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Newcomer Kitchen

Every kitchen lives by its ebb and flow. There’s the gentle simmer of rote prep and small talk; the mad tango of searing sautés and […]

Diaspora Dining: A Taste of Shanghai in Toronto

Editor’s note: This feature, by guest contributor Gizelle Lau – a Chinese-Canadian food and travel writer based in Toronto – is the first in an […]

October 2, 2018

Newcomer Kitchen: A Community of Syrian Cooks Rises in Toronto

The Syrian Kitchen in Exile |
By Mandy Sham
Toronto -- Every kitchen lives by its ebb and flow. There’s the gentle simmer of rote prep and small talk; the mad tango of searing sautés and the electric energy on the assembly line. Stray bits of sumac and fennel. Shouting matches and saucy spoons. Read more
July 24, 2013

Diaspora Dining: A Taste of Shanghai in Toronto

Toronto |
By Gizelle Lau
Toronto -- Editor’s note: This feature, by guest contributor Gizelle Lau – a Chinese-Canadian food and travel writer based in Toronto – is the first in an occasional series on “diaspora dining,” covering the best places to find our favorite cuisines outside of their places of origin. The history of Chinese in Canada – pioneers who left their native land in pursuit of a better life and future – is a familiar immigrant story. Read more
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