BBQ Marinade: Pork & Lamb Chops

Due to the unexpected (and wonderful) warm weather we enjoyed last week in Montreal, we decided it was time for a BBQ. So I went down to Atwater market to visit the generously stocked Boucherie De Tours, which specializes in wonderful French cuts. On the menu for the first BBQ of 2012 Mtl:¬†Marinated Lamb and…

Spices & Herbs

I cannot stress how utterly important it is to have a good selection of spices and herbs in your pantry.¬† Spices make the difference between bland and grand cuisine. They provide aroma, flavor, and color to any dish. Spices contain volatile oils responsible for their aromas.¬† As spices come in contact with heat they suffuse…