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American Canadian Food Culture

Recipes to Celebrate the Maple Syrup Season

It’s time to stock up on some pure maple syrup. And not just for pancakes, we’ve got some sweet and savoury recipes made with this all-natural sweetener.

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Budget Recipes Canadian Main Course Precooked Ingredients Recipes

Chicken Pot Pie with Mashed Potato Topping

This weeknight comfort food has all the ingredients of chicken pot pie except for the pastry. Instead, it’s topped with some tasty, baked mashed potatoes.

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Canadian Condiments & Preserves Gluten Free Recipes Vegetarian

Ketchup Maison (Fruit Chili Sauce)

Also known as ketchup aux fruit or fruit chutney, the best of late summer fruits and garden tomatoes are preserved in this homestyle favourite.

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Canadian Recipes Side Dish

Maple Baked Beans

Navy beans are slow cooked with pure maple syrup, bacon and onion in this traditional recipe right from the sugar shack.

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Canadian Main Course Recipes Seafood

Cod au Gratin – Newfoundland Style

Fresh cod filets are baked until flaky and tender in a delicious creamy sauce. Serve in individual dishes topped with melted cheese.

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Canadian Dessert Recipes

Queen Elizabeth Cake

This Canadian classic is a moist date pudding cake topped with a delicious butterscotch and coconut frosting that is fit for a queen.

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Breakfast Canadian Recipes Superfoods

Wild Blueberry Pancakes

Amp up your homemade pancakes with a superfood. The wild blueberry is packed with a lot more nutrition and health benefits than its cultivated cousin.

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Canadian Dessert Recipes

Niagara Peach Crisp

Fresh peaches baked with a splash of rum topped with a buttery oatmeal crumble gives this seasonal dessert its intense flavour. If you are lucky enough to be in the Niagara region in mid-summer, make sure to take the scenic drive along the Niagara Parkway between the falls and Niagara-on-the-Lake.  You’ll pass a number of…

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Canadian Dessert Recipes

Granny’s Butter Tarts

This iconic Canadian pastry is filled with butter, sugar, syrup, egg and raisins, then baked until the filling has gelled.

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American Canadian Condiments & Preserves Recipes

Traditional Cranberry Sauce

Growing up, Thanksgiving or Christmas always included the traditional turkey dinner with all the trimmings.  But there was a down side; turkey gravy gave me indigestion.   So to make that dry turkey white meat easier pallet, I became a fan of cranberry sauce.  Sometimes we’d have the canned stuff, but when we’d go to granny’s…