Crispy Pesto Baked Chicken Thighs

Pesto is a wonderful ingredient to use in a variety of dishes including baked chicken. Make the pesto ahead of time (or use store-bought pesto) and you have yourself a simple yet delicious weeknight meal. These pesto baked chicken thighs are wonderfully crispy on the outside and infused with herbaceous pesto. They are packed with flavour, are super tender, juicy and happen to be completely addicting!

Below makes 8-10 chicken thighs

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French Onion Beer Soup

 

Keep things cozy during the chilly months with delicious homemade soups! Follow these easy steps to creating golden goodness from almost nothing! The flavour in this soup is absolutely unreal. Talk about a crowd pleaser! Whether you choose to serve this soup at a dinner party or for a weeknight meal you are sure to impress.  You may need a Kleenex or two while cutting the onions…and again while slowly browning the onions, but we promise it will all be worth it! A few ingredients really go a long way with this delicious and hearty soup. 

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Korean Beef with Cauliflower Rice

Sweet and spicy with all your favourite Korean beef flavours. We are always looking for ways to eat healthier. When you have a food blog it is easy to get carried away with the sweets, treats and delicious pastries. But balance is key, and healthy eating can still be super satisfying and tasty too! Here we have reinvented a Korean classic that we love, but have substituted the white rice side for cauliflower rice! Try adding a pop of colour with one of the many colourful varieties of cauliflower found at your local grocery store.

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Spiced Beer Can Chicken

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Looking for a way to spice up your chicken recipes? Try this deliciously seasoned and super moist Beer Can Chicken! This technique is super easy and low maintenance. You can quickly throw it together, and get back to entertaining your guest while the BBQ does all the work!  As an added bonus, you only need half a can of beer for this recipe. So enjoy the other half while you are waiting for the chicken to cook!

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Braised Octopus

Tender, melt in your mouth and perfectly delicious! Although the task of cooking octopus may seem daunting for some home cooks, it is not out of reach. A simmering stock pot filled with simple ingredients can help you achieve a new family favourite. Pair with a bed of mixed greens and a light vinaigrette to create a fantastic menu option for hot summer nights on the patio.

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Mussels in a White Wine, Garlic Butter and Herb Sauce

Mussels have to be one of our absolute favourite summertime patio dishes; perfect for sharing. They are such a refreshing, light and flavourful option which can be served as an appetizer or main course. Mussels are a delightful balance between simple and sophisticated. Try this recipe out for your next date night or dinner party! And of course, don’t forget to serve with a fresh baguette to dip into the mouth-watering sauce!

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Crispy Lemon Chicken Quarters

A few simple ingredients, paired with an inexpensive cut of meat, and you can easily create an outstanding dish! Crispy on the outside and super juicy on the inside! These crispy skinned chicken quarters offer the perfect balance of delicious citrus flavours and just a pinch a heat. We recommend you pair this lemon inspired dish with our Easy Carrot Fries!   

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