Kitchen Hacks

Eat North Variety Pack: Episode 26 airs October 29

Just how spooky will this week's episode of Variety Pack be?

Oct 26, 2020

Eat North Variety Pack: Episode 25 airs Thursday

Here's who is joining us on Variety Pack this week

Oct 20, 2020

Beginner's guide to infusing spirits with fruits and herbs

Work your summer bounty even harder this year

Sep 9, 2020

Eat North Variety Pack: Episode 20 airs Thursday Aug. 27

Here's what happening on our Facebook Live show this week

Aug 25, 2020

Chef Israel Alvarez keeps ancient tortilla traditions alive in Victoria with MaiiZ

Chef Alvarez is using organic B.C. corn to produce high quality nixtamal tortilla

Aug 19, 2020

Cooking is fundamental: Pickling vs. brining

A salty solution for many ingredients

Aug 17, 2020

Cooking is fundamental: What is mirepoix?

An important foundation for many dishes

Aug 15, 2020

Cooking is fundamental: The importance of resting meat

A little R&R can go a long way before you eat your meat

Aug 13, 2020

Cooking is fundamental: Appreciate your pasta water

Preserving your pasta water can help take your sauce game to the next level

Aug 12, 2020

Cooking is fundamental: When, why and how to deglaze

Put down the scrub brush and save those burnt bits; it's time to deglaze

Aug 11, 2020

Cooking is fundamental: Mise en place is not just for chefs

Set up for success in the kitchen

Aug 9, 2020

Cooking is fundamental: Discovering the golden raspberry

Could this be the holy grail of raspberries?

Aug 7, 2020

Cooking is fundamental: Mincing, dicing, and other terms for cutting

However you want to slice it, this is, well, how you slice it.

Aug 6, 2020

Cooking is fundamental: How to create a proper emulsion

Making an emulsion can be a smooth process

Aug 5, 2020