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Restaurant fundraiser helps nourish Winnipeg food centre

By Stefanie Lasuik |

Diners who packed The Merchant Kitchen Oct. 19 helped feed more people than just themselves.

The downtown restaurant donated proceeds from the busy night to community food centres as a part of a nationwide Restaurants for Change initiative. 443 more words

Berry Oatmeal Smoothie

When you want to maintain or lose weight you have to be mindful of what you consume on a daily basis. Tracking your diet can sometimes be a tedious task. 154 more words


The ST Guide To... washing fruits and vegetables

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With food safety scandals and recalls becoming more common, consumers are increasingly asking the question: is the food safe to eat?

The latest foodstuff to come under scrutiny is leafy green vegetables and fruit. 710 more words

Current Affairs

Rambutan 18-10-2016

Rambutan is native to the Malay Archipelago, the name of this fruit is derived from the Malay word meaning “hairy,” and you can see why. But once the hairy exterior of the rambutan is peeled away, the tender, fleshy, delicious fruit is revealed. 64 more words


Strawberry is the Only Fruit Which Seeds Grow on the Outside

An average strawberry has about 200 “seeds” which sit on its skin on the outside. This makes strawberry not a berry, but a member of the rose family. 24 more words

Did You Know ?

Pear and Apple compote

When autumn knocks on the door, it is time to open up to the good old fashioned “compote “.  Traditionally a compote is  made with apples  but can be flavored with vanilla, cinnamon or mixed with another fruit like pears, mango, plums, berries etc.. 173 more words