We started off with Halloween Cookie Decorating at Sweet Relief Pastries. All supplies including sprinkles were included and we loved the spooky designs that Diedre chose. She’s so full of smiles and fun and perfect for teaching you how to decorate. Here’s a look at our finished cookies. We were quite proud of the pumpkin and the ghost lol. We also got to try some ghoulishly cute Macarons from 8 Cakes YYC! Flavors were so unique:
Drac - Black Forest
Ghost -Mint Lemonade
We recently went to Shijo Sushi in Kensington and were really surprised with the quality and presentation of sushi. The owner, Wendy and Head Chef are very friendly and offer up some great choices from the menu if you aren’t sure what to order. We initially were invited to try their menu items but went back to try some new rolls. Pictured here is the Red Sun roll - salmon, avocado, tobiko, topped with a seared red pepper and some salmon ceviche. The ceviche was so refreshing
International Coffee Day, celebrated on October 1st and Beer and Pizza Day is October 6th so we wanted to kick start October with the best of both worlds, a Mocha Porter to go along with our pizza. This blend of “beer meets coffee” is the perfect way to sit back, relax and enjoy the world’s two most favourite beverages.
We tried the Mocha Porter from Granville Island Brewing featuring JJ Bean Decaf Dark Roast Coffee and cocoa. This smooth Porter paired great with our Donai