Gav Martell: He’s in the Kitchen


A Year in Food: 8 Favourite Recipes of 2014

A wholly subjective view of an entirely delicious year

top recipes 2014

2014 is ramping up into holiday season before bidding us a fond adieu. That means a lot of entertaining and cooking for friends and family. To help you stay inspired I went through all of the YMC recipes I posted this year and chose my absolute favourites for you below.

So what are you waiting for? Gather some of your favourite people around and send 2014 out in delicious style!

 Breakfast For Dinner With A Mexican Twist: Huevos del Norte

What happens when you take a Mexican-inspired meal and place it in the hands of a Canadian chef? A 'breakfast for dinner (or anytime!) that's out of this world.

 Pambazos: Mexican Fried Eggplant Sandwich

The vegetarian Mexican street food that's not hard to make and is an absolute pallet-pleasing ecstasy.

 Parmesan Gnocchi with Lemon Butter and Sage

The lemon lends a wonderful counterpoint to the fluffy gnocchi and buttery Parmesan while bringing a delightful aromatic component with the sautéed fresh basil and shallots.

 Baked Ziti

 A quick and budget-friendly meal that will be a big hit with your whole family.

 Beer-Basted Beef Shanks and Argentinean Corn Pudding

A stick-to-your-ribs family dinner your kids will love!

 Simple and Quick Pumpkin Pie

This easy-to-make pumpkin pie uses a ready-made pie crust and pumpkin purée so you'll have more time to enjoy fall activities with your family.

 Canadian Winter Donut

Don't wait for winter to enjoy this classic Canadian treat! Now you can easily make them anytime thanks to pre-made pizza dough.

 Guinness and Baileys Brownie Hamentashen

The Jewish holiday of Purim and St. Patrick's Day are combined in this one delicious treat. It's your must-try recipe for March.