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Meat Craft; Perogies, Bacon, Sausage

I needed to make dinner for the family and a friend of the my daughters this evening and I didn’t want my reputation my dad kitchen skills to be tarnished, so what to do? Stop in to see Butcher Greg … Continue reading

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Timber Gastropub; Eating in the City

On the weekend I happened to be downtown Vancouver and seized upon the opportunity to visit one of the restaurants that I follow on Instagram – Timber Gastropub. From Timber’s website – Timber is Chef Chris Whittaker’s second West End … Continue reading

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Romer’s for Dine Out 2016

I am still in Vancouver’s very trendy neighborhood of Yaletown doing some intensive training work. Tonight instead of working through dinner we took a short break and were able to wander off on our own for dinner. I chose to … Continue reading

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Cooking the Gammon Bacon

Before heading out of town for a weekend at my cabin I visited the folks at Port Moody’s Meat Craft Urban Butchery to get some meat to take along.   I bought four slices of Gammon bacon and a monstrous … Continue reading

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Jack’s Restaurant 

A burger patty stuffed with bacon and cheddar cheese, topped with onion fritters, slices of super fresh and ripe tomatoes all on a bun baked in the same Agassiz neighbourhood as Jack’s Restaurant – awesomeness.    

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The Simple Way to Make Candied Bacon

If you want a simple way to make candied bacon, watch and learn from my video. Sure, you could make a brine with a bunch of complicated ingredients and use a fancy brush to coat the bacon all while taking … Continue reading

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Limes and Chocolate Chip Cookies

A follow up on yesterday’s post about “limepocalypse”. I was across the border in the US this afternoon doing some research for a client and in the Blaine grocery store I saw a large display of limes – 2 for … Continue reading

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Poutine; the Quintessential Canadian Food

I consider burgers, apple pie, and cheddar cheese as the quintessential American foods. That  got me to wondering what the most quintessential Canadian foods are. What are the foods identified around the world as “Canadian”? After some deliberation I came … Continue reading

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