Tag: wine

Mulled Wine

Mulled Wine

I have yet to try Mulled Wine but my daughter Marissa who is living in England this year, had the opportunity to taste Mulled Wine for the first time at Winter Wonderland in London. Her friends also love making it for parties at this time […]

Clams in Garlic Sauce

Clams in Garlic Sauce

Last September I took a trip to Portugal to spend time with my family and friends. I was treated to many homemade meals consisting of fish and seafood. My cousin’s Clams in Garlic Sauce are so delicious that I had to get his recipe in […]

Bacalhôa Buddha Eden, Portugal

Bacalhôa Buddha Eden, Portugal

Bacalhôa Buddha Eden, Portugal The Bacalhôa Buddha Eden Garden, located in Bombarral (Portugal), is the largest oriental garden found in Europe.  With 35 hectares (86 acres) of green space it is home to an extensive collection of Buddhas, statues, and other Asian-inspired artwork. 

My Seafood Obsession

My Seafood Obsession

I was totally spoiled on my recent trip to Portugal. From delicious restaurant dishes to homecooked meals  made by loving family members. My food experience this year was extraordinary. Here are some of my favourites…by the way…I gained 10 pounds in 3 weeks. Crab, snails […]

Chimichurri Steak

Chimichurri Steak

Chimichurri steak with pouch potatoes and balsamic grilled vegetables  Another superb recipe from Chef Erin Ross at Dish Cooking Studio I am not a big steak eater but this chimichurri steak with barbecue pouch potatoes and balsamic grilled vegetables with Ontario corn was so tasty.  Chimichurri […]

Lager Steamed Mussels

Lager Steamed Mussels

I love mussels and this dish is heavenly.  Another great recipe from Chef Erin Ross at Dish Cooking Studio. Lager steamed mussels with mustard, kielbasa (sausage) & dill can be served as an appetizer or main dish.