Hot Cocoa Mix

Hot Cocoa Mix

Posted by: on Dec 24, 2011 | No Comments

This delicious hot cocoa mix is probably the simplest way to create a unique, personal, and inexpensive gift.

Holiday Helpers at Market 17

Holiday Helpers at Market 17

Posted by: on Dec 22, 2011 | No Comments

Whether foodie, epicurean, grill master, or chocolate lover there are last minute gifts for all at Calgary’s Market 17. Here’s a look at what we’re salivating over — items that are definitely on Luxe Lust’s luxe list:

Mango and Pumpkin Seed Granola

Mango and Pumpkin Seed Granola

Posted by: on Dec 11, 2011 | No Comments

This granola recipe can be adapted to any nut and fruit flavours you please. In this version we have used pecans, mango, cranberries, and raisins. It makes an excellent homemade holiday gift for friends and family. We added it to our Christmas gift baskets.

This little piggy went to Au Pied de Cochon

This little piggy went to Au Pied de Cochon

Posted by: on Nov 1, 2011 | No Comments

I was referred to Au Pied de Cochon by one of our favourite wine stores Highlander Wine & Spirits. It was no coincidence — it seemed whenever I asked a Montrealer for restaurant recommendations, Au Pied de Cochon was the first place mentioned. After reading a few reviews and checking out their menu, I was on the phone making reservations.

Meals on wheels? That’s right, Calgary finally gets food trucks.

Meals on wheels? That’s right, Calgary finally gets food trucks.

Posted by: on Aug 17, 2011 | No Comments

Good gosh! Just thinking of the line ups to the Calgary food trucks on Stephen avenue make my knees weak and tremble, but let me tell you, it was well worth the wait. The vibe was that of a friendly Calgary festival, and my authentic Mexican tacos from Los Compadres were delicioso!