Recipe 46: Chicken and Barley Soup

This is the delicious soup mentioned in the Cheese and Herb Bread Recipe 45. It has everything you could possibly want in a soup. Aroma, flavour and a hearty quality that  fills you up and keeps you warm on a … Continue reading

Recipe 45: Cheese and Herb Bread

At this time of year when winter has us by the short and curlies a nice hearty loaf of bread with a steaming bowl of hot soup or stew certainly hits the spot. On the agenda this evening is a … Continue reading

Recipe 39: Clay Pot Haddock with a Twist

Fish is a nice change of pace for those of us who have just come off of the Christmas feast.  This fish dish is a bit naughty as I have created a tartar sauce that I spread over the fish … Continue reading

Recipe 28: Middle Eastern Style Curried Chicken and Egg Soup

I love soups although my darling hubby does not. He loves curry and oddly enough, I do not.  So this soup recipe was reworked and is a compromise to both our tastes. It lets me enjoy the soup I like … Continue reading

Recipe 21: Captain Jib’s Flaming Fish

Captain Jib is a fictional pyrate who loved to cook. His recipes were a hit among his crew and he was lucky enough to have a chef actually writing a rum based cookbook on his behalf. This recipe is from … Continue reading

Recipe 20: Chocolate Candy Cane Cookie Bark

After starting off as a pastry chef and working for a number of years around nothing but sweet pastries, cakes and cookies I now rarely indulge unless they are nothing short of spectacular. This recipe is one of those sweet … Continue reading