I’m a major tea lover, and I often am so jealous of coffee drinkers. There’s always a new cold brew, gourmet beans and new frappuccinos for coffee lovers. For tea drinkers, we usually have a couple of interesting lattes in the winter, and that’s it.
Starbucks has introduced a new type of tea to their permanent menu, for tea lovers like me to enjoy all year round. Yay! The new beverages are Teavana Tea Lattes.
The main difference between these drinks and other tea lattes, are that they are made with whole-leaf micro-ground tea. They’re then topped with foamed milk and some sweetener. The new teas are available in 4 distinct blends. (more…)
I’ve been getting into wine, and love exploring new ones. Have you tried Kendall-Jackson Wines? They’ve been creating wines for 35 years in California in Sonoma County, Mendocino County, Monterey County, Santa Barbara County, Anderson Valley, Alexander Valley and Napa County. Last year, Kendall-Jackson was named American Winery of the Year in 2017 by Wine Enthusiast Magazine. (more…)
I’m in love with Maison Riviera. Have you tried their delicious salted butter in adorable jars? Now they have a new product, perfect for Greek yogurt lovers.Everyone is trying to eat healthier. Yogurt is delicious, but can contain lots of sugar.
Rivera’s newest creation is a Greek Yogurt that has 40% less sugar than other Greek yogurt brands. Each 125g serving only has 8 grams of sugar, and is lactose-free. (more…)
The chill may be easing a tiny bit, but we still have another month or so of winter left! These are the books that I’ll be curling up with! (more…)
Roses are red, violets are blue, Valentine’s Day is here, and I have a treat for you!
Sally Hansen‘s beautiful new spring collection has officially launched this month. The features different shades of red and pinks, and is oh so perfect for Valentine’s Day. The collection is called Blushed, and there’s a shade for every occasion. Check them out below! (more…)
Last week the Interior Design Show was in Toronto. Neetu checked it out! Read all about it below.
The sights, sounds and tastes all captured my senses at The Interior Design Show in Toronto. At the opening party, it was more that just design ideas for your home. Toronto’s food and beverage scene met art and design. (more…)
It’s back! Winterlicious is here, and they are taking reservations now. This year there are over 200 restaurants participating. The menu prices have increased slightly, but it’s still a great value. Three-course prix fixe lunch menus are priced at $23, $28 and $33, and dinner is priced at $33, $43 and $53. There are also a slew of culinary events to check out!
This year, if you choose to dine at a King Street restaurant, there will be art installations and ice sculptures along the street. You can also save $5 off street parking here. Winterlicious starts on January 26th to February 8th.
New this year: Figures, Jamie’s Italian,and Frings
Best Bets: Batch, The Cactus Club, Cluny, Lisa Marie, Miku, Mildred Temple Kitchen, Momofuku, Pukka,
Feeling Fancy? Try Canoe, or Cafe Boulud
See all the participating restaurants here.
Check out some of my past reviews! Pukka, The Host Fine Indian Food, SpeakEasy 21, Reds MidTown Tavern,, Mildred Temple Kitchen, Batch, and Casa Loma Winterlicious Tea.