Tag: Side Dish

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 Vegetables and Sides

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. One of the highlights of summer are the tomatoes, fresh from the garden, or from your local Farmer’s Market. They are so sweet and luscious and yummy. This is my take on a Canadian Living recipe. It’s fabulous with chicken, barbecued Italian herbed ribs or Italian fennel sausages. […]

Fall Pasta, Fall Rice, Grains and Beans, Spring Pasta, Spring Rice, Grains and Beans, Summer Pasta, Summer Rice, Grains and Beans, Winter Pasta, Winter Rice, Grain and Beans

Middle Eastern Couscous

This couscous would make an excellent accompaniment to Lamb. Makes 6 Servings 1 ½ cups water 2 Tbsp. butter 1 Tbsp fresh lemon juice 1 tsp. salt 1 ½ cups couscous ½ cup green peas, blanched if fresh or thawed if frozen 1/3 cup dried apricots, diced 1/3 cup raisins, soaked in hot water if dried out […]