Side Dish

Side Dish

Simple Rice Pilaf

This Simple Rice Pilaf is a flavourful yet easy dish to throw together for your next BBQ or weeknight meal. Turn humble ingredients into a satisfying and fresh side that compliments grilled fish, chicken or pork. Don’t over-complicate things! Keep it simple, friends! I nearly didn’t post this recipe. Nearly, […]

Salads, Side Dish

Cooler Friendly Potato Salad

Planning a getaway this weekend? Make potato salad! Perfect for a picnic, beach day or camping weekend this Cooler Friendly Potato Salad is made ahead and packs away easily! Made with affordable pantry items and Canadian back bacon, this Canola oil based salad is guaranteed to be a crowd pleaser […]

Side Dish, Vegetarian

Cajun Couscous

Cajun Couscous is fun side dish packed with affordable veggies with little time investment. Bring some heat to your winter with this light grain and veggie side! I find that us food bloggers tend to focus on mains and cookies and forget about side dishes. Yea, I am guilty of […]

Appetizer, Side Dish, Vegetarian

Tawa Camembert Curry Dip

Say goodbye to ho-hum party appetizers and serve this summery, fresh and ooey gooey Northern-India inspired Tawa Camembert Curry Dip. This fun cheese dish boasts unique flavours and comes together in less than 15 minutes. Sure to be the talk of the party! This post contains sponsored content. I was […]

Baking, Breakfast, Side Dish

Basic Budget Biscuits

Hey all! I am excited that I am not only unveiling a new look here at Peppers and Pennies, but also my very first series! This recipe for Basic Biscuits is the first installment of my Budget Basics Series. This series will cover a range of affordable, basic recipes that all […]