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Category: Beverages

Cheers to Canada Day with Signal Hill Whisky

I love the food and beverage industry, there is so much to discover from regions across our great country.  Give me all the food and all the tasty cocktails!   My husband is also in the industry running 2 pubs in the city and when we got Signal Hill Whisky to taste and test out some Canadian themed cocktails, let’s just say we are both seriously…

Coffee made better with the Breville Bambino Plus {Giveaway}

  “Delivering barista quality performance using a 54mm portafilter with 19 grams for full flavour and an automatic steam wand for milk texturing that delivers true handsfree microfoam at the right temperature, just as you would see from our top of the line the Oracle Touch.  With a 3 second heat up time from a cold start, along with instantaneous transition from extraction to steam, you can make…

Oasis Hydrafruit: a new beverage to try #oasiscanada #hydrafruit

I think I’ve found a juice for our home to have on hand! Yes, I am that mom that doesn’t really give store-bought juice boxes.  I do more so if friends are coming over and a special treat.  Also, I  normally use my juicer and for those days I don’t feel like it, I tell the kids to go…

The FlexBrew Coffee Maker from Hamilton Beach Canada

I am a little new to using products from Hamilton Beach and so far, I am loving my coffee maker called The Flex Brew.  It is flexible(hence the name) when it comes to enjoying a cup of drip coffee.  I can make a big pot of coffee or single cup easily and quickly because The Flex Brew also has a K-Cup feature which I love and…

Guinness Maple & Ginger Pudding

What a delicious twist on traditional bread pudding. I devoured this within a few bites at my recent media event with Guinness Canada and celebrity chef Clodagh McKenna.  I hope you’ll give this a try this Christmas season. Let me know what you think.   This butter cream sauce is delicious and adds a rich, warm decadence to the Guinness Maple & Ginger Pudding. 4.5…

GUINNESS PRAWN TEMPURA with Chili Aioli & Rosemary Sea Salt

Welcome guests with this delicious shrimp appetizer by Clodagh McKenna.  As promised here is what I had the other night from the Guinness Canada event.  It was so good and if you make it please let me know.  As well, get the Guinness Gravy and Roasted Turkey with Pancetta recipe {here} and check out the fun night I had.   5 from 5 votes Print Guinness Prawn…

Celebrating the holidays with Guinness Canada: Roast Pancetta Wrapped Turkey with Guinness and Chestnut Stuffing

Last night I had a fabulous time hanging out with celebrity chef, Clodagh McKenna and Guinness Canada.  Clodagh shared some of her fabulous recipes and if you’re looking for something a little different and delicious in flavour, keep reading. First things first have a look at my fun night!  Like Clodagh, my kids are raised in a pub environment.  My husband runs a…