Whether they call it a cottage, camp or cabin, Canadians love to get away to a place where they can kick back, enjoy food and fun, and reconnect with family. The best cottage meals are relaxed, unfussy and easy to prepare quickly. Cottagers tell us they want to spend less time in the kitchen and more time enjoying the outdoors, while still serving tasty and healthful dishes.
The food experts in the Canadian Living Test Kitchen have gathered more than 90 favourite Tested-Till-Perfect recipes – all smart solutions for cottagers – in a compact, budget-friendly edition that features burgers and sandwiches, breakfast and brunch ideas, as well as easy main dishes—with a section devoted to barbecue favourites. There are recipes categorized to appeal to cottagers who want simple solutions: one-pot meals, skillet suppers and easy slow-cooker mains. There are no-cook recipes and frozen treats for summer weekends, but year-round cottagers will find hearty recipes for cooler weather. For cottagers who entertain, the collection includes quick snacks and refreshing drinks.
Synopsis • Recipes categorized to appeal to cottagers, including barbecue, burgers, one-pot meals, slow-cooker main dishes, skillet recipes and family-friendly desserts • Recipes for condiments, burger toppings and barbecue sauces • 50+ colour photographs • Helpful tips for cooking, shopping and preparing, plus make-ahead instructions and recipe variations • Comprehensive index that groups recipes into helpful categories; search by type of recipe (such as sandwich or salad), ingredient (such as chicken or pasta) or recipe name • Full nutrient analysis of recipes