Mini Meatball Stuffed Mushrooms

Watch video for step-by-step instructions Mushrooms and Beef are the perfect pairing and great to blend and extend your budget. This delicious appetizer is tasty and has an extreme wow factor. When I shop for mushrooms for this recipe, I never buy them pre packaged, instead I pick them by hand to ensure that they … Continue reading Mini Meatball Stuffed Mushrooms

Arabic Pizza – With Chicken & Herbs

View my step-by-step video This is one of my all time favourite recipes. I developed this when I competed on the hit TV show, Come Dine With Me Canada. Since then I had lost the recipe due to a hard drive crash. Luckily for me one of my friends had saved the print out all … Continue reading Arabic Pizza – With Chicken & Herbs

Mary-nated Chicken Balls

View my step-by-step video In honor of my mother’s Mary Coutinho’s 70th surprise birthday, I wanted to create an appetizer that would contain all the flavors she loves in one small bite. And hence I created the Mary-nated Chicken Balls. Middle Eastern spices elevate this chicken ball to an exotic status and this is the … Continue reading Mary-nated Chicken Balls

Butter Chicken Bites

View my step-by-step video I’m always looking for an interesting appetizer to serve and I’ve created a popular twist on an old classic – Butter Chicken Bites! This one bite delicious Buttery Chicken goodness is the perfect thing to serve for PERFECT for game night, a snack and is elegant enough to serve at your … Continue reading Butter Chicken Bites

Stuffed Crispy Pappadums with a Shrimp filling

Watch step-by-step instructions If you’ve ever been to Goa and eaten at a beach shack, you’ve definitely had this delectable snack. Crispy pappadum stuffed with a Shrimp Chilly fry filling, rolled, sealed and fried. Papads or Pappaadums are made from a lentil flour paste that was traditionally dried in the sun by the ladies of … Continue reading Stuffed Crispy Pappadums with a Shrimp filling