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Vicki’s food column: mom’s carbonara pasta

Vicki’s food column: mom’s carbonara pasta

Ingredients: – 1 package of spaghetti – 1/3 bunch Italian parsley – 1 pack of cheddar (or other shredded cheese) – 1/2 package of bacon – 5 eggs – 2 lobster tails – Black pepper to taste – A splash of milk The recipe I decided to replicate this week is one of my favourites, carbonara. My mom used to […]

by Victoria Kuglin· · Arts & Life, Food, Top stories
Vicki’s food column: coconut Cajun shrimp and black rice

Vicki’s food column: coconut Cajun shrimp and black rice

Ingredients: CHILLED BLACK RICE: 2 cups of black rice 2 cups of white rice ½ bunch of cilantro 6 shallots, chopped 1 teaspoon of coconut oil (for frying) DRESSING: (proportions are approximate) ¼ cup soy sauce ¼ cup sesame oil 2 tablespoons of honey ½ teaspoon of cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon of lime zest 1 teaspoon of ginger CAJUN SHRIMP: […]

by Victoria Kuglin· · Arts & Life, Food, Top stories
How-to Tuesday: Chia seed pudding

How-to Tuesday: Chia seed pudding

by Russell Sabio· · Videos
Vicki’s food column: duck legs with smoked Gouda crostini

Vicki’s food column: duck legs with smoked Gouda crostini

Ingredients: Duck Legs: – 2 duck legs ($4.50 each) – 5-6 cloves of black garlic ($4-5 a package) – 2 tablespoons of balsamic fig mustard – 4 dashes of Tabasco (optional) – 1 tablespoon of Worcestershire sauce (optional) – Fresh ground pepper Smoked Gouda Crostini: – 1 cup of shredded Thunder Oak Smoked Gouda – 8 mini ciabatta buns ($4.50 […]

by Victoria Kuglin· · Arts & Life, Food, Top stories
Vicki’s food column: quiche

Vicki’s food column: quiche

Food: Quiche (on a budget) Inspiration: Ham and cheese quiche from Toronto’s Le Gourmand on 152 Spadina Ave. Ingredients: – 1 cup grated applewood cheddar ($15/kg) – ½ cup chopped prosciutto ($15.50/kg) – 3 whole eggs ($5.50/carton) – 2 egg whites – 1/3 cup whole milk ($5) – 1 pie crust – A couple sprigs of thyme (to garnish) This […]

by Victoria Kuglin· · Arts & Life, Food
Easy holiday cookie recipes from around the world

Easy holiday cookie recipes from around the world

Medianyky: Honey lace cookies Ukraine      Ingredients: 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 tablespoons light-brown sugar 1 1/2 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour a pinch of salt Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. 2. Cover two large baking sheets with parchment paper and set aside. 3. In a small saucepan, melt the butter, sugar and honey. 4. When […]

by Erynn Sally· · Arts & Life, Food