MERIT Brewing http://www.meritbrewing.ca 107 James Street North Pickles, sausages, fries and craft beer. Have I died and gone to heaven? Nope. That’s MERIT Brewing, the newest addition to Hamilton’s craft beer scene. I was lucky enough to get invited to a preview of their space (and their food!) on Sunday, and I have a feeling this place… Read More What’s Brewing in #HamOnt? MERIT!
The Coop Wicked Chicken http://thecoop.ca The Coop Wicked Chicken now does weekend brunch! Yep, you heard me right. It hasn’t arrived in Hamilton yet, but it will very soon. I had the luxury of heading to the Burlington location for a free media tasting (they started out launching the brunch menu in Burlington) a couple… Read More Tasty as Cluck Brunch
Fork & Lean Based out of Kitchen Collective 811 King Street East Find them at the I Heart Beer Festival this weekend! www.forkandlean.ca Whether co owner John-Michael is focusing on firefighting, law, or culinary – it seems like all his ventures focus on making a difference in the community…and aren’t we lucky that he (along with… Read More Fork & Lean
Chacha’s Pierogi http://www.chachaspierogi.com/ Based out of Kitchen Collective 811 King St East, Hamilton ON Find them at next weekend’s I Heart Beer Festival! With many of the more traditional European stores closing (Helen’s, Shirins), well-made pierogis are surprisingly hard to find in the city. Enter Chachas! With a Ukrainian background, owner, Lyndsay, basically grew up on… Read More Chacha’s Pierogi
Burlington Dessert Crawl WINTER IS COMING. And that being said, so are the Holidays! I feel like everyone can agree on this, one of the main things you do around the Holiday season is eat sweets. Am I right? In Hamilton, we’re pretty blessed with a fair amount of bakeries and dessert shops in the… Read More Burlington Dessert Crawl