Posts Tagged ‘oregano’

Homemade ‘Herbes De Provence’ a la California, Fresh from your garden

Thursday, January 28th, 2010

‘Herbes de Provence’ a la California
This specialty ‘Herbes de Provence’ a la California mixture is especially versatile for a ‘California’ flavour to all your dishes, from soups to savory dishes. You can use it on fish, poultry and meats, with your vegetables, casseroles….virtually any dish you wish to spice up reminiscent of a little [...]

‘Herbes de Provence’ — Classic Spice-mix Recipes

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

‘Herbes de Provence’ is used in most French cooking to season chicken, meats, fish, soups and vegetables. It generally combines oregano, rosemary, thyme, savory, marjoram and French Lavender. Several variations of this classic herb mixture have developed over the years, with two favourites listed here.
Both of these delightful recipe-combinations utilize your pesticide-free home-grown herbs beautifully…For [...]

No Fuss Spicy Chickpea Snack

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

No Fuss Spicy Chickpea Snack—This is another very tasty recipe for an easy healthy homemade snack. No additives or chemicals, all natural! Make more than the recipe (eaily doubles), as the 2 cups that this recipe makes will quickly disappear.
(for more cost cutting entertaining ideas, Deli dishes such as Calamari Salad, Creamy Crab Salad, [...]

How to make Delicious Deli Dishes–Calamari Salad

Friday, December 19th, 2008

During this holiday season, it is always advisable to have several entertaining salads on hand for both quick entertaining and for a quick snack for visiting freinds and family. Included in this blog are several favourite deli-prepared recipes that you can make ahead at home. This Calamari Salad favourite is for those of you who [...]

Easy to Make Deli Vinaigrette Crab Salad

Friday, December 19th, 2008

This is another popular deli recipe, especially around the holiday season. Make up lots to have on hand for drop in family and friends, and for your own enjoyment as a quick snack or side for dinner.(for more Deli dishes such as Calamari Salad, Creamy Crab Salad, Colorful Corn Salad, Loblaws Baby Corn Salad, Spicy [...]

How To Make Your Own Inexpensive Taco Seasoning Mix

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008

This is a very simple and inexpensive recipe to make your own Taco Seasoning Mix. You can either duplicate the recipe and make up a few packages at a time, or just make the single-use package with these ingredients to make 1 package or approximately 2 Tablespoons of seasoning.  (For more herbal recipes for spice/pepper/herb mixes, herbal recipes [...]

Homemade Mixes Suitable for Gift Giving

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

These homemade bulk blends make lovely holiday gifts. And they are also appropriate for garden or herb club refreshments, for they are so easy to prepare for a large crowd. For gift giving, package instant beverage mixes in holiday tins or plastic-lined decorative cloth sacks tied closed with a cinnamon stick-adorned ribbon. Include instructions for [...]