Chipotle-Glazed Baked Salmon

By Thursday, March 7, 2013

Yeah yeah yeah, I’m obsessed with chipotle peppers in adobo sauce. I know. My favourite sauce ever, Chipotle BBQ Sauce, which is used for my favourite pasta, has proven to be more useful than I originally thought. I’ve used it for many things, including to bake salmon. Yum! I now keep a jar of the sauce in ...

What to do with chipotle peppers in adobo sauce

By Thursday, January 10, 2013

It’s time to reveal my favourite ingredient from 2012 – chipotle peppers in adobo sauce! I just love these little things, and I get asked about them all the time. Here’s a quick FAQ on the flavourful, canned peppers: Q: Where do I find them? A: At any large grocery store in the Mexican or ethnic section (not ...

Southwest Roast Potato Salad

By Saturday, June 16, 2012

This post was updated with new photography in October 2014! Don't you just love it when a recipe surprises you... in a good way? There's no better feeling - for me, anyway - than trying a new recipe and having it turn out just right. Especially when it's off-the-cuff, impromptu and last-minute. That's exactly how I found ...

Roasted Vegetable Quinoa Salad

By Monday, May 23, 2011

Roasted Veg and Quinoa Salad Ever notice how when you first learn about something, it suddenly seems to pop up everywhere? Well, that happens to me all the time. Something I've never heard of begins popping up left, right and centre. Quinoa is a perfect example! I can't remember where I first learned about it, but it ...