Large-leaf lettuce leaves, such as bibb and red leaf, are a great carb-free alternative to taco shells and tortilla wraps – not to mention a classic accompaniment to bulgogi. Serve with steamed rice (if desired).
Eating a rainbow of veggies has never been so good. Enter our Indonesian rainbow salad. The chicken is satisfying and the peanut dressing is indulgent.
Tiny salad shrimp from the Gulf of St. Lawrence are wonderful in salads. They are widely available and, since they come cooked, are very convenient. If you’re on the West Coast, use cooked BC spot prawns instead.
Cooked and lightly smoked, hot-smoked fish is a delicious way to eat Ontario-raised trout. It flakes beautifully and works well in this classic French dish. If you can’t find trout, use any hot-smoked fish.
Canada produces most of the world’s lentils. They are so versatile and take well to all kinds of flavours – especially vinegar – which makes them a perfect addition to any salad.
This spicy beet and apple chutney is a tasty pairing with cheese, yogurt, sandwiches, sausages and burgers or served as a dip.
Sweet, boozy and herbaceous, this simple wine-soaked compote is a perfect accompaniment to a melty brie or a sharp Parm.
This refreshing summer-inspired salad features all of your favourite citrus fruits.
This healthy lentil tabbouleh is easy to make ahead for a grab-and-go side dish.
These mouthwatering turkey burgers are a healthy summer BBQ hit.
Coffee and chocolate combined for the perfect brunch loaf.
This dessert is every chocoholic’s dream.
Skip turning on your oven and make these little red and white cheesecakes in your slow cooker for your barbecue – or any summer celebration!
Serve this colourful and refreshing salad with your favourite grilled entrées.
This decadent homemade treat is always a hit.
Just when you thought rosé couldn’t get any better.
These fresh homemade shrimp rolls are a light and fresh dish that’s perfect for hot summer days.
This Middle-Eastern inspired salad is ready to eat in just 35 minutes.
Nothing says summer like the taste of fresh blueberries.
This refreshing avocado and kale smoothie bowl is an excellent way to add more healthy greens into your day.