Category: Food

Try a little piece of Italy via Australia in NYC at Gran Tivoli

When you first walk into Gran Tivoli, located on the Lower East Side in Manhattan, you are immediately hit with the most charming ambience and friendly staff. Their dinner menu is delectable and they now open for Brunch as well. …

Cocktail ideas for the long weekend

The long weekend is here and it time to kick back, enjoy the hopefully beautiful weather and make some delicious cocktails with friends. Since our friends over at Bacardi always have our back we asked them what they plan on…

7 Top Recipes you Must Try with Wine as an Ingredient

You purchased an expensive bottle of wine and you wonder what other things you can do with it aside from drinking. Well, I got an answer for you: bake or cook with wine.   You probably wouldn’t cook with wine…

Sosta: A trip to Italy for your tastebuds

*post and photos by Erika Larson Imagine stepping off the street in Hermosa Beach and feeling immediately transported to Italy. The warm, ocean air flowing freely in through the long, white curtains, and the soothing sound of an Italian crooner…

RED + TRUFF – The hot sauce making a difference

Fan favourite gourmet hot sauce, TRUFF, has officially partnered with (RED), the AIDS organization founded by Bono and Bobby Shriver, and leading youth culture e-commerce and content platform NTWRK,  and we are all for it! Today, nearly 22 million people living…

Sampling what Salazar has to offer

* by Erika Larson, LA based contributor Situated in LA’s growing Frogtown right along the LA River, Salazar is a true gem in what’s becoming an increasingly popular part of Los Angeles. As someone who can’t say I make it…

Second Harvest scores with Toronto Taste

This past weekend I had the honour of joining in with some of Toronto greatest food lovers, creators and Connoisseur’s to enjoy an evening in support of Second Harvest known as Toronto Taste. For those of you that don’t know,…

Bake something special for Mother’s Day

Anyone who knows me knows how close I am to my wonderful parents. My entire life I’ve been the first to admit that I won the parent lottery with those two, and I have spent most of my existence in…