Carrot Potato Mash for Remembrance Day

Today many countries around the world are paying homage to the fallen soldiers who died in the line of duty, a solemn memorial day commemorating the end of World War I. It is called Armistice Day, Veteran’s Day in the USA, and Remembrance day in the Commonwealth of which Canada is part of.

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Halloween Pasta: Squid Ink Pasta with Pumpkin and Cured Epidermis

Well this year Halloween was not going to get away with just once post apparently. When I was hunting for black food coloring I came close to using squid ink in a sweet out of desperation to get my black color. My pastry chef friend Karyn saved that day … but now I really wanted […]

Halloween edition: Poison Toffee Apples and how to prepare your victims

Time for one of my favorite holidays out of the whole year. Halloween is just around the corner and I just love preparing a batch of goolish goodies. Just so happens the Creative Cooking Crew wanted us to fix up a scary dish for all the kiddies and ghosts. Please, do not be shy, take […]

The Terminal for Food ‘n Flix

I’m so excited to be hosting this month’s edition of Food ‘n Flix! This month I’m challenging you to watch The Terminal, and then head into the kitchen to make a dish inspired by the film.

If you have not seen this movie before you will be in for a treat, and if you have […]

Kyozon restaurant: the new Asian kid in town

Last week Montreal was witness to a mega restaurant media launch party like I had not seen in a while. Let me introduce you to the newest Asian sweetheart on Crescent, THE downtown “bar-and-club street” : Kyozon restaurant.

Kyozon presents itself as an affordable destination that blends a great bar with tasty New-Asian cuisine and […]

Bridesmaids: Food ‘n Flix Roundup

At the beginning of this month, I announced that I would be hosting Food ‘n Flix with my chosen movie Bridesmaids. I love all the groups I am part of but I have to say there is a level of exchange with this group I just don’t get with others. Not only do we cook […]

Bridesmaids for Food ‘n Flix

I’m so excited to be hosting this month’s edition of Food ‘n Flix! This month I’m challenging you to watch Bridesmaids, and then head into the kitchen to make a dish inspired by the film. This is a hilarious movie about the competition between the maid of honor and a bridesmaid, over who is the […]