Great Tastes of Manitoba

The most popular cooking show in the province shows you how easy it is to cook and bake with Manitoba foods. Our food experts offer tested recipes using simple ingredients to make everything from appetizers to desserts.  Our beverage experts make meals even more memorable with suggestions for wines, beers, spirits and cocktails to go with each recipe.

 

Join host Ace Burpee and our food experts for a delicious season of Great Tastes of Manitoba on CTV, Saturdays at 6:30 pm.

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February 8, 2014 – MAKE IT QUICK WITH MANITOBA CHICKEN

Join host Ace Burpee and Karen Armstrong from Manitoba Chicken Producers, as they launch the 24th season of Great Tastes of Manitoba.

1. Pacific Rim Chicken Thighs

2. Individual Chicken and Bacon Pizzas

3. Stir Fried Chicken & Cashews

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Sheila Nash

 

 

 

February 15, 2014 – PACKIN’ PULSES FOR LUNCH

Join host Ace Burpee and Roxanne Lewko from Manitoba Pulse Growers, as they start “Packin’ Pulses for Lunch.”

1. Chicken and Chickpea Stew

2. Lentil Calzones

3. Gluten-Free Oatmeal-Coconut Raisin Cookies

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Ben Rusch

 

 

 

February 22, 2014 – MUSHROOMS – GOING WITH THE GRAIN

Join host Ace Burpee and Heather Deibert from Manitoba Mushroom Growers for “Mushrooms – Going with the Grain.”

1. Bulgur and Mushroom Burgers

2. Creamy Mushroom and Barley Pilaf

3. Asian Quinoa and Mushroom Salad

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Sheila Nash

 

 

 

March 1, 2014 – MANITOBA PORK – DRESSED TO IMPRESS

Join host Ace Burpee and Susan Riese from Manitoba Pork for “Manitoba Pork – Dressed to Impress.”

1. Pork Tenderloin Stuffed wtih Spinach, Feta and Bacon

2. Pork Loin Stuffed with Dried Fruit, Rice and Almonds

3. Crown Roast of Pork with Savory Apple Stuffing

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Sheila Nash

 

 

 

March 8, 2014 – EAT MORE VEGGIES AND FISH

Join host Ace Burpee and Ellen Pruden from Manitoba Canola Growers as they show you how to “Eat More Veggies and Fish.”

1. Pan Fried Pickerel

2. Salmon Cakes with Lemon Yogurt Sauce

3. Stir-Fry Bok Choy and Shrimp

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Ben Rusch

 

 

 

March 15, 2014 – DAIRY GOOD BAKING

Join host Ace Burpee and Sarah Cahill from Dairy Farmers of Manitoba for some “Dairy Good Baking.”

1. Monkey Bread

2. Cheddar Dill Scones

3. Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Sheila Nash

 

 

 

March 22, 2014 – HEARTY HOMEMADE SOUPS WITH MANITOBA TURKEY

Join host Ace Burpee and Krista Pratt from Manitoba Turkey Producers for “Hearty Homemade Soups with Manitoba Turkey.”

1. Slow Cooker Turkey Chili with Apples

2. Turkey Minestrone

3. Turkey Gumbo

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Ben Rusch

 

 

 

March 29, 2014 – GOURMET MANITOBA BEEF, MADE EASY

Join host Ace Burpee and Adriana Barros from Manitoba Beef Producers for “Gourmet Manitoba Beef, Made Easy.”

1. Striploin Medallions with Caramelized Pear and Cranberry Sauce

2. Ace’s Sirloin Steak Burger

3. Fresh Herbed Tenderloin with Balsamic Glaze

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Ben Rusch

 

 

 

April 5, 2014 – MUSHROOM FIESTA

Join host Ace Burpee and Heather Deibert from Manitoba Mushroom Growers for a “Mushroom Fiesta.”

1. Fresh Mushroom Salsa

2. Mushroom and Vegetable Tacos

3. Mushroom and Sweet Pepper Quesadillas

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Ben Rusch

 

 

 

April 12, 2014 – THINK OUTSIDE THE BUN WITH MANITOBA CHICKEN

Join host Ace Burpee and Karen Armstrong from Manitoba Chicken Producers as they “Think Outside the Bun with Manitoba Chicken”

1. Buffalo Chicken Burgers with Blue Cheese Slaw

2. Curried Chicken Burgers

3. Mediterranean Chicken Burgers on Grilled Polenta

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Sheila Nash

 

 

 

April 19, 2014 – MIX IT UP WITH MILK

Join host Ace Burpee and Sarah Cahill from Dairy Farmers of Manitoba as they “Mix it up with Milk.”

1. Honey-Garlic Sweet Pepper Stir Fry

2.  Thai Green Curry

3. Chipotle Chicken Tacos

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Sheila Nash

 

 

 

April 26, 2014 – STREET EATS WITH MANITOBA PORK

Join host Ace Burpee and Susan Riese from Manitoba Pork for “Street Eats with Manitoba Pork.”

1. Philippine Pork Kabobs

2. Pulled Pork Parfait

3. Cuban-Style Sandwich

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Ben Rusch

 

 

 

May 3, 2014 – MY BAKING IS THE BEST

Join host Ace Burpee and Ellen Pruden from Manitoba Canola Growers for “My Baking is the Best.”

1. Gluten-Free Sour Cream Sugar Cookies

2. Lemon Cupcakes with Cheesecake Frosting

3. Pineapple and Carrot Chiffon Cake

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Sheila Nash

 

 

 

May 10, 2014 – SITTING DOWN FOR DINNER WITH MANITOBA TURKEY

Join host Ace Burpee and Krista Pratt from Manitoba Turkey Producers for “Sitting Down for Dinner with Manitoba Turkey.”

1. 3C Turkey Burger with Balsamic Onions and Gouda

2. Spaghetti and Turkey Meatballs

3. Turkey Breast Stuffed with Brie and Cranberry

3. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Ben Rusch

 

 

 

May 17, 2014 – TWO-BITE BEEF APPETIZERS

Join host Ace Burpee and Adriana Barros from Manitoba Beef Producers for “Two-Bite Beef Appetizers.”

1. Mini Meatloaf Cupcakes

2. Savoury Beef Crostini

3. Pineapple Sirloin Beef Pops

4. Beverage pairings by Manitoba Liquor Marts’ Sheila Nash