Barrique Kitchen Offers Well Rehearsed Flavours!

Barrique Kitchen Offers Well Rehearsed F...

Barrique Kitchen Offers Well Rehearsed Flavours! The fourth visit back at the Barrique Kitchen & Wine Bar at the 5 Corners here in White Rock. We were promptly seated and were waiting for our friends to arrive had time for tasty cocktails with house castelvetrano olive bowl along with some delicious white bean dip. Our friends arrived and we shared the foie gras toast and truffle tots which set the stage for more.  Duck A L’Orange was still on the menu and I suggested that to my friend. A most pleasing meal that was the perfect portion and balance of flavours....
Roasted Lemon Chicken with Dirty Rice.

Roasted Lemon Chicken with Dirty Rice.

Roasted Lemon Chicken with Dirty Rice. Start by marinating a whole fryer chicken in lemon juice and peels placed into a zip bag. I use about 3 lemons which I first zest keeping the scrapings in a bowl. Quarter the lemons, place the chicken into the bag and squeeze the pulp and juices into and over the bird. Shove a few of the squeezed wedges into the cavity and under the breast neck skin.  Let rest for a least 4 hours or 6 if there’s time, turning the bag each hour to revive the marinade. Remove after marinating and place onto a roast pan. Season the skin with salt...
Pig Tails thekitchenman Way.

Pig Tails thekitchenman Way.

Pig Tails thekitchenman way from scratch. To some these pig tails are a culinary masterpiece and would  Appetite, craving for food, is a constant and powerful stimulator of the gastric glands Ivan Pavlov from just looking. Others, probably would be hiding their utter disbelieve that some would actually eat one. Hey, I put the sewer in connoisseur and am proud of it. I am thekitchenman.           The question is, could you eat the rear end of a pig? If you answered no! Than I suggest you leave the page now. On the other hand if you answered why...
Heirloom Tomatoes from Baker Breeze Farms

Heirloom Tomatoes from Baker Breeze Farm...

        Heirloom Tomatoes from Baker Breeze Farms. The warm sunny spring weather has jump started the green house grown heirloom tomatoes this year. Looking forward to put-up a good crop of some salsa, ketchup, pizza and pasta sauces. Old strain seeds and grown in in perfect tomato conditions. The Baker Breeze Garlic and fresh Basil is ready to be part of my next recipe. Let the bounty begin.
Wild Leek Pesto Penne

Wild Leek Pesto Penne

Ramp up your Pasta or Salads. This culinary wild leek is making good dishes taste better. It’s what all the top chefs are twittering about. I will check out some sources as I travel to the northern regions of Vancouver island. I just talked to a friend grower who is going through the stages of a long wet winter. Start up is ongoing. have seen it here from the west coast but very limited supply. I will check out some sources as I travel to the northern reguions of Vancouver island. Because of its short supply and high demand, this flavourful ingredient has sky...