Category Archives: RECIPES

pomegranates and pine nuts © Will Travel for Food

I met Bethany “IRL” (in real life) just as I started this blog over 3 years ago. She was actually one of the reasons why I started my blog back then. Well, not her personally, but the second edition of Food Blogger Connect that she is the founder of and that I was attending in …

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Toque cookbook

This article was first written for The Montreal Buzz I remember first hearing the name Normand Laprise when I first moved to Montreal. He was the chef at the now long-time defunct Citrus restaurant. I was an interior design student back then and Citrus was one of the hot spots in town. Some 20-plus years …

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small plates and sweet treats

I remember instantly falling in love the first time I came across the Cannelle et Vanille blog years ago. I wasn’t the first one nor would I be the last to be enchanted by the beautiful photos, the delicious recipes and the sense of endless summer zen that seemed to reign over Aran Goyoaga’s blog. If …

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home canned tomatoes

So what did you do this past Labour Day weekend? I was lucky enough to be invited by some Italian friends to a “tomato making” party so I spent my Saturday making fresh tomato sauce with Marcella and Sandro. It was so much fun to participate and to watch such a tradition taking place. Six …

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oikos event montreal

A few days ago, I was invited to an event organized by the Greek yogurt brand Oikos at Martin Juneau’s restaurant Pastaga. Juneau is the new Quebec ambassador for Oikos. The brand sent him on a 5-day culinary discovery trip to Greece to deepen his understanding of Greek cuisine in general and the history and …

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