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Wild Blueberries with Lavender Whipped Cream


In the summer when fruit is at its peak it needs little adornment. There’s something about the pairing of blueberries and lavender that is just sublime. I first tasted this combination as an ice cream flavour at Kensington Market Organic Ice Cream, which started out in Kensington Market, moved to Palmerston Street, and is sadly […]

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Dog Days of Summer + Chocolate-Chocolate Cookies

momofuku milk bar chocolate chocolate cookie

The dogs days of summer are a good excuse to slow down, be lazy, and eat out a lot. We haven’t had granola in the house for weeks, it’s been too hot to turn on the oven. Strangely enough it’s never too hot to make a batch of Momofuku Milk Bar cookies, especially if they’re […]

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Hello Summer! Magic Lemon Ice Cream

lemon ice cream

In celebration of the first official day of summer, this is a recipe for magic lemon ice cream that does not require an ice cream maker, nor any stove top time. The process is incredibly simple and uses just three ingredients: lemons, cream, and sugar. Sometimes I add a bit of rosewater, but I don’t […]

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