Around the World in 80 Bites – Bite 24

Bite 24 – gingerbread ‘Tis the season to stock my gingerbread survival kit. In it I put fairly traded and powdered ginger and true cinnamon. I also have on hand some powdered clove, cassia and allspice. A combination of date molasses and maple syrup provide the sticky sweetness that goes so well in gingerbread cookies, cakes … More Around the World in 80 Bites – Bite 24

Around the World in 80 Bites: Bite 23

Bite 23: Tim Hortons http://www.timhortons.com/ca/en/index.php As a (usually) proud Canadian I grew up eating doughnuts from Tim’s. Also known as Timmy’s or TH in ASL (sign language). Founded in 1964 by a hockey player for the Toronto Maple Leafs (3 guesses for his name!) it has grown into an iconic Canadian institution. Over the years, doughnut … More Around the World in 80 Bites: Bite 23