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Baked Tortilla Chips | Freshnessgf.com

Baked Tortilla Chips

Print Friendly I have a food-fession:  I am obsessed with nachos.  I spent almost an hour stuck in traffic today talking about food with my carpool and I would say a good chunk of it was about our mutual adoration of nachos.  We  discussed different kinds of nachos, how to make the perfect nacho, where […]

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Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread Waffles (Gluten-Free)

Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread Waffles (Gluten-Free)

Print Friendly Southern comfort food gets reimagined and de-glutenized in this sandwich in waffle form – crispy, cheesy, savoury, and full of big flavours.  I’ve made two versions here – one vegetarian and with spicy turkey sausage.  Either way, these waffles are perfect for breakfast and brunch, or alongside a steamy bowl of Mexican tomato soup. I […]

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Guacamole with Pomegranates

Guacamole with Pomegranates

Print Friendly Are you thinking ‘What the what?!  Pomegranates in guacamole? This Chinese girl from Canada is crazy.’  Seriously, I don’t blame you but I swear this is the real deal.    I’ll always remember my first authentic Mexican meal after moving to Arizona at Barrio Cafe in Phoenix, where they made fresh guacamole right at our table.  The waiter wheeled out a little […]

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Mexican Lamb Adobo

Mexican Lamb Adobo

Print Friendly Most of my recipes are fast, accessible, and light.  But every once in while, I like to enjoy a deeply rich meaty stick-to-your-ribs caveman type of meal.  The kind of meal that has you leaning back in your chair in a satisfied adobo sauce-incuded stupor. I used to live in the mecca for Mexican food in Scottsdale Arizona.  And instead of learning […]

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