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Author: Kerri-Anne

Flourless Chocolate Heart Cake

Flourless Chocolate Heart Cake

Well, given that Valentine’s Day is upon us, I thought I had better post my “surest way to his or her heart,” Flourless Chocolate Heart Cake recipe to save you!  You can make this a day ahead (although I haven’t left you the time for […]

Taynton by the Beach…..

Taynton by the Beach…..

Here in Invermere, we have our first very own craft distillery, Taynton Bay Spirits.  They have asked me to take a look at developing some recipes using their products and Taynton by the Beach is my first cocktail effort!  

Taynton Bay Pickled Vodka with Spicy Sangrita

Taynton Bay Pickled Vodka with Spicy Sangrita

Guest blogger, Mike back again.  Try this Taynton Bay Pickled Vodka with Spicy Sangrita at your next dinner party.  Having been to Mexico City a number of times and sampled the Tequila, the inspiration for this drink comes from these trips.  Whenever I ordered Tequila […]

Jalapeno Raspberry Sauce

Jalapeno Raspberry Sauce is great on many different things.  I like it on roasted chicken and pork tenderloin but my favourite place to drizzle it is on a Shrimp Wonton.  It is a super easy recipe that adds a big punch of flavour to whatever […]

Shrimp Wontons with Jalapeno Raspberry Sauce

Shrimp Wontons with Jalapeno Raspberry Sauce

Well I admit, I have been delinquently absent from my blog and I have really missed it!  Life has been a little bit chaotic in the last month and my poor old blog seems to be the last thing that gets my attention.  These Shrimp […]

Handmade Chocolate Turtles

Handmade Chocolate Turtles

This is the time of year that people focus on family and family traditions.  In our family, one of the traditions for the holiday season is making Handmade Chocolate Turtles.  Allow me to reword that, one of our traditions is for me to make Handmade […]

Thyme and Brown Butter Gnocchi

Thyme and Brown Butter Gnocchi

Thyme and Brown Butter Gnocchi is a versatile, filling, and self indulgent dish that makes you want “just five more of those gnocchi.”  It is a feel good food that has a wonderful texture and even better flavour.  

Italian Beef Stew with Thyme Brown Butter Gnocchi

Italian Beef Stew with Thyme Brown Butter Gnocchi

Bar none, one of my most favourite meals is Italian Beef Stew with Thyme Brown Butter Gnocchi.  The beef has a vibrant, rich, delicious red wine sauce that compliments the fluffy pillowyness (not sure that is a word but you get my drift) of the […]

Sour Cabbage Rolls

Sour Cabbage Rolls

Sour Cabbage Rolls are a tasty addition to your family holiday tradition.  They are a perfect side dish to a turkey and/or perhaps holiday ham dinner. Hi it’s Mike, your guest blogger here again with another “semi Blue Job”.  If you are wondering what I […]

Spicy Mexican Chicken Soup

Spicy Mexican Chicken Soup

This Spicy Mexican Chicken Soup has a spicy edge with a ton of flavour.  I had a craving for a spicy soup but had thawed chicken breast in the fridge that I needed to use up.  So this soup was born…. Take me to the […]