Neruda opens in the Beach, also Coffee Oysters Champagne anyone?

It’s been a Greek seafood restaurant, a café and a controversial chain pub. Now, the Woodbine Beach location at 1681 Lakeshore Blvd. E. is Neruda. Businessman Alex Haditaghi, known for hanging out with tigers and Justin Bieber, remade the space into allegedly the world’s largest Argentine open grill, named for Chilean poet Pablo Neruda. Until More...

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By SLPundit On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
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Have a rustic holiday with these homey recipes

By RicardoSpecial to the Star Tues., Dec. 11, 2018 Perfectly imperfect This holiday season, I’m all about menus that make life less complicated and lighten my kitchen workload. Here’s how to More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
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Preparing for the apocalypse with Montreal’s most infamous chefs

By Shaun PettBloomberg Tues., Dec. 11, 2018 A few years ago, the Montreal restaurant Joe Beef made a version of KFC’s Double Down sandwich, using foie gras in place of the fried chicken breasts. This More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
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How the Greek community shaped Toronto’s diner culture

Behind the steamed up windows of Avenue Open Kitchen, a deli slicer carves through house-smoked meat before it’s placed on a breakfast plate with eggs and hashbrowns. This diner which opened as a Jewish More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
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Where to find Toronto’s best wines by-the-glass

December is the month of holiday cheer, when everyone has someone they want to meet for a drink. For wine lovers, that calls for a truly great glass of wine. But many places get the by-the-glass selection horribly More...

By SLPundit On Monday, December 10th, 2018
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An In-Depth Look at Ariana Grande’s Style Evolution

It’s 2009: The height of body-con dresses. How does a rising starlet wear the frock du jour? See a 16-year-old Ari in an ultratight mini, platform pumps and a studded leather bracelet (remnants of Avril More...

By SLPundit On Monday, December 10th, 2018
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Cheddar cheese meat loaf is the ultimate comfort food

3/4 lb (375 g) ground beef 3/4 lb (375 g) ground pork 1/4 cup (60 ml) chili sauce or ketchup 15 salted crackers (Ritz or saltine-type), crushed 1 tbsp chili powder 1 tbsp (15 ml) Dijon mustard 3/4 cup (180 ml) More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, December 9th, 2018
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Turn up the heat in the kitchen with easy beef enchiladas

1 onion, finely chopped 1 cubanelle pepper, seeded and diced 1/2 tsp (2 mL) ground cumin 2 tsp chili powder 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 1-1/2 lb (675 g) lean ground beef 1 garlic clove, finely chopped 1 can More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, December 9th, 2018
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Do your fave holiday flicks pass this feminism test?

By Briony SmithThe Kit Sun., Dec. 9, 2018 Even the grumpiest grinches among us aren’t immune to the charms of a holiday classic. But just how feminist are your favourite Christmas flicks? We put eight More...

By SLPundit On Saturday, December 8th, 2018
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Where to find Toronto’s best wines by-the-glass

December is the month of holiday cheer, when everyone has someone they want to meet for a drink. For wine lovers, that calls for a truly great glass of wine. But many places get the by-the-glass selection horribly More...