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Freezing Asparagus for the Winter!

May 09, 2019
You can pickle or can asparagus for the winter, but I am much much too lazy for such things.  I'll freeze asparagus as it takes next to no effort. It's...

Sue's Fiddlehead or Asparagus Pasta

May 09, 2019
You have to love our customers.  They love food and cooking as much as I do, and they SHARE their recipes!! Here is Sue's fiddlehead pasta Sue’s Fiddlehead Pasta 2...

Asparagus Chevre Toast...an easy party pleaser

May 09, 2019
Grill your local asparagus as per my "Asparagus on the BBQ" recipe. Take one sliced ciabatta loaf from our bakery. Brush one side of the ciabatta with grape seed oil. ...

Asparagus on the BBQ

May 09, 2019
The only way I will eat asparagus is on the BBQ.  We make this dish at least 3 times a week during asparagus season. Heat your grill to high, then...

Erin's pasta sauce with frozen tomatoes.

May 09, 2019
This is how I make up my pasta in the winter.  Its fresh taste brings a blast of summer memories back. An hour or two before supper get 6 tomatoes...

Lobster Mushrooms, wild harvested right here in MB!

We just a received a shipment of Wild harvested Lobster Mushrooms.  What a treat. There are a million recipes, but here are the basics



This reddish-orange mushroom has a seafood-like flavour, is very firm and dense, and is found growing in evergreen forests in certain areas of Manitoba. TO PREPARE:  Scrape dirt off and slice thin.  Drop into boiling water and boil until foam starts to come to the top of the pot.(Any particles of dirt will come out in the foam).  Pour into colander & rinse with cold water.  Drain. TO PREPARE FOR EATING:  Saute onion in butter until soft.  Add 3 c. of mushrooms and fry for about 5 minutes.  Add minced garlic.  Pour in one 500 ml. container of ½ and ½ cream and cook on low until cream boils down and thickens. (takes about 30-40 minutes) Add salt & pepper to taste.  Chopped dill can also be added while mushrooms are simmering in the cream sauce.  Enjoy & forget about calories!!