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Salty & Spicy Candied Walnuts

Salty & Spicy Candied Walnuts

Salty & Spicy Candied Walnuts are a delicious treat, great on their own or as part of a dessert – my favorite is to serve them together with¬†Buttered Cinnamon Apples. They also make an easy DIY gift to bring along to all your holiday parties. […]

Rum-spiked Smoked Salmon Tartare

Rum-spiked Smoked Salmon Tartare

This Rum-spiked Smoked Salmon Tartare is the perfect quick & easy make ahead appetizer for New Year’s Eve, or any other dinner party. Delicious and sophisticated, it’s seasoned with spicy French Dijon mustard and a hint of rum, and topped with crispy fried capers that […]

Cranberry Champagne Cocktail

Cranberry Champagne Cocktail

A Cranberry Champagne Cocktail is the perfect holiday cocktail – luxuriously sparkling, just the right amount of sweet and with a nice kick from the gin. Oh, and what about that beautiful color?? Today is a big day here on always use butter! Can you […]

Candied Ginger – how to make it & what to use it for

Candied Ginger – how to make it & what to use it for

Candied Ginger is a delicious sweet & spicy treat that’s easy to make if you just have the time. Just as perfect on its own as for topping Cupcakes, Cookies, Truffles and more! I remember as a kid, all through December Dad would make me […]

Easy Bacon Wrapped Dates

Easy Bacon Wrapped Dates

These Bacon Wrapped Dates will be the star of any dinner party or tapas spread – sweet & salty and just the right size, there’s just never enough of them! Most often, I split a pack of dates between making these and my other favorite […]

Vegan Black Bean Chili

Vegan Black Bean Chili

Vegan Black Bean Chili is a quick, easy and delicious vegan take on a classic Black Bean Chili with eggplant and zucchini giving it a perfect chewy and crispy texture. Enjoy as it is, or add some bread or nachos and your favorite vegan sour […]

Thai Chicken Noodle Soup

Thai Chicken Noodle Soup

Thai Chicken Noodle Soup is the best comforting combination of a classic chicken noodle soup and delicious thai flavors such as red curry, lemongrass, kaffir lime leaves and coconut milk. Quick and easy to make it’s sure to become a favorite for curling up with […]

15-minute Chicken Teriyaki Stir-fry

15-minute Chicken Teriyaki Stir-fry

This Chicken Teriyaki Stir-fry is quick & easy to make with your own homemade teriyaki sauce (included in the 15 minutes!), and so filled with beautiful crisp rainbow veggies that you don’t even need to add rice if you don’t feel like it. Better than […]