Last week, I had the pleasure of meeting with Purdys’ Master Chocolate Connoisseur Peter Blanchet at one of the chocolate shop’s newest locations in downtown Toronto. The family-owned chocolate shop opened in British Columbia in 1907 and has countless loyal fans across the country. Purdys’ signature chocolates also happen to be made almost entirely without the […]
I asked the food specialists in the Test Kitchen which recipes meant the most to them. Here’s what they said (along with a sneak peek of those recipes!).
In Canadian Living’s The Ultimate Cookbook, we aim to give you all the tools you need in one place, no matter your level of cooking expertise. Regardless of the occasion—from weeknights to the most special family gatherings— you’ll find the recipe you need, including easy-to-follow instructions, how-to photos, and all of our secret tips and tricks for success. Here is a selection of our favourite recipes.
The FOOD & Wine Festival is taking place in Toronto this weekend (Friday September 18th through Sunday September 20th) and our Test Kitchen couldn’t be more excited! I caught up with Gail Simmons, FOOD & WINE magazine‘s Special Projects Director (and Toronto native!), to ask her about her involvement with the festival, chat about some […]
We’re running a pretty amazing contest for anyone who loves to travel, sightsee and sample authentic Italian food. Head to our contest page to enter for your chance to win a trip for two to the breathtaking Amalfi coast. The trip includes a cooking class using organic produce, a wine tasting with local meats and […]
« Taste Canada Cookbook» Contest Rules 1. The « Taste Canada Cookbook» contest is held by Groupe TVA and Canadian Living. Groupe TVA and Canadian Living are collectively hereinafter named: the “contest organizers”. The contest runs on the Internet, from August 24th, 2015 at 12:00 AM ET to August 31st,2015 at 11:59 PM ET (hereinafter: […]
A delicious event is currently taking place in Canada — and you can take part! As a tasty way to celebrate lentils, 24 restaurants in seven different cities across the country — Vancouver, Calgary, Halifax, Winnipeg, Sasktatoon, Ottawa and Toronto — are featuring a lentil-based dish on their menu for the entire month of June. […]
You can’t get much more Canadian than this. A Quebec restaurant served up a three tiered poutine wedding ‘cake’ this weekend for a very special bachelorette party. According to the Journal de Montreal, the cheesy creation was cooked up by staff at the Patate Mallette in Beauharnois, Que., after they received a 12 person order […]
Coming up on May 15th is Food Revolution Day. Started by celebrity chef Jamie Oliver, this symbolic day was created to get us all thinking about where our food comes from and how we can better educate future generations about ‘real’ food and nutrition. The main goal of the campaign is to push governments to […]
Gearing up for the Victoria Day long weekend? Get inspired for the start of your best BBQ season yet by joining our Twitter chat. You can also win 1 of 3 $50 spices and sauces prize packs from McCormick! When: Tuesday May 12 from 8 to 9 p.m. ET Where: Follow us @canadianliving and use […]