04/23/19
Red Peas Soup

Jamaican Red Peas Soup

Red Peas SoupA rich, hearty soup that’ll keep you coming back for more. I could eat this everyday and not get tired of it. It’s one of those warm you up when you’re cold soups, fill your belly when you’re hungry soups leaving you satisfied with a smile on your face. This recipe is spot on traditional, but I did chef it up a bit using a mirepoix for more depth of flavour. As well in the version I cooked I used a pork shoulder and roasted it in advance as I couldn’t get pig tails in a pinch.
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12/11/14

Tourtière

TourtièreI finally found a good one. I’ve tried several recipes for this traditional Quebecois meat pie, but was never really satisfied with the results. This one is a combination of a few recipes, something I find myself doing a lot these days. One recipe never seems good enough, it’s always missing something, so I need to combine some steps from another recipe and add or substitute a missing ingredient. Continue reading

08/15/12
Meatloaf

Meatloaf

MeatloafYummy meatloaf! To some that may be a misnomer as meatloaf has in the past gotten a bad rap, but this delicious meatloaf stands on high as one of the better meatloaves out there. Try it for yourself and see. Don’t forget to pair it with mashed potatoes.
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04/18/12
Shepherds Pie

Shepherds Pie

Shepherds PieA classic Shepherds Pie. You can’t go wrong with making Shepherds Pie. Even the kids will eat this and they might not even notice the peas because it tastes so good!

 

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