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Seafood Chowder

Seafood Chowder

Seafood Chowder – Crab & Clams This recipe was shared by a dear friend of my mom’s and it has been a favourite for a long time. In my version, I’ve omitted the crab (did not have any on hand), however, I added diced potato, corn and some bacon flavour. I also did not have [...]

Calabrese Pizza with Pesto drops

Pizza Fiesta

I’ve been craving some homemade pizza for awhile now.  Last week I finally made a few different variations.  I have a stunning Kitchen Aid gadget, but I chose to buy my dough. I have to confess I don’t know how to make dough yet.  I need to spend a day playing with that new toy! [...]

Cherry Tomato Bruschetta

Cherry Tomato Bruschetta (with fresh basil)

This is a simple recipe, made without cheese is delicious (but you can add if you wish, see below). Ingredients: 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil or 1/2 1 ½ cup small firm cherry tomatoes, halved, seeded and finely diced 1 garlic clove, minced 12 fresh basil leaves, chiffonade 1/4 teaspoon salt Ace Bakery Calabrese Ciabatta [...]