Spice rubbed ribs with molasses slather

A family-friendly ribs recipe that's easy and delicious. When I read through this recipe I can’t help but think of a day at the spa. (A nice hot soak, an all-over scrub then a soothing massage…) These ribs are a cinch to make, even for a first-timer like me. And they read more

Homemade cranberry sauce recipe in under 30 minutes

In our house it wouldn't be Thanksgiving without homemade cranberry sauce. A spoonful alongside roast turkey, squash and potatoes brightens the heavy flavours with just the right amount of spice and a hint of tart. I even love the look of cranberry sauce on a plate, deep red a read more

Chewy hermit bars recipe – a classic molasses cookie

For years I have been pilfering my mom’s big recipe box and copying down all of my old favourites. I suppose that I could just photocopy the entire box full of recipes, but there is something I always loved about browsing through the box from time to time, pulling out reci read more

Hot cross buns a simple & scrumptious Easter tradition

  As a child my favourite part of hot cross buns was the frosting. Or was it the fact that you also got to butter a sweet bun that already had frosting on it? No matter, to this day they are one of the great Easter treats.     When the hot cross buns read more

Broiled Grapefruit

Ingredients: Grapefruit Directions: Cut grapefruit into halves. Cut around each section, loosening fruit from membrane. Do not cut outer edge of fruit; cut only within the membrane of each segment. Top each grapefruit half with 1 tablespoon of Fancy Molasses read more
Pain brun prêt en trois heures de Sarah

Sarah’s Molasses Brown Bread

I’m one of the bloggers participating in The Canadian Food Experience Project, a national program that’s helping to identify (or at least add clarity to) a Canadian food identity. This month’s task is to write about a regional Canadian food. So, I have a question for read more

One-bowl chocolate almond brownie recipe

When you hear “one-bowl cake” what comes to mind? Something cake mix-ish may be? Something easy, but not necessarily from scratch? What if I told you I had a recipe for a cake that can become brownies on a whim? That you can mix up in a food processor. That’s cake- read more