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Red Light Spaghetti alla Puttanesca

Everybody loves a good story. Especially in the kitchen we’re surrounded by culinary anecdotes that evoke an emotion or familiar; stories of thoughtful ingredients, kitchen heirlooms and beloved dishes adding to the comfort of the cooking experience. But ever so often the history of…

October 15, 2017
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The Clucking Best Curry Fried Chicken Sandwich EVER

It’s not often we toot our own horns and call ourselves creative geniuses in the kitchen. But when something magical happens during the recipe testing process and when ingredients are harmonious and methods are refined and fateful, you thank the recipe gods and publish…

September 24, 2017
Appetizer Food + Drink Main

Curried Pork Patty Pies

Bittersweet is the first day of autumn. As the temperature drops, leaves change colour, and the sun slowly fades, it’s natural to gravitate toward the cozies of baked sweets, hot drinks and comfort foods. When thinking of comfort foods I imagine nostalgic dishes from…

September 17, 2017
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Tipsy Philly Cheese Steak Quesadillas

Being the Sous Chef in our house doesn’t mean what it means in a restaurant setting. Here at home, I’m the Chef’s assistant. I stir, I plate, I taste test and outside the kitchen I style and shoot. Unlike the traditional Sous Chef, it’s…

July 21, 2017
walnut pesto carbonara
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Pesto Carbonara

If you’ve never had carbonara before you’re definitely missing out. Made creamy with egg yolks and tossed with hot pasta and a bit of bacon fat, carbonara prides itself on simple, quality ingredients that when combined make for a flavourful and soulful dish. As a…

July 2, 2017
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Comforting, Creamy Camembert Mac and Cheese

Mac and Cheese is the ultimate comfort food. It’s the food of childhood nostalgia, late night eats and essentially what food dreams are made of. It’s hearty and sturdy, creamy and melty, and encourages all types of toppings from bacon to bread crumbs to…

June 18, 2017
french onion grilled cheese
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Double Decker French Onion Grilled Cheese

French Onion Soup is one sure way to Phil’s heart (and stomach). Whenever we’re eating out at a restaurant and French Onion Soup is on the menu, Phil orders a bowl, oohing and aching with each spoonful. Rich broth, chunks of bread, stringy cheese and onions, of course, makes this French…

May 7, 2017