Summer


Lazy Lunch Box: Time-saving tips and tricks for back-to-school meals

The Lazy Gourmet has been featured in the Vancouver Sun with a feature on back-to-school prep. Our very own Chef Jenny Hui has shared some of her favourite recipes for packing sandwiches that are easy, healthy and delicious! Check out the recipes below and read the full article here.

How to do a Burger Bar

Summer is our favourite time of year for BBQs and gathering with friends. A trend we are loving for weddings, parties and casual entertaining is putting together a burger bar to wow your guests. Our very own Shannon Boudreau has been featured in Real Weddings, where she shares our tips for creating gourmet burgers and […]

The Story of the Nanaimo Bar

The Nanaimo Bar is a classic favourite on the West Coast and is one of the most popular desserts on our menu. Did you know that the Lazy Gourmet is known as the first company to commercially produce the bars? Montecristo Magazine has recently written a feature on the Nanaimo Bar and its rich history, click here to […]

Perfect Appetizers for Outdoor Entertaining

Entertaining a lot this Summer? We’ve got some great ideas for party appetizers you can make at home, inspired by our Summer Menu. Watch our very own Shannon Boudreau put together some of our favourites on CTV Morning Live.

6 Tips for How to Host the Perfect Garden Party

Our very own Shannon Boudreau has some great DIY garden party tips over on BC Living. Check them out below!

BBQ’d Drinks – Grilled Lemonade

    BBQ Season is upon us again where on any given evening around dinner time, you can smell the amazing aroma of grilled meats, seafood, vegetables, and…drinks? Yes, that’s right! Why stop at food when it comes to grilling? When it comes to lemons, many of us know that heating them up slightly makes […]

Hungry Health with Jennifer: Blueberries – the Antioxidant Superhero

One of my favourite berries is a blueberry. They are at the top of the list of anti-oxidant rich foods, making them important in any diet. What are antioxidants? Antioxidants are certain nutrients, minerals, phytochemicals, herbs or enzymes that counteract the harmful effects of free radicals in the body. While many antioxidant nutrients are available […]

BC Blueberries in Season NOW!

Sweet and fresh BC Blueberries are in season now and many people are going to the farms to pick or buy their fresh farm blueberries! Blueberries are such a versatile fruit, and having them in season now means you can get more creative with your everyday meals! The freshest, local ingredients are always the best […]

Shannon on CTV: Mason Jar Caprese Salad

Our very own Shannon Boudreau stopped in at CTV for the noon hour and talked about “Summer Eats”. She has so many innovative ideas and recipes for the summer that we just can’t wait to share them all with you! To see Shannon on CTV Noon Hour, click here. Here is her latest idea for […]

BBQ Season is HERE! Tips for a Successful Grilling Session

  Summer has finally arrived in Vancouver! Now is the time to start up the BBQ and try new grill recipes! We have come up with some helpful tips to get your grilling season on a roll!