Winter

Bangers and Mash: Sausages with Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes and an Onion Mustard Gravy

Bangers and Mash

Simple, satisfying comfort food. Sausages and Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes with an Onion and Mustard Gravy. Ready in about 30 minutes!

Dad's Christmas Shortbread Cookies

Dad’s Christmas Shortbread Cookies

These are traditional British-style shortbread cookies, decorated for Christmas with quartered red or green glace cherries, red or green sprinkles or a walnut piece or blanched, slivered almond.

Warm Roasted Tomato, Onion and Feta Salad

Warm Roasted Tomato, Onion and Feta Salad

This is a lovely way to enjoy tomatoes in the winter time, when they are not at their best eaten raw. Roasting them brings out that lovely tomato flavour we crave. Combined with roasted onions and feta, this is an excellent warm salad side or perfect for the buffet table as it is excellent warm or at room temperature.

Paprika Spiced Cauliflower Soup | Seasons and Suppers

Paprika Spiced Cauliflower Soup

A traditional Hungarian paprika-spiced cauliflower soup (Karfiolleves), that is quick and easy, as well as tasty with just the right amount of heat to warm you up on a cold winter day.

Christmas Eve Honey Bread

Christmas Eve Honey Bread

A Bulgarian traditional bread, decorated with wheat, fruit and flowers to symbolize abundance, fertility and prosperity and served with on Christmas Eve. I’m not Bulgarian, but I adopted this tradition to share with my family this year.

Upside Down Maple Apple Cake

Upside-Down Maple Apple Cake

A delicious and easy apple and maple syrup cake that is baked upside-down. The maple syrup soaks into the cake and tastes just like a stack of warm apple pancakes!