Tag: fruits

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

Aug 10, 2016

All About Nectarine

Is there anymore more summer than biting into a deliciously ripe nectarine? We’re featuring the yummy juicy nectarine as our…

Mar 22, 2016

Citrus, little burst of sunshine

Citrus Fruits

Citrus fruits are most commonly available and at their tastiest through the winter months. And there are so many varieties…

Nov 16, 2015

Our favourite pomegranate recipes!

Pomegranate Spanikopita

We love pomegranates! Besides being super fun to eat, they’re deliciously good for you. When the cold starts to kick…

Nov 9, 2015

All about cabbage!

kohlrabi slaw

Here at Half Your Plate, we believe that cabbage is one of those under loved and misunderstood veggies! This month…

Nov 3, 2015

All about plums!

Plum Galette

Plums are delicious, versatile and our fruit of the month for November.  They pair fantastically with allspice, cinnamon, cloves or…

Oct 15, 2015

All about Butternut Squash!

Carrot and Squash Ginger Soup

As the weather drops and the leaves change colour we look to more comforting fruits and veggies to keep us…

Oct 7, 2015

Thanksgiving sides to fill half your plate!

Roast Beet Salad with Orange and Feta

‘Tis the season to give thanks! It can be tough to make healthier choices during the business of holiday preparations.…

Oct 2, 2015

An Apple a Day!

Carrot and Apple Pancakes

Apples are our fruit of the month not only because they’re delicious and healthy – they’re in season! Who doesn’t…

Sep 6, 2015

Double Apple Cake

Double Apple Cake

Serve this snacking cake as dessert or pack it in lunches for kids and adults alike for an afternoon snack. Using applesauce and fresh chopped apples helps keep this cake moist and addictive.

Sep 2, 2015

Blueberry Filled Scones

Blueberry filled scones

They may look heavy and similar to hockey pucks but once you bite into these scones you will quickly realize they are surprise inside and out! Light and fluffy with a fruity blueberry filling.

Jul 30, 2015

Roast ‘em up! Our favourite grilling recipes

Greek Potatoe Foils

Summer is the best time of year to crack open the grill and roast up your favourite proteins and veggies!…

Jul 23, 2015

Tips for ripening fruits

never ripen

by Chef Michael Smith We’ve all experienced the difference between a disappointingly crunchy, bland melon and a luscious, flavourful one.…

Jun 18, 2015

Today is National Picnic Day!

kohlrabi slaw

In celebration of National Picnic Day, we’ve gathered our favorite picnic inspired recipes. Whether you’re out for a hike or…

Jun 9, 2015

All About Cherries


One of our favourite things to do is shop in season which is why this month we’re going to be…

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