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Spinach and ground turkey combine to make a healthy meatball

A healthy alternative to the classic meatball with spinach and ground turkey. Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 24 minutes Serves 4-6 Ingredients 3 cups packed spinach, finely chopped (about 1 1/2...

Baked camembert makes an easy and elegant New Year’s Eve appetizer

An easy appetizer for New Year’s Eve festivities. Ready in 15 minutes Prep: 5 minutes Cook: 10 minutes Serves 8 Ingredients 1 wheel of Camembert or Brie cheese 1/4 cup finely chopped sun-dried...

Slow cooker Hoppin’ John will bring some warmth to your kitchen this winter

A savoury blend of black-eyed peas, rice, bacon and collards, this is a good-luck dish that originated in the Southern United States. Prep: 10 minutes + overnight soak Cook: 9 hours, 5 minutes Serves...

COOKING ON DEADLINE: Rib-Eye Steaks with Thyme-Garlic Butter

A perfectly cooked steak is what many people — with good reason — think of as a perfect meal. This is a classy take on a restaurant-quality steak dinner, and other than remembering to salt the...

Serve Spanish-style crispy potatoes for New Year’s party

The classic New Year’s libation is champagne, but what to eat is a matter of broader choice. This year why not make it a tapas party — a feast of various little bites? And, if indeed...

Plenty of almonds is how to dress up crackers and a spread

For many of us, the new year is a time to make a fresh start. We’re wiping the slate clean with a renewed sense of optimism for the year ahead, and we’re trying to eat healthier...

The perfect appetizer for any party: prosciutto-wrapped shrimp

This idea comes from a friend of mine who loves to entertain! It’s not so much a recipe as it is a simple technique and easy appetizer. Ready in 25 minutes Prep time : 15 minutes Cook: 10 minutes...

Festive (and zesty!) cranberry, orange, and chocolate chip cookies

Keep things simple this holiday season with an easy drop cookie filled with festive flavours cranberry, orange and chocolate. Ready in 35 minutes Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 20 minutes Makes: 32...

Shake up your festive spread with these cranberry-stuffed mushrooms

Cranberry-stuffed mushrooms hold the perfect balance of tang, sweetness and richness Ready in 44 minutes Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 34 minutes Serves 4 Ingredients 12 button mushrooms, stems...

Honey-almond granola: A quick, simple way to start the day

With just five ingredients, this healthy homemade honey-almond granola is simple to throw together and flavoured with honey and cinnamon. Total time: 35 minutes Prep time: 5 minutes Cook: 30 minutes...