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Where to Eat in Montreal

Montreal's culinary reputation has long been staked on the poutine- and foie gras-laden French Canadian foods of celebrity chefs cooking at places …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Make-Ahead French Toast That Tastes Like the Best Apple Pie

Apple-Cinnamon French Toast Casserole<p>Serves 10 to 12<p><i>For the French toast casserole:</i> <br>4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted <br>6 large eggs <br>2 cups …

Breakfast

GoGoVan becomes Hong Kong’s first $1 billion startup following merger deal

At our TechCrunch China event in June we discussed the bright future that Hong Kong’s startup scene has, despite some big challenges. This week the country passed a notable milestone as it got its first $1 billion valued startup, better known as a unicorn.<p>The company in question is GoGoVan, a …

Hong Kong

James Beard Foundation Announces 10-City Taste America Culinary Tour

The 5th annual program will include Daniel Boulud, Ludo Lefebvre and Barbara Lynch, amongst many others.<p>Starting today, tickets for the James Beard …

James Beard

Beautiful Scottish Blue lobster displayed by our Chef De Partie Joshua....@solexfinefood @lerouxeddy

3 Timeless French Recipes From France's Most Admired Chefs

A trio of food stars from around the country share inspired takes on classic home cuisine with chef Daniel Boulud.<p>French chefs are among the most sophisticated in the world. But when the weekend arrives and they’re at home with family and friends, they turn to simple, soulful cooking: Timeless …

Williams-Sonoma

A taste of Marina Bay Sands at the Epicurean Market

Head to the Epicurean Market at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre at Marina Bay Sands this weekend for a taste of everything from local and …

Marina Bay Sands

Ment'or presents Team USA 2019 Selection and Young Chef and Commis Competition in Las Vegas

NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On November 8th and 9th, 2017 the ment'or BKB Foundation returns to Las Vegas to select the next team to represent the US at the 2019 Bocuse d'Or and hold their Annual Young Chef and Commis competitions.<p>Bocuse d'Or is the world's most prestigious …

Hospitality

The Rule Chefs Use to Unite Very Different Ingredients into a Balanced Dish

<i>Inspired by</i> The Art of Flavor, <i>we're explaining (a few of) the major principles you need to be a creative, more confident cook. Check back throughout the week to learn all of the flavor rules.</i><p>Yesterday we covered the first rule of flavor: Like ingredients need shape, structure, and intrigue from a …

9 Insane Food Challenges In Montreal You Must Try At Least Once In Your Life

<b>There's a few things</b> in this world that Montrealers are passionate about, the Habs, beer and of course food. We love food over here, anything from …

‘The Mind of a Chef’ Is Leaving PBS for Its Sixth Season

<i>The Mind of a Chef</i><i>,</i> the award-winning and compulsively watchable food show from Anthony Bourdain and Zero Point Zero productions, is leaving PBS, the network that has hosted the program since its inception back in 2012. A rep for Zero Point Zero explains that <b>season six will premiere this fall on a</b> …

Anthony Bourdain

Top 10 Things You Must Do On The First Day Of Summer In Montreal

<b>Ah yes, the glorious</b> first day of summer is less than 24 hours away! Tomorrow, June 21st, is going to be a spectacular Wednesday since it marks the …

Top 10

30 Epic Montreal Terrasses

The sun is out and the temperatures are climbing. That can only mean one thing: Terrasse season is here.<p>Whether you're looking for brunch, lunch, drinks, or dinner, Montreal provides a bevy of outdoor options. This year's edition of the terrasse map bids adieu to to long-standing favourites (Le …

Google Street View

10 Essential Restaurants for Seafood in Montreal

No shade to meat and potatoes, but summer calls for the briny, fresh offerings of the ocean. Whether you’re looking for sashimi, lobster, grilled octopus, cod croquetas, fish and chips, clams, oysters, or an impressively-seared piece of fish with crispy skin, Montreal has got you covered. We …

12 "Hidden" Rooftop Terrasses You Need To Discover This Summer

<b>Summer is officially here</b>. No more rainy, cold weather, it's time for sun and warmth. With this warm weather brings so many opportunities to get …

