PLJESKAVICA (GF) AND GIBANICA (CROATIAN MEAT PATTIES AND SAVOURY CHEESE STRUDEL)

Gibanica is sometimes called Burek (cheese pie). Serve Gibanica (savoury cheese strudel) with roasted peppers, cucumber salad, tomatoes, raw onions if you like ’em and pljeskavica (grilled meat patties) It was summer.  I was in university and my boyfriend had a Serbo-Croatian next-door neighbour (his dad was Croatian and his […]

WHITE SPOT, OAKRIDGE

Blueberry Pie.  All mine! Chocolate Milk Shake.  This tasted like a creamy liquid ice-cream! yum! Vanilla Milk Shake.  I noticed the shake had little black vanilla bean specks.  That’s a good sign! Instead of fries, I opted to have zoo sticks instead.  What a great choice as zucchini is in […]

MCDONALD’S ANGUS BURGER.

It’s my 18th Anniversary and for lunch the kids got their choice of restaurant because we’re ditching them for dinner. So guess where we had lunch?  We hardly ever go to McDonald’s.  They consider it a treat. I had tried the Angus burger…Swiss and Mushroom variation on a prior visit […]