Taverne Monkland, Montréal
Jul26

Taverne Monkland, Montréal

“This is what a ‘local’ looks like in Montreal.  Stylish, great food and very, very comfortable! Monkland Taverne has been an institution in Notre Dame de Grace (NDG) since 1995 and the team of owners –  Josh Crowe, Barbara Irwin, Stephen Leslie, Boris Schweers and Donald Lovell  – have been focused on the great ingredients of Québec for years. They just get it!  Chef / owner Josh Crowe is as forward-thinking chef as any Food...

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Le Champlain @ Le Château Frontenac, Québec City
Jul21

Le Champlain @ Le Château Frontenac, Québec City

Le Château Frontenac has been one of the jewels of the Fairmont Hotel family (formerly Canadian Pacific)  since it was first opened in 1893. It was designed to be, in founder Sir William Van Horne’s words, “the most talked about hotel on this continent”. Sitting on the north shore of the St. Lawrence, its majestic towers still grace tourism guides and attract visitors from around the world.  Nestled in the heart of...

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Les Jardins de Métis, Grand Métis, Quebec
Jul18

Les Jardins de Métis, Grand Métis, Quebec

Les Jardins de Métis is a magical place and a testament to a dream that has spanned generations of the Reford family. In the summer of 1926, Elsie Reford began transforming her fishing camp on the Metis River into a garden. Located 220 miles north-east of Quebec City, at 48.51º N. latitude, the gardens she created over the next thirty years were the northernmost in the eastern half of North America. Known to some as Les Jardins de...

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