Happy fall all! With this change of weather, I’ve always found comfort in oatmeal cookies (raisins or chocolate). In order to make these as chewy as possible, I’ve introduced jaggery into the recipe. Just like brown sugar, this is a hygroscopic sugar, meaning that it absorbs water from its environment! That being said, make sure not to leave them out for too long if it’s … Continue reading Jaggery & Almond Oat Cookies
The end of summer is upon us and I haven’t yet accepted that. To brighten my dinner (and lunches), I’ve decided to use a bright, fresh and seasonal ingredient: corn! Whether Peaches and Cream or Ambrosia, roasted, boiled, this vegetable has always reminded me of summer (though the season lasts until October here in Ontario). The versatility of the vegetable renders it perfect as a … Continue reading Roasted Sweet Potato Corn Chowder
Ingredients: 2 cup bread flour 1 cup black quinoa flour 1 1/2 tsp. salt 3/4 tsp. active dry yeast 1 3/4 cup warm water Method: In large bowl, mix all dry ingredients together. Add the warm water and mix until shaggy dough forms (adjust water or flour if too wet or dry). Cover bowl in plastic wrap and allow to rise overnight (I left it … Continue reading No-knead overnight quinoa loaf
With Valentine’s day around the corner, and a waistline to maintain (New Years resolutions, hey?), what better way to indulge then having this healthy treat? Continue reading “Bacio Power Balls”
After the Golden Latte trend, I bring you the Golden Chia Pudding. A perfect option for a nutritious breakfast without compromising flavour! Continue reading “Golden Chia Pudding with Spiced Apples”
After buying about 10kg of bananas at the Queen Victoria market for 5$, I decided to get creative and find out just how versatile the fruit could be.