Chef Dez

CHEF DEZ: cranberry bread pudding instead of pumpkin pie

How about Cranberry Bread Pudding instead of Pumpkin Pie?              A traditional dessert…

CHEF DEZ: Rosemary maple bacon jam? Yes, I said bacon jam

Many people sing the praises of bacon, and I am no different.What…

CHEF DEZ: How to choose the perfect wok

Wok cooking is obviously very popular for Asian dishes, but it can…

CHEF DEZ: How to cook pasta for best results

A staple in almost every home's pantry is spaghetti or some form…

CHEF DEZ: Melons are marvelous in the heat of summer

One of the favourite foods to help combat the heat of the…

CHEF DEZ: Sweet or sour, cherries are a jubilee

Summer is a wonderful time of the year when it comes to…

CHEF DEZ: Greek lamb burgers a sure hit at backyard barbecues

Outdoor cooking is one of the best ways to embrace and celebrate…

CHEF DEZ: A crash course in sauce making

Today's marketplace is saturated with almost every type of bottled or canned…

Brine for best barbecued meats

Overcooking lean meats on the backyard barbecue is the most common mistake…

CHEF DEZ: Brine for best barbecued meats

Overcooking lean meats on the backyard barbecue is the most common mistake…

CHEF DEZ: Cooking with zest from citrus fruits adds flavour and, well, zest

There are obviously many benefits gained from using the freshest of ingredients…