Tag: Desserts

Jun 19, 2019

Pickled Pears

Pickled pears are such a perfect treat! They’re easy to make and impressive to serve. A great dessert idea.

Aug 21, 2018

Watermelon Ice Cream Bars

Decadent and delicious, these ice cream bars are sweetened with watermelon juice and honey. Like all ice cream, these bars need to be served and consumed immediately. Enjoy this sweet and creamy treat any time of the year!

Jul 4, 2018

Watermelon Chia Parfaits

Watermelon Chia Parfait

This fully customizable parfait can be topped with your favorite fruits, nuts or seeds! The chia and watermelon make a jam-like layer that complement the creaminess of yogurt. Filled with protein and healthy fats from chia, try this parfait for breakfast or mid-afternoon snack for lasting energy boost!

Aug 24, 2017

Watermelon Crunch Smoothie Bowl

Watermelon Crunch Smoothie Bowl

Here is a fun, fresh way to get your nutrients, while exciting your tastebuds. It’s a great breakfast, but also a wonderful lunch or even dessert or snack. Served in a watermelon shell, this smoothie bowl supplies more than a third of your day’s need for folate, more than twice your day’s requirement for vitamin C, and lots of folate, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, and lycopene. And, the beauty of smoothie bowls is that they’re completely customizable to your tastes! We use almonds, but your toppings could include hemp, walnuts, chia or even sprouted watermelon seeds!

Jul 9, 2017

Island Fruit Salad

Island Fruit Salad

This refreshing fruit salad is sinfully delicious. It is a great snack or even a tasty dessert, and supplies hefty amounts of nutrients, such as vitamin C, folate, calcium, and magnesium. Canned mandarin oranges can be used in place of the fresh orange.

Nov 13, 2016

Blueberry Raspberry Focaccia

blueberry raspberry focaccia

With each bite there is a burst of berries. A new twist on focaccia to enjoy a bit of sweet after dinner or as part of breakfast or brunch. Change up the berries as the seasons change.

Nov 1, 2016

Pomegranate Jewelled Chocolate Coconut Tart

Pomegranate tart by Emily Richards

You can make this up to 3 days ahead but I don’t recommend it, as it won’t last in the fridge that long! Serve it with a dollop of whipped cream and a dusting of cocoa powder to finish each piece.

Oct 1, 2016

Lemon Plum Compote

Lemon Plum Compote by Emily Richards

This compote is delicious served with your favourite roast pork or chicken. It also has just enough sweetness to enjoy on its own with aged cheddar on your next cheese platter.

Aug 19, 2016

Pear Smoothie

A healthy smooth and creamy pear smoothie with lovely hints of cinnamon and vanilla. The perfect way to enjoy this late summer fruit and a great way to start your day!

Aug 10, 2016

Grilled Fruit Salad

Grilling fruit brings out their natural sweetness. This fresh and fun fruit salad also has the added deliciousness of a natural fruit sauce, so it can take you from breakfast to dessert

Apr 20, 2016

Raspberry Rhubarb Granola Crisp

Raspberry Rhubarb Granola Crisp

Written by Chef Michael Smith 2016 Rhubarb is more than a vegetable; it’s a sign of hope. Its arrival every…

Apr 4, 2016

Ice Wine Cantaloupe Cake

Ice Wine Cantaloupe Cake

This special cake has such delicacy in flavour but is the perfect celebration cake for any occasion. The sweet ice wine adds and heightens the perfume of fresh cantaloupe. The added almond flavour only makes is a perfect marriage of taste in each bite.

Sep 29, 2015

Spiced Apple Granita

Apple Granita

Need a refreshing cold apple? Try this twist on granita with apple cider and apples. Spiced with hints of fall, this will make a delicious end to your harvest meal or enjoy it as a palate cleanser for a big meal. Want to spark up your party-pour some sparkling wine over top of the granita and serve in a glass.

Aug 3, 2015

Zucchini Waffles with Fresh Berries

Zucchini Waffles

Crisp fluffy waffles with the addition of zucchini add a touch of colour and are a great backdrop for fresh berries. Fruit and vegetables have a wonderful marriage in this family favourite recipe.

May 13, 2015

Simple Fruit Salad

Fruit Salad
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