The Art of the French Macaron

I have been asked by some of you to explain how to bake the perfect French macaron and while they are the divas of the cookie world, you can make them at home with a little bit of practice and patience. The result is worth it, as what you can achieve are perfectly smooth, rounded…

Korean Style Fried Chicken

There is a magical little eatery in Montreal called Dawa Fried Chicken and when Patrick and I discovered it we were totally hooked. The best news was that they delivered! Oh happy days! Each bite of the crunchy boneless chicken thighs, tossed in a fiery Gochujang sauce, was heaven to us and we wanted more…MORE! Alas,…

Salted Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

Midnight cravings be damned, I couldn’t stop myself from making these amazing little cookies last night. After spending my Sunday scrubbing every inch of my neglected condo and then collapsing onto my couch to binge watch New Girl, I suddenly remembered that I needed to eat something. The problem was that it was already 11:30…

Cinnamon Swirl Pancakes

What is more comforting on a Saturday morning in the winter, than a stack of fluffy buttermilk pancakes with a drizzle of amber coloured syrup. These beautiful pancakes are light, fluffy, sweet and pillow-soft. For a little added touch of magic, I swirled in some cinnamon sugar, topped them with bananas and the result was…

Nordic Shrimp Cucumber Bites

Print Recipe Nordic Shrimp Cucumber Bites Light, fresh, airy and delicious. These little canapes are the perfect choice to serve before a large meal, at a tea party or as part of cocktail menu, for a touch of elegance and refinement. Nordic shrimp, or crevette de Matane, are tiny, wild-caught shrimp that have a mildly…