Balsamic Roasted Fennel

We often challenge ourselves when grocery shopping to select items we have yet to use and become determined to create something delicious with them! This time it was fennel and what a delightful treat. This vegetable is light, slightly sweet and wonderfully aromatic. It is often said to have licorice undertones that become more subtle once roasted. Being so versatile, try adding fennel raw to salads or wraps to give a nice crunch, incorporate into your next soup recipe or roast like we have below!

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Grilled Street Corn

Add an extra pop of flavour to your next backyard BBQ cookout! Char-grilled to perfection, then slathered with a lightly spiced cream sauce…is there a better way to eat corn on the cob? Pair these with any protein and enjoy all year round! This recipe has been become a family favourite and we encourage you to keep this one in your back pocket. Try serving this dish family style; by putting out all the toppings and having people build their own.

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Bacon and Feta Stuffed Zucchini Blossoms

Delicious, delicate and beautiful. Zucchini Blossoms are subtly sweet and add a graceful addition to any plate. Get out of your comfort zone any try adding something extra special to your next dinner menu! There are a number of ways you can prepare these beauties, but here is a sublime stuffed version which perfecty showcases how magnificent these blossoms are. Using the vegetable oil gives the petals a delicious caramelized crunch which beautifully encases your savory filling! For best results; use the blossoms right away as they don’t have a long shelf life.  

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Watermelon Salad

Beat the heat with this beautiful seasonal salad. This combination is so fresh, fruity and is absolutely bursting with the flavours and aromas of summertime. Incorporating the watermelon creates a refreshing burst, which mingles so deliciously with the fresh basil, cherry tomatoes, feta and green onions. Top this salad off with a generous drizzle of balsamic glaze to create the most delightful summertime side.  

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Mushroom and Feta Zucchini Boats

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Extremely easy with unreal flavours makes for a fun and delicious side dish! The possibilities are endless when it comes to stuffed zucchini boats, but we love the flavour profile created from the mushrooms, feta and green onions! This is a side dish you could absolutely prepare on the BBQ also. We recently paired this savoury side with grilled steaks and found them to be a match made in heaven!

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Grilled Corn with Tomato and Dill Salsa

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This versatile salsa is superb for incorporating into wraps or alongside your favourite grilled meats. Fresh is best with this recipe. The smoky grilled corn flavours mixed with the sweet tomato’s and aromatic dill is exquisite. This quick salsa will certainly add a burst of colour to your plate and makes for some delicious leftovers!

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Roasted Broccoli with Garlic and Parmesan

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Looking for side dish inspiration? Add a bright pop of colour to your dish with this super easy and tasty option which conveniently pairs beautifully with an endless list of possibilities! Don’t let your veggie side dishes take a back seat! Serve your broccoli with a bit of crunch and flavoursome ingredients to really give this vegetable star quality.

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