Zucchini Carrot Veggie Fritters

Zucchini Carrot Veggie Fritters

These Zucchini Carrot Veggie Fritters are a version of Latke Potato pancakes. Known by different name like Ukrainian deruny or Irish boxties are shallow-fried pancakes of grated or ground potato mixture, matzo meal or flour and a binding ingredient such as egg. They may be topped with a variety of condiments, ranging from the savory (such as sour cream or cottage cheese), to the sweet (such as mango chutney curry coconut yogurt), or they may be served plain. Some variations may be made with sweet potatoes or plantain. here I used cold smoked tuna with fried capers as an...
The CBC

The CBC

The CBC; I love a good wrap. Chicken, Bacon and Cheddar is a good combination and makes a most satisfying lunch or light dinner entrée. I’m  starting with some BBQ grilled creole seasoned chickens along wrapped with some double smoked apple wood bacon that was first crisped over the grill then wrapped in aged cheddar and then grilled to a golden brown perfection. This adds so much more flavour when you char the cheese. A few leaves of butter lettuce and some spinach tucked inside, drizzled with a mandarin orange honey dressing and wrapped up together in a fresh soft...
Insta-Pot Orange Lemon Chicken.

Insta-Pot Orange Lemon Chicken.

Insta-Pot Orange Lemon Chicken. Set 6-qt Instant Pot® to the high sauté setting. Add canola oil and chicken, breast side down, and cook until evenly golden brown, about 4-5 minutes. Using tongs, flip, and cook for an additional 4 minutes; set aside. Ingredients: Needed 2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 2 teaspoons dried thyme 1 1/2 teaspoons paprika 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1 teaspoon onion powder 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1 (4-pound) whole roasting chicken 1 lemon and 1 orange halved 2 tablespoons cooking oil 3 cups good bone chicken stock...
Ceviche Lettuce Wraps

Ceviche Lettuce Wraps

Ceviche Lettuce Wraps’ Ceviche is food dish that originated in Peru, typically made from fresh raw fish and shell fish cured in fresh citrus juices, most commonly a variety of  lemon or lime, pomegranate or mango juices and spiced with, different chili peppers or other seasonings, including chopped shallots, dill onions, salt, and coriander. Make your own flavours and enjoy the crispy goodness wrapped in some fresh organic bibb, radicchio or endive lettuce. Crisp Tacos make a nice platform to make a great snack.       Using a scallop shell and adding...
Roast Angus Beef Prime Rib

Roast Angus Beef Prime Rib

Roast Angus Beef Prime Rib. Here is the prime rib and Yorkshire pudding recipe that has been requested. Makes me hungry for a good feed. For the beef to qualify it has to be free of bruises, evenly marbled steer meat, dry aged for at least 29 days and a one inch thick fat cap is also required. Start by rubbing a spice mixture which contains equal amounts of kosher salt, garlic powder, beef base, ground black pepper, keens mustard powder and mild paprika. The spice rub is most important to making a tender roast. Massage this mixture all over the room temperature beef until...
The Caviar Bar King Fish.

The Caviar Bar King Fish.

The Caviar Bar; Chowder, Mussels, Oysters and Caviar.. When I was cooking at the Kettle of Fish on Pacific Ave; My cooking station was known as the Caviar bar. It was what the owner Glen Anderson and designer David Vance used for the overflow and small private dinning room. The bar was made from solid marble and beside a libations center it had a chowder steam pot and a wood/charcoal fired bbq. Caviar was sold by the ounce with frozen vodka. The chowder made to order which the customer picked the kind and the ingredients. I also bbq grilled just about anything from the...