2901, 2019

How-To: Freeze Fresh Tomatoes

By | January 29th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Recipes|Comments Off on How-To: Freeze Fresh Tomatoes

Whether you're freezing your late summer bounty or you've stocked up on sale-priced fresh tomatoes, freezing them for another day is a snap. No blanching or peeling necessary. Here's how: WHAT YOU NEED: Large sealable freezer [...]

2011, 2018

Russet, Red or Yukon Gold?

By | November 20th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on Russet, Red or Yukon Gold?

Well, first, all of three potatoes are delicious, but that doesn't mean you can always use them interchangeably. Here's a break down of the right potato for the right dish. Russet Good old, classic russet! It's a [...]

2009, 2018

How-to: Prepare Butternut Squash

By | September 20th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on How-to: Prepare Butternut Squash

Squash season is a wonderful time of year, despite the mealtime protests from kids around the world. Prepare it right and you may even win those dubious littles over. And if not, oh well—more the rest [...]

1208, 2018

Stuart McKean’s 2018 Victoria Walk for ALS Raised $20,000!

By | August 12th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Community, In the News|Comments Off on Stuart McKean’s 2018 Victoria Walk for ALS Raised $20,000!

Thank you to everyone who came out and supported our friend and former Quadra Island Store Manager, Stuart McKean is his team's walk in support of ALS research. They raised $20,000! Amazing. 

2806, 2018

Grilled Romaine Lettuce

By | June 28th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Recipes|Comments Off on Grilled Romaine Lettuce

If you haven't tried grilled romaine lettuce, you're in for a treat! Smoky with a wonderful texture, lettuce on the grill may just outshine your best Caesar salad. INGREDIENTS 2 heads of romaine lettuce, outer leaves [...]

2912, 2017

Substitutions, Please!

By | December 29th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: |Comments Off on Substitutions, Please!

For those times when you reach for the baking soda mid-recipe only to discover that SOMEONE put the emptied container back in the cupboard or those midnight home baked cookie cravings—here's a handy list of baking [...]