In Montreal: Where to buy chocolate for the holidays

I always tell anyone who will listen that we are so spoiled in Montreal with talented chefs, top bakeries and Michelin worthy restaurants. With the holidays approaching, it’s a good time to review some of the great local gems we have to choose from, starting with my favorite product, chocolate! I should share with you […]

Pecan Buttercrunch

Pecan butter crunch by Bake Bellissima

This buttercrunch should come with a warning sign because it is truly addictive. The combination of the sweet buttery toffee, rich dark chocolate, followed by the salty crunchy nuts are heavenly. This recipe makes a large batch, but not to worry, the likelihood of leftovers is very low. It is a really great recipe that […]

It’s All in the Details

Setting the holiday table is an art form, and many how-to books have been written to teach the “right” way to go about it. For me, it’s all about having fun with how you present the food you slaved for hours in the kitchen to prepare and making it as enticing as possible. My favorite […]