37 Themed Coffee Shops In Montreal You Have To Try That Are Out Of The Normal

<b>Montreal has hundreds</b> of coffee shops, but none are more popular than the ones with crazy themes! These creative restaurants below are completely …

Coffee

10 Great Casual Eats in Old Montreal

Tourists: they may be good for the economy, but for many Montrealers they make Old Montreal a no-go zone, particularly in the peak summer season.<p>The selfie-stick wielding hordes typically cite the “European feel” of the neighbourhood as the main attraction — and they’re right, it’s pretty damn …

Montréal

This Is the 1 Thing Bobby Flay Will Never Do at a Restaurant

Professional chefs all have their own ways of doing just about everything, not only in their own kitchens, but any time they're around food. For Bobby Flay, brand ambassador for the Drink Good Do Good campaign, there is one thing he will never do in a restaurant, no matter what. "I won't send food …

Fairmont Queen Elizabeth’s New Restaurant Gets Critic’s Stamp of Approval

The Fairmont Queen Elizabeth opened less than a month ago, bringing new restaurant <b>Rosélys</b> with it — this week, Le Devoir critic Jean-Philippe Tastet is first to visit. While the exquisite décor makes him fear an all-style, no-substance gastronomic let-down (hey, hotel restaurants haven’t fared too …

Restaurants

Recipes that made me: top chefs reveal their biggest influences

Samantha Clark, Moro<p><i>Her mentors Ruth Rogers and Rose Gray at the River Café were literally her alma maters, giving her the building blocks of great food and the skills to do her own thing.</i><p>In 1993, I met my future husband and business partner Samuel Clark while cooking at The Eagle pub on Farringdon …

Italian Food

Healthy Chinese Food: 5 Must-Have Ingredients to Include in Your Diet

Traditional Chinese food can have some amazing health benefits that many people aren’t aware of. Grab the ginger and stock up on sesame seeds to …

Food

Baseline: Montreal: Where to eat

Canada has plenty to offer for your palate, including delicious poutine. (Canadian Tourism Commission)<p>If attending the Rogers Cup has been on your …

All

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> This is one of our staple crusts used at the shop. It's also featured in a variety …

The new vegan: Meera Sodha’s recipe for chargrilled summer vegetables with a cumin and coriander dressing

In A Historical Dictionary Of Indian Food (Oxford University Press), by KT Achaya, there is no entry under salad. For such a rich and varied food culture, this feels like a mistake, but there’s a truth behind it: the quality of produce and water in India has always been variable, so it’s not …

Onions

Is this Tunisian chile paste the new sriracha? Not yet, but it sure should be.

In 2014, Food & Wine called it the “new sriracha” sauce. Time named it one of 2015’s food trends. Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has been using it in recipes for years. London’s Yotam Ottolenghi learned to make it for a 2013 episode of his BBC TV show “Mediterranean Feast.” U.S. chefs have been …

artisanal

50 Things You Need to Eat by the End of Summer

There are many iterations of the summer bucket list. Some include going to the beach, hiking, or watching the fireflies outside on the back porch. …

Food

Take Your Summer Soirées to the Next Level with Ease

<i>Squeeze in that last bit of summer by hitting the beach—but if you can't, bring those vibes home. Inspired by Ricky Lauren's The Hamptons: Food, Family, and History, we partnered with Ralph Lauren Home to show you how to do it.</i><p>Whether you enjoy the slowed-down summer season by ambling along a beach …

Best BBQ side dishes for summer

Check out our best side dishes to serve at your next BBQ or summer dinner party. Salads, vegetables and much more...<p><i>Side dishes are just as important</i> …

Food

A Greens 'n Cheese-Stuffed Quesadilla You'll Look Forward to All Day Long

Maybe it's that our stove and oven have been "on vacation" for nearly two weeks, or that the majority of my daily intake comes from gelato (don't judge: it's summer), but <b>I've been desperately craving crispy, melted, and golden-brown</b>, the textures and looks you can only get by applying heat.<p>This is …