Category Archive: Potatoes

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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Feb 06

Sensational Two-Potato Vegan Chana Masala

Baked potatoes night after night can suck the life out of any dinner creation. Step outside your comfort zone and use these spuds to make a dish inspired by the cuisine of India. This two-potato Chana Masala is a great option for anyone new to South-Asian flavours or South-Asians looking to take their household favourite …

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Jan 23

How to Cook Roast Potatoes

Roast potatoes are a treat when prepared correctly. They should be golden crisp on the outside, with a soft creamy fluffy centre. Take your pick from the techniques and recipes below to do them perfectly every time. General Cooking tips for Roast potatoes Choose the right potato. You need a ‘floury’ potato, and not a …

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Dec 24

Hasselback Potatoes Stuffed with Cheddar and Bacon

Elevate the regular old baked potato with this impressive side dish for your guests. Stuffed with cheddar and bacon, these potatoes are not only delicious but a showstopper as well fanning out delightfully as they bake. “The trick here is in using wooden spoons (or chopsticks) as guides while cutting almost-but-not-all-the-way-through,” says Chef Tom Filippou, …

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Nov 13

Creamy Bacon and Cheese Potato Gratin

Bring mouth-watering aroma and show-stopping flavour to your holiday meal with a comforting side dish that pairs perfectly with the star of the meal – the turkey. This rich and cheesy dish requires minimal prep work and has only three easy steps, cutting cooking time to 20 minutes or less. “The holidays shouldn’t be spent …

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Sep 28

Garlic & Parsley Mashed Potatoes

Get the dish on seasonal vegetable recipes Nothing screams fresh like crisp, delicious vegetables. Find inspiration from local farmers’ markets or grocery produce aisles to get back-to-basics with this season’s cooking. From leafy greens to root vegetables, there’s no need to compromise on taste or creativity in the kitchen if you have a solid foundation …

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Aug 27

Lobster and Potato Salad

Whether you’re hosting a poolside party or backyard barbecue, finding quick and easy recipes for your outdoor entertaining is the key to a stress free gathering. Here’s a delicious, easy to prepare lobster recipe from Halifax’s Clearwater Seafoods that will help you beat the summer heat as an appetizer or main dish. Lobster and Potato …

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Aug 25

Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Orange Curry Dip

As kids grow, their willingness to try a variety of flavours grows too. But kids’ and teens’ palates, can be easily overwhelmed so pairing known foods with newer tastes is the way to go. This orange citrus and curry dip has a subtle flavour kick that will introduce young eaters to the sweet-savory combination in …

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Aug 15

Garlicky Potato and Kolbassa Skillet

Kolbassa pieces are the main ingredient in this simple, skillet dinner that is sure to become a family favourite. Garlicky Potato and Kolbassa Skillet Ingredients 15 ml (1 tbsp.) olive oil 1 small onion, diced 3 garlic cloves, minced 2 large Yukon potatoes, diced into 1 cm (½ in.) pieces 1 pkg. 375g Piller’s Kolbassa …

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