Tag Archives: Ottawa

Traditional beef tartare

Top quality ingredients shine in this classic dish! I’ll never forget the first time I tasted beef tartare. I’d avoided it out of unfounded fears about eating raw beef, but curiosity eventually got the better of me and I was … Continue reading

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Transparent Kitchen making delicious connections between diners, chefs and suppliers

A more satisfying dining experience starts with being informed! I almost never get tired of cooking at home, but the occasional trip to a restaurant is definitely a welcomed treat. I tend to favour chef-owned spots where I know the … Continue reading

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Road tripping: much more than a château in Montebello

Great reasons to visit the Outaouais in winter!  Aside from my family, cooking and reading, one of the other abiding passions in my life is travelling. This year, I’ve decided to focus on some of the amazing destinations that are … Continue reading

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FLUX popup at Bar Lupulus will be a feast for all the senses  

Limited tickets available for this delicious, inventive evening! Popup dinners are one of the best ways to enjoy the true talents of a culinary community. There is a fantastic one happening in Ottawa at Bar Lupulus on March 19 at … Continue reading

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Mad about mushrooms

A peek at the magic that happens at a mushroom farm! If you’re like me, chances are mushrooms became an acquired taste. When I first tasted them as a child, they’d come out of a tin and the texture just … Continue reading

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Feast of Fields Ottawa’s most delicious fundraiser

Don’t miss out on the event of the season! Last year, the retooled Feast of Fields event delivered one delightful surprise after another, all evening long. It felt like a fabulous cocktail party, with some of Ottawa’s most talented chefs … Continue reading

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Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods – episode 10 recipes

Shining a spotlight on Maritime hospitality! The new summertime episodes of Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods on Rogers TV Ottawa have been such a treat to prepare. I love to travel and have visited many regions in Canada, something that makes … Continue reading

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