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Posted on 06. Aug, 2013 by Wendy.
This is part two of a three part “ethnic foods” series. Check back next month for part three. Folklorama Canada takes pride in its diversity. We celebrate the ethnicities that influence our own culture. This makes us knowledgeable in ethnic cuisines. We celebrate culture in many ways. In Manitoba, we have Folklorama, a cultural celebration […]
Posted on 04. Jul, 2013 by Wendy.
If you happen to be in Selkirk on a Saturday, do not be surprised by the smell of cinnamon buns lingering in the air. Follow your nose and it will lead you to the front door of Benjamin’s Foods. The Caramel Pecan Cinnamon Love Buns are a new addition to the selection of baked goods […]
Posted on 11. Jun, 2013 by Wendy.
Cupcakes, chocolate and beer This Father’s Day why not whip up a batch of Chocolate Stout Cupcakes with Mocha Frosting for Dad. Katie has you covered with her award winning recipe below. My Be Well Story: Katie Brunke, OHEA cupcake contest first runner up Katie Brunke is a talented baker and she has two winning recipes […]
Posted on 10. Jun, 2013 by Wendy.
My Be Well Story: Amirah Mansilla, 2nd place winner in the canola bake-off Amirah Mansilla is a Red River College student in the baking program. This winter, she entered and placed second in the Manitoba Canola Growers Canola Bake-Off at Red River College, an optional competition for the baking program students. Like the first place […]
Posted on 23. May, 2013 by Wendy.
Baby & Bridal – Showers Require Food April showers bring May flowers so the saying goes. Spring showers also provoke another set of showers. The celebratory kind –spring is a popular time of year for baby and bridal showers. When you think of baby and bridal showers, you might think of the traditional foods served such as […]
Posted on 16. May, 2013 by Wendy.
My Be Well Story: Katrine Gahol, OHEA Cupcake Contest Winner Following the success of last year’s cookie contest at the Ontario Home Economics Association (OHEA) conference, the Manitoba Canola Growers hosted a cupcake contest for OHEA’s annual conference this past March. The contest was blind judged by Pay Chen, former Winnipeg TV host who now […]
Posted on 08. May, 2013 by Wendy.
Tradition a theme in RRC Canola Bake-Off Pineapple and carrots are not the usual flavour combinations for a cake, but Red River College baking student Jordain Houdayer worked her magic with the two flavours. Jordain’s delicious Pineapple and Carrot Chiffon Cake came in first place in the Manitoba Canola Growers Canola Bake-Off at Red River College. The […]
Posted on 04. May, 2013 by Wendy.
Contest Winners to Inspire Community The Manitoba Canola Growers Association (MCGA) announced the two winners of My Be Well Story contest that launched earlier this year. The contest was open nation–wide with one winner chosen from Manitoba and one from the national entrants. Curtis McRae, a farmer from St. Andrews was selected as the Manitoba […]
Posted on 02. May, 2013 by Wendy.
This is part one of a three part “ethnic foods” series. Come back next month for part two. Beans, or frijoles in Spanish, are a staple in Central American cuisine. Whether they’re whole beans, re-fried, or mixed with rice, you’ll find some variety of it often in Latin American homes. I grew up eating black […]
Posted on 08. Apr, 2013 by Wendy.
Sharing inspiration through food There is no doubt that cooking is Maya Moscovich’s passion. She is skilled at expressing herself through creativity and cooking is just one of those ways. Maya started cooking at 11 years old. “I had a cookbook for kid’s,” she recalls fondly. Maya’s entry in the My Cookies are the Best contest […]