The Cookbooks Chefs Love

Which cookbooks inspire a chef? by Mary Bailey Which cookbooks do chefs deem to be essential in the kitchen? What books were important to their careers? What do they do with cookbooks they love and what are they reading right now? Several of Edmonton’s best chef shared their favourite cookbooks and recipes inspired by them. …

The Great Pumpkin

Recipe feature Pumpkin lends a earthy and sweet flavour to brittle, hummus, soups and dessert. Just be sure to buy an eating pumpkin (or squash) not a carving pumpkin. Pumpkin Seed Brittle This is a favourite of Tam Anderson at Prairie Gardens. Recipe by Matthew Cetta. 1⅓ c sugar ¼ c light corn syrup 2½ …

Hola Mexico!

The sunny flavours of Mexico are ideal for a backyard barbecue on a summery Alberta evening. Start with seafood ceviche and braised pork tacos, then continue with grilled beef in adobo, corn, grilled salmon. Finish with grilled fruit and a boozy popsicle.