Here are some of Jill’s favourite recipes for you to enjoy. Go ahead and cook up something amazing!
Gnocchi with Sage, Butternut Squash and Walnut PestoComfort food at its best. Plump pillows of gnocchi, fall squash and sage along with Favuzzi’s exceptional walnut pesto.
This is an easy but elegant dish developed by chef Ran.Curried Turkey SoupWhat could be easier than this delicious soup flavoured with Arvinda’s wonderful spice blend. The perfect soup for turkey leftovers. Greek Orzo SaladThis delicious Greek pasta salad is an update of one of our most popular salads we’ve ever published. Using Divina’s Marinated Feta and Olives makes this recipe a breeze!Shrimp and Chorizo with Garlic and OlivesThis recipe showcases smoky Don Jose chorizo with our delicious OceanPrime shrimp. Mop up the wonderful pan juices with slices of grilled baguette!Pasta Salad with Salmon Bites and Spicy Maple DressingPasta salads are a mainstay of summer pot lucks and backyard barbecues. The following recipe showcases sockeye maple nuggets from West Coast Select, and spiced maple syrup from Proper Heathen. Joe Beef BurgersWhat’s not to love about a juicy, perfectly-seasoned burger topped with great ingredients? It’s the perfect casual summer meal.Artichoke and Shrimp RisottoCreamy and decadent, risotto is as comforting as it comes. Simply adding grilled artichokes and shrimp gives this easy risotto recipe a big boost of flavour. Steak in Green Peppercorn SauceMadagascar green peppercorns offer a delicious fruity flavour to this rich sauce to accompany the perfect steak.Whiskey Maple Syrup Blanc MangeA classic dessert recipe gets elevated to new heights with La Fabrick’s Whisky Maple Syrup.Cheese FondueThere's no real "wrong" way to enjoy fondue. It's a fabulous means to enjoy whatever breads, cured meats, fresh fruits and vegetables you might have on hand. Meatballs with SauceThis is one of Jill's top family favourites; her family has been serving meatballs on Christmas Eve for over 50 years. Delicious over pasta, serve them with a basket of bread on the side. Or make a meatball sub!Stove Top Mac & CheeseThere are many levels of Mac and Cheese, from your store-bought KD to your favourite lobster Mac 'n Cheese. In between, there are countless options. This is a elevated but everyday version using Red Fox Leicester cheese from England, which gives it not only a fabulous taste but a lovely color as well.Mushroom and Spinach LasagnaThis delicious lasagna features our favourite Rummo noodles along with a rich filling of earthy mushrooms including porcini, several cheeses and spinach.One-pan Chicken, Mushroom and Truffle BakeOne-pan dishes are all the rage and this is a perfect example of how easy it can be to make a delicious dish in your cast iron skillet. This awesome dish marries fresh mushrooms, dried porcini mushrooms, Favuzzi mushroom truffle puree and Rummo orzo. Comfort food at its best with a bit of elegance.Truffle Scalloped PotatoesMountain Oak black truffle cheese takes scalloped potatoes to a whole new level. Topped with Torres truffle potato chips, this is a dish that will become a special occasion favourite.Basque ChickenThis easy and robust dish is just the ticket for cooler weather. It features smoked Spanish paprika and is a perfect recipe to enjoy in a Staub One Pot Wonder.Sweet Potato, Kale and Corn ChowderThis hearty vegetarian chowder takes advantage of all that Fall has to offer. It freezes well, too.
Shaved Brussels Sprout Salad with Maple Dijon VinaigretteA wonderful new take on Brussels sprouts. By shaving them and serving them raw, it makes for a delicious salad.
Susan’s Potato SaladA dollop of Dijon elevates this versatile and classic summer side. Highly recommended.JambalayaJambalaya is a classic New Orleans dish, brimming with meat and seafood. A Lodge cast iron pan is an ideal vessel in which to cook and serve this delicious one-pot dish.Cast Iron Skillet PizzaFor lovers of a crisp crust, nothing tastes better than pizza in cast iron. Start on the stove and finish in the oven for a delicious meal.Wild Mushroom Risotto with Peas and Truffle OilComforting risotto gets a spring lift with bright green peas, specialty mushrooms and fresh sprouts. A drizzle of truffle oil elevates it to "special occasion" status.Pork Tenderloin with Mushroom and Mustard Cream SauceThis easy and rich dish goes together quickly with just a few ingredients. Serve with your favourite mashed potato recipe. An ideal special occassion meal. Lemon Cream with BerriesThis is one of the easiest and most delicious desserts you will ever make using just three ingredients. This delightfully silky, sweet dessert can be garnished with whatever fresh berries you wish.Pasta with Lemon and Toasted BreadcrumbsJill learned this delicious pasta dish while in Sicily. This version includes chicken and features Sicilian Volcano lemon juice married with Filotea Lemon pasta.Chocolate Sauce Pudding CakeThis is a double chocolate hit with a pudding-like cake that has been doused with Toboggan's rich Vanilla Stout Chocolate sauce. Simply fabulous when served with quality vanilla ice cream. Leftovers can be microwaved briefly.Lentils with Beets, Walnuts and Goat CheeseI love lentils, particularly the French green Du Puy lentils. These lentils keep their shape and texture much better than most, and the color is more intense. Once you’ve had these it’s hard to go back to any other kind. This salad features sweet roasted beets and goat cheese with the lentils, along with toasted walnuts and a delicious vinaigrette. One of my favourite main-course salads, it can be served with the lentils warm or chilled.Vegetarian Lentil Shepherd’s PieComfort food at its best, featuring healthy lentils and local root vegetables. Just as satisfying as its meaty counterpart. Coconut Curry Chicken with Cauliflower and ChickpeasStonewall Kitchen maintains a prominent place on our shelves at Jill's Table. One of our absolute favourites is their Coconut Curry Simmering Sauce. We love extending the basic recipe by adding chicken, cauliflower, and chickpeas. 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.