Category Food

Secret Diners: The Prince Japanese Steakhouse

Words by Tara Pepper  Bobby and I were looking for something different to do for dinner the other night. We went through all the regular options and decided on something Asian, but sushi by itself wasn’t quite right. What we… Continue Reading →

Tara’s Tales and Tastings #26: Anchor Bar Comes to Hamilton!

Words by Tara Pepper One of our favourite stops any time we visit Buffalo, New York has to be Frank and Teressa’s Anchor Bar, famous for being the creators of Buffalo chicken wings way back in 1964. As the story… Continue Reading →

Chocolate: A Gift from the Gods!

Words by Jordan Villanueva Chocolate is the product of the cacao tree fruit, which is found in tropical climates. The first documented use of cacao is accredited to the Toltec tribe in Mesoamerica as early as 600 BCE, mixed with… Continue Reading →

Ice Cream and Gelato

When the weather’s hot, make every day a sundae! Amici Caf? & Gelateria Try authentic homemade gelato with fresh, natural flavours and a variety of ingredients at this hip destination. 1 Hurontario St. 905-990-0375 Caff? Demetre An exclusive desserts restaurant… Continue Reading →

Tara’s Tales and Tastings #31: You Gotta Eat Here!

Words by Tara Pepper I’m not a big television watcher but when I do indulge, I like to tune in to the Food Network. One of the shows that I truly enjoy is You Gotta Eat Here! The host, John… Continue Reading →

Spirit of the City Restaurant Guide

Looking for a great place to eat? Look no further: here are our favourite restaurants in Mississauga! Bistro Narra The sister restaurant to The Apricot Tree, Bistro Narra’s service is outstanding and the d?cor is slick and modern, but comfortable…. Continue Reading →

Tara’s Tales and Tastings #15: Tara’s Entertaining Secrets #1

Words by Tara Pepper I love to entertain and to cook for friends and family; it’s one of those things that gives me great pleasure. I have no problem spending a whole day—or sometimes days—in the kitchen making the perfect… Continue Reading →

Good Eats: Restaurant Picks of 2012

Thank you to the following restaurants for keeping my calorie count high and my hunger satisfied!  Words by Jordan Villanueva Another year passed, a few pounds gained! I’m ringing in 2013 with my pick of favourite local eateries who have… Continue Reading →

Celebrating All Things Local

Support farmers, save the environment and savour the flavour. Words by Tonia Wilson Sometimes I see trends as negative, since they tend to be fleeting fads. There is, however, one trend that has taken hold lately for the betterment of… Continue Reading →

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