Tagged with feta

The Easiest Greek Salad

The Easiest Greek Salad

It really doesn’t get easier than this salad. Six ingredients, six minutes. Sometimes the simplest recipes are the best. Yes, you could heat up the flavour with chili flakes, or garnish it with sliced olives, but why? This salad is great as a side-dish, work/study snack, or all on its own. Of course, you can … Continue reading

Colourful Couscous Salad

Colourful Couscous Salad

As summer heats up, the idea of turning on my oven or stove becomes less and less enticing. Not only does this recipe only require one burner to be on for approximately 3 minutes, but the entire salad also comes together within minutes. I prefer to use green onions for the contrast against the pepper … Continue reading

Spiced Carrot Risotto

Spiced Carrot Risotto

Chilly spring nights call for warm and colourful dinners. This risotto, inspired by a refreshing and summery carrot salad, fits the bill perfectly. The orange of the grated carrot brightens the rice, and the harissa adds significant depth to the flavour. I used red wine because it was what I had on hand, but white … Continue reading

Tomato & Spinach Frittata with Feta

Tomato & Spinach Frittata with Feta

Against all odds, summer is coming early to Montreal. This is the kind of dish best made during the height of the season, when the markets overflow with zucchini and garlic scapes, and the tomatoes are so ripe they can be eaten raw, without even a sprinkling of salt or pepper. Thirty minutes of oven … Continue reading

Carrot & Feta Salad with Harissa and Mint

My apologies for the extended delay in posting! A late-summer vacation combined with the start of classes have kept me extraordinarily busy.   Smitten Kitchen’s carrot salad has become a staple in my kitchen. It’s a great side dish for potlucks and barbeques, and makes a wonderfully delicious lunch the next day. As with all … Continue reading