The “Easy Sunday Cake” is light dessert that goes well with an after dinner coffee or digestive. It requires few ingredients and very little time to make, yet is always...

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Vegetarian Cheese and Nut Loaf

Vegetarian Cheese and Nut Loaf

0 of 5 50 Minutes

This vegetarian cheese and nut loaf (or pâté) is a great substitute for when a regular meat loaf is out of the question. It’s easy to make, tastes great and...

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Smoked Ham Hock with Roast Potatoes

Smoked Ham Hock with Roast Potatoes

4.8 of 5 220 Minutes

Slowly cooked and roasted smoked ham hocks are another one of my favorite cool weather foods. This recipe takes on a Canadian flair with a maple glaze on the hock...

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Linzer Torte

Linzer Torte

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Another one of my mother’s recipes, the Linzer Torte is a torte that has its origins in Austria but is made in all neighbouring countries in various styles. The major...

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Red Wine and Juniper braised lamb shanks

Lamb Shanks Braised In Red Wine And Juniper

5 of 5 180 Minutes

Slowly braised lamb shanks, particularly as in this recipe, are among my favorite cool weather foods. This recipe has incredible depth of flavour. A key ingredient are the dried juniper...

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Pear Crostata

Pear Crostata

4.2 of 5 25 Minutes 1 Tart

A Crostata is an Italian baked tart or pie. More specifically, it is a rustic, free-form version of an open fruit tart. It can be made with a variety of...

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Plate of Polenta Gratin

Polenta Gratin or “Polenta alla nonna”

4.5 of 5 45 Minutes 1 Gratin Dish

This polenta is actually a polenta, ham, tomato and cheese gratin. A very tasty dish for the cooler times of the year. This recipe uses a couple of ingredients you...

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Apple Torte Normandie

Apple Torte Normandie

0 of 5 60 Minutes 1 Torte

The actual French name for this torte is “Tarte normande aux pommes”. This has to be one of my all-time favourite recipes for making “Apple Pie”. Of course the people...

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Trout Fillets Amandine

Trout Fillets Amandine aka “Truite Amandine”

0 of 5 10 Minutes

Truite Amandine or Trout Fillets with Almonds is a fairly regular dish in our house. It’s easy to make, light fare, looks and tastes great and lends itself as everyday...

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Curry Shrimp Risotto Gratin

Curry Shrimp Risotto Gratin

0 of 5 30 Minutes

The Curry Shrimp Risotto Gratin is one of those dishes that may well make it into your regular monthly repetoire. It’s easy to make, tastes great and will impress your...

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