Cultured Coconut & Blueberries - Food Gypsy

Cultured Coconut Milk – Kitchen Alternatives

January 31, 2013 | 1 Comments

The things I eat in the name of research – gluten-free breads, tofu, liver and now – cultured coconut milk.  A dairy alternative with a similar texture to yogurt,  cultured coconut milk was a pleasant surprise, and is now among my list...

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The Red Apron's Jennifer Heagle - Food Gypsy

The Red Apron, Good Food is Good Business

March 5, 2012 | 2 Comments

The recently expanded Red Apron, is among my favourite food outlets in Ottawa's downtown core. Selling their own brand of sophisticated comfort food for pick-up or delivery, Jennifer Heagle and business partner Jo-Ann Laverty...

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Lucky Charms, T&T Supermarket - Food Gypsy

T&T Supermarket – “OH WOW!”

January 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

With Chinese New Year just around the corner, it was time for a family outing to the local T&T Supermarket for authentic Asian ingredients and an infusion of new ideas for the Gypsy Kitchen. Decked out in it’s new year finery,...

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Creations Croteza Bay Leaf Earrings - Food Gypsy

Foodie Jewelry – Croteza Creations

October 26, 2011 | 2 Comments

Stumbled on Croteza Creations Bijouterie Artisanale Jewelry one sunny day in Ottawa's Byward Market and had to stop. Beautiful leafs and petals from nature's pallet set in a light acrylic, make for some stunning...

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Annapolis Royal Market, John Elliot - Food Gypsy

To Market We Go

April 12, 2011 | 2 Comments

Farmers Markets are a $3Billion dollar business in Canada alone, because now 92% of consumers say buying directly from a farmer is important to them. ...

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Coming Attractions

April 8, 2011 | 1 Comments

Before we adjourn for a fun weekend of giggles, we're leaving you with a little tease of what's next as we continue "VEG HEAD Month" on Food Gypsy plus a shopping list (by reader request)...

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La Bottega Nicastro - Food Gypsy

La Bottega Nicastro – Buon Appetito!

November 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

There is little else that can comfort, soothe and completely quiet; mind, body and soul quite like Italian food. Elegant in its simplicity and selective in its ingredients, Italian is (by far) my favourite food...

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