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Maple Soy Salmon

Maple Soy Salmon

Growing up, I only ate salmon two ways: out of a can, mixed with mayo and green onion, and then served on toast with crisp iceberg lettuce or my Dad’s famous hot smoked salmon. Salmon served any other way was ...

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Herb Dip with carrots, celery and cherry tomatoes

Herb Dip

Greek yogurt gives this Herb Dip its consistency, the mayo adds a little rich tanginess, and the herbs and mild green onion add fragrance and flavour. This herb dip can be used for anything!  It can be a dip for ...

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Grilled shrimp cocktail with lemon and homemade cocktail sauce

Grilled Shrimp with Cocktail Sauce

Shrimp cocktail is an easy appetizer that’s perfect to serve when you have last-minute guests. But let’s be honest, even though Shrimp is the star, the best part of a shrimp cocktail appetizer is the cocktail sauce. Without the sauce, ...

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Smoked Salmon Platter

Smoked Salmon Platter

My first time tasting smoked salmon with cream cheese on pumpernickel bread was at a St. Patrick’s Day celebration.  Before that, you couldn’t get me near salmon that had been cured then cold smoked.  The slippery, soft texture did not appeal to ...

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Bake your nachos, don't broil them

Bake Your Nachos, Don’t Broil Them!

With Superbowl 48 just around the corner, it seems fitting to talk about NACHOS! Do you remember the first time you made nachos? I remember exactly! I was 14 and babysitting with a friend.  We had just put the kids to ...

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Cheese ball covered with toasted almonds and crackers

Pine Cone Cheese Ball

It’s Throwback Thursday and today’s retro appetizer recipe is a classic cheese ball. This recipe makes a pretty big Pine Cone Cheese Ball, which is great because your guests are definitely going to go back for seconds, maybe even thirds! Great for ...

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Appetizer Pinterest Board

Appetizers

Appetizers are great to serve at your holiday party; they’re quick and easy to put together and eat! Here’s a Pinterest board to give you inspiration for food to serve at your party! Be sure to re-pin your favourites!   ...

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Cucumbers with soft cheese and sun dried tomatoes

How Many Appetizers Per Person?

Planning parties can be stressful. There are tons of details to look after to make sure your guests have an awesome time. Making sure you have enough food to serve your guests doesn’t need to be confusing. How many appetizers ...

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Basic Tomato Salsa

Basic Tomato Salsa

Fresh salsa is always better than salsa you buy in a jar and the freshness and flavour is second to none! What may seem daunting is actually really simple to make and only requires a handful of ingredients. Salsa is ...

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