Category: Summer’s Bounty

Asian Barbecued Lemongrass Beef Wraps

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. A delicious, light summer dinner; perfect for eating outdoors on a warm evening! Or…you could serve them as an appetizer. I made a cool, refreshing cucumber salad to go with

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Homemade “Boursin” Cheese

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. Boursin cheese can be quite expensive and I think this delicious version makes a great substitute for the bought Boursin. Great on crackers or slices of baguette and it will

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Zucchini Sun-Dried Tomato Tart

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. This was a tart we made many times in the summer for corporate catering events, except that we made individual ones. They are vegetarian to boot! The beauty was that they

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Orzo With Feta And Cherry Tomatoes

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. A warm pasta salad that would go well with lamb, chicken or fish; it’s light, easy to make and fits the bill on a warm evening. Or you could simply

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This Weeks’ Recipes

Thought you might be searching for something new to try before summer has left us!   Tagliatelle with Tomato Basil Sauce Tapenade Zucchini Fritters Marinated Feta Cheese Grilled & Marinated Artichokes   Hope you can  make some or all of them, all were

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Grilled Artichokes With EVOO, Lemon And Mint

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. We are lucky enough to get local artichokes from Glen Valley Artichokes at both Kits Farmer’s Market and Yaletown. The first time I made this recipe we shared the artichokes with our

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Tagliatelle With Fresh Tomato Basil Sauce

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. August, local tomatoes, homemade pasta (if possible), fresh basil, definitely a summer pasta, yum! If making your own pasta, make the dough with 4 eggs. If you wish, you can

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Zucchini Fritters With Herbs And Cheese

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. Made these on the weekend, crispy on the outside, soft on the inside…delicious, herby, cheesy little nuggets! You can serve them with yogurt but as I have an endless supply,

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Marinated Feta Cheese

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. Easy to put together, great on pita or slices of baguette, or even use in a salad. Use a creamy sheep or goat’s milk feta for the best flavour, also

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Grilled Mushroom And Onion Packages

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. This makes a really good side dish for all sorts of meats as well as a delicious topping for grilled steaks; add a nice bottle of red vino & you’re

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