Archive | February, 2011

26 February 2011 ~ 10 Comments

Black Bean Brownies

Okay – no joke these are  seriously AWESOME brownies!! Who knew you could make delicious baked goods (chocolate no less) from beans and that they would actually taste good? They are rich, moist and decadent! You know you’re curious – so what are you waiting for, try this delightful recipe from Allrecipes.com! Black Bean Brownies […]

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25 February 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Tandoori Chicken

Hands down – the EASIEST Indian dish I’ve ever made!!! Here we go with the delicious recipe! Tandoori Chicken 4 chicken breasts, slit length-wise juice of 1 lemon 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 TBSP Tandoori Masala Spices (available at bulk store or Indian grocer) 1 cup sour cream or yogurt Blend the lemon juice, spices […]

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24 February 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Sunflower Granola Recipe

I spent some time at the bulk store this morning, perusing the various grains, nuts and seeds looking for healthy and yummy ingredients to add to my cooking repertoire. I brought home some sun butter on a whim, thinking it might be a nice treat. Well, I was very pleasantly surprised at *just* how much […]

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22 February 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Fresh Summer Chickpeas Salad

Even though it’s not summer outside, you can still make this delicious and flavourful summery salad! It’s healthy, high in fibre and and light tasting, so make it and let your taste buds delight! Fresh Summer Chickpeas Salad 19-oz can chickpeas, drained and rinsed ¼ cup sweet onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 large tomato, […]

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06 February 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Superbowl Nachos!

Celebrate Superbowl Sunday today with NACHOS!!!

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05 February 2011 ~ 2 Comments

Easy Cinnamon Buns

Got a bread machine? Well, for this recipe you’re gonna need one. Cat Can Cook is all about the easy recipes, so if  you had to make these beauties entirely by hand, well that wouldn’t be very easy now would it? The bread machine cuts the work of the buns in half, by doing all […]

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04 February 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Elanne & Ivy

Many of you who have followed Cat Can Cook since I began blogging back in 2005 (the dark ages as I like to call them) 😉 might know that I LOVE to be creative both in the kitchen, and in other ways as well. Photography, gardening, writing – these are all things I truly enjoy, […]

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04 February 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Yummus to hummus!  I’m not sure if it’s the garlic, the smooth texture, the dipping factor or what exactly I love the best about it, but it is one of my favourite snacks and for good reason – it’s healthy and so simple to make in just a few minutes. Now, don’t get all worried […]

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02 February 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Shrimp and Chicken Fettucini Alfredo

Nothing could be creamier, or easier than a simple Alfredo Sauce. I added both shrimp and chicken to mine this time as that’s what I had on hand, but you could also leave the meat out to suit a vegetarian palette. This sauce takes mere minutes to prepare and it absolutely divine – I won’t […]

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