Posts Tagged ‘Farmer’s Market’

Le Dolci — Cooking Classes Just Got Sweeter

7 Jul, 2014  |  by Ama Scriver

words by Ama Scriver | photos by Yuli Scheidt If you love food half as much as I do then you’re probably also left wondering sometimes, “How do they do it?”. Thankfully, there are several cooking classes around the city to indulge those Masterchef feels, but the ones that have really caught my eye lately are those offered by Le Dolci. Owner and operator of the quintessential French bakery, Lisa Sanguedolce, has ventured outside the realm of pastry for the…

We Love Our Sugar Mamma’s Mini Donuts!

9 Sep, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

photos by yuli scheidt It’s Saturday morning and the smell of freshly fried dough has hit the air. If you’re in the Christie and St Clair area, then you might be smelling the sweet, delicious, mad-cookery of Sugar Mamma’s Mini Donuts at the Wychwood Barns Farmer’s Market every Saturday. Say hello to Wade Vroom and Keith Barker, your two bad boys behind the mobile mini donut pop-up.  We sat down together on Saturday morning during the Farmer’s Market and chatted about…

Dundas Park Kitchen Bringing Comfort Food Home

8 Aug, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

Over the past few months, a stretch of new restaurants have opened along Dundas West that have been offering healthy, grab and go choices.  One such place is the Dundas Park Kitchen, which nestled right beside the Belljar Cafe. I first came into contact with owners Alex Tso and Melanie Harris after they offered up an old espresso machine (on Facebook) from the old Portuguese restaurant they were refurbishing to make their own.  My partner ended up obtaining the machine…

Cool Down Right Meow: Philip’s Ice Pops

8 Aug, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

It has been a hot one this summer and sometimes you just need that right treat to cool down.  Perhaps you’ve seen Katie Rachael Walker busting around the streets of downtown Toronto on her modded-out cargo bike selling Philip’s Ice Pops, her delicious creation. The company, which just launched at the end of May, has been serving up some icy delicious ice-pop goodness in several different flavours including: Lemon Ginger Rosemary, Fresh Orange & Vanilla Bean, Salted Watermelon, and Organic…