Smoked Cabbage

Smoked Cabbage

(Makes 6 to 8 servings)   1 medium-large head of cabbage 2 tablespoons (30 ml) butter Dash salt Dash pepper   Peel away and discard the outer leaves of the cabbage. Make a slice across the bottom of the cabbage in order to create a flat surface. Cut off any...
Smoked Pork Belly Burnt Ends

Smoked Pork Belly Burnt Ends

(Makes 4 to 6 servings)   1 3 to 4 pound pork belly   Rub: 6 tablespoons (90 ml) brown sugar 1 1/2 tablespoons (22.5 ml) salt 1 1/2 teaspoons (7.5 ml) dried rosemary leaves 1 1/2 teaspoons (7.5 ml) smoked paprika 1 1/2 teaspoons (7.5 ml) garlic powder 1...
Home-Cured Corned Beef

Home-Cured Corned Beef

(Makes 6 servings)   4 pounds (8.8 kg) beef brisket 12 cups (3 L) water 4 cups (1 L) apple juice 1 1/2 cups (375 ml) sea salt 1/2 cup (125 ml) brown sugar 3 teaspoons (15 ml) curing salt or pink curing salt 3 tablespoon (45 ml) pickling spice Combine the water,...
Crustless Cheese and Ham Quiche

Crustless Cheese and Ham Quiche

(Makes 6 servings)   1/2 cup (125 mL) shredded mozzarella cheese 1/2 cup (125 mL) shredded medium cheddar cheese 8 ounces (227 g) smoked Black Forest ham, diced 2 tablespoons (30 mL) grated Gruyere cheese 1 teaspoon (5 mL) dried or fresh chives 1/4 teaspoon (1.25...
Grilled Pound Cake with Oranges and Chocolate

Grilled Pound Cake with Oranges and Chocolate

(Makes 4 servings)   4 slices frozen pound cake, 1-inch thick ¼ cup orange juice ½ cup mascarpone cheese 2 tablespoons icing sugar 2 tablespoons butter, softened 1 small can mandarin oranges, drained chocolate syrup   Place the slices of pound cake side by...
Chicken Wonton Appetizers

Chicken Wonton Appetizers

(Makes 48)   Ingredients: 1 tablespoon (15 mL) sesame oil 1 egg 2 teaspoons (10 mL) salt 4 teaspoons (20 mL) finely chopped fresh ginger 1/4 cup (60 mL) finely chopped water chestnuts 1/2 teaspoon (2.5 mL) sugar 1/2 teaspoon (2.5 mL) white pepper 1 tablespoon (15...