Posts Tagged ‘Salad’

Bite & Sip, Toronto’s most authentic pretzel

12 Dec, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

Originally posted to Ama’s twice-weekly column on Toronto Is Awesome. If you’re much like me, sometimes you crave something a little salty in your life. The perfect answer to this is one of snack’s finest creations: the pretzel. Venturing into the heart of the Annex, tucked away within the walls of Honest’s Ed’s is a small but humble shop named, Bite & Sip which has well, some of the best pretzels this city has to offer. Did I mention that…

Friday Foodie Five

9 Sep, 2013  |  by Yuli Scheidt

Every Friday we bring you our favourite foodie sights and sounds. Everything from food packaging and food inspired art, to recipes and reviews. 1. Sweets – Pistachio Pound Cake Love that green! 2. Elsewhere – Montemartre,  Chelsea, NYC I could see myself downing a few here. What beautiful light! 3. Little Bites – Fig and Melon Salad with Creamy Lemon Vinaigrette What a sexy salad… 4. Kitchen Envy – White on White My grandma has this white enamel coffee pot. I wish I knew what became…

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…

Friday Foodie Five

8 Aug, 2013  |  by Yuli Scheidt

Every Friday we bring you our favourite foodie sights and sounds. Everything from food packaging and food inspired art, to recipes and reviews.  1. Salad – Watermelon, Orange & Feta 2. Noodles – Udon 3. Breakfast – Coconut, Almond & Quinoa Pancake 4. Sandwiches – Avocado, Mozzarella, and Jalapeño Chimichurri Grilled Cheese 5. Meyer Lemon Creme Brulee

Chef Toben Kochman Makes Summer Recipes Sing

7 Jul, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

When it comes to summer cooking, everyone is grill crazy. However, Chef Toben Kochman of Toben Foods by Design has told us to step away from the grill and re-evaluate our summer cooking options while still keeping things light and healthy. A few weeks back, I was invited to a cooking class with Chef Toben (Cordon Bleu Paris and Michelin Star Chef) and catering director Elana Kochman who showed me how to put a signature twist on entertaining in the…