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Local Latino Cooking Class

Hola Amigos! Come by and have some fun with my Local Latino cooking class. Tuesday, August 13th, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at SummerHill LCBO 10 Scrivener Square, Yonge and Summerhill. For more info and to book your seat, please call  416-922-0403 On the menu! Sopa de Agucate con cocombro y menta Avocado, cucumber and […]

Empanadas! Any One?

One of my favorite things to eat after arepas are empanadas. A small pastry pocket stuffed with whatever we may think of: meat, fish, pork, vegetables and the list goes on. Empanadas are made all over the Latin world, but with different and sometimes unique techniques and recipes. For example, in Venezuela and Colombia, empanadas […]

The Miracle Kitchen In High Park

My cool good friend Jane Hayes [aka Garden Jane] introduced me to this exciting thing that’s been going on in High Park, just a couple of blocks from my house. For the last 11 years, what Jane and some of her cohorts did was to establish The Children’s Garden, a program that provides kids and […]

Sabor of California festival at Summerhill’s LCBO

Join me on July 29 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, at the Summerhill LCBO for the “Sabor de California” festival. I am going to celebrate with a class to showcase the Mexican influences on the regional flavours of California cuisine. Our foodie-road trip and what we’re making….. First stop: Gilroy, the garlic capital of the […]