Orecchiette with Spring Peas, Pancetta and Pea Shoots

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Microgreens: Those colourful little leafy bits that are used by chefs to garnish your plate in restaurants. I’m happy to have found a place to buy these tasty leaves to use in my home-cooked meals. Not as garnishes, but as … Continue reading

Dorie Greenspan’s Cheesy Rice with Asparagus

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You were warned… another asparagus recipe on the way. This does end up being similar to risotto with much less stirring and much more time to read a book or something. I used a combination of Cheddar and Parmesan so … 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