I arrived at Das Schnitzel to locked doors at three minutes before noon. I stepped back to take a photo and in that brief moment the doors were unlocked and two interlopers rounded the corner and walked straight in ahead of me. You snooze and you lose in the world of schnitzel. Sherri Bowles and …Continue reading "Schnitzel comes to Crown Point"
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Sometime last year, just as the cold weather set in, a new shop opened inconspicuously on Ottawa Street North called Crown Point Sandwich. I confess, I have had more than one sandwich there, and my best intentions to provide a review failed as the sandwich has not, until now, survived long enough for the obligatory …Continue reading "A royally good sandwich shop"
The butter croissant was melt in the mouth good. It is great having another walkable choice for good coffee.Continue reading "Cafe Baffico coffee is worth the walk"
The latest addition to the Crown Point restaurant scene is Cafe Baffico, a cozy new Italian restaurant located on King Street, across from Buddy’s Roadhouse and in the same spot that recently housed Chinese Delight. It’s the latest project of owner and chef Jordan Weisz, a young man with an impressive list of culinary accomplishments. …Continue reading "Cafe Baffico: Casual dining with people you love"
Yvette at East Hamilton Cheese Co., on Ottawa Street, is now carrying Dear Grain bread on Saturdays to accompany her selection of local cheeses. Anyone familiar with the bread from the Ottawa Street Farmers’ Market will know how scrumptious it is.Continue reading "Dear Grain with cheesey goodness"
Cafe Baffico opened, today, at King Street East and Balmoral. The owner has created a bright and cozy atmosphere. He said he wants people to feel like guests in his home. They’re still working on the menu but for lunch we had a sausage Florentine sandwich. The bread and sausage were made in house. The …Continue reading "Cafe Baffico is open"
A mural is going up on the Kensington side wall of Shorty’s Pizza on Cannon. The neighbourhood becomes yet cooler.Continue reading "Street art at Shorty’s"
Hamiltonians have been lucky to see a serious increase in their restaurant choices in the past decade but we can’t skip out on the old school classics. Source: The 10 Best Hamilton East End Restaurants for 2018 | TrueResidentContinue reading "The 10 Best Hamilton East End Restaurants for 2018 | TrueResident"
[vc_row content_placement=”top”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]The Cakes 1/2 lb ground chicken 3/4 cup bread crumbs 1 garlic clove, crushed 1 egg 1.5 tbsp chopped flatleaf parsley 1/2 tsp lemon zest (grated rind of the lemon) The Sauce Olive oil for pan frying 1/2 cup slivered almonds 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion 1 bay leaf 2 …Continue reading "Savoury chicken cakes with saffron almond sauce"