Creamy Garlic Scallop Spaghetti with Bacon – ready in well under 30 minutes, this in one quick & easy meal that’s sure to impress. It easily adapts to serve just two as well, making it an ideal choice for a romantic dinner for Valentine’s Day or at any time of the year you want to pamper your sweetheart. Creamy Garlic Scallop Spaghetti with...

I know that a sour cream flan sounds like sort of a strange dessert but trust me it really does work deliciously well with many fruit toppings. This is a recipe that I have been making with  a number of fruit toppings for many years, several of which can be found on this website. It really is such an easy dessert to make and you really do get great results for very...

Honey Raspberry Pan Fried Pork Chops – A 30 minute meal that impresses; juicy, seared pork chops with an easy to make sweet and sour raspberry pan sauce. This pan fried pork chops recipe was inspired by the Blueberry Balsamic Pork Chops recipe that has been so popular both on this website and in my new cookbook. I was looking for a similar sweet and sour type...

The best easy corn bread recipe is quick & easy to make and turns out golden and moist every time. A must have for summer BBQs to winter comfort food meals. Our family has traveled extensively in the southern states and have sampled cornbread in practically every state south of the Mason Dixon line. Although we’ve had many versions from jalapeno to cheddar...

This Chocolate Chip Butter Tart Pie is an irresistible close cousin to a pecan pie and makes a wonderfully delicious alternative for those with nut allergies. As long time followers of Rock Recipes will know, one of my all time favourite desserts is Pecan Pie. Although I love it, I rarely make it because I just can’t resist it. It may seem to readers that I...

These Honey Garlic Sticky Ribs are firmly planted in the finger licking good category. Perfect for dinner with some rice or noodles or as game day grub to share with friends. Most of the recipes I’ve encountered for this type of sticky wings have a sauce that’s far too runny and the ribs just sit in it. That’s the sort of thing that’s popular...

A simple collection of some of the most popular Newfoundland Christmas cookie recipes from my childhood in Newfoundland. Being a recipe blog from Newfoundland, one of the ways people often discover this website is by searching for Newfoundland Christmas cookie recipes. There is still a very well maintained tradition of almost marathon Christmas baking that occurs...

These beautiful light and flaky apple turnovers use a shortcut puff pastry with a secret ingredient for pastry success. Apple turnovers have always been a favourite of mine because I’m basically a pastry freak. Surround anything with pastry from a Steak Pie to a Turkey Wellington to Apple Pie and I’ll go mad for it. Add to that my insatiable lust for...

Carrot Cake Cookie Bars are inspired by a cross between the classic dessert cake and blondies. For over 200 more tried and tested cookie recipes, visit our Pinterest Cookie Board.  These carrot cake cookie bars came about because I was looking to make a bit of a quicker version of one of my favourite sandwich cookies, also based on carrot cake. Bar cookies tend...

This delectable fruitcake is what happens at my house when I decide to clean out the baking cupboard after Christmas baking. So, if you’re reading this recipe post, then I guess I don’t have to ask the question about whether or not you like fruitcake or not. The real question to ask fruitcake lovers is whether they prefer a light fruitcake or dark and...