potato verenikas

Potato Verenika

February 12 I grew up eating verenikas, a crescent moon shaped pocket of boiled dough, stuffed with creamy potatoes, and topped with sweet caramelized onions and sour cream. Since I left Montreal, I don’t really see them around anywhere. You don’t realize what is special to the place that you live until you leave, and […]

vegetarian french onion soup recipe

Vegetarian French Onion Soup

November 16 When I open the weather app on my phone, the description under the temperature reads “Frigid”. While I am grateful that the weather only turned cold mid-November this year, I find the word fairly depressing. It is such a harsh word, frigid, it makes me not want to leave the house just looking […]

haloumi burger with red onion jam recipe

Haloumi Burgers with Red Onion Jam

November 10 One of the best veggie burgers I have ever had is hands down from┬áthe Veggie Table stand, which is omnipresent at various markets (including Borough and Broadway markets, two of my favourites!) around London. It is the only place that I had ever had a haloumi burger. After having gone back to London […]

Red Apple and Onion Grilled Cheese

October 19 I never have bread in the house (as I had mentioned previously), we don’t go through it quickly enough but when the craving for french toast or grilled cheese strikes I typically, deeply regret this reality. However, I do sometimes have tortillas on hand, which are kind of just as good. They definitely […]