Roasted Vegetables and Short Beef Ribs

 Over the last several weeks I have been slowly going through my Nutrafarms order. Dish after dish I am very pleased with the quality of the meats Nutrafarms produces. The other night, I decided to try the Short Beef Ribs that came in my Beef package. Since we had ordered the sampler package I didn’t…

Kokkinisto me Meltzanes – Beef with Eggplant in Red Sauce

Every now and then I like to cook dishes that have been passed down to me from various family members or friends. I like to call them Heirloom Recipes because like most heirlooms that are cherished generation after generation I believe recipes can have the same quality. Today I would like to share with you…

Dolmadakia

Today, since I had a whole day to dedicate my time to making something delicious for my family to enjoy, I decided to make a classic Greek dish – Dolmadakia. Dolmadakia have many names depending on the region they are made in. Some enjoy them as the start to a sumptuous meal. Others enjoy them…

Kaleorizo

It is no secret now how much I love to eat kale. I have eaten kale raw as a salad, steamed with olive oil and lemon and mixing in with lentils for added texture. A couple of days ago I decided to recreate a traditional Greek dish by substituting spinach with kale. Thus I have…

Beet Salad

Beets; found in many recipes from different cultures are one of the most versatile and wholesome root vegetables. You can boil them and dressed them up with a bold vinaigrette to enjoy as a salad. You can puree the crimson globes into a hearty winter soup. Or you can put them through the juicer with…

Roasted Beet Salad

Autumn is an amazing season for cooking because there is a lot of variety of fresh produce to choose from. Thankfully our Autumn in the GTA has been favourable for the growing season and the markets have awesome deals on local vegetables and fruits. My favourite Autumn vegetables are the hearty and healthy root vegetables…

Sausage and Cheese Frittata

A few times I have been told that I spoil my husband because I cook for him everyday. Perhaps this is true however I believe providing good food for my family is not spoiling them, it’s giving them the nourishment to lead healthy productive lives. Sometimes I am stuck on an idea or I don’t…