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  • Holiday Entertaining with Loacker

    One of my favourite things about the holiday season is that cozy feeling you get when you duck inside a house from the cold and windy winter weather, greeted by relatives and friends, warm hugs and special treats. I love welcoming guests too! Holiday cookies are often the centerpiece of get-togethers and, I’ll admit, one […]

  • The Modern Ancients

    Last year, we introduced our elegant and healthy line of organic Allessia Zuppa’s, Risotto’s and Polenta with such success we eagerly continued our work towards expanding the line. Since we find that no matter how modern our world becomes, we can only benefit by pulling morsels of wisdom from the past, we are happy to introduce Allessia’s new line […]

  • The art of enjoying Italian seasonal fall flavours

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    How do you shop in the fall and winter? I came home from the supermarket yesterday with bananas and mangos. Maybe I was wishing for some sort of Caribbean vacation while I was shopping but today, I find there’s something strange about cutting into a mango as you watch the first winter flurries pass by […]

  • Fire up the grill with Aurora’s gourmet BBQ box for Dad

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    You have to admit— nothing says summer like a barbecue in the backyard on a warm night. Imagine the smell of burgers on the grill, the sound of kids playing in the yard, and the clink of ice cubes in a glass— yes, it’s finally that time of year again. For the dad who loves […]

  • ZUPPA! (and more)

    You say soup? We say ZUPPA! A brand new line of products developed especially for us and directly from Italy. Allessia Zuppa’s were launched last weekend at the Delicious Food Show in Toronto with much success! With the cold weather approaching, Allessia’ Zuppa’s are the perfect choice for families wanting a healthy delicious and convenient […]

  • Italian ‘Cake Boss’

    With the approach of Easter, we look forward to time with family, a return to traditions, and seasonal treats. At this time of year panettone are formed into the shape of a symbolic dove and we all love and enjoy our “Colombe di Pasqua.” Are you ready for Easter this year? If not we’d like […]

  • The Ultimate Olive Oil Tasting Party!

    This weekend we launched a new Recipideo Nonna’s Minestrone revealing the secret to a great Italian minestrone just in time for the cold weather. Gathering over 600 views in just 2 days it was a resounding success! Thank you to everyone who entered our Facebook giveaway and congratulations to Katrin at Running with the Devil(ed) Eggs who […]