Westcoast Smoked Salmon Candy

Westcoast Smoked Salmon Candy

Smoking was originally introduced as a method to preserve fish against spoilage, as the smoking process cooks and dehydrates the meat, killing and impeding the growth of bacteria. It has a place in history throughout Europe and America, linked to various spiritual...
Good Food vs. A Good Food Experience

Good Food vs. A Good Food Experience

We were a small, cozy group this year for Christmas Dinner –  myself, my husband, and our two teenage sons – and it was suggested that we simply load our plates and eat at the kitchen bar / table.  Now it is a beautiful table, built by the boys as a...
Culinary Tourism – a Definition?

Culinary Tourism – a Definition?

Food and Travel have gone hand in hand since before “tourism” was even a concept.  For those of us who love experiencing new destinations and different cultures, food becomes an integral part of the journey –  often before we leave home.  Through television,...
Traveling Foodies

Traveling Foodies

When I plan a vacation, I tend to use what I refer to as a “foodie perspective”.  If I am going to the Okanagan I want to find fresh fruit stands and visit the local wineries.  If I am in Hawaii then tropical fruit & fresh seafood is a must, as well as Maui onions...