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Tag: Recipe

Homemade Fruit and Nut Chocolate Squares

Homemade Fruit and Nut Chocolate Squares

When I set out to create these Homemade Fruit and Nut Chocolate Squares I had an idea in my head and I wasn’t sure if they would turn out. As a chef and not a baker, whenever it comes to sweets I always get a […]

How To Cook Asparagus: Crispy Roasted Asparagus

How To Cook Asparagus: Crispy Roasted Asparagus

It’s finally spring and with the new season comes the bounty of seasonal produce, my favourite being Asparagus. Knowing how to cook asparagus is essential to having an enjoyable eating experience, and today I’m going to share how you cook asparagus PERFECTLY every time! How […]

MAKE AHEAD MEAL: Creamy Queso

MAKE AHEAD MEAL: Creamy Queso

I love a make ahead meal, which is typical given my profession, but I was sleeping on Queso, which is a recent discovery for me. I avoided it because it reminded me too much of Velveeta cheese from my youth; you know the stuff, the […]

Beefy Caribbean Curry

Beefy Caribbean Curry

Caribbean Curry is very close to my heart. Meal prep and make ahead meals are my jam. And I love nothing more than exercising my meal prep muscles, while highlighting food from my ancestry. I grew up eating Caribbean curry that my Trinidadian grandmother would […]

Make Ahead Potato Waffles

Make Ahead Potato Waffles

I am a lover of an easy, make ahead recipe and this potato waffle recipe delivers in spades. WHY? Because these Easy Make Ahead Potato Waffles can be made from leftovers (mashed potato), they can be made ahead (meal prep, hello!) and they require a […]

Rice Noodle and Salt Rubbed Steak Salad on The Marilyn Denis Show

Rice Noodle and Salt Rubbed Steak Salad on The Marilyn Denis Show

Yup, you’re looking at the newest Cooking + Food Expert on the Marilyn Denis Show. I love daytime television. This love dates back to when my paternal grandmother babysat me as a child and we would watch Cityline with Marilyn Denis EVERYDAY. As my culinary […]

MEAL PREP SNACK RECIPE: Tandoori Spiced Nuts

MEAL PREP SNACK RECIPE: Tandoori Spiced Nuts

Spiced nuts are classic. I mean, I can remember a bowl of spiced nuts forever resting on my grandparents basement bar. When I started going to pubs and clubs (MANY moons ago) spiced nuts always adorned the bar, in an effort to inspire more drinking- […]

Spiced Peanut Butter Latte

Spiced Peanut Butter Latte

Disclosure: There are affiliate links below, but I won’t put anything on this page that I haven’t verified and/or personally used. PLUS everything linked here will help you make magic with this Cinnamon Spiced Peanut Butter Latte xoxoBianca You know when you eat (or drink) […]

Hummus Without Tahini: Tangy Pistachio Hummus

Hummus Without Tahini: Tangy Pistachio Hummus

I hesitated to write this post, because to be honest, the world doesn’t need another nut based Caesar dressing recipe. But when I made this recipe for clients a few weeks ago, I took few quick pictures of it ( because this is what a […]

Tasty Moroccan Bread Salad

Tasty Moroccan Bread Salad

Sometimes I’m full of air- hot, cold and lukewarm lol- but in this instance I’m simply going to share this recipe. I made this recipe MONTHS ago, but you know how it goes with photos, they just get buried in our phones sometimes. In any […]