Posts Tagged ‘chuck hughes’

Hockey Night in Picton!

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One of our favourite Canadian charities is part of what promises to be a very delicious hockey game in Picton this weekend. Pitting Toronto chefs against Montreal chefs, the game will have some of the best concessions hockey fans have ever experienced. Plus Ken Dryden will be there!

And all the proceeds go to one of our favourite Canadian charities. Continue »



Give Your Mom A Date With Chuck This Weekend

This Sunday, May 13, is Mother’s Day.  The tradition selecting a day or festival to honour and celebrate our mothers goes back thousands of years, from the Greco-Roman festivals honouring the mother of the gods, Cybele. But it wasn’t until the early twentieth Century, when West Virginian Anna Jarvis selected the second Sunday in May as a day to honour our mothers that the occasion really caught on. Here is a little of her story: Continue »



Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with Chef Chuck Hughes

Montreal chef and Food Network star, Chuck Hughes, of Garde Manger restaurant and “Chuck’s Day Off”,  has just published his first cookbook. He’ll be launching the book in Toronto on May 14th, get your tickets here.

Here he tells us his favourite picks for three square meals a day in his hometown.



Community Calendar – September 2011

 

Construction has been completed on Roncesvalles for some time now, so for those of you that have been leery of heading over to one of Toronto’s most colourful neighbourhoods, this weekend would be the perfect time to check it out. Today marks the opening day of the Roncesvalles Polish Festival, now celebrating its sixth year. Continue »