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...

A life-long love of shortbread cookies has meant many variations in my kitchen over the years but at Christmas time I always return to the simple recipe I loved as a child. For over 200 more tried and tested cookie recipes, visit our Pinterest Cookie Board.  I have indeed had a life long love of shortbread cookies as the number of variations of this all time favourite...

These delectable little cheese puffs start with simple choux pastry, which is not nearly as intimidating as some think; learning to make this classic opens up a whole world of possibilities from sweet to savory. Perfectly golden little cheese puffs are always the most inviting thing on a Holiday entertaining platter for me. I’m always immediately drawn to them...

Buttery shortbread is one of life’s simple pleasures and these Toasted Coconut Shortbread Cookies add one more layer of flavour to this cookie classic. For over 200 more tried and tested cookie recipes, visit our Pinterest Cookie Board.   Christmas baking season is in full swing again and although it has been an incredibly busy couple of months around here,...

Lemony Easy Chicken Piccata is one of our family’s go-to meals to beat the workday time crunch. Served with rice or pasta, it’s an incredibly flavourful meal in  under 30 minutes. For hundreds more fantastic chicken meal ideas be sure to follow: Our Best Chicken Recipes Board on Pinterest!   This easy chicken piccata recipe is a great example of the...

The top ten cheesecake recipes that have been most popular on RockRecipes.com over the last 7 years. I write in my new cookbook that I am an unrepentant dessert junkie. It really is true that I’m not much of a “volume” eater at dinner. I rarely eat seconds of anything and if dessert is on the way, practically never. There are many, many decadent...