Thursday, April 25, 2024
Nutella, Chocolate, West Island Blog

West Island Blog Makes Homemade Nutella

by Rhonda Massad Homemade Nutella is everywhere on Facebook.  How to videos tempting us to try making the decadent spread ourselves.  Being a Nutella junkie,  I had to give it...

Hudson baker whips up 18th B-day cake for Kylie Jenner

By Rhonda Massad Jessika Menard co-owner of the Cozy Café and Cakes par Haute Couture in Hudson, is accustomed to creating food art but last weekend's birthday order took the...
Grill corn Quebec

Grilled Corn in Herb Butter

I love grilled corn. Its so natural, so tasty, so Quebec.  Corn is being harvested now and it is yummy.  I was talking to a farmer today at Marché...
Rhonda Massad, Montreal Grandma, West Island Blog, Chocolate covered

Canada Day Dipped Chocolate Strawberries

 Canada Day falls the first week of July.  Happily so does strawberry season in Quebec. This is a fun way to celebrate the holiday and the season. Dipping the berries...
Pointe-Claire Coffee Shops

You need to have coffee at these three Pointe-Claire cafés

The best coffee places in Pointe-Claire (according to us) Coffee is more than just coffee on the West Island. Who doesn't want to know about the coffee shops near us. ...
The Jewish Holiday Baker, Joan Nathan, Heavenly Apple Cake, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, Desert, Holiday Baking, Apples

Heavenly Apple Cake

 As published in The Jewish Holiday Baker, by Joan Nathan. I love apple cake and this is a good one.  Sweet yet not too sweet.  It is a breakfast favorite in...
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Teresa Dellar Palliative Care Residence Annual Gourmet Dinner & Wine Auction

https://www.youtube.com/embed/uYllouO57gk This year, the pandemic has led the Palliative Care Residence to revisit their annual event and create a new formula in the form of an in-home experience! They are...
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Baking A Cake Goes Along Way

I've been told it's a very old fashion thing that I do. I suppose it is because I haven't heard of anyone doing this for a very long time. Whenever...

Hot Chocolate Bombs – the treat of the season can be purchased from these...

Have you really experienced Christmas 2020 if you haven't indulged in a hot chocolate bomb? Do yourself a favour, order a few of these from a local vendor then...

The Minty

1 1/2 oz rye 6 mint leaves, torn 5 oz lemonade Shake all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice, pour in a tall glass add ice cubes and garnish with...