Buying Local

HOW TO BRINE CHICKEN

HOW TO BRINE CHICKEN

Rubs, marinades, glazes and now brining – all great ways to add flavour to chicken.   Here are the basics of brining plus a Smokey Maple Brine for a whole…Read more
100 Bottles Of Spice On The Wall!

100 Bottles Of Spice On The Wall!

By Andrea West In many parts of the world fresh herbs and spices are available year round from street vendors and merchants. Here at home it's harder to find fresh so…Read more
5 FAVOURITE CHICKEN APPETIZERS

5 FAVOURITE CHICKEN APPETIZERS

Hosting a holiday get-together? Or perhaps you need something delicious and different to take to a festive potluck?  We've pulled together five of our favourite chicken appetizers to add some…Read more
4 EASTER MEAL IDEAS

4 EASTER MEAL IDEAS

Easter can be a time for traditional meals, or a time to think a little bit outside the box.  For the traditionalist, roast chicken is simple and delicious.  For this…Read more
Turkey or Chicken?

Turkey or Chicken?

What’s your poultry preference for Thanksgiving?  We debated that question in my house earlier this week.  Turkey is traditional but we’re a small group this year and 15 lbs of…Read more
NEW SEASON OF GREAT TASTES

NEW SEASON OF GREAT TASTES

Cooler temps, shorter days, back to school, busier lives - must be time for a new season of Manitoba's favourite cooking show, Great Tastes of Manitoba.  The 27th season starts…Read more
GET GRILLIN’

GET GRILLIN’

Warmer weather, long weekends and chicken on the grill - it must be May in Manitoba.  If you're just getting reacquainted with your barbecue, here are some tips to make…Read more
A WORLD OF FLAVOUR AT DINO’S

A WORLD OF FLAVOUR AT DINO’S

By Andrea West Every now and then, I find a specialty food store that carries such a wide variety of ethnic food choices; it simply doesn’t fall into any one…Read more
JOIN US AT THE WELLNESS EXPO

JOIN US AT THE WELLNESS EXPO

The Winnipeg Wellness Expo is on this weekend on the main floor of the RBC Convention Centre.  We'd love to see you there so click on the button to get…Read more