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Berbere Lentils Recipe (Yemisir Wat)

As you may know from previous blog entries – and social media posts! – we recently attended Folklorama, in Winnipeg. It’s my absolute favourite event every year, and has been kind of … therapeutic?… since moving to the USA. Anyway, I’m planning to do a write up on it eventually, but in the meantime, back […]

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Spinach Pies Recipe

So, we’re at that point in the moving phase, where we’re starting to look at pre-move bucket lists : things we want to do here, before moving to Canada. For me, that means spending time with friends when possible. For my husband – who grew up here – it’s more things like going to the […]

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Gluten Free Beaver Tails Recipe

With More Than Poutine available for pre-order now, it time for me to get the word out! So, for this blog entry, I’d love to share one of the HUGE requests I had for the cookbook, and talk a little bit about the gluten-free accommodations in the book. More Than Poutine is probably the most […]

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Vegetarian Donairs / Vegan Donair Meat

Last May, I started dabbling in the creation of vegetarian meat substitutes – you may remember the entry on Boneless, Meatless Ribs, or the Vegetarian Chorizo Burger with Grilled Poblano and Cilantro Pesto. Well, I was working on Donairs for More Than Poutine this week, and I was feeling a bit guilty that my husband […]

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Chicken Satay Recipe – Gluten Free

Chicken Satay is one of those dishes that is SO close to being gluten-free… but isn’t. The soy sauce included in both marinade and dipping sauce renders restaurant satay inedible to most with gluten issues. It’s such a small thing, yet ends up meaning that most restaurant-made satay is off limits. So, if you’ve got […]

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