Slow-cooked Chicken with a Crisp Corn Crust

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So you have this new cookbook and you’re leafing through and you’re flagging recipes to try. Out of all the recipes to chose from, how do you decide what food to make? Do you play it safe and look for … Continue reading

Mexican Street Corn Salad

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This is based on a dish that I’ve long wanted to try: Mexican Street Corn (elotes). I was recently reminded of my interest when some friends had a Mexican-themed dinner party and someone brought all the fixings and then made … Continue reading

New York Corn Muffins

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Way back in October, I spent a delightful evening listening to Ruth Reichl at George Brown College. First there was an interview, then a question and answer section and finally the best part: the chance to speak with her and … Continue reading

Vegetarian Tamale Pie

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Eating vegetarian meals once in a while is another way to lower your food costs. Along with the other benefits realized by reducing the amount of meat in our diets (fewer calories consumed, more fiber and vitamins in our diets … Continue reading

Harvest Corn Chowder with Bacon

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There is no doubt, we’re headed into autumn. The days are shorter and it’s certainly cooler. I can’t see too many leaves out my window here, but I have a feeling they’re getting ready to change colours. Like this one … Continue reading