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Red Sauce

when you are sauteeing the onion and garlic add equal or slightly lesser amounts of finely diced (or put through a cuisinart - even better) carrot, celery, leek, or even bell peppers, it adds a lot of flavour to the sauce

Oct 23, 2008
alan767 in Home Cooking

What to do with a 5 pound bag of limes?

candied lime peel is amazing

Jun 08, 2008
alan767 in Home Cooking

Butcher in st-lawrence market?

try el gaucho for great sausages

Fourtieth Birthday with kids and a patio?

safari bar and grill at lawrence and avenue

ISO: Maple butter
it's fairly far but the best maple butter i've had

Liquor brand/quality used in cocktails

vodka- stoli for value, ketel one is also a solid brand
rum - flor de cana 7 year old is one of the top rums out there at a very fair price, havana club 7 is good, mount gay and mount gay xo are great.
whisky - canadian - 40 creek is the best for your money, crown royal is good, as is wisers
bourbon - makers mark
scotch - teachers

Mar 24, 2008
alan767 in Spirits

Looking for the absolute BEST restarant in Chinatown

Chung King at the pacific mall

Best pizza in Toronto?

try vivo just south of mt pleasant and eglinton. good thin crust