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How do you cook white long-grain rice

How to Cook White Long-Grain Rice

Cooking rice is easy if you have a rice cooker, all you have to do is set it, forget it, and achieve perfect results every time. What if you don’t have a rice cooker?  Can you still achieve perfection? Of ...

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Celery Root Gratin slice missing

Celery Root and Onion Gratin

This celery root and onion gratin recipe delivers on flavour.  It’s a decedent side dish that smells delicious and comforting as it bakes.  Aside from slicing the celery root, this recipe requires little effort – just mix all the ingredients together, ...

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Basic Recipe for Couscous

Basic Couscous Recipe

Here is a Basic Couscous Recipe.  Couscous is not a grain, it’s actually tiny pieces of pasta – a staple in North African cuisine.    It makes an excellent base for a salad, stew, curry or side dish.  It’s a ...

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mushrooms and onions for steak

Sautéed Mushrooms and Onions

This is the perfect recipe to accompany a juicy steak.  The mushrooms are well seasoned to stand up to the big robust flavours of the beef.  You can use button mushrooms, cremini, or a combination of your favourite mushroom mix. Kary Osmond ...

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Greek salad with quinoa

Arugula Greek Salad with Quinoa

This Arugula Greek Salad with Quinoa is a new take on a traditional Greek salad. It makes for a great lunch or a light dinner and pairs perfectly with souvlaki or grilled fish. Arugula is hearty so this salad can ...

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Caramelized Onions

Caramelized Onions

I use my friends to gauge what sorts of recipes I should develop. When I asked them about doing a recipe for onions, one of them asked, “Can you please teach me how to make caramelized onions?  I ALWAYS burn them.” ...

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Breaded Cauliflower

Breaded Cauliflower

This is my mom’s go-to entertaining recipe – crispy Breaded Cauliflower.  She loves it because it’s impressive and can be made ahead of time.  Serve this dish as a side or as an appetizer with your favourite dip – try ...

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Basic Quinoa Recipe

Basic Quinoa Recipe

Here’s how to cook quinoa using the stove top method. Kary Osmond Basic Quinoa Recipe Cook Time: 15 minutes Ingredients1 cup quinoa, rinsed 1 ½ cups waterInstructionsPlace quinoa and water in a medium pot, and bring to a boil over ...

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Stuffing Balls

Stuffing Balls

This year, I decided to make stuffing balls ahead of time for Christmas. To make, take your favourite stuffing recipe (I used the Joy of Cooking‘s mushroom stuffing recipe), and add a bit more liquid than usual – if the ...

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