Category: Appetizers

German Potato Pancakes

German Potato Pancakes

German potato pancakes, or Kartoffelpuffer, are crispy shredded potato pancakes similar to hashbrowns, but bound with egg.  Serve up this classic German street food with sour cream or applesauce for a cozy snack or side dish. A couple of years ago we travelled to Cologne, […]

Bruschetta with Mozzarella

Bruschetta with Mozzarella

Bruschetta with mozzarella – fresh diced Roma tomaotes, red onion and bocconcini are tossed with basil, garlic and olive oil then served with freshly toasted bread for an easy and flavourful appetizer perfect for summer entertaining.   As a tomato lover, there is nothing that […]

Curry Dip

Curry Dip

Curry dip is a tangy and flavourful homemade dip.  Fresh and light tasting, this dip is perfect for vegetable platters, crackers, chips and more!  It’s just as easy as any packaged dip mix – without all the processed ingredients! Veggies and dip are a staple […]

Blistered Shishito Peppers

Blistered Shishito Peppers

Blistered shishito peppers are a tasty and some times surprising snack – about 1 in 20 of these sweet peppers have an extra spicy kick!!  They make an excellent quick healthy appetizer and are naturally low carb and gluten free. One of the things I […]

Spinach Quesadillas

Spinach Quesadillas

These simple spinach quesadillas are bursting with fresh spinach and melty cheese. These quesadillas make for a great party appetizer, but I also love these for an easy and tasty lunch or dinner or even a late night snack! Quesadillas are a long time favourite […]

Homemade Falafel

Homemade Falafel

This is the BEST falafel I’ve ever eaten! Light and airy yet crispy falafel balls filled with herby garlic flavour made easily at home! Naturally gluten free and dairy free these homemade falafel. As a person who has spent many years of her life as […]

Avocado Salsa Verde

Avocado Salsa Verde

Made in your blender in under 10 minutes, this creamy avocado salsa verde will be your new favourite sauce or dip! Eat it with tortilla chips or use it anywhere else you’d put salsa. This fresh and flavourful salsa is a perfect topping for tacos, […]

Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps

Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps

These vegetarian lettuce wraps are filled with hoisin and ginger flavoured tempeh, sweet shredded carrot and crunchy red cabbage.  These wraps are vegan, gluten free, and low carb – perfect for a healthy and nutritious lunch, dinner, or appetizer.   Are you a tempeh fan? […]

Crispy Oven Fries

Crispy Oven Fries

Perfectly crisp fries – right out of your oven!!  These crispy oven fries are restaurant quality and full of flavour made right at home without a deep fryer.     Have you ever wondered how to make baked fries crispy??  There are a couple of […]

Greek Shrimp with Tomatoes and Feta

Greek Shrimp with Tomatoes and Feta

Shrimp cooked in a Greek style tomato sauce with onions, garlic, oregano and kalamata olives then topped with crumbled feta cheese. On the table in under 30 minutes, serve them as part of a delicious and healthy dinner, or pair them with some crusty bread […]