Tag Archives: seasonally adjusted

Shrimp, Pepper and Rice Noodle Salad

Salad need not be boring.  This Thai-inspired dish is quick to make and is great on-the-go.  I recommend making extra, as it makes a great packed lunch for the following day.  Ingredients Salad 1 yellow pepper 1 red pepper 1 shallot or 2 spring onions 2 blocks of rice noodles – about 250g ( I […]

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Pick up a pepper

Sometimes there isn’t time to spend a few pleasant hours wandering around the local farmers’ market sampling a local produce.  Instead food shopping resembles supermarket sweep. If you’re in need of quick, easy, healthy meal solution – pick up a pepper.  A BC Hot House Pepper. The term “Hot House” does sound negative.  Like the overzealous parent pushing classical music […]

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My philosophy of comfort food…

To me the definition of comfort food is not just in the eating, but in the creating.  It’s a dish that you love to make, it’s foolproof and it always tastes great.  For me, my signature comfort food dish is risotto.  Let me explain… First, you work out your frustrations of the day by rigorously chopping the celery […]

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