Roast Beef, Now I Want Roast Beef #LoveCDNBeef

Even saying “Roast Beef” makes my mouth water! So when this month’s Canadian Beef Ambassador post assignment came in, it was all I could do to sit down and write, when I really just wanted to be in the kitchen getting my roast on! I’ve been eating Roast Beef for holidays all my life, I’ve…

More Successful Roasting

After some continued experimenting, and frankly the willingness to throw out an entire batch if I burnt the coffee too badly, I finally produced some decent home-roasted coffee. I mentioned a couple of days ago that we were “out” of coffee. It’s not strictly true. I had some green coffee beans squirreled away for just…

This morning’s coffee, fire roasted

My first cup of coffee made from brands I roasted myself!The green beans were purchased at a small Ethiopian store at the foot oddmy street in Toronto, then I slow roasted them on the wood stove, finishingthe process in the fire over the coals. It was okay. The aroma was wonderful, but I definitely need…