Tomatillo Hot(ish) Sauce

With tomatillo season in full swing, a hybrid between salsa verde and hot sauce came to mind as I simply couldn't pick which to make. As I usually do with most hot sauces, I char the vegetables in the oven by keeping them under the broiler and making them as dark as I find appropriate. … Continue reading Tomatillo Hot(ish) Sauce

Roasted Sweet Potato Corn Chowder

The end of summer is upon us and I haven't yet accepted that. To brighten my dinner (and lunches), I've decided to use a bright, fresh and seasonal ingredient: corn! Whether Peaches and Cream or Ambrosia, roasted, boiled, this vegetable has always reminded me of summer (though the season lasts until October here in Ontario). … Continue reading Roasted Sweet Potato Corn Chowder

Summer Sauces: Chimichurri

I've made 3 delicious sauces with garden (or farmer's market) fresh produce. This one's a delicious chimichurri that is so simple to make, you'll regret not trying it earlier! Traditionally Argentinean, chimichurri is a parsley based sauce that you can marinate meat with and/or  slather over grilled meat (think hanger steak). Chimichurri Ingredients: 5 cups … Continue reading Summer Sauces: Chimichurri