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Chicken Burgers With
 Green Goddess Guacamole

In the mood for a burger? Skip the beef and feast your eyes on this special in-house chicken burger recipe. For burgers, I prefer using a soft bun such as challah, potato, or brioche. The patties can be formed and refrigerated up to 2 days in advance…

Food

10 Vegetarian Dishes To Enjoy This Summer

Celebrate the natural bounty of summer with light and healthy vegetable dishes. Whether it’s a spicy Banh-mi, a satisfying no-cook salad or a dreamy matzo pizza, these mains and sides are packed full of flavor. We’ve rounded up our top 10 simple, but satisfying vegetarian recipes, perfect for alfresco dining.

Summer

Italian-Style Grilled Corn

If you have a Microplane zester (rasp), use it to grate the cheese, as this will give it a light, feathery texture.

Summer

Berry Custard Squares

Looking for a way to satisfy your sweet tooth this summer? Try following this Berry Custard Square recipe with the help of chef Michelle Edgar.To enjoy these squares at their best, make them with seasonal ripe, local berries.

barbecue

Barbecue Chicken With Honey Whiskey Glaze


Be sure to stock up on napkins for Chef Lynn Crawford’s sweet, spicy and succulent spin on barbecue chicken. Just one taste of it and you’ll never prepare your barbecue chicken the same again.

Summer

Grilled Steak And Chicken Swords With Tomato Salsa


Want to learn chef Mario Cassini’s secrets? Try out his grilled steak and chicken sword recipe. The Brazilian method of grilling meats on swords can be adapted at home using two 16″ metal skewers. Top sirloin is the most popular cut of beef for the barbecue in Brazil. For best results…

Food

Classic Beef Burger

Here’s our take on the famous “Animal Style” burger from the secret menu of the venerable California chain In-N-Out Burger. Previously known only to insiders, key elements include mustard fried onto the patty, slow-cooked onions, homemade sauce and fresh toppings.

Summer

Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Sandwiches

A throwback to the Chipwich made popular in the 1980s, these luscious ice cream sandwiches will never go out of style. Enjoy this summertime favourite snack tonight for dessert.

barbecue

Best Barbecue Chicken

Nothing says summer like chicken on the ‘cue. Take the guesswork out of grilling with a recipe fine-tuned over years of first hand experience.This chicken is seasoned with a dry rub, basted with a mop sauce then served with homemade barbecue sauce. Mop sauce is a spicy vinegar used to…

lobster rolls

Classic Lobster Rolls with
 Lemon Aioli


The best classic summer recipes, without a doubt, always involve some sort of seafood ingredient. The key to this delicious dish is how the cool lobster salad tucks into the warm, buttery toasted roll — summer simplicity at its finest.

Bedrooms

Summer Bedding Ideas

Joel Bray's picks for a fresh look.

Food

Spicy BBQ Beef Ribs Recipe

Get the spicy and succulent recipe now.

Decorating & Design

7 Ways To Bring Island Style To Your Bedroom

Easy tips to freshen up the space for summer.

Interior Design

Photo Gallery: Take A Trip To Italy With La Vita E Bella

See how the Italians live and dine in style.

Entertaining

Ruby Kelly Cocktail 

Steep dried hibiscus tea in boiling water to make tea. Store in fridge until ready to use.