The Beast makes its way home

I dropped by Napoleon Grills’ head office in Barrie today and picked up our new Prestige Series P500 grill. It looks great in its box, but will look even better after we assemble it and get dinner going!

Another BBQ bites the dust

The economy of buying cheap barbecues is beginning to drive me crazy. Spend $300 or so, to buy a shiny new BBQ that has rusted beyond belief in just three years. Of course the alternative is to pay over a grand to buy a beastly machine that will last years longer. Our last BBQ purchase […]

Every kitchen should have one

If you love sandwiches, you should have one. If you have kids, you should have one. If you cook anything, you should have one. If you hate to cook…well, you get the idea. I bought Sandy a panini press for her birthday. it was partially a joke, as we have a habit of buying gifts […]

Prosciutto wrapped stuffed chicken

It has been said before that the best food relies upon the simplicity of allowing good ingredients to speak for themselves. We’ve all seen the pretentious magazine recipes that have a half a page of ingredients. All too often, those recipes include ingredients like ground Tibetan turnip seed, only available at one market in Kathmandu. […]

Grilled Corn, Tomato and Bacon relish

I’ve been more than a little bit bored with your regular mustard and relish type condiments on my burger these last few months, which has led me to try out some new things. Last Summer I started using store bought corn relish. Tired even of that, I decided to step it up a notch with […]