Tres Carnales Taqueria – Edmonton, Alberta

Monday, December 29th, 2014

We were thinking about a quick and simple dinner when we stumbled into Tres Carnales Taqueria which we’ve heard of by Food Network’s “You Gotta Eat Here”, and like always, John Catucci’s recommendations haven’t failed us yet! We love this place! We started our meal with their Sopa de Tortilla which is a soup I […]

The Burner Restaurant – Malakwa, British Columbia

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

While driving through BC, we couldn’t help but noticing a giant burner. When we realized it was a restaurant, we knew we were eating at The Burner. Soon, this restaurant will be featured on Food Networks You Gotta Eat Here and hopefully will be sharing their wonderful food to everyone. As I was in the […]

Pfanntastic Pannenkoek Haus – Calgary, Alberta

Saturday, January 4th, 2014

I really love trying places that people can’t stop talking about, and this is one of them! This place is called Pfanntastic Pannenkoek Haus which specializes in Dutch pancakes, which is more like a crepe as it’s thin. The location is pretty easy to find, but because this place is so awesome, there’s always a […]

Chuckwagon Cafe – Turner Valley, Alberta

Wednesday, January 1st, 2014

I really enjoy watching Food Network in my spare time, or if I’m not watching it, it will be on in the background. This one time, I was watching You Gotta Eat Here and they were talking about Chuckwagon Cafe out in Turner Valley – so we figured it will be nice to meet up […]

Diner Deluxe

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013

I really love watching Food Networks You Gotta Eat Here and when I heard that John Catucci got to eat at Diner Deluxe I knew it was a place I would like to visit sometime. I finally made it there right before Christmas, and it was packed! We waited quite a long time for a […]

Presidents Choice: Recipe to Riches Montreal Deli Dip

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Well, that was a fast season – so it seems! The last category for Recipe to Riches season is almost over! This category is for Condiments and Dips, and I love Montreal Style smoked meats – so I was delighted when I heard this was the winner! It comes in a little tub, kind of […]

Presidents Choice: Recipes to Riches Butter Chicken Lasagna

Thursday, November 22nd, 2012

This week on Food Network’s Recipe to Riches was my favourite catagory – Frozen Entrees! Winner Rick Matharu created this amazing fusion on an easily accessible food, the Lasagna! We were not only shocked but amazed how delicious the Butter Chicken Lasagna really was and right after we ate it, we were already talking about […]

Presidents Choice: Recipes to Riches Triple “S” Korean Meatballs

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

This week, the category 3 candidates were competing against was Hors D’Oeuvres on Recipe to Riches, and the three finalists this week was Montreal student Benji Greenberg, with his Curry Crab Sticks which was the item I was cheering for this competition! I always love crabcakes, and to have it conveniently on a stick makes […]

Presidents Choice: Recipes to Riches – Salt Kissed Dulce de Leche Brownies

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

On Food Network Canada this week on Recipe to Riches the category is Cookies and Squares, which truly was an exciting week for me. Both things, I LOVE! As I was watching this, I was totally rooting for Tracy Rigden to win this category, as much as I love the sound of glazed lemon pecan […]

Presidents Choice: Recipes to Riches Chipotle Chili Slams

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Wow, it’s already week 2 of the Season 2 – Recipe To Riches program! I’m quite happy they changed up the categories this year, as it’s more appealing to me (as a consumer!). This week, the category was Sweet & Savoury Snacks which is great! The winner was Stephen Childs with his “Chipotle Chili Bites” […]