Pan Roasted Halibut

Fresh Halibut Pan Roasted and finished with a Lemon- Chive Beurre Blanc Sauce. (The sauce is very simple.  Heat over medium high  the juice of a whole lemon, reduce by half. Lower heat to very low and  start whisking in pieces of cold butter, a little at a time.   You do not want the…

Homemade Perogies

Had a craving for Perogies.  Made enough for dinner and froze another three dozen. Filled with potatoes, cheddar and fried onions.  Tossed with fried onions and side pork and served with sour cream. Although a little time consuming, perogies are very easy to make.   How to Make Perogies Recipe and Pictorial

Ham and Cheddar Buttermilk Biscuits

We are Olympic addicts.   There is an eight hour time difference between here and London. So the TV in the bedroom is on by   4:30AM most mornings so we can watch live coverage. What better way to start an early morning than with a cup of coffee  and a warm buttered Buttermilk Biscuit. Filled…

Pizza on the Grill

Had nothing planned for dinner and didn’t feel like going out to pick up ingredients so I decided to make do with what I had on hand. Decided to make a pizza and bake it on the grill. Kneaded up some dough. Made my favourite sauce using fresh oregano from the herb garden. Sauteed some…

Summer

We have been  overdosing on Caprese Salads. I love tomatoes, especially summer tomatoes. One of our local grocery stores carries Heirloom Tomatoes. I’ve been splurging ($4.99 lb) and buying yellow Heirloomsand Black Krim Tomatoes (My favourite) One night we added Proscuitto and Melon to the platter and called it dinner. My favourite way to serve Proscuitto and…