Yearly Archives: 2017

14
Sep
posted in : brunch, MONTREAL

Montrealers love their brunch and it seems like new brunch spots are springing up every week. i recently tried three restaurants that I quite enjoyed for different reasons. Here they are below and please don’t hesitate to let me know if there are some you’ve tried and enjoyed lately so I may try them and write …

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25
Aug

In case you didn’t already know, SAISONS is my other love project. SAISONS is a collection of curated gatherings staged in unique surroundings and headlining Montreal-based chefs working with seasonal and regional ingredients with the express mission of promoting our distinctive Quebec cuisine. These SAISONS dinners take place once every season and the summer event took place on August …

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18
Aug
posted in : Quebec, TRAVELS

Confession: I have an uncontrollable fear of bees. I panic and can’t think straight and yet I am completely fascinated by them and don’t want to hurt them. A couple of weeks ago, I decided to confront my phobia head on by visiting Miels d’Anicet (aka bee central) up in the Hautes Laurentides in the hopes of overcoming …

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28
Jul
posted in : coffee, MONTREAL

A version of this article was first written for Tourisme Montréal. Whether you prefer a cold brew made by steeping coffee grounds in cold water overnight or a classic latte made by topping a freshly brewed espresso with cold milk and ice cubes, iced coffee drinks take over Montreal’s cafés come summertime. Below are a few …

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21
Jul

Wander down one of the Mile End’s back alleys and you’ll come across a wide-open garage door that harbours a secret seasonal restaurant. Parasol wine bar is located just behind restaurant Maïs. In fact, it’s located inside Maïs’ back room, which transforms into a wonderful restaurant with a great summer vibe from June to September. Parasol …

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