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Cocktail Supplies in Canada

Resources For Bar Tools and Cocktail Supplies In Canada

Cocktail culture is a trending thing in North America. But the question is – where can you find quality bar tools and cocktail supplies in Canada? As Adam McDowell writes in his book Drinks: A User’s Guide, we are now living in a golden age of cocktails. More home bar carts and basement bars include the good stuff. Fancy glassware ...

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Pick your own apples in Ontario

Pick Your Own Apples in Ontario: A Fall Tradition

The air is crisper and the days shorter. Cinnamon and cloves, and pumpkin spiced coffee are scents that dominate bakeries and coffee shops. And it’s time to participate in the annual tradition where you pick your own apples in Ontario. Grandparents and parents take kids to see where food really comes from. They enjoy a few hours on a farm, ...

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Melitta Pour Over Coffee Brewer

Top 5 Reasons Why I Love The Melitta Pour Over Coffee Brewer

Fellow coffee addicts –  do you often wish you could make a coffee that tastes like something served in a high-end restaurant? I have found a way to make it with the Melitta Pour Over Coffee Brewer. Coffee is something I have to have daily. I even love the scent of freshly ground coffee. I’ve never made coffee this way, ...

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Peter and Pat's Pierogies

Peter and Pat’s Pierogies Are Now In Canada

It’s hard to find pierogies that come close to grandma’s pierogi recipe. Those doughy pillows of deliciousness are a staple in Polish and Ukrainian cuisine – and for us an occasional treat. So I was pleased to find a new brand that’s almost like hers – Peter and Pat’s Pierogies are now available at Costco in Canada ($9.99 / 1.36 ...

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Nothing Bundt Cakes mini cakes

Nothing Bundt Cakes Comes to Canada

You can’t stop at one, even though you know the creamy sweet icing and moist cake is a special treat. Nothing Bundt Cakes in Burlington, Ontario (3350 Fairview St) is the first Canadian location of the popular US-based chain specializing in bundt cakes that come in a variety of sizes and flavours. Paired with a cup of coffee or tea, ...

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Rosé and Blush Wines

Why I Hate Rosé and Blush Wines

I despise rosé and blush wines for summer drinking. I really do. I don’t like to see them on patio tables or on the side table, chilling in a wine bucket. I don’t like seeing them on LCBO table displays, luring me in with the pretty pink colour and gorgeous bottle labels. You may wonder what have a rosé or ...

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#SiponSummer Two Oceans Wine

Summer Sipping with Two Oceans Moscato Wine

Can I tell you how much I love Spring and the early Summer period? The temperatures are perfect for sitting on a backyard patio or deck and enjoying a glass of wine. The Canadian PR agency representing South African wine brand Two Oceans reached out to me with the opportunity to review Two Oceans Moscato wine – what perfect timing ...

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