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Greek Grilled Lamb Chops Recipe with Tomato, Cucumber & Kalamata Olive Salad

Jun 6, 2012
Greek Grilled Lamb Chops Recipe with Tomato, Cucumber & Kalamata Olive Salad

Yes, I realize it was just a few days ago that I posted Ten Vegetarian Recipes for the Grill and then a vegetarian pasta salad (with plenty of variations) just a couple of days later. I realize I’m swaying between extremes, like a bungi-jumper standing on a precipice, trying to decide if he’s completely nuts [...]

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Chicken Pinwheel Sandwich Recipe with Roasted Red Pepper, Kalamata Olives & Herb Yogurt

Feb 3, 2012
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“Mum, will you teach me to make that before I go to college?” asked my 10 year old son. I think it was potstickers. The frozen kind. Yes, I’m pretty sure we can master that over the next seven or eight years. A couple of days later, he was deep in thought and I asked, [...]

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Quinoa Salad with Chickpeas, Kalamata Olives & Mint Recipe

Jul 12, 2011
Quinoa Salad with Chickpeas, Kalamata Olives & Mint Recipe | cookincanuck.com

If you loaded the amount of quinoa our family eats in one year into a small boat, that vessel would sink to the bottom of the sea faster than you could say “healthy mini grain” five times fast. Quinoa (pronounced keen-wah) is actually healthy; I didn’t just make that up. It is a complete protein [...]

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White Bean Dip with Kalamata Olives & Mint Recipe

Apr 7, 2011
White Bean Dip with Kalamata Olives & Mint Recipe

Last week I reviewed each recipe that I made in my second year of blogging in preparation for writing Top Recipes of Year Two and a Giveaway (be sure to enter your name into the drawing for a gorgeous Shun knife). It quickly became apparent that my blog is sadly lacking in the dip and [...]

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Crockpot Chickpea Stew Recipe with Balsamic Caramelized Onions

Mar 15, 2011
Crockpot Chickpea Stew Recipe with Balsamic Caramelized Onions | cookincanuck.com

There are only so many workouts one can do to work off Irish Cream Cheesecake Brownies. After a couple of days of indulgence around here, it was time to break out the healthy recipes. The last time I pulled out my crockpot (slow cooker) for a vegetarian dish, I made a chickpea and tomato stew, [...]

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Greek Stuffed Zucchini with Rice, Kalamata Olives & Tomato Sauce Recipe

Aug 23, 2010
Greek Stuffed Zucchini with Kalamata Olives, Feta Cheese & Tomato Sauce Recipe

Just when you think it is safe to rifle through your vegetable garden, another massive zucchini makes its appearance. This prolific squash takes no prisoners. It is the bully of the vegetable garden, growing atop any delicate tomato or herb plant that dares to grow in its path. I am doing my best to keep [...]

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Grilled Zucchini Roll Recipe with Herbed Goat Cheese & Kalamata Olives

Jul 30, 2010
Grilled Zucchini Roll Recipe with Herbed Goat Cheese & Kalamata Olives | cookincanuck.com

These grilled zucchini rolls are filled with herbed goat cheese and kalamata. Quick, easy and the tastiest vegetarian appetizer! There are times when a recipe falls into place so beautifully that you think some greater force must be at work. It is as though a translucent vision of Julia Child, adorned with wings and a [...]

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