RSS Blog Feeds - Food Network Canada Vegetarian Recipes to Your Favourite Fast Foods <p>&#160;&#160; We're not going to sit here and tell you that fast food doesn't taste good and you should never crave it. That's just not true. Fast food is delicious. And fast (Go figure.) However, we want to help you</p> Souzan MichaelWed, 23 Apr 2014 19:20:49 GMTRoasted Mushroom Toasts from The Hot Plate <p> Embrace all varieties of fresh spring mushrooms with our Roasted Mushroom Toasts. The simplicity of this recipe allows the natural, earthy flavours of the mushrooms to shine through. Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 30 minutes Total Time: 40 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients: 1 lb (500</p> Souzan MichaelWed, 23 Apr 2014 19:22:00 GMTPopcorn Toppings for Rainy Day Game Nights <p> Who ever said April Showers were a bad thing? We’re taking advantage of those gloomy days when you don’t want to leave your cozy home with a good old fashioned games night with your besties. With a theme of</p> Souzan MichaelWed, 23 Apr 2014 13:58:40 GMTTop 10 Hollandaise Recipes <p>Making hollandaise sauce from scratch may seem like a daunting task, but it’s well worth the extra elbow grease. There are endless variations of this wonderfully rich and buttery topping, and plenty of ways to use it. Whether it's breakfast,</p> Jessica WittWed, 23 Apr 2014 15:43:40 GMTWhat Does Your Favourite Dip Say About You? <p> &#160; &#160; Over here at Food Network Canada, we're firm believers that a party without an assortment of dips, is simply not a party worth attending. If you've found your way to the miraculous dip table and are scanning your options, the one(s) you choose may be saying something about your party personality.&#160; &#160; Hum</p> Souzan MichaelTue, 22 Apr 2014 22:13:57 GMTChopped Canada Mystery Solved: How to Cook with Lavender <p>Whether it was the package of cupcakes to be used in the entree round, or the parmesan that popped up for dessert, Chopped Canada this week had no shortage of awkward items to be used. Out of all of the</p> Ania KrysaTue, 22 Apr 2014 22:04:30 GMTTop Chef Canada: 8 Quick Questions with Guest Judge Hugh Acheson <p>Hugh Acheson (pictured left) is renown as a Southern chef with acclaimed restaurants in Athens and Atlanta, Georgia but he was born and raised in the True North Ottawa to be exact.He's also been a judge on Top Chef south</p> Ania KrysaTue, 22 Apr 2014 18:53:53 GMTCleansing Guide: How to Detox Safely this Spring <p>It’s finally Spring the weather is getting warmer, daffodils are starting to sprout, and trees are starting to bud. With the seasons changing, it’s the perfect time to detox the body and prep for warmer weather. During the winter months,</p> Jessica WittTue, 22 Apr 2014 20:28:51 GMTTop Chef Canada Episode 6 Recipe: Taking the Challenge Home <p> This week, I finally got the chance to meet Top Chef Canada’s Rich Francis. Doing a bit of traveling in Alberta, the chef came down to Calgary to join fellow Top Chef Canada chef Karine Moulin at</p> Ania KrysaTue, 22 Apr 2014 17:28:50 GMTAmazing Easter Recipes from Breakfast to Dessert <p>Want to step up your game this Easter and serve up dishes that will totally blow your guests away? Check out our suggestions Recipes from the video Poppy Seed Buckwheat Crepes Recipe Fresh Spring Veggie Pasta</p> Souzan MichaelThu, 17 Apr 2014 17:33:15 GMTYou Gotta Eat Here! at Home in Canada's Restaurants <p>The most rewarding part of my job is all the great people I get to meet. Wait it's the food. And also, all the great people I get to meet. I am so lucky to have developed terrific relationships with</p> Ania KrysaThu, 17 Apr 2014 17:37:11 GMT3 Ways to Use Leftover Eggs <p>Lots of fun activities come with Easter. There are the egg hunts we still beg our parents to set up for us, the chocolate filled baskets we request from our significant others, and the egg decorating parties we insist our</p> Jessica WittThu, 17 Apr 2014 14:44:19 GMT10 Awesome Passover Desserts <p> </p> Souzan MichaelThu, 17 Apr 2014 16:33:46 GMTLive Well With Parkinson's Inc. <p> Research has shown that for those living with Parkinson's Disease, taking medications used to treat PD (such as l dopa), in the absence of protein, can more effectively control symptoms of the disease. This means that simply by changing how</p> Souzan MichaelWed, 16 Apr 2014 17:23:27 GMTFresh Start: 13 Alternatives to Typical Potato Dishes <p> Mashed Potatoes Substitute potatoes for light and healthy cauliflower. recipe rosemary steak and cauliflower mash 11685 Potato Hash Fry up some celery root instead (but don't forget the bacon) recipe skate wing with celery root hash watercress and</p> Jessica WittThu, 17 Apr 2014 15:44:31 GMTStrawberry Cream Puffs for Easter <p> We can all agree that no holiday feast is complete without a great dessert. After indulging in a hearty meal, we’re often in need of a treat that satisfies our sweet tooth, but doesn’t put us over the edge.</p> Souzan MichaelWed, 16 Apr 2014 15:33:50 GMTZucchini Bread with Pecans from The Hot Plate <p> Zucchini Bread is the perfect high fibre treat because it can be enjoyed for breakfast, as a snack or light dessert. Bake up our recipe that can also be made in a gluten free variety.Prep Time 15 minutesCook Time</p> Souzan MichaelWed, 16 Apr 2014 14:12:40 GMTFennel and Black Olive Stuffed Leg of Lamb from The Hot Plate <p>&#160;&#160; Fennel and Black Olive Stuffed Leg of Lamb is the perfect dinner option for Easter dinner if you are serving a crowd. Get your butcher to butterfly a leg of lamb or buy a boneless, rolled leg of lamb</p> Souzan MichaelTue, 15 Apr 2014 18:11:49 GMT10 Healthy Foodie Instagram Accounts <p>Instagram is the ultimate tool for inspiration, especially when it comes to healthy eating and living. The app is constantly evolving and has ultimately taken over the photo sharing world improving and growing by the minute, it's easy to find yourself lost in the photo overload.</p> Souzan MichaelTue, 15 Apr 2014 18:57:22 GMTDIY Natural Cleaning Products <p>Don’t you just love that feeling when your home is clean, clutter is put away, trash is taken out, counters are wiped, and floors are swept, vacuumed and mopped? Having a clean home is not only good for your health</p> Jessica WittTue, 15 Apr 2014 16:13:13 GMT