Pumpkin Pecan Coffee Cake

Do you have pumpkin overload yet? Our Saskatoon chef, David, whipped up this delicious coffee cake. Just another option for your left over Halloween pumpkin. Batter Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg…

Apple Cobbler

Apple Cobbler 430 grams apples, peeled & chopped 3 tablespoons (or to taste) stevia 2 cups almond flour 2 teaspoons cinnamon 1 tablespoon baking powder 9 large eggs 1 cup melted margarine or healthy oil of your choice. 1 teaspoon vanilla Pre-heat the oven to convection bake 350ºF. Add the stevia to the chopped apples…

Homemade Instant Noodles

Packing lunch everyday for work could get a bit repetitive after a while. We tried to get creative and made our own version of a homemade instant noodles recipe.   Ingredients 1-2 tablespoon bottled satay sauce Grated carrot Chopped pepper Chopped purple cabbage Sliced green snap peas Cooked noodles Chicken 2/3 cube organic, no sodium…

Skor Bar Brownies

½ cup liquid coconut oil ½ cup cocoa 1  cup brown sugar 2  eggs 2 teaspoon vanilla ½ cup flour ¼ teaspoon salt 1 cup chopped Skor bar Preheat oven to 335°F on convection bake. Mix all ingredients together and pour into greased 8 x 8 pan.  Bake for approximately 20 minutes. To avoid over…

Thai Pumpkin Soup

1 tablespoon canola oil 1 teaspoon salt 1 chopped onion 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger 1 crushed garlic clove 1 chopped carrot 4 tablespoon red curry paste 6 cups chopped pumpkin 6 cups water or chicken stock 1 can coconut milk Sauté canola oil, salt, onion, ginger, garlic, carrot, red curry paste and pumpkin for…

Easy Cinnamon Puffs Recipe

Courtesy of The Wolf Gourmet Kitchen Ingredients: Yield 24 mini muffins 1½ cup all purpose flour ¾ cup white sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon nutmeg 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 large egg ½ cup milk 2 teaspoons vanilla 5 tablespoons melted butter Preheat oven to 345°F on convection bake. Sift together…

Turkey Tips

  You will want to count on approximately 1-1.5 pounds of raw turkey per person so a 20-pound turkey should feed 10-15 people. This should leave some for the all-important leftovers. To thaw a frozen turkey safely you should place in the fridge and allow it to thaw slowly. A 20-pound turkey will take at…

Chef Lawntz’s Rhubarb Muffins

2 cups whole wheat flour 1 cup brown sugar ½ teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon cinnamon ½ teaspoon nutmeg 1 cup sour cream 2  eggs ½ teaspoon vanilla 1 cup rhubarb, stewed ½ cup apple juice or milk Pre-heat oven to convection bake at 340F. In a bowl, mix flour, brown sugar,…

Candy Apple Scones

2 cups flour ½ cup sugar 2½ teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon cinnamon, ground ½ cup butter, frozen ½ cup whipping cream 1 large egg 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 whole fresh apples, diced medium ¼ cup brown sugar 2 tablespoons butter 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 teaspoons cinnamon, ground Pre-heat oven…

Chef David’s Old-Fashioned Burger Patties

3 pounds lean ground beef 1 egg, large ¼ cup panko bread crumbs 4 tablespoons onion powder 2 tablespoons garlic powder 1 tablespoon paprika 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 tablespoon tabasco sauce Salt & pepper to taste, added while grilling Preheat barbecue grill to medium heat. Apply a small amount of cooking spray immediately before…

Tapenade Chicken Salad

1 chicken breast cut into 4 strips 4 slices prosciutto ham 5 wedges of orange 1 red hot house tomato, sliced 1 cup assorted baby greens Sea salt and pepper to taste Mustard Walnut Dressing (Make ahead): 1 garlic clove 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard 1/3 cup balsamic vinegar ½ cup walnut oil 1 tablespoon pure…

Spanakopita

½ white onion, diced 4 tablespoons sunflower oil 2 ounces spinach, wilted & chopped 1 cup basmati rice 1¾ cups water 3 eggs, large ¼ cup crumbled feta cheese Salt & pepper, to taste 16 sheets phyllo dough 4 tablespoons butter, melted Preheat oven to 350F on convection bake. In heavy saucepan with fitted lid,…