Chipotle and Apple Turkey Burgers with Mustard Herb Aioli

Mixing a bit of heat from the chipotle, a bit of sweet thanks to the apple and a bit of zip from the three kinds of mustard, these are moist and favourful burgers the whole family is sure to love. The herb aioli is absolutely fantastic when served with grilled chicken or fish, or as a dip for...

Glazed Beef Medallions with Feta

Beef Medallions with a flavour upgrade! The contrast of sweet and spicy from the red pepper jelly, paired with tangy Canadian feta cheese, makes for a simple and impressive main course.  Bonus points for making your own red pepper jelly.   2–3 tbsp (30–45 mL) hot pepper jelly 1 1/3 lb (600 g)...

Grilled Salmon with Dijon-Raspberry Vinaigrette

1 Tbsp (15 mL) canola oil  1/2 cup (125 mL) black currant or grape juice concentrate  1/2 cup (125 mL) chopped fresh cilantro  1/4 cup (60 mL) grainy Dijon mustard 1/4 cup (60 mL) fresh lime juice 1 salmon fillet, about 13 oz or 370 g 1 head dark green leaf lettuce 3 cups (750 mL) frozen...

Skewered Lime-Spiced Chicken

Lime spiced skewers of chicken – perfect for your next barbecue! Marinade 3 medium limes 1/3 cup (75 mL) canola oil 2 medium garlic cloves, minced 2 tsp (10 mL) ground ginger 3/4 tsp (4 mL) ground allspice 3/4 tsp (4 mL) dried thyme leaves 1/4 tsp (1 mL) cayenne pepper 1/2 tsp (2 mL) salt...

Barbecue Sauce

• 2 Tbsp (30 mL) canola oil • 1 medium onion, chopped • 2 Tbsp (30 mL) brown sugar • 3/4 cup (175 mL) ketchup • 1/4 cup (60 mL) lemon juice • 1 Tbsp (15 mL) Worcestershire sauce • 1 Tbsp (15 mL) Dijon mustard • 1 tsp (5 mL) chili powder • 1/8 tsp (.5 mL) Tabasco or to taste In a saucepan heat...

Spicy Saskatchewan Braised Beef

Developed by Joan Heath of Radisson, Saskatchewan, to take into the field as part of a hot lunch for her husband, Corey Loessin, this recipe makes incredibly flavourful gravy.  Sliced thinly, any leftovers make tremendous sandwiches. 4 lb (2 kg) cross rib or boneless blade pot roast 4 garlic...

Barbecue Sirloin Stir-Fry

You can substitute a thick-cut marinating steak for the grilling steak. Just increase the marinating time to 12 to 24 hours. Toast up some garlic bread on the grill to serve with the stir-fry. Preparation:  10 minutes Marinating: 30 minutes Cooking: 25 minutes 1/4 cup (60 mL) good steak sauce 1/2...

Big Barbecued Beef Ribs

Heather Travis of The Beef Information Centre writes: “Not for sissys, these gooey ribs offer rib-eating satisfaction from ear to ear and are great for dramatic presentation. ” Cook’s Notes: Use a bottled Smoky Barbecue-Flavoured sauce to save time. Small cans of chipotle peppers can...

Prairie-Style Tri-Tip Steak

Bottom Sirloin Tri-Tip is a flavourful, economical beef cut that has long been popular with Canadian restaurants and American consumers. For a taste of the wild west, marinate these boneless grilling steaks in this rye-based marinade. Serve with grilled vegetables and mashed potatoes. Preparation:...

Spicy Barbecued Oysters With Cilantro And Lime

1 cup (250 mL) butter, softened 2 Tbsp (30 mL) fresh cilantro, chopped 3 Tbsp (45 mL) garlic, minced 2 Tbsp (30 mL) shallots, minced 2 Tbsp (30 mL) lime juice 3 Tbsp (45 mL) spicy chili sauce 12 fresh oysters in shells 2 Tbsp (30 mL) lime juice In a medium bowl, stir together the butter, cilantro,...