Middle Eastern spices are like no other. You may not be familiar with them, but they can transform a dish from ordinary to extra-ordinary!  In this recipe, you'll find hints of cinnamon, raisins and allspice, the perfect blend of flavours that will have your taste buds wanting more. Mujaddara is a Middle Eastern dish that consists of lentils, … Continue reading Mujaddara

Hearty Yellow Split Pea Soup

Split pea soup or "soupe aux pois" is a Quebecois favourite. It is traditionally made with smoked ham, but I opted for a vegetarian version. Believe me, the flavours are just as good! What are split peas ? Why should I include them in my diet? Split peas are rich in protein, fibre, and B-vitamins, and … Continue reading Hearty Yellow Split Pea Soup