My Favourite Penne Alla Vodka Recipe

My Favourite Penne Alla Vodka Recipe

When I was a kid, I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to eat at fancier Italian restaurants.  My father, like myself, enjoys really good food.  I remember looking at a menu at one of those Italian restaurants and choosing to try Penne Alla Vodka because I had...
Pasta with Chickpeas (Pasta con Ceci)

Pasta with Chickpeas (Pasta con Ceci)

I’ve been wanting to share this quick, healthy and easy family recipe for a long time now. This is a special recipe from my Father, Eric.  I finally got his famous recipe for Pasta with Chickpeas (in Italian it’s called “Pasta con Ceci”).  It is one...
Bacalhau com Batatas (Portuguese Cod Bake with Potatoes)

Bacalhau com Batatas (Portuguese Cod Bake with Potatoes)

I made this as an Easter weekend brunch dish, and I completely forgot about how delicious it is!!  So, I wanted to share it with you all.  This is one of those dishes I would’ve never eaten as a young person.  But now, I really appreciate a traditional...
BLT Panzanella Lettuce Cups

BLT Panzanella Lettuce Cups

April is BLT Month!  To celebrate, I’ve partnered with duBreton®, the all-Canadian farming trailblazer and North America’s number one producer of Certified Humane Raised and Handled® pork, to transform the classic BLT sandwich into a delicious elevated masterpiece!...
Easy Stuffed Eggplants

Easy Stuffed Eggplants

I grew up an Italian household and stuffed eggplants were one of my favourite dishes growing up.  As part of our ‘special occasion’ menu or as a side dish to a simple pasta meal, whenever my mother made her stuffed eggplants, you were quick to take your...