Category Archives: Holiday

Hot Chocolate Screech

As an homage to my honourary Newfoundlander status (I married one of them), here’s a popular winter drink courtesy of the Rock. This is a very tasty drink from Marble Mountain, a ski hill on the western portion of the … Continue reading

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Rack of Lamb with herbs and garlic

As promised in my deal of the week posting here is an easy rack of lamb recipe.  Rack of lamb is one of my all time favorites.  I have been making it for years – trying new ideas each time … Continue reading

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Cock a Leekie Soup

During the winter we make soup about once every two weeks.  We save the bones from our roasts and vegetable cuttings in a bag in the freezer and use them to make delicious hearty  stock.  Cock a leekie soup is … Continue reading

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Gobble Gobble. How to cook the perfect turkey

The turkey. It is the pièce de résistance of any thanksgiving or Christmas meal.  But it is the showpiece of holiday feasts that can also cause us the most concern. There are different opinions about the best way to cook … Continue reading

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