Food For Thought

Carolina Mustard Sauce Recipe

Whip up a batch of this goodness for all of your chicken, pork, and saucy needs. It’s especially good on a pulled pork sandwich, just sayin’.

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Japanese Grilled Rice Balls Recipe

Japanese Grilled Rice Balls
Japanese grilling isn’t only about kung fu and grilled meat. No, no. There’s so much more to it than that: there are also balls. Apparently, grilled rice balls (also known as onigiri) should have exactly 258 grains of rice in ‘em. Since we don’t want to stress you out, and because we are generally quite lazy, we’re going to suggest you are a little more liberal with your balls.
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The Viking Burger Recipe

 Fill the bottom of your burger bun with yummy, crunchy cabbage, next, the frikadeller burger, then top with a healthy dollop of the dill sauce and some fresh dill

The Viking Burger: a construction of Danish awesomeness. Wherein, we craftily combine the power of the Danish meatball (frikadeller) with slithery, ‘pickly’ red cabbage…

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Simple Spiced Brisket Recipe

Slice that bad boy up and eat it.

“Ohhh, yeah. That’s a nice hunk o’ brisket you’ve got there.” See? That’ll be the reaction you’ll get when you christen your grill for the Spring and cook up some tender, flavourful, spiced brisket. Serve on its own, or on some nice soft buns (he he… we said “soft buns”) with a heaping scoop of coleslaw. Also, beer. You’ll definitely want a beer. Don’t necessarily count on your neighbourhood Giganto-grocery to have brisket in stock.  Better to call your local butcher. In Calgary there are lots of great butchers – try Master Meats if you’re near our North store. In Oakville, I’d head over to Florence Meats. Read more

Grilled Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa

Shove them tacos in your face and enjoy

You can’t go wrong with grilled fish tacos. Well, surely you could, but they’re pretty damn easy, so you should be good. These little buggers are so full of flavour you won’t know what hit you. They’re spicy, sweet, citrusy… all the things you could ever ask for in a fish taco, so you better get cookin’, friend, you’re gonna love them.   Read more

Grilled Tilapia with Crispy Kale and Tomatoes

Admire your fishy magnificence and enjoy.

Damn, tilapia, you tasty. Especially when you’re gently laid down on a bed of crispy, garlicky kale, and topped off with some citrusy tomatoes, creamy avocado, and crunchy red onion. Ohhh yeah. We could only love you more if you cooked us the meal yourself – but that would just be cruel, so we’ll settle for making it on our own. Read more