I had been looking forward to seeing Nigella Lawson at the Yorkdale Indigo for weeks! She was going to do a signing of her new cookbook At My Table and I was determined to go. The problem? The MEGA ice storm! It was causing flights to be cancelled including Nigella’s. My friend Kelly was checking […]
Get “How To Instant Pot” on Amazon for 15% off!
Get this! Remember the giveaway I did for How to Instant Pot cookbook? Until the end of the year starting Boxing Day you can get it for 15% off on Amazon.com (U.S. only) with promo code: 15INSTANT! I am loving this book so far. I have already made homemade ricotta thanks to its pressure cooking wisdom. I […]
Yum & Yummer’s Honey Mustard & Herb Roasted Chicken
The recipe testing of Greta Podleski‘s cookbook Yum & Yummer continues with this fabulous chicken dish! This recipe serves 5 so I divided it in half for us but will write it out in full for you. The Ingredients For the marinade you will need: 1/4 cup honey, 1/4 cup grainy Dijon mustard, 3 tbsp fresh lemon juice, 1 […]
How to Instant Pot Cookbook by Daniel Shumski Giveaway!
Cookbook Review: Feast – Recipes & Stories from a Canadian Road Trip
The Book I do not think I could have been more excited about a cookbook than when I heard about Lindsay Anderson and Dana Vanveler‘s Feast: Recipes and Stories from a Canadian Road Trip. I heard them interviewed on CBC about their travels across Canada and their foodie adventures which they turned into a cookbook. I HAD […]
Cookbook Review: The East Van Foodie by Brad Hill
The Inspiration It was this poster in the window for The East Van Foodie that got me to explore the store Cook Culture. I stopped dead in my tracks and went inside searching for the book. Why? Because when it comes to food culture in Vancouver almost everything is focused on the downtown foodie scene. […]
Interview with Brad Hill, Creator of “The East Van Foodie”
Bourdain’s Cookbook ‘Appetites’ & Jeremiah Tower’s biography ‘Start the Fire’ Giveaway
Anna Olson’s Cookbook “Bake with Anna” Signing at Gourmet Warehouse
Sneak Peek into Michael Smith’s New Cookbook “Make Ahead Meals”
Penguin Random House Canada sent me a copy of Michael Smith’s Make Ahead Meals: Over 100 Easy Time-Saving Recipes which was such a lovely surprise! This cookbook has over 100 recipes to help you save time in the kitchen. Recipes include soups, stews, slow cooker, casseroles… I am looking forward to checking out his muffin ideas in particular and […]