28 Foil Pack Recipes That Are Ready For The Campfire

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 07.10.2015 | Canada Living

If you were to ask us what our favourite cooking supply is, our answer might surprise you. Aluminum foil, that kitchen staple, is an absolute must...

10 Steps To The Perfect Barbecue Chicken

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 07.09.2015 | Canada Living

It's barbecue season and there's nothing we love more than biting into a juicy drumstick fresh off the grill.

How to Throw the Best Backyard Bash in Ottawa

Yelp Canada | Posted 06.28.2015 | Canada Living
Yelp Canada

Summer is in full swing, and backyard barbecues, front porch cocktails and beach picnics are taking over your schedule. While it's amazing to enjoy the sunshine, entertaining can be hard work, especially when all you want to do is indulge.

Why Everything You Know about Barbecuing Is Wrong

Stephen Perrin | Posted 06.28.2015 | Canada Living
Stephen Perrin

Being heavily involved in the world of barbecue I have discovered that many well-known barbecue tips are in fact untrue. Having been around the barbecue block, let me share my best advice with those of you that will be lighting up your barbecues this coming Canada Day:

Eat Your Veggies, Off the Grill

Devon Peart | Posted 06.29.2015 | Canada Living
Devon Peart

From a nutrition standpoint, grilling is a great way to prepare foods because it uses very little fat except to add flavour, in limited amounts, if you choose. Also you don't lose nutrients in the cooking water as you do when you boil vegetables, which is the go-to vegetable prep method for a lot of people.

Three Grilling Tips to Get the Most Out of Barbecue Season

Mark McEwan | Posted 05.09.2015 | Canada Living
Mark McEwan

There's nothing better than a sunny day spent outdoors cooking on the barbecue. On weekends, I often find myself at the cottage rummaging around the fridge for anything I can throw on the grill. And because there is less pomp and circumstance around meals based on the grill, you get more time to savour with your guests.

A Healthy Grilling Guide To Get Your BBQ Up and Cooking

Lindsay Jang | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Living
Lindsay Jang

Try loin or round cuts for lean options of pork or beef. Salmon and Trout are great to throw in a tinfoil package with some potatoes, onions and lemon wedges. Tofu skewers or bean burgers add good variety if you're looking to go meatless. Make veggie skewers with tomatoes, peppers, zucchini and onions or use a grill basket to make a warm vegetable salad.

The Most Dangerous Foods You Can BBQ

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada Living

With the arrival of July, barbecuing is becoming more of a weekday dinner norm. From vegetables to meats to even baked goods, you can grill just about...

Get Your Barbecue Ready For Spring In 6 Easy Steps

Canadian Living | Rheanna Kish | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada Living

There are hardcore folks out there who fire up their grills all winter long. But once the snow starts to accumulate and the deck gets covered many los...

Healthy Grilling Options

Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

Summer's here and that means patios, cold drinks, gelato and many, many barbeques. Why grill? Apart from the joy of being outside in fabulous wea...

The Manly (and annoying) Art of BBQ'ing

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 08.18.2013 | Canada
Kathy Buckworth

One of the great things about barbequing is that it is usually easy to suck the man of the house into actually cooking. Something to do with an open f...

Summer BBQ Grilling Aptitude Test

Posted 04.08.2013 | Canada Living

Summer has many smells – the fresh air of the beach, the scent of newly-cut grass – but for many of us, the most distinctive summer smell is that ...

5 Grill Station Essentials

Posted 04.01.2013 | Canada Living

Are you an aspiring grill master? If you want to be known for your barbequing prowess and throwing the best cookouts on the block, a good starting poi...

How To Clean Your Grill Using Household Items

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.11.2012 | Canada Living

Here we are, in the midst of what's known by meat lovers (and some intrepid vegetarians) as grilling season, it's inevitable your chosen cooking surfa...

How To Grill: Top BBQ Trends For Spring 2012 (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

It's unofficially time to kick-off summer (what with the approaching Victoria Day/Memorial Day long weekends). And that can only mean one thing: it...

Give Your Burger A Healthy Makeover

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy McCarthy | Posted 10.10.2011 | Canada Living

All too often, when I review my clients' food journals, I see these "food-like" items on their have-eaten list. They admit to indulging in them after ...