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  An updated classic, this fun beverage is for sure going to be a winner in Dad’s books, and everyone else’s for that matter. INGREDIENTS: 2 ounces gin 1 1/4 ounce fresh lemon juice 1 large egg white 3/4 ounce Spiced Pear Simple Syrup (see below) 1-2 ounces club soda Star anise for garnish Spiced Pear […]

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A healthy and vegetarian alternative, this burger won’t leave you longing for the beefy classic. Freezable, quick to make, and oh so nutritious. Ingredients 14½ ounce (425 g) canned black beans, rinsed, drained ¼ cup (30 g) onion, peeled. diced ¼ cup (10 g) fresh cilantro leaves, chopped 2 garlic cloves, peeled 2 teaspoons low-sodium […]

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  Oats! One of those foods that comforts you all day long. With this overnight oats recipe, the oats are “cooked” to perfection, no gumminess here, no sticking to the pot, just beautiful tasting breakfast. And it is SO easy, like, easier than pie easy. Try it out for yourself! Ingredients 250ml Almond Milk 120g […]

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Kebabs are one of those dishes that you can turn to for an easy option to feed a crowd, fussy eaters, or just yourself after a long day. They require a very short time to marinade because the meat, fish, or vegetables are already cut up. And, the leftovers can be used in a multitude of […]

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Potato salad is a summer comfort food at its finest. It is filling and rich without the needed post-meal nap of so many other comfort foods. Try a fresh take on the classic with a warm balsamic dressing, or, freshen it up even more with herbs and delightful fennel. Either way, potato salad is a […]

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So quick to make and so much better than anything you’ll get via the takeout window, these crunchy chicken sandwiches use chicken breast which makes them THAT much healthier. This recipe utilizes the oh so cool Breville Smoking Gun, one of those kitchen tools that will elevate your cooking to the next level. Ingredients Chicken 2 […]

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One of our most loved Korean inspired dishes, this somewhat spicy, almost tangy, oh so satisfying dish is good hot, cold, on any day of the week. Adjust spice to your liking, and be sure to get the most perfect rice using the Zojirushi Rice Cooker. It also steams, bakes cakes, and will give you […]

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A bean pot. What is it? And why even do you need one? Well, first of all, they’re cute as heck, but secondly, and some would argue, more importantly, they are one of the most underrated kitchen tools out there. A beanpot is a wide-bellied, fairly narrow-necked pot used to cook beans, grains, and legumes. […]

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    Summer seems to be upon us! Hey now! And with all of this warm weather, it’s the perfect time to gather friends and family to enjoy a glass of one of the Okanagan’s favourite beverages (pastimes) Sangria! There are a couple of ways we here at Lakehouse like to make our Sangria, both being […]

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  Check out our Vitamix Selection Here Part of the fun of owning a high-powered blender like one from Vitamix is experimenting with your own smoothie combinations once you’ve mastered a few basic recipes. Turn your home into your own test kitchen and set yourself up for delicious success with these simple tips for how […]

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