Esquites

When Local Community Food Centre director, Steve Stacey, asked us to contribute a dish to a special fund-raiser in which we were to represent the farmer’s markets, one of nine chapters in his history of food in Stratford, we put some fine dining shine on our version of elotes, the Mexican street corn we serve from…

Bánh mì recipe

The cuisine of Vietnam may be the original ‘Asian fusion’, combining the culinary tradition of colonial France with the flavours, produce and traditions of the native Vietnamese. This sandwich ranks as one of the world’s best, in my opinion. Rich mayo and chicken liver pate combine with savoury cold cuts, pickles and spice. Top it off…

Whiskey-Maple Breakfast Sandwich Recipe

My new buddy, Marc-Andre Leclerc, from famed Montreal taco truck, Grumman78, came up with this breakfast sausage recipe while working at Joe Beef. I cooked it up for a visiting French food writer using Canada Goose that a friend kindly shot for me and it’s been a go-to recipe for me ever since. The sweetness…