Category Archives: Sides

Meditterano Beer Bread

Posted by on August 30th, 2012

There’s a whiff of fall in the air. The mornings are cool, the leaves are just beginning to turn, and I have an excuse to turn on the oven. One of my favourite side dishes is freshly baked bread. I’m lazy, so I don’t like making ordinary bread. I make beer bread, which goes from…

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Curried Chickpeas

Posted by on June 14th, 2012

What do you eat when your fridge breaks? This is what I’ve been pondering for the last week. My freezer went kaput last Wednesday, and although my fridge remains cool, it sure ain’t cold, and I had to throw away a huge amount of food. Chicken breasts, hamburgers, a huge rib roast, a frozen pizza…

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Shaved Mediterrano Zucchini

Posted by on May 17th, 2012

Summer’s almost here (or already here, depending on where you live) and the produce in the groceries is starting to show the season. Including the arrival of zucchini. Man, I love zucchini. A great, easy side dish that looks way more impressive than it should is shaved zucchini. You’ll need: 2 zucchini (or 1 large…

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