Category Archives: Summertime

Grilled Salmon with Yogurt Lemon Caper Sauce

      Salmon, packed with omega-3’s and a good source of protein, along with other meaty filets like swordfish and mahi-mahi, are fantastic when infused with the flavourful char of a grill. It’s a great option when looking for a healthy protein to toss on the grates. This recipe is based on a version of poached…

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Summer Staples: Tortellini Pasta Salad

During the summer I consume my fair share of pasta salad. Whether I’m making one for a quick, no-hassle lunch or serving it alongside grilled chicken and corn on the cob for dinner on the patio, pasta salad seems to make it’s way to my table over and over again throughout the season.   Pasta…

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Attention Grill Masters: Sous Vide Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

While you can cook a variety of food sous vide, it is truly a great tool for both steak and grilling enthusiasts. Most grill-masters want to boast perfectly done meat. While that sounds nice, it’s easier said than done. With the Hamilton Beach Professional Sous Vide and 6 QT Slow Cooker you can cook food…

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Raspberry Watermelon Smoothie

Pretty in pink – that’s one way to describe this refreshing summer smoothie. If you have watermelon leftover from your last backyard barbecue and plenty of ripe berries, you can put this smoothie together in no time.   Add vanilla greek yogurt, watermelon, raspberries, mint leaves, and ice to your blender jar. Cover, PULSE a…

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