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Poached Spring Vegetables with Caper Mayonnaise

poached spring vegetables

This recipe is from the beautiful cookbook Plenty by Yotam Ottolenghi. Tender spring vegetables are poached in a golden elixir of lemon juice, olive oil, and lots of white wine (2/3 of a bottle!). The rich yellow poaching liquid looks like pure melted butter, but there’s actually no butter in it at all. Vegetables cooked this […]

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Ramps

ramps

Although Canadian winters can be long and brutal, I’m glad to live in a climate with marked seasons. When spring comes we shed our layers and everything comes to life. It starts getting exciting when the first shoots poke out of the snow and the days start getting longer. Soon the first tulips pop up […]

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