Entries by Joyce

Canada 150 brings east and west together – literally with delicious results

In honour of the country’s 150th birthday, Canada Beef and Fairmont Hotels and Resorts joined forces to celebrate how Canada’s cultural diversity has influenced the evolution of our cuisine. The last week of August, Canada Beef and Toronto’s Fairmont Royal York highlighted the Asian influence in Canadian cuisine featuring the Royal York’s Executive Chef Robert […]

Student Survival Kit: Ten Essential Tools for the First Kitchen

It has been a couple of weeks now and reality sets in – your kid is off at school surviving on a can of soup a day because he/she doesn’t have the tools and know-how to cook. Come to the rescue with this simple kit to save the day. (NOTE – buy the Tools below and hand over […]

Mairlyn Smith’s take on Perfect Roast Beef!

Even a ‘well-seasoned’ cook like celebrity home economist Mairlyn Smith can learn something new when it comes to making the perfect roast beef! Mairlyn’s personal roasting ‘ah-ha’ moments: Take a sneak peek at what Mairlyn does with all the spare time she has while her roast cooks (all by itself)… The cabled programmable thermometer was […]