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Gimlet



November 21, 2016 in FOOD, Wine and Spirits by kandsmedia

Once favoured by the British Navy for preventing scurvy, this refreshing cocktail is simple to make. Although the original recipe calls for gin, vodka can be substituted as an alternative. Some recipes use only Rose’s lime cordial (or lime juice as it’s known in the US) for a citrus kick, but we like amped up flavour of fresh juice.

Mexican Corn on the Cob



July 7, 2016 in FOOD, Recipes by kandsmedia

The quintessential street snack of Mexico is a mix of bold flavours, great as a side to a summer barbecue!

Classic Green Smoothie



April 11, 2016 in Healthy Living, LIFESTYLE by kandsmedia

While we know it is important to eat lots of greens, some of us just don’t like the taste. Green smoothies are an excellent way to consume leafy green vegetables, because the (sometimes bitter) taste is neutralized by the fruit. This smoothie is sweet and nutty, with just a hint of vanilla. It provides potassium, provitamin A and vitamins C, E and K (to name a few), as well as biotin. It’s also extremely hydrating, restores electrolytes and is antioxidant, anticancer and anti-inflammatory.

Oysters 5 Ways: Smoked Oyster Salad



March 18, 2016 in FOOD, Recipes by kandsmedia

These hors d’oeuvres pack an almighty punch of flavour in one small bite.

3 Baking Tips for Fall



November 18, 2015 in FOOD, Recipes by kandsmedia

The best baking tips for when the cooler weather makes you want to fill your home with the comforting aroma of fresh baked goods.