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Son of a Peach in Burlington

Son of a Peach in Burlington

The name of  Son of a Peach in Burlington is unforgettable. With a play on the similar sounding “Son of a Bitch”, this downtown “gastro-pizzeria” has stood out from all other restaurants in the area with its funky name. But there’s more to this spot in Village Square than its interesting moniker. The food is fresh and flavourful and the ...

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Bitten on Locke Street

Review: Bitten on Locke Street

We were warned before hand, by the sales clerk at Ceylon Tea Bush - "When you enter the store, you get this most amazing smell", he said. He was true to his word. As soon as we entered Bitten on Locke Street in Hamilton, we were met with the scent of vanilla, sugar, cocoa, strawberries... your dream come true if you have a sweet tooth.

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Naroma Pizza in Burlington

NaRoma Pizza in Burlington

Our favourite Locke St, Hamilton Italian pizza place has opened a new location in my city, making it infinitely easier for me to add a few pounds to my hips via their mouth-watering pizza. NaRoma Pizza in Burlington is now open, and serving up delicious gourmet pizza for dine-in and take-out. I fell in love with NaRoma’s Brie & Prosciutto ...

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Polish grzanki

Polish Grzanki – Delicious Snacks

There’s an art to creating a delicious, authentic Italian pizza. Nobody can dispute that. However, in a pinch, Polish grzanki will do to satisfy the craving for bread, tomato sauce, cheese and perhaps a pepperoni sausage. Grzanki (g-zhanki) are a very simple way of making a warmed up sandwich snack “po Włosku” using simple foods found at home. Like bruschetta, ...

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Food Tourism in Southern Ontario

Food Tourism in Southern Ontario

While many Torontonians and foreign visitors normally head to Niagara-on-the Lake and the surrounding wine region to immerse themselves in the culinary offerings southern Ontario has to offer, other areas such as Norfolk County offer a quieter, yet equally exciting food scene. Food tourism in southern Ontario is slowly flourishing, providing a great alternative for shopping and a new source ...

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Taste of Burlington 2014

Taste of Burlington 2014: The Launch Party

The Taste of Burlington 2014, summer edition, is starting soon! Starting on July 20th and running through to August 3, 2014, it’s the food-lovers adventure in this lovely city just 30 to 40 minutes west of Toronto. I had the privilege of participating in the launch event on June 26th, as part of the local media and bloggers, helping promote ...

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