Tag: nutritious

Spicy sesame cucumber salad

Side dishes don’t have to be boring. I for one like to shake up my side dishes and serve different flavourful and textural components to compliment my meal. This salad is definitely not boring. The spice, salt and deep umami flavour of the sesame…

Sesame and Ginger Salmon Tartar

  Fresh seafood is so delicious, there are so many ways you can prepare a beautiful piece of super fresh fish. One of my favourite “fancy” ways of preparing salmon is salmon tartar. Not only is it a beautiful and presentable dish if you…

Chocolate Almond Energy Bites

  I don’t know about you guys but lately I’ve been feeling a serious decline in energy. Maybe it’s due to the fact that the days are slowly getting shorter and the cold is slowly starting to creep in. Or maybe it’s the lack…

Fall Beet and Goat Cheese Salad

Although I named this dish “Fall” beet and goat cheese salad it is not entirely a fall dish. It is a perfect dish to transition us from the warm summer days to the cooler nights reminding us that fall is right around the corner….

Rich and Tangy Guajillo salsa

  I like making big batches of salsa and keeping them in my fridge, that way I’m prepared to conquer taco Tuesday each week. This salsa in particular is one of my favourites on tacos, enchiladas or even burrito bowls. It’s works perfectly with…