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Back to Charcoal, and Flavour.

If you love grilling and crave flavour, then you might want to consider going back to charcoal. Here’s what happened to me… At the beginning of the grilling and bbq (yes, there is a difference between these…

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Posted by: on Friday, August 3rd, 2007
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Stargazer Pie

I’ve always loved chicken pot and other meat pies. Not that I’m sure why although I am about one quarter British once removed, and the Tudors were renouned for their roasted meats and meat pies in particular.…

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Posted by: on Friday, March 23rd, 2007
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Gracie Allen’s Classic Roast Beef Recipe

This classic celebrity recipe is an oldie – literally. Ingredients 1 large Roast of beef 1 small Roast of beef Instructions Take the two roasts and put them in the oven. When the little one burns, the big one is…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, November 14th, 2006
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Beer Bratwurst

Dethroner has a great looking recipe for Beer Bratwurst that I’m just going to have to try. The author swears everything hinges on a bottle of Portland, Oregon-based brewer’s Rogue HazelNut Brown Nectar, but…

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Posted by: on Friday, October 27th, 2006
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Wings ‘n’ Beer

A group of friends and myself have gone out for wings and beer every Tuesday night for 5 years. Sometimes it’s just two of us and sometimes it’s upwards of 15. It’s a great way for people to catch up as…

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Posted by: on Friday, October 27th, 2006
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Thanksgiving Trends

Thanksgiving is pretty universal. OK….. pretty universal in North America. Except for the month difference between Canada and the US. And the fact that the populations of Canada and the US are comprised of a large…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, October 17th, 2006
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The Answer is Creamed Turkey

Are you tired of eating turkey sandwiches for the entire week after Thanksgiving? Yes, you are. Well, there’s a better way to dispose of the beast, my friend: the answer is creamed turkey.

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Posted by: on Friday, October 13th, 2006
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Beefin’ It Up

Yesterday Mark and I sat on a panel on branding at the Sysco Awards trade show. While preparing for the show we revisited our 2005 holiday greeting “Beefin’ Up the Holidays with Betty Fuller“. If…

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Posted by: on Friday, October 6th, 2006
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A Blast (and recipe) From The Past

Here’s a blast from the past. A few years ago we retired our old website, but it’s still there, hiding on our server. Today I was poking around it just for sh!ts and giggles and re-discovered a recipe for…

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Posted by: on Thursday, September 21st, 2006
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Venison, anyone?

For the past five years, I’ve had the luck to visit Seaview Game Farms in Merville, BC., the province’s leading producer of fallow venison. Venison is a delightful meat. Dark, dense and very lean, venison is…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, August 8th, 2006
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Oh so tasty ribs

I discovered this recipe a while back in a cookbook passed down by my Grandma called “What’s cooking at Scotiabank!”, despite the name, every time I pull a rack out of the freezer saliva oozes in…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, June 13th, 2006
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Eat and Learn

> We have a fondness for all things abattoir related, like these cool plates from Sprout Home. Imagine a nice arrangement of lamp chops, potatoes and some fresh peas, or maybe some bbq pork? Yes, learn from your place…

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Posted by: on Thursday, June 1st, 2006
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Pork …and Ham?

This can of Pork and Ham is way better than just the plain Pork. I love shopping at T&T.

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Posted by: on Friday, April 7th, 2006
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Indian Dinner & A Movie

Dinner and a movie takes on a whole new literal meaning on Fraser Street. Just down the street from one of Andrea’s favourite beauty salons is Fraserview Meats & Video. You heard me. Fresh marinated chicken,…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, March 15th, 2006
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Ben’s Mexican Delights

Sweet and Sour Plum Sauce A bold marinade designed to thrill those who taste it. A delightful alternative to the standard sauces. It can be used on multiple dishes giving them a Mexican touch. Serving suggestions: It is a…

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Posted by: on Monday, September 26th, 2005
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