For a bit of island spice, watch seasoned Jamaican jerkmaster Lloyd James prepare and grill mouthwatering jerk chicken at Bluefields Bay Villas. Read the full story in the January 2012 issue of up! magazine.
Cornucopia Whistler on a dime
Don't worry about breaking the bank if you want to attend Cornucopia in Whistler, B.C.; there's plenty to do at this annual food and wine festival without spending a fortune.
The highly acclaimed celebration is known for its extravagance and appeal to discerning palates, but with many free or low-cost events incorporated into the schedule, visitors on a budget can still wine, dine and learn.
Whistler Chef's Challenge
Wednesday, Nov 7 and Thursday, Nov 8
Recipes from Truffle Pigs Bistro in Yoho National Park
When next you’re driving west from Calgary, resist the siren call of world-class restos in Banff and Lake Louise. Stay focused. Stay hungry. And stay on the Trans-Canada Highway until you see signs to the tiny town of Field, B.C., in Yoho National Park. This is, precisely, where you want to turn.
You won’t regret it.
Cooking with Turntable Kitchen: Buckwheat Shortcakes with Salty Caramel Ice Cream
Ready for some toe-tapping and finger-licking fun? Check out Turntable Kitchen, a site devoted to food, music and the combination of the two. The coolest feature of the site is their pairings box. Every month, visitors can sign up for a package that contains three seasonal (and sometimes themed) recipes, one or two dry ingredients, a limited edition LP and access to an electronic downloadable mix tape.