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Archive for the ‘Baked Goods, Supplies’ Category

Jewels Under The Kilt – Roasted flavoured nuts

By amy • Mar 26th, 2016 • Category: Baked Goods, Supplies, Candy, Dessert, Impulse Buy, Snacks, Sweets

Jewels Under The Kilt Roasted Flavoured Nuts: Maple Pear Ginger Walnuts; Maple Cinnamon Walnuts; Espresso Hazelnuts $10.00 each; 4 to 4.4 oz. available at  Ontario farmers’ markets and online at https://www.foodiepages.ca/ for more information visit jewelsunderthekilt.com/ Dear nut whisperers – you had us at the ingredients. Walnuts coated in an infusion of pears, ginger, and [...]

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Fancy Crackers

By amy • Nov 29th, 2015 • Category: Appetizers, Baked Goods, Supplies, Columns, Pantry Items, Prepared Foods, Snacks, crackers, grains

At this time of year, festive nibbles and snacks move to the front of the store – let a thousand crackers bloom! – to be greeted by frazzled shoppers, who pick up boxes of upscale thins and wonder: are these things worth $8.99? There are further anxieties: will Uncle Doug try them? Will they go [...]

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La Tortilla Factory – Green Chili Tortillas

By amy • Aug 23rd, 2014 • Category: Baked Goods, Supplies, Breads, Impulse Buy

La Tortilla Factory Green Chili Tortillas 8 Tortillas, 328g, $4.99 available at fine food stores for more information & to purchase online visit  latortillafactory.com It’s the better way to travel – flat and flexible instead of bulky and dent-prone. For Shelf Life, the backpacks and coolers of summer are better suited for wraps and tortillas [...]

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Indian Life – Masala Chips & Samosa Chips

By amy • Jun 28th, 2014 • Category: Appetizers, Baked Goods, Supplies, Chips, Impulse Buy, Snacks, crackers

Indian Life Masala Chips, Samosa Chips each 170g, $5.99 available at fine food stores for more information visit indianlife.com The tzatziki needs inspiration; the Jerusalem hummus is in a slouch; even our favourite new product, Sunflower Kitchens’ Zesto Pesto (cilantro with a twist) shows signs of moodiness. Shelf Life has a refrigerator full of perfectly [...]

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Slims Dessert Crackers – Coco, Cranberry-Orange, Banana

By amy • Jun 7th, 2014 • Category: Baked Goods, Supplies, Chocolate, Cookies, Cookies, Dessert, Impulse Buy, Snacks, crackers

Slims Dessert Crackers; Cocoa; Cranberry Orange; Banana 8/20g packs, $9.99 each available at fine food stores; for more information visit trumpsfood.com There are two questions here, both of which have to do with how Shelf Life looks in a tank top and shorts: (1) where can we find 100 calorie snacks made from healthy ingredients? [...]

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Mary Macleod’s – Butterscotch Shortbread Crumbs

By amy • May 24th, 2014 • Category: Baked Goods, Supplies, Cookies, Dessert, Impulse Buy, Mixes, Prepared Foods, Seasonings, Spices, Sweets

Mary Macleod’s Butterscotch Shortbread Crumbs 454g, $ 8.00 available at fine food stores and on line at marymacleod.ca This Toronto-based boutique shortbread company is on a mission: to move beyond the gustatory gulch that is Christmas. As the company slogan has it, ‘Shortbread is for all seasons.’ Scottish-born McLeod has expanded her thirty-year old core [...]

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Dulce de Leche

By amy • May 24th, 2014 • Category: Baked Goods, Supplies, Columns, Condiments, Dressings, Oils, Vinegars, Dairy, Dessert, Sweets, sauces, spreads

Shelf Life likes this recent news item: “In San Francisco, a Girl Scout sold 117 boxes of Dulce De Leche and Tagalong cookies after setting up shop outside a medical-marijuana dispensary – a 46% increase over the product she moved in the same time span outside a Safeway.” (Time Magazine) Nice anecdote; however, had Shelf [...]

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Sweets From the Earth – Walnut Brownie Batter

By amy • Apr 12th, 2014 • Category: Baked Goods, Supplies, Chocolate, Dessert, Impulse Buy, Snacks, Sweets

Sweets From The Earth Gourmet Walnut Brownie Batter 454g, $7.49 available at gourmet and health food stores & Metro retailers in Ontario for more information visit .sweetsfromtheearth.com This newspaper recently ran a story alleging that the gluten-free phenomenon has peaked, and that wheat-free rapture is getting stale. Shelf Life isn’t so sure – we’ve heard [...]

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Carolina’s – Artisan Brownie & Fleur de Sel-Dulce de Leche

By amy • Feb 13th, 2014 • Category: Baked Goods, Supplies, Cookies, Dairy, Dessert, Impulse Buy, Snacks, Sweets, sauces, spreads

Carolina’s Box Of Goodness Artisan Brownie & Fleur de Sel Dulce de Leche large brownie, Dulce de Leche jar 110 ml; $12.50 total available at select retailers and markets in Ottawa area: for more information & to order online visit carolinasboxofgoodness.com or foodiepages.ca “Valentine’s Day?” remarked a friend of ours the other day, “Isn’t the [...]

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Korean Citron Honey Tea & Senbei Rice Crackers

By amy • Feb 1st, 2014 • Category: Baked Goods, Supplies, Beverages, Cocktail Garnishes, Cookies, Dessert, Impulse Buy, Jam & Jelly, Snacks, Sweets, Tea, crackers, spreads

T&T Brand Products Korean Citron Honey Tea 1 kg,  $5.49 Senbei Rice Crackers 300g; $3.88 available at T&T Supermarkets and at Loblaws banner stores for more information visit tnt-supermarket.com Jan. 31 marks the Year of The Horse, and Shelf Life plans to toast this Chinese occasion the True North way – in happy mishmash fashion, [...]

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