Category: Main Courses

Jul 09

Recipe: Sesquicentennial Salt Cured Maple Salmon

Canada’s 150th birthday is a time to celebrate all things Canadian. Being Canadian brings on thoughts of salmon swimming upstream to spawn, peameal bacon sizzling in a pan, beavertails on Ottawa’s Rideau Canal, and tapping maple trees for fresh syrup when the cold winter starts to break. Sifto is celebrating its 150th anniversary along with …

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Jul 08

Recipe: Lamb Loin Chops with Mushroom Marsala Sauce

Lamb can be an easy and satisfying weeknight meal, and these lamb loin chops with a fragrant and flavourful Marsala sauce will prove it. Serve over mashed potatoes for a complete meal. Lamb Loin Chops with Mushroom Marsala Sauce Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 45 minutes Servings: 5 Ingredients: • 5-6 lamb loin chops …

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Jul 08

Recipe: Thai-style Baked Spring Rolls with Mushrooms and Chicken

Who doesn’t love spring rolls? Feed your loved ones these guilt-free baked spring rolls that pack in your favourite Asian flavours. Thai-style Baked Spring Rolls with Mushrooms and Chicken Ingredients: • Store-bought phyllo pastry slices roughly 8×16 inches • 200 grams ground chicken • 200 grams mushrooms, thinly sliced • 1 small carrot, grated • …

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Jul 08

Recipe: Gluten-Free Crispy Vegetable Fritters

Do you want to raise a foodie? If so, take note that a child’s palate is set around age three, making the food we feed them during this time the most influential for their future eating preferences. If you have a picky eater at home, odds are their eating preferences include sugary condiments and sauces …

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Jun 12

Salmon Lettuce Wraps with Grainy Mustard Mayonnaise Dip

If your meals for work are starting to feel bland, try a Canadian secret for zipping up sandwiches – mustard. Homemade meals come to life with just a dash of the condiment. Mustard is a staple crop for Canadian farmers. We export it all around the world – to Europe, the United States and Asia. …

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May 07

Grilled Chicken Soup

Warming up the grill this spring April showers bring May flowers, but that doesn’t mean you have to stay indoors and avoid using your barbecue. Get outside and grill with some delicious recipes to bring a little cold weather comfort food to your dinner table. Grilled Chicken Soup Cook time: 1 hour Serves 4-6 Ingredients …

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May 07

Open-faced Steak Sandwich

Welcome back grilling season with a steak sandwich The snow has melted and grilling season is around the corner. It may not be summer just yet, but you do not have to wait to enjoy that perfectly charred steak fresh off the grill. Open-faced Steak Sandwich Serves 2-3 Ingredients • 1 10oz New York Strip …

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May 04

Easy Beef Bulgogi

There’s a battle taking place in the kitchens of homes all across Canada. On one side, you have tired parents, and on the other side, picky eaters. Parents just want to provide their kids with a nutritious meal, but it can be tough in the face of “ews,” “yucks,” and “can we have pizza?” The …

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Jan 22

Sage Recipes: 3 Tasty Dishes To Try For Dinner

Closely related to rosemary, the wood herb sage has a soft, savory flavor with a hint of sweetness. Traditionally it is used in a variety of meat-based dishes because of its slight peppery flavor. Apart from its delicious taste, sage also gives quite a number of health benefits which include improving brain function, strengthening the …

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Jan 02

Honey Fennel and Grapefruit Glazed Chicken

Cure winter woes with seasonal sweetness As we get deeper into winter, it becomes more difficult to fill our shopping carts and dinner plates with fresh, in-season produce. During these months however, Florida Grapefruit reaches peak season, making it ripe for grocery aisle picking. Florida Grapefruit supports our bodies with the essential nutrients and high …

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