Tag Archives: vegetarian

Mushroom Risotto (Risotto ai Funghi)

A traditional northern Italian dish, mushroom risotto is the ultimate comfort food. Saucy arborio rice cooked in wine and broth until it's gone, and topped with sautéed mushrooms and parmesan, it's just the thing to warm you up on a cold winter's day.
A traditional northern Italian dish, mushroom risotto is the ultimate comfort food. Saucy arborio rice cooked in wine and broth, and topped with sautéed mushrooms and parmesan, it's just the thing to warm you up on a cold winter's day.  There is nothing so relaxing as making a big pot of risotto. Stirring that pot… Read More

Dark Chocolate and Orange Tart

The dessert of your dreams: Dark Chocolate and Orange Tart from I Say Nomato. Smooth, rich, and not too sweet, you'll savour every single bite!
The dessert of your dreams: Dark Chocolate and Orange Tart. Smooth, rich, and not too sweet, you'll savour every single bite!  ...and now for something completely different... Seriously though. I tried. Honestly. I started this year off with the best of intentions. I mean, did you see the absolutely gorgeous, inspiring healthy recipes from last… Read More

21 Healthy Bowl-Based Recipes

21 Healthy Bowl-Based Recipes - I Say Nomato Nightshade Free Food Blog
Start the new year off right with these healthy bowl-based recipes from my favourite Canadian bloggers. From smoothie bowls to buddha bowls, let your next meals be inspired by these amazing dishes! One of the things I struggle with most is getting enough fruits and veggies in my diet. It's so easy to reach for that… Read More

Peppermint Macarons with Chocolate Ganache

Peppermint Macarons with Chocolate Ganache - I Say Nomato Nightshade Free Food Blog
These fun, pinwheeled Peppermint Macarons with Chocolate Ganache are such a special treat to help you celebrate the season!  Ah, December. I knew you would come eventually. And I'm so, so happy you're here. These babies are sweet little drops of Christmas. Minty, chocolately heaven! But Cristina! You object, aren't these EXACTLY the same as… Read More

Spice Pound Cake with Eggnog Buttercream

What better way to get into the holiday spirit than with this heavenly Spice Pound Cake with Eggnog Buttercream?
What better way to get into the holiday spirit than with this heavenly Spice Pound Cake with Eggnog Buttercream? Rich, but not too sweet, it's topped with sugared local cranberries for that perfect holiday crunch!  There seem to be two types of people in this world: people who love eggnog and people who are WRONG. I… Read More

Frangipane and Pear Galette

Light, flaky pastry, pears and almond cream make the perfect Frangipane and Pear Galette from I Say Nomato
Light, flaky pastry slathered with almond cream and topped with local Bosc pears to create this amazing Frangipane and Pear Galette. Ah, pastry, we meet again. Welcome to Beyond the Thunderdough! Two shall enter. One shall leave. (I’m also partial to Revenge of the Sift. I could make these puns all day.) Pastry dough is my… Read More

Creamy Garlic Lobster Bisque

Garlic Lobster Bisque - I Say Nomato Nightshade Free Food Blog
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareYourBrilliance #CollectiveBias A creamy garlic lobster bisque is just the thing to keep you warm this winter. Rich and full of flavour, it is even better the day after you make it!  Lobster Bisque is quite possibly one of… Read More