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Macbeth Witches Brew

April 23rd is Shakespeare’s birthday and it has been proclaimed as Talk Like Shakespeare Day. In honour of this joyous spring day, …

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Pollo con Arroz

Chicken with rice is a simple one-pot recipe. It originated in Spain and is a staple throughout Latin America. Caramelized onions, garlic, …

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Vegetable & White Bean Stew

People eat better when they plan ahead. Start organizing a menu now for next week. Instead of grabbing fast food, make a …

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Coq au Vin

The name only sounds fancy. The direct English translation means “rooster cooked in wine.” I suggest using chicken instead. Braise the chicken …

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Pork with Apples & Cinnamon

Apples are still in season and better than ever! I used Honeycrisp apples for this recipe. Honeycrisps were developed in Minnesota and …

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Ratatouille

The word ratatouille comes from the French word Touiller which means to toss food. Sounds like fun already, doesn’t it! The prepared …