Tag: dinner

TESTED: The Butcher Shoppe

Like many, I’ve been at home for a while now cooking up a storm for obvious reasons. Even though things are opening back up, cooking daily for myself isn’t going to change anytime soon. I have to admit I loved…

How To Host the Best Dinner Parties

Dinner parties are relaxing and enticing to people of all ages. Perhaps you recently attended one that knocked your socks off, and now you feel it is your time to shine. If you want to impress your guests and learn…

Go Local: Crafty Ramen

What is the neverending question we ask ourselves daily? What’s for dinner. While that can some days seem like an easy question, after more than a year at home, I must admit I’ve run through many of my ideas for…

Cooking Made Easy with The Always Pan

If you’re anything like me, you’ve done more cooking in the last year than you did in the decade before, and since the laying low and staying home moto doesn’t seem to be ending any time soon, it appears I’ll…

35 years later La Fenice still offers up fantastic fare

This past week we paid a visit to La Fenice, which over the 35 years since it opened has become a staple on King West in Toronto and now, we understand why. Luigi Orgera and his wife Sandra opened La…

Function Bar takes us back to our childhood

Function Bar, one of the latest additions to the ever growing and might I add amazing food scenes here in Toronto had us out for a visit for a special preview and we have to say, we felt a bit like…

How to Host the Ultimate Dinner Party This Season

‘Tis the season to gather with friends and family and celebrate all that you’re thankful for. But just because Thanksgiving has ended in the U.S., doesn’t mean you still can’t host a Friendsgiving-style dinner party this season. Even though Friendsgiving…

Dream Job Diary with Stefano Faita

If you’re Canadian and don’t know who Stefano Faita is, I don’t know where you have been. That being said, let me tell you a bit about him. Stefano is what I like to call a culinary jack of all trades….

We Live Grand – The ultimate dinner with Grand Marnier

We’ve been very lucky to share a wonderful friendship with Grand Marnier over the years we have worked in the media. Really it comes as no surprise. If there’s a brand that always conducts itself with equal parts intrigue and class, Grand…