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offal
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Variety Cuts (Offal, Organ Meats)

In the 9170’s very few would consider buying variety cuts (aka offal’s), and only a few specialized butchers catering to immigrants would offer those parts. Turning your nose up at ingredients seldom found in North American cuisine for reasons of squeamishness is tantamount to looking down on gastronomic delights of […]

Pizza
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Authentic Pizza and Imitators

Pizza Pizza has become one of North America’s most popular foods, either as a snack or quick lunch or even as dinner. It is served in restaurants, quick service establishments, delivered to homes, is available in frozen form, and sold as take-out food. Fifty years ago, pizzerias in North America […]

Crème Fraiche
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Crème Fraiche – the French Luxury

Crème Fraiche Crème fraiche is a silken delight, derived from cow’s milk, by French gourmets with ingenuity only they possess. A good crème fraiche is dreamy – a thick cloud-like cream that is a little nutty liked an aged cheese, and yet still fresh, creamy and heavenly smooth. Sour cream […]

bitter vegetables
Food

The benefits of bitter vegetables

bitter vegetables In the in extreme southern and northern hemisphere regions with cold to very cold winters, people spend more time indoors, become physically less active, and consume heavy, fat-laden foods. This inactivity results in an increase of fatty tissue and toxicity of the body. The primary organ responsible for […]

Toronto Food and Drink Market 2016
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Toronto Food and Drink Market 2016

Toronto Star announces its 2016 Toronto Food And Drink market . This event in its 24th year will take place from April 8 to 11 at the Enercare Center. The show features the Food Truck Alley, wines, beer, and spirit booths, food suppliers, and an extensive cheese pavilion. Show times […]

Persimmon
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Persimmon

Persimmon, the bright orange fruit shapes like an elongated tomato appears in North American grocery stores from September to February, The fruit is native to Japan, China, Myanmar, and Nepal. Today, persimmon is now widely planted in India, south of California, southern Europe, Brazil, but China is the largest producer […]