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Spring in the Kitchen+

When spring comes, I yearn for warmth and colour. And since I spend so much time in the kitchen, I...

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Turnip Greens & Pot Likker+

Eat your greens! Spring is here and I find myself craving green things like leeks, Brussels spouts and those leafy...

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Vichyssoise (that’s the fancy name for potato leek soup)+

Did you know that potato leek soup is the most popular in the world (according to the Huffington Post)? Perhaps...

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Smokehouse Chili & Mexican Hot Chocolate+

Winter isn’t quite ready to say goodbye yet. But it’s spring and getting outdoors is a must. After that brisk...

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A Twist on Banana Cream Pie+

National Banana Cream Pie Day comes but once a year. March 2 to be exact. But don’t let that stop...

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Seafood Extravaganza+

Here in Manitoba, seafood is a treat. But if you’re craving the flavours of far-off oceans, there is a solution....

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100 Best Things To Eat In Manitoba: Meatball Salad Rolls from Asia City+

#93 I was first introduced to Asia City by way of their young coconut bubble tea. It remains as the...

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100 Best Things to Eat in Manitoba: Peanut Butter Balls from Common Sense+

#94 You may not agree with the practices of the folks who run Common Sense Storehouse, Teahouse & Bakery, but...

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100 Best Things to Eat in Manitoba: Tomato Paprika Bacon Soup from Soup Bee+

#95 Fair Warning: you’ll see lots of soup on this list. I’m pretty sure I have a bowl of soup...

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Know Your Knives+

There’s nothing that gives me more joy in the kitchen that a beautifully crafted and very sharp knife. To be...

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