Let’s Eat: Sheperd’s Pie, Real Easy

I absolutely love pies, from the very first peel to the last… And digging into the pastry bottom strip by strip. A pastry-free pie seems about right to me, as it’s quicker and easier with all the same delicious fillings. After oogling a fellow diner’s order over lunch last week, the gently broiled peaks of mashed potatoes…

Let’s Eat: Onigiri with U.S.-Grown Jasmine Rice

Making USA-grown Jasmine rice even tastier, with Onigiri! Onigiri is a popular three-bite snack in Japan; iconically seen as triangular-shaped rice balls embellished with a rectangular seaweed strip. The onigiri is stuffed with savoury fillings. The rice ball can be seared, rolled in sesame or finished with seaweed. I created three varieties of this recipe…

Meet Your Next Brunch Spot: Carbon Bar on Queen East

As an iconic Canadian must, every brunch must begin with a caesar — it just tastes better that way! Carbon Bar, the spot on Queen East iconically known for their southern-style BBQ takes a whole unique approach on brunch food and drink-wise, spiking caesars with your choice of tequila, gin or vodka, then adorning it…

Hard Lemonade Pop-Up — Squeezin’ Summer with Moxie’s Grill & Bar

It’s Summer time! I’m taking all of the opportunities to spend the time outside — rain or shine. Moxie’s Bar & Grills is also celebrating the sunshine in the greatest way, with ‘Hard’ Lemonade at all Moxie’s & Pop Up’s all over the city. What’s ‘Hard’ lemonade? That’s serving up delicious vodka- spiked lemonade at restaurants and various…

It’s the Feta Culture — Favourites Of 10-Courses W/ Krinos Feta

Experiencing the #KrinosFetaCulture I love feta, and it’s crumbly, milky and salty texture. But, I didn’t know the bounds of feta beyond the good ol’ Greek salad. To this, I was thrilled to be joining in on an evening with Krinos, where I learned about the beauty of feta cheese and all of it’s possible…