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Pinecone Cheese Ball

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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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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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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Eggplant Dip Baba ganoush

Baba Ganoush

The key to this Baba Ganoush (eggplant dip) recipe is roasting the eggplant really well so it takes on a smoky flavour.  Be sure to scrape every last bit of eggplant from the peel, the browned parts are what give ...

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Kale Pizza

Kale Pizza

I’ll take a Kale Pizza over a kale smoothie any day of the week! This easy recipe is adapted from my favourite Vegetarian cookbook, “River Cottage, Veg Everyday,” by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall. The pizza has a thin, crisp, and chewy crust ...

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Garlic Shirmp

Garlic Shrimp

Looking for something quick and delicious to serve while entertaining? This garlic shrimp dish is for you! The shrimp takes in all the wonderful flavours of the garlic and has a bit of zip with the added chilli flakes. Not ...

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Spinach and Ricotta Pie

Spinach Ricotta Pie

This spinach ricotta pie is great for entertaining, it’s easy to make and it looks impressive to serve.  Have it for brunch or a light dinner along side a salad, roasted beets or steamed green beans. It’s also the perfect dish to ...

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Mango Salsa

Mango Salsa

Mango Salsa Total Time: 35 minutes Yield: 2 ½ cups Ingredients2 cups finely diced mango (about 1 mango) ½ cup finely diced red bell pepper ¼ cup minced red onion 1 jalapeno, seeded, minced ½ teaspoon lime zest (optional) 2 ...

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Grilled Bread with Ricotta and Honey

Have you ever noticed that spontaneous get-togethers happen in during the summer more than any other time of year? Next time you have guests over, serve Grilled Bread with Ricotta and Honey. This appetizer is light, flavourful, and perfect for ...

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