Tag: vegetables

  • Cooking with garlic scapes

    Cooking with garlic scapes

    What are garlic scapes? A few years ago I bought garlic scapes from a small produce market in Chinatown in Victoria, but I didn’t know what they were other than that they tasted delicious. Last year was my first year receiving delicious organic veggies delivered to our house from Makaria Farm in Duncan and that…

  • Guinness Shepherd’s Pie

    Guinness Shepherd’s Pie

    I love pulling this recipe out in the fall. It combines one of my favourite meats — lamb — with one of my favourite beers — Guinness. Ingredients 5 medium sized potatoes 1 Tbsp butter 1/4-1/2 cup of milk 1.5 lbs of ground lamb 1/2 onion 2 carrots 2 ribs of celery 2 bell peppers…