Tag Archives: Dessert:

RECIPE: Chinese Sweet Almond Soup (using a Vitamix)

After purchasing a Vitamix blender late last year, I’ve been trying to make Chinese Sweet Almond Soup, which is very similar in taste to almond milk but with a thicker and more creamy consistency. There are numerous recipes online for … Continue reading

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The Best Things I Ate… in 2013

Happy New Year! I know it’s a few days late but I wanted to do a round-up of my favourite bites of 2013. This was an epic year for me on the food front! I met some great foodie friends … Continue reading

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Sweet Treats from Calgary Farmers’ Market (CFM) – Calgary, AB

Over the last few months, I managed to sample sweets from a few of the stalls at the Calgary Farmers’ Market. I tried a few doughnuts from Jelly Modern Doughnuts, the drinking chocolate from Choklat, the tiramisu from Crazy Pasta, … Continue reading

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Dinner @ downtownfood (visit #2) – Calgary, AB

Last week, my foodie pal, Anna of Anna’s Appetite, took me to downtownfood for a celebratory dinner. I got to choose the restaurant and downtownfood was my top pick since we had such a memorable dinner there during the Big … Continue reading

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Lucky’s Doughnuts (Revisited) – Vancouver, BC

Ever since trying Lucky’s Doughnuts last June, I’ve been a huge fan of their doughnuts. Lucky’s is located inside the 49th Parallel Cafe at the corner of the Main Street and East 13th. When I was visiting Vancouver last fall, … Continue reading

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