Dessert

12 Kitchen Tricks You Need To Know

BiteMeMore.com | Posted 08.25.2016 | Canada Living
BiteMeMore.com

Everyone has a kitchen secret or two. There's the aunt who won't share her meatball recipe for fear that someone will make it better than her. There's the grandmother who gives her apple pie recipe but omits the apples. Then, there's the friend who makes it all look so effortless, masterfully balancing it all while putting out a jaw-dropping spread. Well get ready, because we're sharing our secrets.

3 Mind-Blowing Recipes For S'mores Day

Nikki Fotheringham | Posted 08.10.2016 | Canada Living
Nikki Fotheringham

August 10th is International S'mores Day people and while you never need an excuse to enjoy this most Canadian of campfire desserts, you almost have an obligation to enjoy this sticky treat tonight. While we page homage to the classic s'more, we've also prepared some delightful alternatives for those who like to walk on the wild side.

28 Cool Treats That Will Help You Beat The Heat

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada Living

Ice cream cake forever!

An Ice Cream With A Great Beet

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 06.28.2016 | Canada
Tiffany Leigh

Brassaii restaurant has been a mainstay on the King West block a decade now. Although, they cater to the clubbing and lounge crowds, they've also been...

5 Mouthwatering Yogurt Dip Recipes

Huffington Post Canada | Huffington Post Canada Sponsored Feature | Posted 05.02.2016 | Canada Living

Yogurt dip recipes that satisfy a global palette

Yogurt Through The Years (INFOGRAPHIC)

Huffington Post Canada | Huffington Post Canada Sponsored Feature | Posted 04.26.2016 | Canada Living

How did yogurt become so popular? A look at the snack food's rise in fame

5 Yogurt Swaps That Will Change Your Life

Huffington Post Canada | Huffington Post Canada Sponsored Feature | Posted 04.18.2016 | Canada Living

Five yogurt swaps that can make dishes healthier while adding some great flavour to tried and true classics.

Breakfast Bowl Recipes FTW!

The Huffington Post Canada | Huffington Post Sponsored Feature | Posted 04.13.2016 | Canada Living

Kick-start your morning with a breakfast bowl -- arguably Instagram’s most popular breakfast offering.

What The Heck Is Kefir?

The Huffington Post Canada | Huffington Post Sponsored Feature | Posted 04.13.2016 | Canada Living

We see bottles of Kefir on grocery store shelves but what is it exactly and how can we eat it?

How To Make Chocolate Covered Figs

Meghan Telpner | Posted 03.31.2016 | Canada Living
Meghan Telpner

I'm confident you're familiar with dried figs, but fresh? They're sweet and juicy with that little bit of crunch from the seeds is a side benefit to the number of delicious health benefits. So what would happen if we took this pleasure food and lovingly coated it in one of the greatest aphrodisiacs, chocolate?

28 No-Bake Desserts To Serve This Easter

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 03.02.2016 | Canada Living

(And when you're too lazy to bake).

A Swoon-Worthy Valentine's Day Menu To Impress Your Love

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

Opt for a few aces up your sleeves this Valentine's Day. To add some context to this statement, I reference a timeless adage: "The way to someone's heart is through their stomach." There's no denying the truth in those words. Attaining culinary success in spades can guarantee you affection in return.

Make This Gingerbread Cake To Celebrate Holiday Happiness

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 12.21.2015 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

If you're an avid baker like me and doing a LOT of swirling and mixing this time of year, I understand that it can be stressful. Supermarkets can run out of the necessities you need. But, I assure you that my gingerbread cake is easy to make and assemble. It's also stupendously forgiving.

Festive Feasting Inspired By Toronto's Café Boulud

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 12.16.2015 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

If you do want to spoil yourself with lavish eats, I recommend any of the specialty meals at Café Boulud, located inside the Four Seasons Hotel. Crafted by Chef Sylvain Assié and overseen by Chef Daniel Boulud himself, you may have a difficult time returning to your regularly scheduled meal times afterwards.

Chocolate Dipped Macaroons Are The Power Snack You've Been Missing

Meghan Telpner | Posted 11.25.2015 | Canada Living
Meghan Telpner

I began experimenting with some classic nutrient-packed ingredients and then did something I rarely do: I added a protein powder to the mix. The key was to make a fibre-rich, protein-rich and fat-rich recipe: the trifecta of a power snack. And so, I landed at a chocolate dipped, vanilla macaroon.

A Tasting Tour Of MLSE's e11even

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 11.24.2015 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

When a restaurant is owned by a company whose vision and mandate does not address food -- but rather sports and entertainment -- it gives me cause for concern. MLSE: Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, is an archetype of this business model. But of course, a company such as this would (inevitably) expand into food-focused outlets, regardless.

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.

L.A. Froyo Fave Pinkberry Opens First Ontario Location

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 09.13.2016 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

They recently swirled into Eastern Canada with a grand opening at Square One Mall in Mississauga. I was present for the star-studded opening and ribbon cutting ceremony which included Former Mayor Hazel McCallion and current Mayor Bonnie Crombie. Even fashion maven Jeanne Becker made an appearance, who asserted herself to be a "Pinkberry virgin."

Cheese Boutique Host the League of Extraordinary Chefs

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 07.30.2016 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

A few steps inside and already-- I'm engulfed in awe; this shop is teeming with artisan delicacies, the stars of which are the seemingly endless chees...

Levetto

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 07.26.2016 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

In its modest dwellings, Levetto is an archetype of a fast-casual entity that's executed with earnest pleasure. It is restaurant-worthy fare at fa...

The Perfect Dessert for Your Summer Potluck

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 07.10.2016 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

As a veteran potluck dessert-bringer, I've learned that squares are your most reliable companions. They're the archetype of the ideal sweet to bring to a party. Meanwhile, cheesecakes, cakes, cupcakes -- all gleefully dainty -- but so spectacularly fussy.

12 Mouthwatering Ways To Make Eggs

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 06.23.2015 | Canada Living

What's not to love about eggs? They're packed with quality protein, can be eaten at breakfast, lunch or dinner and they taste great when made savoury ...

The Right Way To Make Brownies In A Mug

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 05.25.2015 | Canada Living

Remember that time when you were on Pinterest late at night and you saw that simple step-by-step image showing you how to make a no-fuss mug brownie? ...

Escape to These 5 Sweet Hotels With Your Sweetie

Trivago.ca | Posted 04.12.2015 | Canada Travel
Trivago.ca

With Valentine's Day just around the corner to remind us to indulge in our sweet (or semi-sweet) tooth this February, we've hunted for the world's best boutique hotels that are taking our favorite aphrodisiac to the next level.

How to Make Crispy Gluten-Free Ginger Cookies

Meghan Telpner | Posted 03.14.2015 | Canada Living
Meghan Telpner

What better way to ease into this fresh new year than to settle in with some fresh baked gluten-free ginger cookies?