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Turkish Chicken Skewers - Food Gypsy

Turkish Chicken Skewers – Party Perfect

December 30, 2015 | 5 Comments

Turkish Chicken Skewers are one of those great make-ahead party foods that make so much sense when you’re entertaining.  Marinate your chicken overnight then cook the morning of or even two days ahead, then just reheat...

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3 Great Party Dips for Easy Entertaining

December 28, 2015 | 12 Comments

If you haven’t planned for New Years Eve you’d better act fast!  This year we’re not waiting for midnight before we shift our food habits, we’re going to ring in the new year thinking lean...

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Crispy Asian Noodle Salad, lead - Food Gypsy

Crispy Asian Noodle Salad

July 28, 2015 | 9 Comments

Beat the heat with something cold, crunchy and satisfying.  Whip up a big bowl of Crispy Asian Noodle Salad, toss a little protein at the grill and that, my friends, is dinner. A touch of...

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Tandoori Chicken Wings - Food Gypsy

Tandoori Chicken Wings with Smokey Riata

December 30, 2014 | 1 Comments

As party food goes, nothing beats a spicy chicken wing, whether it’s game day or a night of fun with friends.  Let’s toss a little Bollywood at your wing night with Tandoori Chicken Wings and...

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Dulce De Leche Blondies, main - Food Gypsy

Dulce de Leche Brown Butter Blondies

December 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

Rich caramel flavour made all the more intense with the nutty sweetness of brown butter for a decedent delight, Dulce de Leche Brown Butter Blondies. It’s party time.  As one year ends we gather together...

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Pie in a Jar, Three Ways - Food Gypsy

Pie in a Jar – Three Ways

January 7, 2014 | 4 Comments

Three simple ideas for individual pies, fresh from the freezer, anytime.  Perfect for a picnic or outdoor entertaining, Pie in a Jar is my favorite do-it-yourself idea for rustic weddings and outdoor parties.  Don’t stop...

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CTV Morning Live with Jeff Hopper, Me & Chef B - Food Gypsy

Chef B’s Gourmet Chorizo Pogos

December 31, 2013 | 5 Comments

During yesterday’s visit to CTV’s Ottawa Morning Live, our resident chef, Benoit Gelinotte (Chef B) demoed one of his top party food bites from his kitchen at Culinary Conspiracy, the Chorizo Pogo.  Due to popular...

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