Dîner en Blanc: Ottawa’s Evening Of Elegance On An International Level

Dîner en Blanc: Ottawa’s Evening Of Elegance On An International Level

Seeing a procession of hundreds of people all dressed in white making their way to the mysterious ‘secret location’ was like listening to a perfectly harmonised orchestra! It was quite impressive!

Six hundred guests took part in Ottawa’s very first edition of the sophisticated world renowned Dîner en Blanc picnic last week! Continue Reading…

Enjoying The Summer Bounty During Savour Ottawa Summer Tables

Enjoying The Summer Bounty During Savour Ottawa Summer Tables

Ah, summer! The time of year when hot temperatures give a helping hand to Mother Nature’s bounty.

A time where sun, rain and manual labour give life and sustenance to a farmer’s field and in return provide delicious meals for our families. Continue Reading…

Dîner en Blanc: When Food and Elegance Marry!

Dîner en Blanc: When Food and Elegance Marry!

Imagine yourself partaking in an elegant and classy Parisian-style summer picnic where glitz and glamour characterize this epicurean event like no other.

In 2 weeks, Ottawa will be hosting a worldwide culinary phenomenon which also happens to be this summer’s most sought after event, Dîner en Blanc. Continue Reading…

Vienna’s Timeless Beauty

Vienna’s Timeless Beauty

Vienna, Vienna, Vienna! Just saying the word calls to mind images of imperial palaces, baroque architecture and decadent feasts!

With only 72 hours in Austria’s capital, this food and culture lover made the most of this amazing sensory overload that this vibrant primary city had to offer! Continue Reading…

Black Fly’s Bite On Summer Drinks

Black Fly’s Bite On Summer Drinks

Ah, summer…The season synonymous with trips to the family cottage, dips in the backyard pool, sun kissed bodies and quenching that summer thirst with the ultimate Canadian beverage!

Black Fly coolers have not only garnered international recognition with their beverages, but they are continuing to make history with their locally produced products. Continue Reading…

Hellenic Community’s 31st Gold Plate Dinner: An Evening Of Dazzling Proportions!

Hellenic Community’s 31st Gold Plate Dinner: An Evening Of Dazzling Proportions!

It isn’t every day that one has the chance to win a brand new 2016 Mercedes-Benz or a cash prize of $30,000 all the while supporting a great cause. Drinks were flowing, oysters were being shucked and food was a plenty as 500 guests wined and dined at the beautiful Hellenic Community Center for its 31st anniversary of The Gold Plate Dinner. Continue Reading…

Beau’s Brewery Is Making History For Ottawa 2017!

Beau’s Brewery Is Making History For Ottawa 2017!

What a HUGE milestone for Beau’s Brewing Company, as it was announced that they will be the Official Beer Partner of Ottawa 2017. Their Lug-Tread will be the official beer for Canada’s 150th anniversary celebrations in the nation’s capital. Cheers to that!! Continue Reading…

If You’re Going To Cheat, Do It Right And Cheat At Dessertfest!

If You’re Going To Cheat, Do It Right And Cheat At Dessertfest!

We all have our weaknesses when it comes to indulging in ‘forbidden’ treats. Be it salty or sweet or even better, BOTH!

Ottawa is being treated (pardon the pun) to North America’s largest dessert festival ever! And let me tell you, it’s not just the children that will be enjoying the desserts as the evening festivities will be catering to adults with intoxicating delectables. Continue Reading…

Bash 2016: London’s Calling With It’s English Cuisine!

Bash 2016: London’s Calling With It’s English Cuisine!

Big Ben, Buckingham Palace and the ever so dapper James Bond. Now what do they all have in common? All pleasing to the eye…Yes, but they also call London home. And London happens to be this years theme to Ottawa’s hottest summer party, BASH! Continue Reading…

Culinary Trifecta At NeXT Restaurant

Culinary Trifecta At NeXT Restaurant

What do you get when you have three talented high caliber chefs cooking for you for an evening? Well let me tell you, as a woman who loves her food and who also likes to be entertained, the answer is foodtopia.  ‘Foodopia’ is exactly where guests were last week at the Stittsville NeXT restaurant during their first Three Chefs One Dinner event series. Continue Reading…