That ’70s Turtle Soup recipe and other treasures from a newspaper’s buried clippings

Deep in the dusty bowels of this old newspaper building are files upon files of old recipes that ran years ago. It’s the kind of place where a fellow could get lost for hours. Like me. Thousands of recipes have been collected, cut out from the newspaper and carefully taped onto notecards, and then filed alphabetically according to a logic that More...

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By SLPundit On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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Bachelor couple Kevin & Astrid finds paradise on Valentine’s Day by heating up the kitchen

In the Bachelor universe, hot air balloon excursions at sunrise and horseback rides along the beach are regular occurrences. So one might expect that a couple who met on the reality show would get used to that More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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These six tips will make kitchen prep work easier and tidier

When you spend as much time in the kitchen as I do, you pick up a few tricks along the way. Some are designed to simplify recipe prep work. Others help make cleanup easier, which means I can instead use those precious More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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How to work with chocolate, and not have a meltdown doing it

Chocolate. It’s everywhere. We know how to enjoy it, but not all of us know how best to work with it in the kitchen. Chocolate is actually an emulsion, or a suspension of cocoa solids in fat, and that’s More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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The lengths bartenders go to in search of the perfect ice for mixed drinks

PHILADELPHIA — Ice can be the colour of a cloudy sky or a glittering diamond. But crystal-clear cubes don’t just look prettier. They melt more slowly — and they even taste better. To bartenders More...

By SLPundit On Monday, February 11th, 2019
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Our picks for the top 10 best dressed at the Grammys

Camila Cabello The “Havana” singer looks smashing in a pink sparkly Armani Privé dress surely borrowed straight from Elle Woods’s closet.   (Neilson Barnard / GETTY IMAGES) Alicia More...

By SLPundit On Monday, February 11th, 2019
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French bouillabaisse is easier to make than you think

Fish Broth 2.2 lb (1 kg) mix of whole small fish (such as whiting, red snapper, red sea bream), cut into large pieces 2 large tomatoes, coarsely chopped 1 onion, coarsely chopped 1 leek, the white part only, More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, February 10th, 2019
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Spice up salmon croquettes with a tasty salsa

Salmon Croquettes With Salsa Croquettes 1/2 cup (125 ml) chicken broth 1/4 cup (55 g) butter 1/2 cup (75 g) unbleached all-purpose flour 3 eggs 1 lb (450 g) salmon, cooked and flaked (to get about 2.5 cups/625 More...

By SLPundit On Saturday, February 9th, 2019
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The standout moments from Toronto Fashion Week day 3

After three days of powerful, culture-celebrating runway shows, an ice-skating presentation and a cameo from ultimate gem human Tessa Virtue, that’s a wrap on the fall 2019 season of Toronto Fashion Week More...

By SLPundit On Friday, February 8th, 2019
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6 women made out with their partners wearing these lipsticks. Here’s how they held up

On one hand, lipstick’s whole raison d’être is to draw attention to the mouth; enhance its shape, make it looked flushed, fleshy, kissable… And yet in practice, it seems entirely incompatible More...