Roasted Chilli Paste

Caliente is the word that will come to mind when you are making this spicy and flavourful paste. I was inspired to make this dish after a trip to the St-Lawrence market. It's the fall and the farmers have amazing produce. I found these hot peppers and knew that I could create something extremely flavourful. [...]

Tomatillo Salsa Verde

Do you ever go to your favourite mexican spot and wonder how they make their salsa verde. Well LOOK NO FURTHER; this recipe is quick and easy.   Ingredients 1 ½ pounds tomatillos (about 12 medium), husked and rinsed 1 to 2 medium jalapeños, stemmed (omit for mild salsa, use 1 jalapeño for medium salsa [...]

Golden Goddess Hummus

With winter clearly taking over our souls; it's a must for us to lighten up our grey days with this hummus recipe. This Golden Goddess Hummus recipe will be the sunshine and the much needed vitamin D that you have been craving during this rainy weather. ______________________ Ingredients  1 can chickpeas, drained1 lemon, juiced3 tbsp [...]

Jalapeno Parsley Pesto

It comes a time where your fresh herbs need to be eaten ASAP. There is no better solution than making a quick and easy pesto sauce. I am totally addicted to my new Kitchen Aid food processor  that I got from my mom for Christmas. ___________________ Ingredients 1 bunch of parsley1 jalapeno, diced finely (seeds [...]

High Protein Black Bean Spread

Healthy food can most definitely taste as delicious as or better than all the unhealthy crap lining the shelves at the grocery store. Enough Said! The high level of magnesium in black beans is just fantastic – magnesium is critical for so many different areas of our bodies – including bone integrity, energy production and nervous system balance.   Ingredients 2 cloves garlic 1 inch ginger, fresh (1 inch = [...]