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New life, new recipes: Vikram Vij and Meeru Dhalwala's new cookbook about love and food

VANCOUVER — Guests at Vikram Vij and Meeru Dhalwala’s restaurants only felt the love, what with front-of-house man Vij embodying the verb “to welcome” at both… 2,060 more words


Simple two-course meal ideas: Honey and ginger tomato salad, easy Asian chicken thighs

Multi-course meals are often saved for when dining out at high-end restaurants, but with a little bit of planning, you can create your own two-course menu at home. 493 more words


When in doubt, choose comfort food: Recipe for chicken with spinach in cheesy cream sauce

A while back, in honour of Julia’s Child’s birthday (she would have been 104 this year), I created a dish that embodies one of her many excellent sayings: “The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook.” 534 more words


Pumpkin Soup

I LOVE pumpkin 🎃! Especially this time of year when it starts getting cooler and the leaves turn beautiful colors. There are so many ways to enjoy pumpkin, and today I would like share a super simple, quick, and easy recipe with you that I love to fix for a quick lunch. 83 more words


A bit of acid and fat do wonders to amp the flavour of fish: Tortilla-crusted tilapia with pickled red onions

Given how quickly it cooks, fish stands out as the perfect candidate for a weeknight meal, especially in the fall, when the resurgence of school and work can seem like the onset of hurricane season. 738 more words


Cooking on deadline: Spinach, mushroom, and chicken quesadillas for dinner on Halloween

If you have kids, then you know that thinking about dinner on Halloween is not easy.

Getting the kids out the door with a little something in their stomachs besides candy is one of the few things you can do to wrangle a bit of order into this free-for-all holiday. 621 more words