A review on the house-made Cranberry Coffee Cake

Even though the name of this month’s “Cake to Be Savoured” is lengthy, like the cake itself, it is in no way pretentious. The “Wheat Free Sour Cream Cake with Cranberries” reads like its own recipe. There are … Read more >>

Mr. Mercy’s Mushrooms

Lion’s Mane mushroom. You may have heard of it or seen it pop up in some of your wellness products, but have you taken them home fresh and cooked them?
Here to take the mystery out of this mushroom is … Read more >>

Join the Guac Side

May the fourth meets Cinco de Mayo with a zesty showcase of the best guacamole recipe to reach our galaxy. Click here to check out our recipe video and to see if the Darkside approves — May el guac be Read more >>

Bring new levels of flavour to your lunch with this twist on the classic avocado toast – creamy avocado with the perfect blend of sweet + salty blend of honey + blue cheese, it just might make a blue cheese … Read more >>

DYI snacks: Quick + Easy Protein Bites

Snacks get us through the day, power our adventures, and keeps the kiddos happy in the car. The trick is to make sure our snacks are as nutritionally dense as they are delicious.

Enter the mighty protein bite, packed with … Read more >>

Kale + Mint Salad

Anytime of the year you can find kale and fresh mint in stock, make sure to try this delicious recipe!

Kale really shines as a winter green, somehow more satisfying + cozier than it’s lettuce counterpart. With the added boost … Read more >>

potato leek soup

This recipe is a family staple on those cold + wet nights. Featuring True Local potatoes and leeks from our produce department, you’ll want to make as large a batch as possible for endless leftovers!

Yields 4 servings


1/4 …

cozy pumpkin chili

A cozy one-pot recipe to make chili in just 10 steps!

Yields : 4 to 6


3 tbsp olive oil
1 large yellow onion, diced
2-3 large garlic cloves, minced
1 red bell pepper, diced
2 stalks celery, chopped…

bruschetta pasta

Everything you love about bruschetta, tossed with your favourite pasta – simple, flavourful, + seasonal – what’s not to love!

Yields : 4 people


2 – 3 large very ripe tomatoes, diced
2 large cloves of garlic, minced or … Read more >>

mexican street corn

Discover “elotes”, the classic Mexican street food! Echoing the vibrant flavours and colours found throughout Mexican culture, this grilled corn recipe will take your BBQ game to another level.

Yields: 6 | cook time: 15-20 mins | prep time: 5 … Read more >>