Strawberry Honey Butter (with Pancakes. And Strawberry Water too!)

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It is traditional for me to get at least one container of locally grown strawberries when they are in season. That season is now and here are the berries. I don’t know what happened to these ones. Blame the weather, … Continue reading

Soba Noodles with Sesame Seeds

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There’s a new ingredient on whatfoodimade: soba noodles. They’re made from buckwheat flour and that gives them a nutty flavour and a chewier texture compared to traditional noodles made from wheat flour. Mostly they’re served cold and that’s exactly what … Continue reading

Grated Carrot Salad

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Is it an old wives tale, or do carrots really improve your eyesight? Apparently they can help. They’re rich in beta-carotene, which is what makes them, as well as pumpkins and sweet potatoes, orange. Beta-carotene indicates the presence of Vitamin … Continue reading

Strawberry and Ricotta Bruschetta

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A twist on the typical bruschetta made from toasted bread rubbed with garlic and topped with tomatoes and basil. This is toasted bread “rubbed” with butter and topped with ricotta cheese and strawberries. Instead of serving bruschetta as an appetizer, … Continue reading