Category: Culinary

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mmmMorels

Morels are strange looking mushrooms. At first glance, most might doubt that they actually are mushrooms because of their dark, honeycomb structure, often described as brain-like. Okay, brain-like does not sound appetizing but trust...

Cowichan Wine & Culinary Festival 0

Cowichan Wine & Culinary Festival

On September 14 – 18, 2011, the Cowichan Valley is hosting the Cowichan Wine and Culinary Festival. Twenty-six participants will be showcasing their top wines, beers, or ciders, as well as delicious taste bud-tickling...

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Hurricane food

I was inspired by the glimpse of cold weather we just experienced earlier than supposed (thanks to Irene) to make a classic comfort food dish from Quebec. The “shepherd pie” that we actually call “Pâté Chinois” in...

Bread, I love you 0

Bread, I love you

I often ask myself what is the food item I could never live without. It happens a lot when I am eating something fabulous and it is usually something pretty simple. I did a mini...