Cocoa Bean The Vegetable

Browsing Category:

summer

main dish, recipe, sponsored, summer, vegetable

Summer fondue

Using the barbecue is definitely one of the highlights of summertime for me. I used to be afraid to use it- the hissing of the propane and the high heat was intimidating. But after a bit of practice, I can happily say that I now know my way around the barbecue almost as much as I know my way around an oven. And in terms of this idea that a  ...

Read more

main dish, recipe, summer, vegetable, winter

Corn and Cod Chowder

My New Year’s resolutions is to eat more fish. Variety is the key to success, I find, when it comes to a healthy diet. It’s so easy to fall into a routine of eating the same thing every week, so I set out to find easy and healthy fish-based meals, while spending little brain power in actually cooking it. Fish is a very particular  ...

Read more

main dish, recipe, summer

Peruvian Burgers

Ben and I are absolutely loving our new barbecue. All you barbecuers out there may scoff that we settled for a propane instead of a charcoal, but we were simply not ready to deal with all the dusty mess of charcoal. After our numerous (sometimes disastrous) attempts at grilling meat, we inadvertently became hamburger connoisseurs. How, you  ...

Read more

appetizer, main dish, recipe, summer

Summertime Salmon Tartare

 Summertiiimmeee, and the living’s easy… Most of the time, anyway. Or, it was when we were kids and got a break from school during the summer months. How lovely that was! Imagine if we got the entire summer off from work? I probably would disappear to the cottage eating nothing but freshly-picked wild blueberries and cottage  ...

Read more