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Food

Make it today: Savoury Chinese 5-spice chicken tray bake

Ready in 20 minutes Prep time: 1 hour Cook time: 20 minutes Serves 4 Ingredients 3 Tbsp olive oil, plus extra for onions 4 – 5 garlic cloves, pressed 1 tbsp rice vinegar 1 tbsp brown sugar 1...

To diet or to exercise? The age-old weight loss question

It’s an age-old question among those who are out to fight fat: Which is more important for a healthy weight, diet or excerise? It’s also the subject of a debate taking place at Toronto’s Mt....

Cod Provencal with a Touch of Elegance

This restaurant-worthy dinner may come off all elegant but it couldn’t be simpler to make on a weeknight. Ready in 40 minutes Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 30 minutes Serves 4 Ingredients • 2...

Garlic Chicken to Satisfy Diners of any Age

Adults will love the flavourful mix of hoisin sauce (a Chinese bbq sauce), ginger and garlic, but it’s the honey’s sticky deliciousness that will hook the littlest diners. Ready in 30 minutes...

Cauliflower is Surprisingly Versatile

Until pretty recently, there was nothing sexy about cauliflower. Boiled or steamed, it’s bland at best. And if you overcook it, you’d better duck or suffer the smell of dirty diapers. But...

Brand of Potato Chips Recalled Over Salmonella Concern

OTTAWA — Old Dutch Foods Ltd is recalling one its potato chip brands because of possible salmonella contamination. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says Old Dutch brand Cheddar and Sour Cream...

Preserving the Harvest

At harvest time, it seems just about every fruit and vegetable is within easy reach—but it won’t last long. Preserve the essence of the season by incorporating nature’s candy into your weekly...

Scrumptious Scandinavian

Cuddle up to the tradition of hygge with a New Nordic menu featuring the vivid yet soothing tastes of Scandinavian cuisine. There’s no better way to enjoy winter than with body- and soul-warming...

Why Preserve?

Why pickle, cure, and ferment? The minds behind WellPreserved.ca and the new preserving cookbook Batch share a few reasons, plus recipes that will have you rushing out to buy Mason jars. As a child...

Toronto Bars Push to Extend Last Call Past 2 a.m.

Could Toronto get its own Christmas miracle this year? Many of us complain about last call in Toronto, especially since it comes well before 2 a.m. at many establishments around the city. But on...