Crunchy Garlic Chicken Nuggets

I like crunchy garlic chicken nuggets and I cannot lie! Allow me to explain. The perfect chicken nuggets, in my books, ought to be juicy bites of succulent, flavourful and incredibly tender meat. That’s my criteria for the perfect chicken nuggets. Sort of like a checklist, if you will. So when I bring you my…

Peppered Salmon with Whiskey Cream Sauce

Aaaaaand it’s time for yet another deceptively easy gourmet recipe! Oh, the love! I love me some salmon. I love me some cream. I love me some salmon and whiskey cream. But I love most is how this recipe will probably only take you 20 minutes to throw together. Serve this to your guests and…

Wild mushroom soup

My love affair with soups began at the ripe old age of well, forever. As far back as I can remember, I’ve been fed soups in some form or the other. Growing up, chicken noodle soup was our standard Friday night dinner, with some warm, crusty bread and a side salad. Holiday season was granny’s…

Crab and corn beignets

The first thing that comes to mind when someone says the word “beignet” is the soft-pillowy confectionary delight that is this pastry. This deep fried pastry dough is then dusted with a generous sprinkling of confectioner’s sugar and well, few things are better than hot beignets and a coup of piping hot coffee… But before…

3 Great Coconut Shrimp Recipes

Coconut and shrimp are a match made in heaven. You need to know that if, ever, you’re having me over for dinner, you need to have shrimp something on the menu. Better yet, you need to have coconut shrimp something on the menu and you’ll forever have my heart. True story. The sweetness of shredded…

Chicken wings – 3 ways

Super easy, super scrumptious, juicy and tender are how like my chicken wings. The fact that there are 100097909088 ways to make them is just an added bonus. I try to keep my “chicken wing recipe” library updated as much as possible. As a result, I’m constantly discovering new ways to make these babies. Bursting…

Italian Spinach and Mushroom Salad

A hearty salad makes a great weekday lunch, especially when you’re in the mood for something fuss-free, delicious and light. This Italian spinach and mushroom salad is exactly that. Fresh spinach, warm mushrooms, crunchy bits of oh-so crunchy bacon bits, all tossed together in a delightfully light Italian dressing…Mmm-mmm. What’s not to love? I find…