Having switched to decaf coffee several years ago, I was on the hunt for a decent decaf bean. I learned quickly how incredibly hard it is to find a good decaffeinated coffee beans for use at home. Many are bitter, over roasted, and/or completely lacking in flavour. A couple of years ago, I ‘stumbled’ on something in tiny Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec on Montreal’s west island.
Do you remember the Cherry Blossom? The candy where sits a maraschino cherry covered in cherry syrup, nestled in a mixture of chocolate, coconut, and pieces of roasted peanuts? Did you love the sensual liquid? Well, we just brought in a grown up version of this child’s favourite.
Solving the problem of what to drink when you are not drinking? Whether you are the designated driver, or you don’t drink alcohol or you have guests that wish not to drink, there is an excellent, wonderful new option now available. New in Canada, Seedlip is a spirit, distilled using trendy botanicals, that is sugar free, sweetener free and has no calories or artificial flavors. Try crafting them in any variety of teas, mixers, or drinks.
When we travel, we come across new and tasty products. This is no exception! When we visited Nova Scotia we came across many tasty products made with the Haskap Berry.
Hot Mama’s jellies and sauces certainly are a taste bud explosive option for true hot pepper lovers. These products are not only spicy but they offer incredible flavours.