Canada

beer

Canadian Football Player Celebrates Touchdown by Chugging Beer Through His Facemask

"I think I’m the G.O.A.T. for the celebration. I don’t know if anybody can beat that.”
Jelisa Castrodale
11.5.18
Cultural Appropriation

This Chef Wants to Reclaim Bone Broth

Mithalee Rawat sees her bone broth as a way of reclaiming the culture she’s watched be appropriated for decades.
Frances Watthanaya
10.23.18
Cookbooks

John Bil's Posthumously Released Cookbook Will Change Your Relationship with Seafood

The book by Canada's much-loved seafood fixer will give you a deep reverence for seafood as well as the humans who fish, harvest, and process it responsibly.
Nick Rose
10.18.18
WTF

It's 2018 So a Guy Dressed as the Kool-Aid Man Is Running for Mayor in Two Canadian Cities

Nihilism: Ohhh yeahhh!
Jelisa Castrodale
9.18.18
beer

The Blessed Town of Dildo Is Opening a Brewery

And no, they don't need your help naming their beers.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.29.18
vodka

Two Canadian Provinces Pull Vodka With Soviet Symbol from Shelves Due to Protests

Ukrainian-Canadian citizen groups consider the hammer and sickle symbol offensive.
Ian Burke
6.28.18
Features

Meet the Once-Homeless Chef Using Food to Fight Poverty

"You can’t do anything positive with your life unless you’re stabilized, and you can’t be stabilized on an empty stomach."
Charlie Friedmann
6.22.18
Op-Ed

‘Cultural Appropriation’ Is Complicated When You’re a Mixed-Race Chef

Passing as white makes my life easier at times, but to some people, it also delegitimizes my qualifications to cook Chinese food.
Matthew Murtagh-Wu
6.21.18
WTF

Canadian Bar Famed for Human-Toe-Garnished Cocktail Receives Generous Donation of 3 New Toes

A British adventurer is sending over his disembodied digits after losing several toes to frostbite in the Yukon Arctic. Bottoms up!
Jelisa Castrodale
4.9.18
veganism

Toronto Billboards Christen Drake the 'Kale God'

Forget Champagne Papi. Jimmy Brooks has gone meatless, baby.
Mayukh Sen
3.29.18
Ice Cream

Sweet Jesus Ice Cream Shop Says It Won't Be Changing Its 'Blasphemous' Name

Some complaints from conservative Christians allege that the shop tops each Commandment-defying cone with a dash of Satanism.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.27.18
Cookbooks

Feist's 'Pleasures' Is Equal Parts Diary and Cookbook

Leslie Feist may be a rock star, but her new cookbook is a collection of quiet, cozy memories.
Laura Studarus
2.28.18