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Recipe: Garlic Scape and Basil Pesto

The Downtown Windsor Farmers Market is in full swing and I’ve been making good use of it.  I’ve been on a bit of canning and preserving kick and living in Essex County offers great opportunities to feed my obsession. Last year, I was introduced to something new.  Garlic scapes.  I had no idea what they…


Father's Day + Meat = Happy Dads

At least that’s what local butcher, Jamie Waldron, tells us.   Jamie’s local meat share program has been really popular and if you’re looking for great, local meat for Father’s Day for that special BBQ then you need to get your order in before June 1. 3 different types of shares are available to make sure…


Wine Trail Ride Dates Set!

The Best Culinary Tourism Experience in Ontario is taking place this summer and the dates have been set.  The award winning Wine Trail Ride dates have been announced for the 2011 season.  Each Wine Trail Ride includes a visit to 2-3 wineries, tastings, tours, experienced guide, support vehicle and a meal made with local Essex…


What's Cookin' in Rino's Kitchen

I stopped by Rino’s Kitchen this week to have a cup of coffee and chat it up with owner Rino Bortolin.  Rino’s Kitchen is the newest addition to WindsorEats and if you haven’t been there yet, get there.  It is quaint and cozy and has an ever changing menu that never disappoints. You might remember…