Category Archives: Travel

Perennial Plate is Back!

For Place and For Animals is the first video from Perennial Plate husband and wife team Daniel and Mirra, who took some time off to start a family.  I’m very happy to see them back! I love their gallivanting videos … Continue reading

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The Art of Plastic Food

Plastic sushi, soba, udon and pork cutlets outside of Japanese restaurants is ubiquitous. So much so I don’t even notice it anymore. I was once told that it came about after world war two when Japan was occupied by allied forces, who didn’t … Continue reading

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Bar Tartine

Regular readers will know that  my latest obsession with Layer Cakes and Sour Dough Bread inspired by the folks at Tartine Bakery in San Francisco, is actually just a further exploration of my love of the San Francisco food scene. … Continue reading

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Glue Pudding Anyone?

Saw this walking home yesterday and just had to share.  I love living on the edge of Chinatown it really reminds you of how diverse the food universe is.  I’m sure this is just a bad translation, but I sure … Continue reading

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Lord and Taylor’s Food Themed Christmas Windows

I was walking to dinner last night and saw that even thought it’s only November 19th at Lord and Taylor it’s Christmas!  I have always loved their windows and figured that given that two of the windows were food themed … Continue reading

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Air Canada’s EnRoute Magazine’s 10 Best Restaurants in Canada

In my “promotions” mailbox today was an email from Air Canada that was breathlessly titled:  The list is out!  The list it turns out was their annual top 10 best restaurants across Canada list. The article is nicely art directed, well … Continue reading

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Montreal, Markets and Joe Beef

Sure Toronto and Vancouver both have vital and diverse food scenes, but nothing beats Montreal for sheer exclusiveness and joie de vivre!

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