Tag Archives: sour cream

Carrot, Ginger & Pear Soup #recipe

July 19, 2012

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Today’s recipe is brought to you from the back of my Sealtest milk bag.  Truly, inspiration is everywhere.  I originally served this when the weather was a little cooler around here, but I don’t see why it wouldn’t do for almost any evening. 5 cups peeled and sliced carrots 4 pears, peeled, cored, diced 1 […]

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Quick Review – Gay Lea Gold Sour Cream

July 17, 2012

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When it comes to sour cream, I am a bit of a snob, I will admit it.  I like only the full fat, thick, stick to your ribs and your spoon kind of stuff.  And it has to have flavour, too.  Not just a white glob sitting on your plate. So, when I saw this […]

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Sweet Potatoes with Zip

May 19, 2011

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There are a few pretty predictable ways to prepare sweet potatoes. Peel, dice, roast, sprinkle with cinnamon. Peel, dice, mash, sprinkle with cinnamon. Peel, julienne, sprinkle with cinnamon. How about peel, dice, mash, mix with chiptole and lime?  Now that’s what I’m talkin’ about. I got the idea from this new magazine publication Where Women […]

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Cleanin’ Out the Freezer

March 15, 2011

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Spring is coming.  I promise. No, really.  The calendar says so.  And with it will come garden fresh greens and eventually full on summer produce.  But, for now, we are stuck with whatever we put away last summer.  By now, even with the best of freezing methodologies, some of it is startin’ to look a […]

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