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Appetizers

Asian Inspired Tuna Tartare

Asian Inspired Tuna Tartare

.Asian Inspired Tuna Tartare is a delicious appetizer that I don’t make often here in landlocked Invermere, BC but it is such a treat when I can.  Because of our location, my chances of getting actual  

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 […]

Fried Brie Cheese with Pepper Jam

Fried Brie Cheese with Pepper Jam

Fried Brie Cheese with Pepper Jam isn’t something you are going to make regularly but it is a lovely splurge.  It is pure, creamy, decadence with a bit of a peppery bite from the jam.  We missed lunch and so as supper was rolling around, […]

Wood fired Brie Pizza with Carmelized Onions and Poached Pears

Wood fired Brie Pizza with Carmelized Onions and Poached Pears

At my house, we put in an outdoor kitchen a couple of years ago because, well you know, one kitchen to clean isn’t enough. As part of that project, we installed a wood-fired pizza oven.  Despite the huge effort and expense of building our outdoor […]

Bruschetta

Bruschetta

One of my favourite appetizers is bruschetta.  It is simple, fast and delicious.  This time of year is wonderful for bruschetta because the tomatoes are so fresh and full of flavour.  It doesn’t require cooking so you don’t need to heat up your kitchen making […]

Tomato Avocado Salad

Tomato Avocado Salad

This time of year, I get to start harvesting my tomatoes from my greenhouse and this Tomato Avocado Salad is one of the easiest and most delicious salads to make with a few of those garden fresh tomatoes.  It is particularly rewarding when you have […]