sweet potato hash and eggs

Sweet Potato Hash and Eggs

May 8 As always, I bought a couple of giant sweet potatoes and waited a whole week for creativity to strike. Most of the time, I end up baking my sweet potatoes as wedges and while they are delicious, that’s not a complete meal (far from it). I wondered whether I could still get the […]

Potato Gnocchi

May 26 Potato gnocchi is one of those dishes that can go terribly wrong or perfectly right. It’s something I have tried to make in the past with a few hiccups along the way, but this recipe is something else. After taking a bunch of photos of this dish, hoping I would actually be able […]

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 […]

sweet potato wedges recipe

Sweet Potato Wedges

December 20 A few weeks ago, I made a pretty horrendous dinner. Half of it was literally inedible and the other half was a huge plate of mushy sweet potato wedges. While it was edible, it was not great. The potatoes had gone to mush and were pretty burnt on the outside. Slathered in mayonnaise […]