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Smoked Turkey and Apricot Bites

Dried apricots soaked in orange juice, then wrapped in turkey bacon, make a tasty snack to pass around at a...


Lightened-Up Creamy Caesar Salad

Caesar salad is often made with a mayonnaise-based dressing. My version uses low-fat yogurt and fat-free sour cream, which limits...


CC’s Crab Cakes with Easy Lime Aioli

Your next summer dinner party is sure to be a hit with this light, tasty appetizer, from "Fearless in the...


Orange, Roasted Beet, and Arugula Salad

The beet can be roasted up to a day in advance of serving the salad. Although the red beet contrasts...


Crunchy Walnut-Crusted Salmon Fillets

For a complete meal, serve salmon on a bed of baby spinach, drizzled with a light lemony vinaigrette or asparagus...


Roasted Beet & Beef Salad with Mustard Dressing

The texture and flavour of Gorganzola marries nicely with roasted beets, but this robust salad tastes just as good without...


Turkey, Brie and Apple Sandwich on Raisin-Walnut Bread

Elevate your turkey deli meat with this delicious recipe.


Lentil and Watercress Salad with Grilled Pork

The flavours of this recipe work well with almost any protein addition; I love making it with either pork or...

Strawberry-Cucumber Salad with Almonds and Mint in Strawberry Vinaigrette

Since the vinaigrette is made with strawberry preserves, you get an extra blast of strawberry sweetness in every bite. English...


Arugula & Strawberry Salad

While simple in design, this salad is complex in flavour. The spicy arugula, sweet fresh strawberries, crunchy toasted almonds and...


Prince Edward Island Smoked Salmon with Pasta and Simple Lemon Dill Cream Cheese Sauce

Just-cooked pasta is tossed with melting cream cheese to form an incredibly smooth luxurious sauce. The smoked salmon adds extravagance...


Niçoise Platter

When in doubt, opt for a niçoise salad, or a version thereof, for lunch or dinner. It appeals to almost...


French Roasted Salmon

This quick but sophisticated roasted salmon entrée is great for dinner with friends or for a family occasion.


Beet and Feta Salad

Don't have a microwave? Roast the beets for this salad in the oven for about an hour instead.


Mustard Crumb Crust Fried Chicken

Panko is packaged, crispy Japanese breadcrumbs pre-fried in oil. Use breadcrumbs if they are not available but many supermarkets carry...


Grilled Vegetable & Bulgur Salad

This seasonal twist on the Lebanese dish tabbouleh is made with bulgur, a processed form of whole wheat that is...

Pears Grilled with Pecorino

Many cuisines have traditions of combining fruit with cheese. This recipe stems from the Tuscan combination of juicy pears with...


Savoury Pan-Roasted Fish

Serve this flavourful pan-roasted fish with boiled new potatoes and a glass of chardonnay.


Boston Baked Beans

These oven-baked beans are cooked slowly to create a richly flavoured vegetable dish'a revelation if you've only ever eaten the...


Mango Chicken Salad

This mango chicken salad recipe combines new potatoes, tender broiled chicken and asparagus. Tossed in a fresh orange dressing and...


Veal Steaks with Lemon-Garlic Sauce

There's a whole bulb of garlic in this recipe, but after slow-roasting it comes out of the oven tasting mild...

Cidered Pork Stew with Herb Dumplings

A spoonful of mustard peps up this simple, vegetable-rich cidered pork stew. Fluffy herb dumplings served on top help to...


Sticky Pork Spare Ribs

In this dish, pork spare ribs are simmered first to tenderize the meat and to remove some of the fat,...


Broiled Steak with Mustard-Glazed Potatoes

Here lean beef is flavoured with a honey-mustard marinade and served with potatoes that are first boiled, then tossed in...


Barbecued Shrimp with Mustard Sauce

Next time you have a barbecue, treat yourself to a little luxury'skewers of juicy barbecued shrimp in an exotically spiced...


Smoked Trout and Pasta Salad

Tempt your family with this delicious heart-healthy smoked trout and pasta salad. It makes an ideal midweek meal served with...


Mushroom and Cheese Macaroni

Introduce vegetables to old favourites for healthy family meals. This well-loved macaroni dish is delicious with mushrooms, peas and red...