The Vin Room

My Friends

That’s What I Think (TWIT) Review I was invited out for my birthday by my lovely neighborhood ladies. Never been to The Vin room and I was excited to go. What gorgeous friends they are!!! The decor at The Vin Room is upscale modern as you can see, beautiful. We ordered a lovely bottle of… 

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Grapefruit Fizz

Grapefruit Fizz 2

S. Pellegrino kindly sent me some Sparkling Grapefruit and I decided to do a cocktail with some. Amazing flavor, I absolutely loved it. I am a big fan of grapefruit as long as it is not too bitter. This beverage is the perfect balance of sweet and tart and is made with 16% grapefruit juice… 

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Calgary Giveaway for Rush Restaurant Gift Certificate

February 2013 429 (Small)

This is our third day in celebrating S. Pellegrino® Almost Famous Chef® Competition that will be taking place at Cirillo’s Culinary Academy in Toronto on Monday, February 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. ET. The winner announcement will be made at 8:45 pm. ET. Culinary students from seven participating schools across Canada are competing… 

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S. Pellegrino Almost Famous Chefs-Interview with Kevan Hafichuk

Kevan Hafichuk

I have been given the pleasure of interviewing Kevan Hafichuk who is one of the competitors for the S. Pellegrino® Almost Famous Chef® Competition and our local Calgary contestant. The competition is taking place in Toronto on Feb. 25th, 2013. Kevan and a fellow Albertan Matt Cusano.   Here are the tough questions I presented… 

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Almost Famous Chef Competition

Pork Tenderloin with Braised Cabbage and Swiss Chard

I was invited to help celebrate the upcoming S. Pellegrino® Almost Famous Chef® Competition which is taking place at Cirillo’s Culinary Academy in Toronto on Monday, February 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. ET. The winner announcement will be made at 8:45 pm. ET. Culinary students from seven participating schools across Canada are competing… 

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