Browsing All posts tagged under »Chicken Wings«

Big Bone BBQ and Wicked Wings

February 25, 2014


I have the same mechanic ever since I got to Canada. He’s the primary reason I always drive a Honda. He has given me exceptional service all these years, I would follow him around wherever he goes.  These days, his autoshop is up north at Markham, just east of Bullock Drive and Mc Cowan Rd.   […]

A-OK Foods – Permanently closed

August 4, 2013


Last Wednesday night I absent-mindedly forgot to turn off the headlights of my car as I waited for a friend ran an errand. Pouring rain made the night cold and helplessly wet, draining the battery when I stupidly left the headlights on. The supposedly quick errand became almost an hour wait for CAA. Sitting in […]

White Squirrel

June 23, 2013


One of my guilty pleasures was to constantly snack.  I grew up snacking as street food was so available and cheap in the streets of Manila.  It was one of the things I miss when I moved to Toronto.  But it seems to me that Toronto is finally catching up to that way of eating.  […]

Drums N Flats

May 2, 2013


Today I was a little bit indulgent.  Maybe it was the sunny day that has me in such a good mood.  Maybe it was that I have some hours to kill in the middle of the day.  Today I indulged in another guilty pleasure which was chicken wings.  Today, I quieted down guilt with a […]

Chef Yan – Permanently closed

March 27, 2013


I found myself in Pickering last night.   My sister, Ayen, asked me to drive her there to do an errand. One thing I could never resist on doing while in Pickering was swing by Chef Yan’s Chinese Food.  I discovered this take-out Chinese joint years ago when I used to visit Pickering twice a […]

Hopgoods Foodliner

April 19, 2012


Monday morning I receive a text from one of my closest friends, Jojo, asking me if I want to check out High Park later that evening.  Spring being too early in Toronto, I immediately thought the park is probably pink with all the cherry blossoms in full bloom.  Despite the weather predictions of rain, I […]