Is it an Apple Crisp or and Apple Crumble? Maybe I’ve watched too many British cooking shows where they always say Apple Crumble but Google tells me that Apple Crisp is searched about 4 times more often. It doesn’t really matter what you call it, it’s the flavour that counts. A very good place to start in talking about back to basics in dessert...

Thanksgiving side dishes are welcome serving suggestions at Christmas too …or at Sunday dinner any time of year. No matter where or when you celebrate the holiday, Thanksgiving side dishes are part of the entire celebration and part of family traditions all over Canada and the US. Here in Canada , we celebrate over a month earlier than our American cousins,...

Hummingbird Cake is a close cousin to the carrot cake but with bananas, pineapple and crunchy pecans as the stand out flavours. It still loves to be paired with luscious  cream cheese frosting though. This Carrot Cake look alike also has cream cheese frosting but the cake itself is banana, pineapple and pecan. This is a recipe that I’ve had for a long time...

Get ready for some amazing, original leftover turkey recipes. Everyone needs a little help with all those turkey leftovers and it is so easy to get at least another delicious meal or two for the family out of them; you just need a little inspiration. We’ve got plenty to choose from here. Check back for more, we will be adding more great leftover turkey...

Wake up the flavours in your weekend brunch with these warmly spiced orange scones with pieces of sweet dates baked right in. Regular readers of Rock Recipes will know that brunch is a well established weekly favorite in the Parsons household. Freshly baked scones are a particular weekend favourite and we’ve added some 20 Scone Recipes over the past 7 years...

I can’t say that I’m a big fan of cold dinners but when it comes to one that includes something as flavourful as this chipotle lime pasta salad, I’m definitely more easily convinced. When on vacation recently in the southern states, I ate a lot of barbecue as I always do. At one pit barbecue place, they served up some very thinly sliced smoked center...

This quick cooking blueberry plum chutney adds plenty of fresh, sweet and tart balancing flavour to simply seasoned, grilled or pan seared, pork or chicken. This blueberry plum chutney is so easy to make and can be bottled using  proper bottling method to save throughout the winter. It makes a wonderful addition to grilled chicken pr pork in the summertime too....

Whether you bake gluten free or not, you’ll never throw out leftover egg whites again when you discover these decadent Gluten Free Chocolate Pavlova Cookies. You may have seen lots of photos that look much like these gluten free chocolate pavlova cookies, particularly on Pinterest. The recipes are all quite similar as well and I tried several of them before...

In about 90 minutes you can serve this amazing comfort food meal of succulent roasted smoked paprika chicken with thyme on a bed of crispy roasted potatoes. I certainly do talk a lot about meal planning, make ahead shortcuts and Quick And Easy Meals here on Rock Recipes. These are all essentials in getting dinner on the table, while eating real food and probably...

Posted on Sep 25 2014 - 5:33am by Barry C. Parsons
#2

The Top 25 Rock Recipes from the past 7 years. Today is the 7th Anniversary of Rock Recipes and to mark the day, I’m sharing the Top 25 Rock Recipes ever. On this day back in 2007 I started posting some of my favourite recipes and some by request from family and friends who had tried them. Rock Recipes began as a way to bring a small taste of home to mostly...