Category: Vegetables and Side Dishes

Braised Lacinato Kale, Pancetta & Onions
Vegetables and Side Dishes

Braised Lacinato Kale With Pancetta And Onions

Not that long ago, kale was not part of my repertoir.   But since travelling to Italy, I realized what we were missing! This my all-time favourite way to prepare it.  It’s great served it with roast chicken, roast turkey and

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Various Yellow & Green Winter Squash, Still Life
Vegetables and Side Dishes

Golden Squash Pancakes

These pancakes are totally delicious with roast chicken, pork or if you like, as a vegetarian meal along with a salad. Makes 4 Servings 1 squash, either butternut or delicata ¼ cup chopped green onion 1 egg 1 Tbsp. unbleached

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Tomato peels, Parsley Stems on Round White Lid-Photo Used While New Photo Not Available
Vegetables and Side Dishes

Potato Latkes With Sweet Potatoes

Absolutely delicious with just about anything you can think of! You can cut the recipe in half and make 4 – 5 servings instead. Makes 8 – 10 Side Dish Servings 5 baking potatoes (russet) 2 sweet potatoes (not yams)

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Brussel's Sprouts with Pancetta
Vegetables and Side Dishes

Brussel’s Sprouts With Pancetta

C’mon, give this a try! Brussels sprouts are my husbands’ favourite vegetable I think so this recipe is a hit at our house! This is a really excellent way to prepare them. Maybe your mom boiled the you know what

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Brussel's Sprouts with Garlic & Parmigiano, Brussel's Sprouts on the Stem
Vegetables and Side Dishes

Brussel’s Sprouts With Garlic And Parmesan

Brussels sprouts seem to like getting all gussied up!  Here is a delicious way to serve the cute little things! You have to admit, they are so cute! Makes 6 Servings 1 ½ lbs. Brussels sprouts 2 Tbsp. unsalted butter,

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Butternut Squash, Turban Squash for Recipe
Vegetables and Side Dishes

Roasted Squash, Carrots And New Potatoes

An excellent and delicious way to eat your veggies! Shop your local farmer’s market if you can, support local farmers and get fabulous produce! 1 lb. 10 oz. new potatoes (any waxy small potato will work) 1 lb. + carrots

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Recipe Post for Danish Red Cabbage, Green & Red Cabbage, Yellow Zucchini
Vegetables and Side Dishes

Danish Red Cabbage

My father was Danish and this was a side dish he loved to see on the fall/winter table, especially at Christmas! You can choose to omit the red currant jelly, but it’s really a nice addition!  This dish goes really

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Mashing Potatoes & Celeriac , Black Pot
Vegetables and Side Dishes

Potato And Celery Root/Celeriac Mash

The combination of potatoes and celery root is scrumptious! And adding a little horseradish really adds zing to the mixture! It’s kind of like a little black dress, it goes with everything from roast beef, pork or veal to poultry. 

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Grilled Mushroom & Onion Packets, Topping Grilled Steak
Barbequing and Grilling

Grilled Mushroom And Onion Packets

This is 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 and you’re good to go! Makes 4 Servings ¾ lb. brown mushrooms,

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Green Corn Tamale Casserole, Red Casserole
Vegetables and Side Dishes

Green Corn Tamale Casserole

Known as Tamal de Elote en Cazuela in Mexico, I make this casserole quite often. It’s a really tasty dish to serve as part of a Mexican meal or with BBQ ribs, chicken or as a vegetarian main course with

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