Gastronomy

Joël Robuchon

Joël Robuchon

Tribute to Joël Robuchon Text: Diane Stehle On August 6, we learned of the death of a giant in the fine dining industry: Joël Robuchon. On top of being given more stars by Michelin Guides than any other chef in the world, named Meilleur Ouvrier de France and crowned best cook of the century by Gault…

Hugo Duchesne

Hugo Duchesne

His current favourite wines Head sommelier at Coureur des Bois Bistro Culinaire, one of Quebec’s largest wine cellars, Hugo Duchesne was the 2016 of winner of the prestigious Grand Award from Wine Spectator and is among the province’s top sommeliers. In addition to his work as a sommelier, he teaches sommellerie at the Institut de…

The best brunch spots in Montreal

The best brunch spots in Montreal

There’s nothing like starting off the weekend by brunching with friends or family LUXE magazine has selected its favourite spots. Take note!   1. Maison Boulud The Ritz-Carlton’s restaurant is a must for people looking to have a good meal in a beautiful setting. You can enjoy lobster en brioche, house smoked salmon or chef…

Adress book in Mont-Tremblant

Adress book in Mont-Tremblant

Mont-Tremblant is an international-calibre destination for a wonderful vacation, whether in the heart of its ski resort or in the nearby town. In addition to offering a wide aray of high-quality lodgings, the area also offers exceptional dining experiences. Here are LUXE magazine’s suggestions. RESTAURANTS LA FORGE BISTRO-BAR GRILL After a whole day of skiing,…

The best places in Montréal for happy hour

The best places in Montréal for happy hour

After a long day of work, it’s great to go for a drink with friends or colleagues. And if you can snack or even enjoy some delicious dishes at the same time, that’s even better. Here are several suggestions for the perfect way to end the workday.   MAISON CLOAKROOM Located on De la Montagne…

Philippe Lapeyrie: wine guest columnist

Philippe Lapeyrie: wine guest columnist

Philippe Lapeyrie is the head sommelier at the most prestigious wine competition in North America, Sélections Mondiales des Vins Canada. He also teaches wine service at the École hôtelière de la Capitale in Quebec City, in addition to being a radio and television commentator and présenter at many conferences. In his guide, Le Lapeyrie 2017, Lapeyrie presents his latest favourites. Here…

Le Parloir – Private Cellars: a private club for wine lovers

Le Parloir – Private Cellars: a private club for wine lovers

To the delight of Montreal’s epicureans and the ?epicurious,? Le Parloir–Private Cellars officially opened its doors at 424 Guy St. on October 1st. This new concept, located in the centre of trendy Griffintown, invites members to store, share and consume their own wine in the luxury of reserved cellars. Open exclusively to members, Le Parloir…

A successful collaboration between Nespresso and Toqué!

A successful collaboration between Nespresso and Toqué!

Nespresso is innovating once again. For the first time, the connection between haute cuisine and the exceptional coffee brand results in a new experience for your taste buds that is the Exclusive Selectionrange of two coffees. It was tailor-made for customers of the greatest restaurants in the world. These two distinctive coffees—Exclusive Selection Nepal Lamjung…