Category Archives: Seasonal Ingredients

Discover Rallis Ice Pressed Olive Oil

  Olive oil has always been celebrated for it’s luscious flavour and many health benefits –  it’s a fast-growing product and an essential ingredient for chefs and home cooks everywhere. But you might be surprised to learn that when you’re buying, … Read more…
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Crispy Avocado Tacos from The First Mess Cookbook

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Chef Jeremy Charles’ 5 Favourite Tastes of Newfoundland

 Newfoundland has got to be one of the top Canadian destinations for all things wild! The coastal province not only has access to phenomenal atlantic fish and seafood, but also incredible wild edibles and wild game. We asked chef Jeremy … Read more…
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Buckwheat Blueberry Pancake Recipe

  Here is a fantastic recipe that Chef Brian Skinner created; utilizing a few of the products featured in the November CHEF’S BOX monthly food subscription.
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Chef’s Box Challenge: Apple Recipe Round-up

 Every month partners with a top Canadian chef to highlight local food and inspire Canadians to get back into the kitchen.  Our November CHEF’S BOX curator, Brian Skinner incorporated his local BC apples into a delicious honey & cinnamon … Read more…
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Honey & Cheese Canapes Recipe

  This is a fun, simple, and very easy to make recipe created by the curator of our November CHEF’S BOX, Brian Skinner. The CHEF’S BOX is a monthly subscription box delivering a chef’s small batch ingredient picks and recipes … Read more…
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Our Pumpkin Recipe Round-up!

  There’s pumpkin in everything this time of year! Pumpkins have got to be one of the most widely used seasonal vegetable (thanks to Halloween), from your morning pumpkin spiced late to your decorative Jack-O-Latern on the porch. Pumpkins, like … Read more…
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Roasted Pear & Arugula Salad

 It’s time to give thanks for the local pear! We are so fortunate that pears grow so well in Canada. This time of year, apples come first-to-mind, but don’t miss out on incorporating the versatile pear. There are almost a … Read more…
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Find The Best Grass Fed Butter in Toronto

  I’m always on the lookout for grass fed butter and dairy because it’s not only the tastiest, but also the healthiest and highest quality. Even more so than organic grain-fed milk products. So with a little research I’ve compiled a … Read more…
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We Love Fresh Asparagus

  Warm weather has arrived, and with it comes the most fresh and delicious food that Canada has to offer. This week we are focusing on fresh asparagus.
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