Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Nanaimo Bars with Loacker Chocolate wafers

nanaimo bars with loacker wafers
Canadians have spoken and the nation’s favourite flavour is chocolate! In this year's Savour Serenity Survey conducted by Loacker, 72% of Canadians selected chocolate as their favourite sweet flavour. To help satisfy this craving for chocolate, Loacker is launching new flavours this summer, including Double Chocolate wafers.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Almond Rice pudding

almond rice pudding
This almond and rice pudding or kheer is easy to prepare within about half an hour and it tastes delicious. It can be enjoyed warm or cold.

Sunday, February 10, 2019

Lavender Shortbread Cookies

Lavender Shortbread Cookies
These Lavender Shortbread cookies have a floral flavour and aroma because of the dried lavender flowers. This buttery shortbread cookies will be enjoyed by adults and children. Everyone we shared it with loved the taste. These cookies are wonderful to serve with tea or to give as gifts. 

Monday, January 28, 2019

Spiced Pumpkin Quinoa Muffin and Oven to Table Cookbook Giveaway

pumpkin quinoa muffin
Oven to Table by Jan Scott has over 100 recipes using one of six cooking vessels including a skillet, sheet pan, Dutch oven, baking pan, roasting pan, and casserole dish. Jan has developed recipes that focus on the importance of a stress-free, mess-free, and no fuss cooking attitude in the kitchen.

Monday, January 14, 2019

Dipping Sauce nuoc cham

nuoc cham dipping sauce
This nuoc cham dipping sauce from Vietnamese cuisine is delicious to enjoy with any meal. It can be served with spring rolls or grilled meats and seafood. This recipe is from DK Canada Spice book.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Hamilton Beach Egg Cooker and Go Sport blender

hamilton beach egg cooker
The Hamilton Beach Egg Cooker cooks up to 7 eggs at a time. We have the option of cooking the eggs to our preference soft, medium, or hard boiled. There is also an option to make three poached eggs at a time using the separate dishwasher safe egg poaching tray.

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Greek Honey Cookies

greek honey cookies melomakarona
We enjoy making these Greek Honey Cookies known as Melomakarona, which were introduced to us by our neighbours. These Greek holiday cookies do not contain alcohol, the recipe is adapted from this site. I have kept the measurements in grams as I use a measuring scale to measure all the ingredients. 

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Funnel Cake

funnel cake
This funnel cake is the perfect carnival food to enjoy even when it is cold outside. It tastes delicious with different combination of fruit toppings you like. 

Monday, November 5, 2018

Chocolate mousse

chocolate mousse
This creamy chocolate mousse is delicious and easy to prepare. It can be served cold topped with fresh berries. 

Thursday, November 1, 2018