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Italian Recipes Salad Vegetarian

Italian Bean Salad

The combination of green beans, chickpeas, red onion and a zesty marinade make this chilled veggie dish ideal for summer gatherings.   

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Recipes Side Dish Vegetarian

Butter-Braised Brussels Sprouts

First steamed then braised in butter, this recipe enhances the flavour, reduces the bitterness and makes a wonderful presentation for the often-maligned Brussels sprout.

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Recipes Vegetarian

Back to Basics: How to Make Bread

Follow these steps for no-fail delicious golden-brown homemade white bread. If you have one, use a machine for kneading the dough. Makes three loaves.

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Canadian Recipes Soup Vegetarian

Squash & Sweet Potato Soup

The perfect starter to an autumn meal is this delicious puréed soup made from seasonal ingredients.

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American Italian Recipes Vegetarian

Barbecue Flatbread Pizza

The wonderful thing about pizza is that almost everybody loves it. Why order take out when you can have a hot, crisp thin crust pizza, cooked outdoors where the party is, in just minutes

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Gluten Free Mexican Recipes Vegetarian

Pico de Gallo – Traditional Mexican Salsa

If you’ve been to Mexico, then you know the routine when first sitting down in most restaurants.  The waiter takes your drink order then while you are looking over the menu, you are offered some fresh salsa with nacho chips and limes.  This is the perfect appetizer with a cold beer or margarita after a…

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American Canadian Featured Recipe Precooked Ingredients Recipes Vegetarian

Parsley Sage Rosemary and Thyme Stuffing

This oven baked stuffing recipe goes well with roast chicken. Cook it in the oven alongside your chicken and you have the perfect companion for a fall or winter meal. This past fall, I visited the early 18th century windmill at Pointe du Moulin just west of Montreal and it made me appreciate how our…

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Recipes Thai Vegetarian

Carrot Curry Soup

Turn those ho-hum carrots into a home run with this savoury Asian soup.

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American Vegetarian

Baked Macaroni Tomato and Cheese

This dish is nice and easy and cheesy!  Thanks to the tomatoes it has amped up goodness. It makes a great main course for vegetarians.  You could serve some Italian sausage or meatballs on the side for the meat lovers in the gang.

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Recipes Spanish Vegetarian

Gazpacho

With origins in Spain’s, hot sunny Andalucía region, this chilled vegetable soup is perfect for a summertime al fresco lunch or as an appetizer with dinner on the patio.   With origins in Spain’s, hot sunny Andalucía region, this chilled vegetable soup is perfect for a summertime al fresco lunch or as an appetizer with…