Posted in July 2012

Get your big blues now!

Get your big blues now!

Don’t be blue, eat Canadian blueberries. Now! Because Ontario’s blueberry season started two weeks early, it will probably be over by the end of August, according to Foodland Ontario. “With rare exceptions, there will be little supply by September,” says Stephen Bourne, supervisor of brand services. The good news, he says, is that the quality … Continue reading

This donut’s peachy

Amid the glorious peaches from Niagara, which we’re so lucky to have in this challenging year, comes a jaunty outlier from south of the border. Donut, saucer, Saturn, call it what you will, this juicy little white peach is cotton-candy sweet with a hint of almond. It’s also a complete pain to grow, according to … Continue reading

Crazy for coconut

Crazy for coconut

When did the world go crazy for coconut? I was completely oblivious to the world’s hottest New Health Craze until a shiny blue tetra pak of O.N.E. Coconut Water appeared on my doorstep a few months back. Since there’s nothing more delicious than slurping fresh coconut juice from a green coconut in the Caribbean – … Continue reading