Roast Venison Loin With Blackberry Bordelaise


While there are many rustic recipes for preparing wild game, this recipe highlights the elegance of game meats. The combination of unfussy seasoning with a twist on a classic sauce allows the pure gaminess of the meat to come through. Makes 4 to 6 servings Bordelaise Sauce 1 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 shallots, coarsely […]

August 31, 2018

Venison Shank Stew


I’ve long been a fan of shanks of most any animal (pork, deer, lamb, beef etc) because it is one of the more unique tasting cuts. Even beef shanks are often described by pedestrian eaters as being “Gamey.” In most people’s minds, “gamey” tends to be a description that has a negative connotation, so, in […]

January 15, 2015

Alligator Sauce Piquante


If you haven’t had alligator, you’ve probably heard that it “tastes like chicken.” If you have, you’ve probably had it in fried nuggets. While a good piece of fried alligator is tasty, this is a versatile meat and can be used in many different preparations. Look for tail meat for this recipe. It’s widely available […]

February 10, 2013

Simply Delicious!


Evening all! I am pleased to say that I got a lot done at work and feel like I’ve made a little more progress than the rest of the week. Thanks for all your well wishes, they really mean a lot. The good news is that it’s FRIDAY tomorrow! I am so looking forward to […]

July 17, 2011

Chicken Pot Pie


After my race yesterday I was starving all day!! Running really takes it out of you. As soon as we got home we made lunch, even before I had showered! I made my new favourite lunch – two fried eggs with cheese on an English muffin. NOM! OMG it was delicious! Tim had two of […]

June 21, 2010

Overnight Oats At Last


Before I start gushing about Overnight Oats I have a confession……I failed to take ANY pictures last night! I am such a bad food blogger I know. When I got to Tim’s parents the food was ready to eat so everyone was diving in. I felt a bit silly standing there with my camera and […]

June 19, 2010