Cócktails

The Best Tropical Cocktails To Sip This Summer

Parmjit Parmar | Posted 07.27.2016 | Canada Living
Parmjit Parmar

I've been fortunate enough over the last few years to travel to many tropical locations; and summer in Toronto, with its soaring temperatures makes me long for beaches and island drinks. So here are some of the best cocktails I've been lucky enough to sample from around the world.

20 Drink Recipes You'll Need This Summer

BiteMeMore.com | Posted 07.21.2016 | Canada Living
BiteMeMore.com

Want to be your very own backyard bartender? From sangria and slushies to mojitos and margaritas, we've got you covered with all the best summer drinks. Armed with these simple, thirst-quenching recipes and a few terrific tips, get ready to beat the heat and make a huge splash this season.

Summer Drink Recipes Fit For Patio Lounging

Melissa Jovanoski | Posted 06.22.2016 | Canada Living
Melissa Jovanoski

From cool cocktails to nutrient-rich smoothies, let's get to sippin' with these easy to make at-home recipes that are also perfecting for summer entertaining!

Fire Up The Summer Barbecue Grill With Whiskey

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 06.17.2016 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

This summer, consider adding whiskey to the melange of beers and wines at your next barbecue. Although it may seem intimidating to include such a strong spirit into the mix, once you know the tips to serving whiskey, it can elevate your drink game and impress your guests.

New In Town: Brunch At Chase Fish & Oyster

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 05.26.2016 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

The Chase Fish & Oyster, the more relaxed sister of the upscale Chase fine dining spot, is the latest restaurant to throw their Sunday brunch hat in the proverbial ring. Having just debuted their menu at the end of April, I had a chance to taste a few of the menu items.

25 Sangria Recipes To Sip On This Summer

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 05.12.2016 | Canada Living

Mind cutting us a slice of sangria cake?

Taste The Feeling With Coca-Cola

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 03.07.2016 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

Taste the Feeling is Coca-Cola's newest global campaign that hopes to capture the hearts and minds of a younger generation. Although the brand has been under a dark cloud of increasing scrutiny due to an ever-increasing and health-conscious public, Coca-Cola is resilient. And iconic.

Where To Drink The Best Craft Cocktails In Pittsburgh

Parmjit Parmar | Posted 02.08.2016 | Canada Travel
Parmjit Parmar

Craft cocktails are all the rage and mixology is alive and well throughout the country. Whether you prefer a simple cocktail (the type your parents might have enjoyed, like a gimlet) or something a bit hipper (from prohibition-styled cocktails to exotic mixes), Pittsburgh has it all.

A Speakeasy Supper At Toronto's Parcae

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 01.07.2016 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

Chef Danny Hassell (formerly of Buca, Bar Buca) and Chef Joseph Awad (formerly of Martin Picard's Cabane à sucre/Sugar Shack), have merged the flavours of Italy and Quebec. And if that unique pairing hasn't already piqued diners' interest, Parcae has another lure to draw in the crowds: its impeccable wine list.

20 Cocktail Recipes To Help You Ring In The New Year

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 12.31.2015 | Canada Living

Cheers!

Kupfert And Kim Offers An Accessible Take On Vegan Fare

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

Suss and Kupfert's aim is just to offer another choice to the city -- not just for vegetarians and vegans, but for those who are seeking quality foods to enrich their diets with. Even the most staunch of carnivores can enjoy meals here (points at self)

Hangover Helper: 12 Tips To Help You Recover Faster

Andrea Sarjeant | Posted 12.15.2015 | Canada Living
Andrea Sarjeant

Hydrate! Even if you can't drink a glass of water between each alcoholic drink, at the very least, try to drink a massive glass of water when you get home and again when you wake up the next day. This will have the greatest impact on how you feel the next day.

Exploring The Vibrant Orlando Food Scene

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 11.18.2015 | Canada Travel
Tiffany Leigh

As promised, here's the rest of my edible tale. But first, a fun fact: Did you know that Central Florida boasts the most amount of James Beard nominat...

Orlando's Dining Scene Is Experiencing A Revolution

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 11.13.2015 | Canada Travel
Tiffany Leigh

Yes, there's still a litany of chain restaurants that reside in the endless string of plazas and strip-malls one sees on International drive. But, as far as the perception goes that it represents Orlando's dining scene -- is an outdated notion -- a relic of the past.

10 Spooky Cocktails To Serve At Your Halloween Party

The Huffington Post Canada | The Girls On Bloor | Posted 10.14.2015 | Canada Living

Treat your guests with these Halloween-inspired cocktails.

How To Make Your Favourite Summer Cocktail

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada Living

Is there anything more amazing than sitting on a beach sipping a cool, crisp cocktail? We don't think so. But just because you're not necessarily beac...

6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Puerto Rico

Lisa Jackson | Posted 05.13.2016 | Canada Travel
Lisa Jackson

Too often, Canadian vacationers overlook Puerto Rico as a sun destination. But this lively island just south of Miami is filled with history, culture, ecotourism, and an incredible food scene.

7 Bold Summer Drinks to Kick Off Patio Season

Gillian Farber | Posted 06.29.2015 | Canada Living
Gillian Farber

After enduring a long, brutally cold winter, nothing indicates summer more for Canadians than their first cocktail outside on a patio. "Patio weather" has not only become a common phrase for us Canadians but it's actually developed into its own season.

Ottawa's After-Work Cocktail Scene

Yelp Canada | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada Living
Yelp Canada

From locally sourced ingredients to house-made bitters and even a vegan cocktail menu, Ottawa's watering holes are raising the after-work drinking bar. Whether you need a place to dust off the day's trials or toast to a week well done, these businesses are serving up the best in Ottawa craft cocktails.

Halloween Cocktail Recipes by Top Toronto Restaurants

Melissa Jovanoski | Posted 12.21.2014 | Canada Living
Melissa Jovanoski

This Halloween, be sure to raise the spirits at your monster mash with delicious and spooky cocktails. Check out the top Halloween cocktails from a few of the city's favourite restaurants and draw some inspiration to get creative for your own haunted festivities!

How to Behave at Your Office Party

Dee Brun | Posted 02.02.2014 | Canada Living
Dee Brun

Well that time of year has rolled around again: office party time. I have been to many work parties in my day and have been witness to uncanny acts of drunkenness and debauchery. I have seen the office party make and break many careers. Here are my top five dos and don'ts for your holiday office party.

5 Cocktails to Help Toast Summer in Style

Paul Shufelt | Posted 10.14.2013 | Canada Living
Paul Shufelt

With the days of summer quickly slipping away we want to do what we can to savour every last ray of sunshine and bask in its warmth before the snow flies again. What better way to do that than to enjoy a delicious cocktail on your patio?

Vancouver Restaurant Takes Flight on Seedy Street

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada
Adrian Brijbassi

When you taste the carrot cake puree, served alongside the tenderest of duck breasts, you realize that Makoto Ono isn't only a wonderfully talented ch...

5 Craft Cocktail Concoctions Favoured by Yelpers

Wendy Peters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Canada Alberta
Wendy Peters

Some folks think snazzing up a drink only requires a little umbrella or a maraschino cherry. Bars all over Calgary are proving them wrong by serving up creative concoctions, and Yelpers are here to show you a few of their faves!

Why You Should Add Bitters To Your Cocktails

CP | Megan Cole, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2013 | Canada Living

VICTORIA - Tradition is an important ingredient in a family business, and for Victoria Spirits, known for its gin, it is also part of their bitters.In...