Forget delivery, there’s Ricardo’s meat lovers pizza

1 can (28 oz/796 mL) plum tomatoes 1 recipe Pizza Dough for 4 (see below) 2 cups (200 g) grated mozzarella cheese  8 slices bacon, cooked and chopped 8 slices prosciutto, torn 4 slices ham, torn 1/4 cup (10 g) chopped fresh chives 1 head Boston lettuce, thinly sliced 1 cup (25 g) arugula 1 green onion, thinly sliced Basil leaves, as desired Olive More...

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By SLPundit On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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Splurge on a special bottle of wine this Victoria Day weekend

After a long, cold winter including a pounding ice storm in April, the unofficial start of summer is certainly cause for celebration. So lift a glass this Victoria Day weekend with a really special bottle of wine More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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The perfect greens to complement your chicken this summer

Kidney bean and rapini salad with grilled chicken cutlets 1 bunch (about 1 lb./454 g) rapini, washed and trimmed 1 can (19 oz./540 mL) kidney beans, rinsed and drained 3 tbsp (45 mL) lemon juice 3 tbsp (45 More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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Rating the restaurants of Oshawa

I recently went to Oshawa in search of good food — and found it. An hour’s drive east of Toronto, Oshawa is better known for car manufacturing than its food scene. But a new class of restaurants More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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Looking for some great craft brewers in the GTA? Head east

Durham is a vast region with a burgeoning craft beer scene, thanks in part to cheaper rents and more room to grow. With newcomers such as Chronicle Brewing and Little Beasts, opening up amoung the more established More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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Tom Wolfe’s fashion, like his journalism and writing, was all his own

By GUY TREBAYThe New York Times Thu., May 17, 2018 In the end, it may have been Tom Wolfe’s own chic that was most radical. Leave it to others to unpack the extravagant and often provocative literary More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Black and female chefs break all the cooking rules and win James Beard Awards in U.S.

The world shifted a little last Monday night at the James Beard Awards: They hung a medal around Rodney Scott’s neck. There are so many reasons why that’s a very big deal. It’s the James Beard More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Is the House Special at Porchetta & Co. as unhealthy as it seems?

“House Special” Sandwich, $ 9.95 Porchetta & Co., three locations in Toronto, including the Air Canada Centre. A fourth location at 130 King St. W. (Exchange Tower) will open by the end of May More...

By SLPundit On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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A Lady Gaga makeup line is in the works

Pause for applause: Lady Gaga might soon be bringing her singular style to your local beauty aisle. Mother Monster, a.k.a. Stefani Germanotta, reportedly filed for a trademark on a cosmetics line called Haus Beauty More...

By SLPundit On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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Get a taste of the best pork sausages around

Pork sausages (the best)  1 bone-in pork shoulder roast, about 4 lb (1.8 kg) 1/4 cup (10 g) chopped mixed fresh herbs (such as parsley, sage and thyme) 1 garlic clove, chopped 2 tbsp (30 mL) white wine 1 More...