Fun and Educative activities to participate in this Labor Day

From Gastronomic food events, Country Fever, Contemporary art, World Press photos and PKD awareness day ... Gen’s Delights got your Labor Day weekend activities covered! more »

Sep 3, 2016 5:42 PM , Gen's Delights


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Father's day activities and suggestions for all !

Today around the world we celebrate Father’s day. To honor the special man that gave you life, here is a list of interesting activities and suggestions that will be sure to make him smile ! more »

Jun 19, 2016 7:00 PM , Gen's Delights


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Maple season time in Quebec, time to visit a sugar bush!

It’s Maple season in Quebec! To help you decide which maple bush to visit, here are three family-friendly sugar shacks located near Montreal that are sure to charm your whole family. more »

Apr 18, 2016 12:13 AM , Gen's Delights

La Poutine Week's 4th edition is here: Foodies rejoice !

La Poutine Week

La Poutine Week's 4th edition is here: Foodies rejoice !

February 1st, 2016 marks the beginning of the 4th edition of La Poutine Week: a week long contest in which over a 100 restaurants worldwide will strive to create the most original and savory poutine dishes for your tasting pleasure! more »

Feb 1, 2016 1:51 AM , Gen's Delights

Thoughts on the recent program: In Defense of Food. How I dealt with a life without tacos... now a life without ramen. more »

Jan 8, 2016 1:31 PM A Tourist at Home 6 Comments

Satisfying Adirondack appetites and quenching thirsts since 1933, the Belvedere Restaurant throbs with activity in the heart of Saranac Lake. more »

Nov 26, 2015 8:55 AM , Arts & Culture

Catch a sneak peek of Episode 3: Paris, where Phil gets his hot chocolate fix, learns the French lawn game Pétanque, and goes in search of the best roast chicken in Paris. Premiering October12th, at 10:00 pm. more »

Oct 9, 2015 11:28 AM

Derek Muirden visits Conroys Organics, one of the growing number of specialty farms and markets in the Adirondacks that are selling farm fresh local food. more »

Aug 21, 2015 1:56 PM Local Stories

Some of the same mass-produced, packaged food and drink products... aren’t actually made the same both sides of the U.S., Canadian border. more »

May 8, 2015 5:01 PM Local Stories

Oink Oink!  Le Cochon Caché : Porchetta at it’s best!

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Oink Oink! Le Cochon Caché : Porchetta at it’s best!

Le Cochon Caché a 'comptoir gourmand' in the heart of Villeray district, incorporates porchetta in most of its menu: from sandwiches, pizzas to poutine, the dish portions are hefty, savory, and served with generous slabs of scrumptious porchetta! more »

Apr 23, 2015 12:47 AM , Gen's Delights

Mac 'N' Cheese week in Montreal  North America’s favorite comfort food

Mac and Cheese Week

Mac 'N' Cheese week in Montreal North America’s favorite comfort food

March 16th 2015 marked the end of the inaugural week-long festival of North America’s favorite comfort food: Mac & Cheese in Montreal ! more »

Mar 17, 2015 3:25 PM Gen's Delights

With the summer growing season on the way, our Derek Muirden meets up with Amy Ivy from Cornell Cooperative Extension and samples some of the bounty at a yearly show that gives gardeners and foodies a taste of what's to come. more »

Mar 16, 2015 2:22 PM Business & Innovation

Poutine week recap:  The best of Montreal’s Poutineries!

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Poutine Week Recap: The Best of Montreal’s Poutineries!

On February 7th 2015, La Poutine Week’s third edition came to a glorious end with Dirty Dogs’ scrumptious THE BOSS version winning the people’s choice award. Winner asides, here below are some of my personal favorite 'Poutineries': more »

Feb 10, 2015 11:58 PM , Gen's Delights


La Poutine Week

Poutine Week is here for it's third edition in Montreal

La Poutine Week is back again in Montreal for its delicious 3rd installment, running from February 1st to the 7th in 40 different restaurants ! more »

Feb 2, 2015 3:17 PM , Gen's Delights 1 Comments

Enjoy a bite or two of fine dining at Mtl a Table

Mtl a Table

Enjoy a bite or two of fine cuisine during Mtl a Table!

Presented by Wines of France, Montreal’s third annual restaurant week Mtl a Table features savory, affordable set menus in 140 restaurants city-wide. With set priced menus at $19, $29 or $39, fine dining in Montreal could not be any more agreeable! more »

Nov 6, 2014 1:02 AM , Gen's Delights

A weekend visit to beautiful Portland Maine

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A Weekend visit to Beautiful Portland Maine

Portland Maine attracts thousands of visitors each year because of its historic charm and cosmopolitan vibe. It is a perfect destination for a whirlwind weekend getaway ! more »

Oct 22, 2014 2:33 AM , Gen's Delights

Boursin® Red Chili Pepper cheese


Boursin® Red Chili Pepper cheese is a spicy delight !

Boursin® Red Chili Pepper cheese, a new release on the cheese market, is produced locally and is made of 100% Canadian Milk. more »

Apr 2, 2014 4:22 PM Gen's Delights

French wine

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Try French Wines for this Holiday Season

Ready or not, the holiday season is just around the corner and it is time to get ready for the numerous diner parties, cocktails and 5 to 7’s that invariable pop-up around this jolly time of the year. more »

Dec 6, 2013 5:09 PM Gen's Delights 1 Comments

See where this traditionally Massachusetts grown crop is coming up in northern New York. more »

Nov 4, 2013 2:38 PM Local Stories

Chez Maxim Oriental

Chez Maxim Oriental

Chez Maxim Oriental Authentic Chinese Cuisine in Montreal

Chez Maxim Oriental is a new Chinese restaurant conveniently situated in the heart of Chinatown. From the main road as you walk up St Laurent Street, you can see the restaurant’s sign on the wall as well as numerous photos of the dishes on offer. more »

Aug 21, 2013 4:44 PM Gen's Delights 1 Comments