Hello Kitty Cake Pops

  Moist and decadent bites of chocolate cake are covered with a candy coating shell and decorated to look like Hello Kitty. These treats-on-sticks make great party favors and add ...

Raspberry Cream Cheese Brownies

From the author: Brownies were the first thing I learned how to bake. I distinctly remember the experience. The unsweetened chocolate products were all kept on the lower baking shelf, ...

Honey-Roasted Carrots with Tahini Yogurt

  From the author: The inspiration for this was Sarah’s “nan” (grandmother), Dulcie, in Tasmania, who always used to add some honey to the pan before roasting her carrots. I’m  ...


Turkey Meatball Soup

  From Naheed Nenshi, Broth Brother and Mayor of Calgary Makes about ...

Crunchy French Toast

  This is basically the fried-chicken equivalent of French toast. I like ...

PB&J Chocolate Bars

  These bars are inspired by a favorite childhood snack: peanut butter ...

Homemade Twix Bars

  From the author of Treat Yourself:  The Twix was my go-to ...

Spaghetti Homard – Lobster

  We take this name from an old Iron Chef episode when ...

The New York Style Hot Dog

  Place of Origin: New York City / Other Names: Dirty Water ...

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Mug Apple Crumble

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All Lobster “No Crab” Cakes with Old Bay Aioli

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Tom Yum Soup

  From Sharon Hapton, Founder, Soup Sisters and Broth Brothers “This recipe came from a girl called Sayon whom I met on a trip to Cambodia. Her determination to take care of her family and perseverance to succeed, despite great hardship, had a big impact on me.” —Sharon Hapton Makes about 4 servings 4 cups [...]

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How To Stock A Pantry

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Caramelized Cauliflower Soup with Roasted Chanterelles

  From Jason Scharf, Broth Brother “When my Aunt Sharon (Hapton) asked me to come up with a soup recipe, I was inspired by a trip to the Calgary Farmers’ Market and the amazing in-season vegetables on display there.” —Jason Scharf Makes about 6 servings Roasted Chanterelles and Corn 12 oz (375 g) chanterelle mushrooms, [...]

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Slow-Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup

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Skillet Macaroni and Cheese

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The Great Lobster Cookbook by Matt Dean Pettit

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Italian Kits Make Perfect Gifts

  Everyone loves Italian food, and this simple dinner kit will go down a treat. Just add some good-quality pasta and a generous lump of Parmesan to finish off the gift. For the Basil pesto: Preparation : 15 minutes Makes: about 12oz 1 small clove garlic 1 cup pine nuts toasted 2 cups basil leaves [...]

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