Canada Day Sangria

Canada Day Sangria

Happy Canada Day fellow Canucks! To celebrate Canada’s 148th birthday I mixed up a batch of good ol’ sangria with a Canadian twist! What makes it Canadian you say? Well, I’m glad you asked! In this brew I used 100 per cent VQA Canadian wine (hey, Canada has some great wine!), some tart seasonal fruit and of course Canadian whisky – and it’s whisky without an ‘e’ so its legit Canadian, eh!

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Simple Strawberry and Rhubarb Jam

Simple Strawberry and Rhubarb Jam

It is officially summer, and here in southern Ontario that means the return of farmer’s markets and fresh, delicious produce that actually smells and tastes like it’s meant to. On my first visit of the year to the Oakville Farmer’s Market I picked up some savoury veggies as well as some sticky sweet strawberries and perfectly tart rhubarb. 

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