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Strawberry & Kale Salad Recipe with Feta Cheese

Apr 9, 2014
Strawberry & Kale Salad Recipe with Feta Cheese | cookincanuck.com

This is a kale salad that you will not be able to stop eating. Sweet strawberries and creamy feta cheese add flavor in all the right ways. It was inevitable. The slivered almonds were perfect for this salad. I set them in the pan to toast and then turned to chop the kale and strawberries. [...]

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Mini Brie & Pear Appetizer Quesadillas Recipe

Dec 23, 2013
Mini Brie & Pear Appetizer Quesadillas Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These mini quesadillas with melted Brie cheese, pear, cranberries and hazelnuts make the perfect bite-sized appetizer at only 57 calories apiece. As much as I love a good cookie at Christmastime, it’s really about the Brie. In fact, it’s a little too much about the Brie sometimes (says my jeans, not my heart). It was [...]

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Strawberry, Pistachio, Feta Cheese & Basil Salad Recipe

May 10, 2013
Strawberry, Pistachio, Feta Cheese & Basil Salad Recipe | cookincanuck.com

While this green salad is everything that a salad should be – fresh, tasty, healthy and wholly satisfying – there is one thing it is not. Rocket science. In fact, this salad was made from a good, old-fashioned rummage through our fridge and pantry. As much as I’d like to take credit for the pairing [...]

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Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe with Brie, Pear & Hazelnuts

Nov 5, 2012
Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe with Brie, Pear & Hazelnuts by Cookin' Canuck

There’s nothing quite as comforting as a grilled cheese sandwich on a cold day. This vegetarian version pairs gooey, melted Brie cheese with sweet pears, toasted hazelnuts and arugula. Whenever I make a grilled cheese sandwich, I get a sudden craving for a bowl of soup, preferably tomato. This certainly is born straight from the [...]

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Gorgonzola Cheese Cups with Pear & Hazelnut Green Salad Recipe

Sep 20, 2012
Gorgonzola Cheese Cups with Pear & Hazelnut Green Salad Recipe

I’m bringing these fun Gorgonzola Cheese Cups filled with a Pear and Hazelnut Green Salad to a surprise virtual baby shower. There’s nothing more exciting than the imminent arrival of a new baby. When that baby is coming to someone as sweet as Jen of My Kitchen Addiction and her husband, that calls for a [...]

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Low Fat Granola Bars with Mango, Hazelnut & Ginger Recipe

Jul 16, 2012
Low Fat Granola Bars with Mango, Hazelnut & Ginger Recipe

My mum learned early on to carry crackers with her wherever she went. Really, it was an act of self-preservation. My dad and I suffered from a condition called non-glucose-grumpus. Yeah, no food…low blood sugar…GRUMPY! Out came the crackers – preferably the cellophane-wrapped double packs of saltines. It was enough to calm Sir Grump-a-lot and [...]

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Quick Ravioli Recipe with Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Arugula & Hazelnuts {Giveaway}

Apr 11, 2012
Quick Ravioli Recipe with Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Arugula & Hazelnuts | cookincanuck.com

  At the mere mention of spring, my husband pulls on shorts and my kids start asking when the outdoor swimming pools are going to open. The mercury in the thermometer is creeping up (well…actually, the numbers on the digital weather station in the kitchen are increasing…modern day stuff, you know) and despite the snow [...]

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Nutella & Sea Salt Stuffed Sugar Cookie Recipe

Dec 13, 2011
Nutella & Sea Salt Stuffed Sugar Cookie Recipe | cookincanuck.com #cookies #Nutella

After making the first batch of Chocolate Nutella Fudge with Sea Salt last year, my family (kids, grandparents and brother-in-law included) immediately determined it was a must-have for each Christmas, to be served alongside my husband’s great-grandmother’s spritz butter cookies and my dad’s killer ginger cookies. Yeah, okay…twist my arm. That fudge set off a [...]

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Peach Crumb Bars with Hazelnut Streusel Recipe

Sep 16, 2011
Peach Crumb Bars with Hazelnut Streusel Recipe

Today is a special day. My eldest son turns 10 and these peach crumb bars are for him. Yesterday we were talking about how “10″ is an auspicious year – after all, he can say he’s been alive for a decade. When I reminded him that yesterday was the last time his age was ever [...]

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