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  • Lerning_French_Second_Language, Food Gypsy
    19 2018 September

    Five Tips to Learn French, FAST!

    It’s back-to-school time and our house is buzzing. This year it’s not only back to school for my favorite nine-year-old, but me as well. That means school supplies, times two. I’ve been a studying French, full/time...

  • 01 2018 September

    Summer Salami Tomato Salad

    Loads of ripe tomatoes, a punchy vinaigrette, salami, red onion, black olives and fresh basil makes for a tasty Salami Tomato Salad. Summer cooking for hungry carnivores! Actual conversation in our kitchen on a hot...

  • Blueberry_Buckle_Food_Gypsy
    27 2018 August

    Blueberry Buckle – A Summer Classic

    A fruit filled summer classic, there are a lot of adjectives that could apply to this Blueberry Buckle recipe.  Versatile, simple, moist, sweet… addictive! A coffee-cake-meets-fruit-crisp staple that will never let you down.  You can...

  • Balinese_Roasted_Chicken_FoodGypsy
    21 2018 August

    Balinese Inspired Chicken

    Powerful Asian flavour with the subtle twist of Indonesian flair. Balinese Inspired Chicken will take your chicken dinner to next level amazing! It’s fair to say that this recipe may not be entirely culturally accurate....

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    02 2018 July

    Constitution Road Shiraz 2014 – Spicy, Full and Red

    A full, spicy South African red that finishes well, Robertson Winery’s Number One Constitution Road Shiraz 2014 takes us into BBQ season with a bang. Dry and smooth with a deep black cherry tone and...

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Lerning_French_Second_Language, Food Gypsy

Five Tips to Learn French, FAST!

September 19, 2018 | 1 Comments

It’s back-to-school time and our house is buzzing. This year it’s not only back to school for my favorite nine-year-old, but me as well. That means school supplies, times two. I’ve been a studying French, full/time...

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Summer Salami Tomato Salad

September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Blueberry Buckle – A Summer Classic

August 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Balinese Inspired Chicken

August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

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Food Gypsy Consulting Services

July 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Food Industry Consulting and Multimedia Creative Creative Cori Horton is an Ottawa based idea machine with 20 plus years of business experience and practical application as an entrepreneur.   From managing hundreds of thousands of dollars...

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Food Gypsy Consulting Services

July 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

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Summer Salami Tomato Salad

September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Loads of ripe tomatoes, a punchy vinaigrette, salami, red onion, black olives and fresh basil makes for a tasty Salami Tomato Salad. Summer cooking for hungry carnivores! Actual conversation in our kitchen on a hot...

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Blueberry Buckle – A Summer Classic

August 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

A fruit filled summer classic, there are a lot of adjectives that could apply to this Blueberry Buckle recipe.  Versatile, simple, moist, sweet… addictive! A coffee-cake-meets-fruit-crisp staple that will never let you down.  You can...

Read More →
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Balinese Inspired Chicken

August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Powerful Asian flavour with the subtle twist of Indonesian flair. Balinese Inspired Chicken will take your chicken dinner to next level amazing! It’s fair to say that this recipe may not be entirely culturally accurate....

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Pouding Chômeur – Classic Québécoise

June 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

There’s something delightfully tongue-in-cheek about posting a recipe for Pouding Chômeur on St. Jean Baptiste Day from our home in Quebec. Even more so when I tell you that, after seven years of living in ‘la...

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Spring Strawberry Mango Avocado Salad

May 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Take full advantage of fresh strawberries while they’re in season with this Strawberry Mango Avocado Salad.  The buttery texture of avocado, sweet, sharp mango and red, ripe strawberries tossed with a light, fresh citrus vinaigrette...

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Honey Lime Vinaigrette – Summer Fresh

May 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Sweet and sour, tangy and tart. A fresh blast of citrus to make your seasonal salads sing. Honey Lime Vinaigrette tossed with your favorite fruit, accented with greens and nuts and paired with your favorite...

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Harvest Corn Chowder

April 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Comfort, and a heaping serving of vegetables, all in one bowl.  Harvest Corn Chowder takes all the best elements of a late summer harvest and makes a thick, wholesome soup. Perfect for rainy days, cool...

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Ham & Cheese Quick Bread

March 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Savory Easter treats for any day of the year, Ham & Cheese Quick Bread.  So easy anyone can bake it.  A fast breakfast on the go,  serve it with eggs for a snazzy brunch or...

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Exploring The Culture of Food

Real Food & Returning to The Inn At Bay Fortune – In Conversation with Chef Michael Smith

September 23, 2016 | 30 Comments

Many Canadians, and food lovers around the world, know Chef Michael Smith from his television shows on Food Network Canada; Chef Michael’s Kitchen, Chef at Home and Chef Abroad. We’ve...

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Sloane, A Fine Cup of Tea

May 1, 2016 | 1 Comments
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Potager Eardley, Our Local Kitchen Garden

September 5, 2015 | 6 Comments

It's Wine O'Clock!

A full, spicy South African red that finishes well, Robertson Winery’s Number One Constitution Road Shiraz 2014 takes us into BBQ season with a bang. Dry and smooth with a deep black cherry tone and...

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The Petite Rivière Vineyard is an unexpected vision of Bordeaux on a winding country road on Nova Scotia’s South Shore.  The stucco sided building with deep-set windows, poised to overlook the vines is surrounded by...

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