Here are some of Jill’s favourite recipes for you to enjoy. Go ahead and cook up something amazing!
Hearty Tuscan SoupThis soup is Tuscan simplicity at its best. Great quality olive oil, tomatoes and beans along with some local vegetables. A heaping spoonful of grated cheese is all you will need to round out this satisfying soup!
Ran’s Lemon/Olive Tuna CrostiniThis recipe is another example of how versatile our favourite canned tuna is. We love the combination of the tangy olives with the garlicky aioli. If you want to make this a lunch, spread the mixture over a piece of your favourite toasted bread and cover with mozzarella cheese. Bake in a toaster oven to make it a “tuna melt”.Rana Pasta SaladThis recipe uses two of our all-time favourite ingredients at Jill's Table: Rana ravioli and Sacla oven baked tomatoes with garlic and capers. This is the ideal recipe for a quick pasta salad. The oil in the jar becomes part of your dressing.Peach Blueberry CrispThe best of summer combined in one simple dessert. Let Mary MacLeod's crumbs do most of the work here for you. A delicious way to end a meal.Farro SaladFarro is one of the most ancient grains, with its roots in the Mediterranean. This healthy salad features crisp fennel and cucumber. You can buy great local fennel at the outdoor farmer’s market at Covent Garden Market.Salmon Fresh RollsThis Thai classic gets an update with the addition of smoked salmon and avocado. Perfect for summer entertaining.
Piri Piri PorkIf you want bold flavour in a hurry, look no further than this Portuguese inspired rub. Fabulous on pork, chicken and fish.
Easy ColeslawA simple coleslaw with a few special ingredients to add a kick.Greek Orzo Salad with Grilled Vegetables and Monforte HalloumiAn updated version of one of our most-requested recipes!Chicken Stew with BiscuitsA delicious and comforting one pot dinner.Lamb TagineThis is one of those great Sunday meals. The aromas will tantalize you as this dish simmers either on the stovetop or in the oven.
Crunchy Garlic ChickenThe secret to this easy and delicious garlic lover's chicken recipe is the Caesar Dressing & Dip from The Garlic Box.Josie’s Balsamic BeefThe only disappointment will be that you hadn't discovered this recipe sooner.Easy Black Bean SoupThis super easy recipe combines some of our favourite pantry staples. I love the variety of garnish possibilities.Josie’s Black Bean BrowniesNo one will ever guess that there are black beans in these delicious, moist, gluten-free brownies. For these little miracles we'll be forever grateful to our past resident chef, Josie Pontarelli! TourtièreThis is a special traditional treat Jill makes every Christmas Eve. The pastry is very easy to prepare and so tender and delicious. Serve this with Jill’s Table Apple Tamarind chutney to make it extra special.Easy Lentil and Tomato SoupThis is one of the easiest soup recipes I know. Most of the ingredients are put in the soup pot at once and simmered until the ingredients are tender. It's also an excellent vegan and vegetarian soup. It freezes well.Quick Chicken CacciatoreThis is an amazing short cut of a classic Italian dish. Serve it over Rummo Pappardelle No. 119 pasta or mashed potatoes.Jill’s Garden Tuna Pasta Salad with DillFresh and simple. Everyone needs a go-to salad for summer picnics and backyard events, so why not make this one your number one pick.Caesar Potato SaladCaesar dressing and dip from The Garlic Box brings a next-level twist to classic summer potato salad. We’ve been carrying this local company's products for 20 years and this recent addition has become one of our favourites to use as a dip with veggie trays, too. Caprese Salad with Semi-Dried TomatoesA magical combination of texture and flavour. When you are waiting for local tomatoes to come into season, this salad is a must!Pasta with Semi-Dried TomatoesO Sole Mio tomatoes (sold in-store) are extraordinary... perfect, semi-dried tomatoes packed in sunflower oil with basil leaves. Fantastic on bruschetta, in special salads or in this delicious and easy pasta dish! Tex Mex Barbeque PizzaNo need to heat up the house. What could be easier than a delicious Tex-Mex pizza made with barbeque sauce and rotisserie chicken on top of a pre-made shell or naan bread. Orange Honey Cake with BerriesThis cake is the epitome of the Mediterranean - but with a local touch. A combination of cornmeal and flour is the base for this cake and olive oil replaces the typical butter. Orange juice and zest give this a sunny citrus flavour and of course, the finishing touch is drizzling the warm cake with a syrup of honey and water. One of our favourites!Sausage and Pepper FrittataThis easy, delicious and colourful frittata is ideal for breakfast, brunch or dinner. Make it your own by changing the type of sausage or vegetables. If you would like this to be a vegetarian meal, omit the sausage and add more vegetables.Jill’s Mexican Chicken LasagnaFamily favourite. One of the most delicious and easy meals you can ever put together.Asparagus MimosaNothing says spring more than asparagus. This attractive dish is ideal for a buffet table or a special dinner.Spicy Rosemary NutsNuts with a memorable kick. Seasoned to perfection, Jill's rosemary nuts have just the right amount of spice. You're guaranteed to eat this delicious snack by the handful - be sure to use a spoon to serve!Easy Tex-Mex Black Bean SoupThis is one of the easiest soup recipes and a good example of how just a few key pantry staples can be turned into a quick and satisfying soup.Pasta e FagioliThis humble pasta and white bean dish is a cross between a soup and a stew. It gets terrific flavour from the addition of a Parmesan rind that simmers in the first stages of cooking.