18.7 C
Elmira, Ontario, Canada
Sunday, July 22, 2018

Spicing things up for breakfast

Egg farmers would insist their offerings aren’t just for breakfast, but with some additional downtime over the summer, there’s an option to make breakfast...

A healthier way to quench your thirst

Looking for some help to cool down this summer? As we struggle to keep the heat and humidity at bay, takeout is always an...

Fishing for a fresh take on burgers

Summer. Barbecue. Burgers. It’s a pretty standard combo, but that doesn’t mean you can’t mix it up a little, especially if you’re having people...

What’s red and white and delicious all over?

Downtown Elmira has a great new meeting place. This sweet little cafe is a welcomed addition to the neighbourhood, with fresh-ground coffee and treats...

Whipping up a refreshing frozen treat with local strawberries

Summer arrives today, and there’s been some very appropriate weather leading into the season. It’s also strawberry season, with roadside stands, u-pick patches and...

A little something extra to make dad’s day special

It’s that time of year we celebrate dad for all his hard work and keeping the family together – the constant errands and honey-do...

Taking poutine in a new direction out on the BBQ

Once a regional indulgence, poutine expanded across Quebec before becoming a true Canadian comfort food and then going international – there are poutine celebrations...

A good marinade can liven up your BBQ options

What’s in a marinade anyway? The summer heat in May has brought on fewer dishes and more grilling! The art of BBQ is a passion...

Expanding the options when firing up the grill

Along with the smell of fresh-cut grass, the aroma of backyard barbecues is a sure-fire sign of the season. Victoria Day weekend having been...

Going green and local as planting season starts

Planting season has begun. The promise of asparagus and rhubarb is just the beginning of a familiar scene in the kitchen: the ting of...