Tag: Artichokes

Spring Mains

Dreaming of Spring Chicken

Sure it’s not quite spring but as usual, I was doing freezer inventory and found a few things that should be used up. Now that the tarragon and chives are up…that for sure says spring to me. I used chicken thighs because they were there but use whatever chicken pieces you like, just time them […]

Barbequing and Grilling, Fall Appetizers, Fall Vegetables and Sides, Summer Appetizers, Summer Vegetables and Sides

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 neighbours; they made quite the impression! I know artichokes are a bit fiddly to prep. […]

Summer Appetizers, Summer Mains, Summer Vegetables and Sides

Stuffed Artichokes

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. I made these artichokes the first time we bought local artichokes at the Trout Lake Farmer’s Market.**  They were absolutely delicious.  Makes a fabulous first course followed by a second course of pasta, with fresh fruit for dessert. Makes 4 Servings 4 globe artichokes Juice of 1 – 2 lemons 2 links Italian […]

Kitchen Sink

A Trip To The Market

This is the time of year when a visit to your local Farmer’s Market can pay off big time, in our case Kits Market & Trout Lake Markets. It is a time to re-connect with vendors from past seasons and let them know how happy we are to see them again. We are especially looking […]