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breakfast, recipe, summer, sweet

Strawberry Herb Cheese Tart

Sometimes local produce can be a bit disappointing. Like this year’s strawberry harvest in Quebec! The normally sweet and characteristically smaller berries are reason enough to wait for the season to come along, but this year’s crop seems to be pretty watered down. But what’s great about local fruits is that even if they  ...

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recipe, summer, sweet

Summer Strawberry Popsicles

Strawberries: they are everywhere right now. Particularly at Jean Talon Market, where you have at least 5 different vendors, all with strawberries from a different field and with a different variety! Don’t you find it odd when you see some market stalls selling imported strawberries, all large and flavourless, in the middle of our  ...

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recipe, summer, sweet

Strawberry Shortcake with Honey Basil Cream

Strawberry shortcake is a classic treat and an ultimate cottage favourite for me. Growing up, we would sometimes divulge in delicious local strawberries, dressed up with biscuits and whipped cream. And for breakfast, we would drizzle the leftover biscuits and strawberries with maple syrup! You certainly can’t get much more Canadian than  ...

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