Food 4Thought

ramblings from a food writer & former professional chef



Chicken Feet & Steph Domet

Chicken feet. My two Newfoundland dogs love them, and they are wonderful snacks for them-lots of glucosamine, great for big dog joints. Every time I pull some out of the freezer, I climb aboard the same train of thought. Sometimes... Continue Reading →

back to the blog

So the problem with taking off so much blog time is that all kinds of things happen, and then you don't know where to start... Since I last posted, Mix lost Ray Bear and closed after hobbling along a few... Continue Reading →

critic on the critics thursdays

Where to get ice cream is the foodie feature in the Coast. I already have a spot so I turn to HeraldSpurr, who trumpets the goodness of the Lower Deck. I haven't been back to the Lower Deck since I... Continue Reading →

critic on the critics thursdays

HeraldSpurr reviews a golf club restaurant--c'mon Bill, how many of your readers will eat there? ¬†You're not getting lazy are you? Whilst over at the Coast, Craig Pinhey writes about Canada's antiquated border booze laws that restrict consumer choice and... Continue Reading →

critic on the critics thursdays-part deux

This week, CoastHill does the requisite summer roundup of street food with Bud the Spud starring, and HeraldSpurr goes Vietnamese with Indochine Bahn mi. Meh. (crickets chirping here). Although Spurr does go on the offensive and cuts off the typical... Continue Reading →

critic on the critics thursdays-last week

I missed posting last week but got a few interesting questions so I'm going to revisit. CoastBuote hit the Humani T cafe, with mixed results. I find it interesting that it appears from the article that she only made one... Continue Reading →

critic on the critics thursdays

CoastBuote likes the Bicycle Thief (who wouldn't?) and HeraldSpurr visits Two if By Sea for some croissant love and a truck with something different to offer--soup. Soup's on the Move was wedged between Farmer Clem's and Irving on the Bedford... Continue Reading →

Where to this week?

CoastBuote headed to Clayton Park for Monsoon, a place I have no idea about and still don't because the review was ambiguous. HeraldSpurr heads to Berwick and enjoys a meal at the Black Trumpet. The city critic heads to a... Continue Reading →

Bill goes to Bedford, Andy to Hubbards

Former Coast food editor Andy Murdoch has a piece about St. Lawrence's kitchen, a take out blah blah blah...zzzzzz..... And Bill Spurr hit the Cellar in Bedford, which he liked. I don't live far from the Cellar, but I never... Continue Reading →

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