Turkish spice adds citrus touch to beef

Mediterranean-style beef skewers Beef 1 1/2 lb (675 g) skirt (or flank) steak, cut into cubes 1/2 tsp (2 ml) ground sumac (or 1 tsp/5 ml grated lemon zest) (see note) 1/2 tsp (2 ml) coriander seeds, ground 1/2 tsp (2 ml) salt 2 garlic cloves, chopped 2 tbsp (30 ml) olive oil Skewers 2 bell peppers, various colours, seeded and cubed 4 small green More...

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By SLPundit On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
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Five downtown Toronto restaurants that serve duck, with varying success

Move over, chicken. There’s a new bird in town. Duck is starting to flock onto Toronto menus after decades of being relegated to Chinese barbecue restaurants and Continental dining rooms. Duck is redder and More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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MLSE gifts Drake a $769,000 diamond-encrusted OVO jacket

On Tuesday night at Scotiabank Arena ahead of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference final, Drake received a bespoke, diamond-encrusted sports jacket worth an estimated $ 769,000. Each year for the past four years, More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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Garlic scapes? Oh yes, and grilled cheese salad, please

Have you ever heard of scapes? Or know what they taste like? If not, don’t worry: You’re just like me and 95 per cent of Canadians. But if you like garlic, you’ll love its edible flowering stems, too. Scapes More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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This dewy multi-purpose tinted balm is all you need

I recently realized that roughly half of the square footage (square inchage?) of my moderately sized everyday bucket bag is taken up with beauty products. This proliferation of glosses, tints, sticks and tubes More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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Fans of K-pop boyband BTS flock to Thornhill for chicken

What happens when South Korean boyband BTS, one of the biggest musical acts in the world, comes to your restaurant and you don’t have the dish they wanted to try? “I said that if they came back, I’ll make More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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Ask The Kit: How do I start using Botox?

Over the past years, lines on my forehead have taken up residence and I think they make me look old and frowny. Frankly, I don’t feel old or grumpy on the inside so I don’t want to look that way on the outside. More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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Chicken debate gets raw online

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention caused quite a stir recently with its consumer warning on raw chicken. Don’t bother with washing, it said in an April 26 tweet. Doing so can spread germs from More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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San Fran café shares free samples of world’s priciest coffee and lucky few give cup the pinkies up

SAN FRANCISCO—A California cafe is brewing up what it calls the world’s most expensive coffee — at $ 75 a cup. Klatch Coffee Roasters is serving the exclusive brew, the Elida Natural Geisha 803, at its More...

By SLPundit On Monday, May 20th, 2019
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CK One, the first ‘unisex’ fragrance, smelled like the spirit of Gen X

Every once in a while, a fragrance comes along that causes a rupture in the history of olfaction as we know it, and suddenly it is clear that the scent of the world will never be exactly the same. Such was the More...