A Little Slice of Evan

  • Baldassarre Pasta

    March 11 2019 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    Ready or not, we have the BEST fresh pasta in town from our new friends at Baldassarre. Born in Montreal and raised in Vaughan, Leandro Baldassarre’s first pasta-making experience was helping his nonna roll gnocchi and pinch ravioli. At 18, he started cooking professionally at Splendido, where he learned to make dough for egg yolk

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  • Wednesday Night Chicken Dinner Special!

    January 22 2019 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    We have the best rotisserie chickens in town and it’s not even close! 1) We just got a new oven that we brought in from France that’s state-of-the-art. Holds them at a steady temperature and bastes them as they cook. 2) The birds themselves are incredible. They’re locally-raised and are also massive. You’ll see roast

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  • Let’s Talk Peameal Bacon

    January 15 2019 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of EvanRecipes

    At risk of offending the nomenclature police, this is now known as Sweet Pickled Boneless Pork Loin, or something close, but if you labelled it as such, you would confuse everyone and when you travel in the southern States, this is considered “Canadian Bacon”. We just think of it as normal country breakfast, or lunch

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  • Winner Winner, Chicken Dinner!

    January 14 2019 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    We have the best rotisserie chickens in town and it’s not even close! Let me lay out my case…1) We just got a new oven that we brought in from France that’s state of the art. Holds them at a steady temperature and bastes them as they cook. 2) The birds themselves are incredible. They’re

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  • Happy New Year

    January 02 2019 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    We started our little business about 32 years ago on a hope and a prayer. Pretty well every morning I have a seat in our cafe and savour not just the coffee, but the experience. We have met a lot of folk, and have been supported by a community unlike any other. Our co-workers have

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  • Evan’s Guide to Carving the Perfect Turkey and Ham!

    December 10 2018 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    Hey guys, Evan here… Now is time for friends and family to gather around the table and enjoy a delicious meal and even better company. Many enjoy a festive turkey, while others a succulent ham. With that said, many will take the back seat to craving…but it is really quite simple. I have put together

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  • Christmas Open House Raffle Winners!

    November 23 2018 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    A big thank you to everyone who joined us at our Christmas Open House! We had a raffle, and the names have been drawn for the assorted prizes as follows: Anne Chiang Laura Calvo Toni Cheung Melody Smith Sharon Davidson Jean Tumorrong and Mrs. J. MacDonnell Congratulations to all our winners. Please contact us to

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  • Christmas Open House

    November 05 2018 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    Join us on Thursday November 22nd for our Christmas Open House! ‘Tis the season to gather and make merry. With Christmas just around the corner, we invite you to join us for an evening of tastes, scents, sounds, and sights of this magical holiday season on Thursday November 22nd from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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  • Lidia Bastianich is Coming!

    November 01 2018 in Post Categories: A Little Slice of Evan

    We are very excited about this…we will have Emmy award-winning television host, best-selling cookbook author, and restaurateur – celebrity Chef Lidia Bastianich! Drop by on November 3rd from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm right here at the Grocer to buy her latest cookbook, then a meet-and-greet book signing. A few things to keep in mind:

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