Flavours of Fall

Apple Rum Raisin Cake - Food Gypsy

Heavenly Apple Rum Raisin Cake

November 30, 2015 | 6 Comments

Rich and hearty, Apple Rum Raisin Cake includes some of my favorite flavours of the season.  Apples, warm spice, sweet raisins and… rum.  Nothing says winter baking quite like a dram or two of rum. I...

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Bacon Cheddar Cornbread Muffins - Food Gypsy

Bacon Cheddar Cornbread Muffins

October 26, 2015 | 3 Comments

A savory cornbread recipe loaded with cheese, bacon, onions and kick of heat.  This easy to make Bacon Cheddar Cornbread Muffin recipe works on so many levels. Fall welcomes so many flavours back to the...

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Foie Gras Roasted Chicken, lead - Food Gypsy

Foie Gras Roasted Chicken

October 9, 2015 | 4 Comments

Thanksgiving weekend is upon us and for many that means a big turkey dinner with all the traditional sides that Grandma used to make, but what if you’re tired of turkey?  What if you’ve seen...

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Buttermilk Plum Küchen

October 5, 2015 | 11 Comments

This weekend we celebrate Thanksgiving in Canada.  What can I say, we crazy bunch of Canucks like to get a jump on the holidays!  So this week we’re featuring a few ideas for your grateful...

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Lamb Sandwich with Harissa & Saffron Aioli

September 21, 2015 | 5 Comments

Lovingly rubbed, roasted and ever so thinly sliced this Lamb Sandwich with Harissa & Saffron Aioli is packed with warm, fall flavour.  Pretty snazzy for a sandwich! I love the change of seasons, watching white turn...

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Warm flavour for cold, wet days.  Roasted Pumpkin Apple & Onion on Mixed Kale, part of our Simple Sides series.  Thank God for simple, what would we do without simple in the kitchen? After a...

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Mulled Apple Cider - Food Gypsy

Mulled Apple Cider, Ways To Warm You

October 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nothing goes with a fine fall day and the smell of smoke in the air quite like mulled apple cider.  There is something essential and soothing in its warm, spiced scent that reaches right down...

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Sweet Carrot Coconut Soup - Food Gypsy

Sweet Carrot Coconut Soup

September 12, 2014 | 6 Comments

One last kick at the proverbial can with a warm you to the bone plant-pure, sweet meets savory number Sweet Carrot Coconut Soup as we wrap up Soup Week on Food Gypsy. Soup is good food....

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Roasted Turkey New Potato Soup - Food Gypsy

Roasted Turkey New Potato Soup

September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, but why wait when you can have ‘Thanksgiving in a Bowl’ with Roasted Turkey New Potato Soup?!  Soup Week continues on Food Gypsy. Making a the ‘soup du jour’...

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Apple Butter - Food Gypsy

Apple Butter

June 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

Apple butter is one of those condiments we love to have in the fridge.  So versatile and easy, I usually boil off a big batch in the fall during apple season but this week I...

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Pulled Cider Pork & sides - Food Gypsy

Cider Braised Pulled Pork – A Winter’s Feast

December 13, 2013 | 4 Comments

Take a couple of bottles of good, full bodied apple cider, a pork picnic shoulder, a good spice rub and a few hours in the oven and you’ve got juicy, tender Cider Braised Pulled Pork....

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Goulash, Gypsy Comfort Food - Food Gypsy

Goulash – Gypsy Comfort Food

October 21, 2013 | 3 Comments

Exploring my Roma roots with some good Gypsy comfort food, hearty Romanian Style Goulash.  A rich beef and tomato stew heavy with Paprika, it’s slow food to warm your soul as nights get longer and...

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