Farm Fresh! Top 5 Country Farmers’ Markets You Should Visit This Weekend

2016-09-14T11:43:56-04:00September 14th, 2016|Events, Local Food, Outdoor, Recipes, Tours|


Corn, cucumbers, beets and Brussels sprouts! Quite simply, food tastes better when it is in season. It’s grown closer to home, and has travelled a shorter distance to get to your table. And it’s even better when you get to talk to the farmer who has produced the food themselves. You’re getting the goods right from the source.

Check out Foodland Ontario’s Availability Guide to see what’s in season right […]

Recipe: Chef Z’s Onion Jam

2016-03-18T12:28:24-04:00March 18th, 2016|Recipes|

Chef Z's Onion Jam Chef Z’s Onion Jam

  • 2-8ounce vidalia or other sweet onions
  • 1/2 cup of beet juice
  • 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup of red Burgundy wine
  • 1/4 cup of honey
  • 1 tablespoon of unsalted butter
  • Fleur de salt and freshly ground pepper
  1. Using a mandolin, cut onions into 1/16 inch.
  2. Combine the sliced onions and all remaining ingredients in a heavy medium sauce pan.
  3. Cook […]