TRUFFLE CRAZY IN MONTREAL

Black truffle freaks will know this, of course, but here’s a word of warning to the uninitiated: the season is ending soon. Some restaurants in town still have them available – XO, Le St Urbain and Venti, for example – but only for a few more...

Critic’s Notebook: Tastemakers of 2011

MONTREAL – For a good while now, we’ve ended each year in this space with “best of” lists. At a time when restaurants are too busy to be reviewed (or often closed), I have preferred to wrap things up by underlining the efforts of the sharpest...

Tout ce que vous voulez savoir sur la truffe

Qu’est-ce qu’une truffe? Un champignon au chocolat? Ça s’achète où, ça goûte quoi, ça se mange comment? Pour en savoir plus sur ce produit de très grand luxe qui fascine gourmets et gourmands depuis toujours, nous avons posé quelques questions à...