Lemon Aioli

This aioli is g l o r i u s. It's great on burgers, it's great with grilled vegetables, it's great with seafood or grilled shrimps, and it is absolutely perfect as a sandwich sauce too. Yup.. I went there. INGREDIENTS juice of half a lemon2-3 cloves of garlic, minced1/2 cup of mayo1/8 tsp of [...]

Pineapple Cilantro Salsa with Grilled Chicken

Plain grilled chicken: Plain grilled chicken with pineapple cilantro salsa: For the days when we can't be whisked away to a tropical island, this fun and vibrant pineapple salsa really does the trick. Salsa is meant to generate flavour and freshen an otherwise bland or boring meal. Salsas are super easy to make IMO, and [...]

Apple + Shallot Compote

As much as I love homemade cranberry sauce during the holidays, I can't resist trying out twists on highly esteemed classics, and though some may think, "BUT YOU CAN'T TAKE AWAY THE CRANBERRIES," I assure you with this recipe? You will not miss them. This fruit compote goes well with leaner cuts of protein such [...]

Roast Pork Tenderloin + Herby Pan Gravy

My rule when it comes to big family gatherings is that until I'm the one who will be hosting everyone, I will only then worry that I have never cooked a whole turkey or a honey glazed ham, or anything significant like that in my life. And I don't plan on doing it..."just for fun" [...]