In the News


Over the years, the Lazy Gourmet and our team have been featured in numerous publications, blogs and TV programs. We are pleased to share a sample of our media features below.

2017

2017

Bourbon-Braised Short Rib RecipeBC Living : October 2017

Lazy lunch box: Time-saving tips and tricks for back-to-school mealsVancouver Sun : August 2017

Event Trends: How to Do a Burger Bar | Real Weddings : August 2017

Hangover Burger Recipe and Burger Trends | BCLiving : August 2017

The Story of the Nanaimo Bar | MonteCristo Magazine : August 2017

Fred Lee’s Social Network: Toasting Pride, polo, health care, history, horses | The Province : August 2017

Fred UnLEEshed: Raising a Glass | Vancouver Courier : August 2017

ILEA Vancouver’s Distill Gala | Canadian Special Events Magazine : July 2017

The CANFAR DinnerVancouver Courier : June 2017

Toasting CANFAR | The Province : June 2017

Mother’s Day: Treat Mom to One of These Delicious (and oh-so easy) Breakfasts | Vancouver Sun : May 2017

Mother’s Day Rose Apple Tart | CTV News : May 2017

Frosé | Montecristo Magazine : May 2017

Desert Rose Dining | Style Calling : May 2017

Face the World Today Gala 2017 | BC Business : May 2017

Face the World Today Gala 2017BC Living : May 2017

Desert Rose | Wisteria Voyage : April 2017

Happily Ever After | The Province : April 2017

Easter Carrot Cake Cupcake | CTV Morning Live : April 2017

The Children’s Wish Foundation’s Night of Wonders Gala 2017 | BC Business : April 2017

Mini Beef and Guinness Hand Pies | Western Living : March 2017

Super Bowl Party Foods | CTV Morning Live : February 2017

On Trend – Midnight Munchies | Real Weddings : January 2017

Swan Lake Birthday Party | Monika Hibbs : January 2017

Golden Globes Party Recipes | CTV Morning Live : January 2017

2016

2016

Ginger Bread Houses | CTV Morning Live : December 2016

5 Turkey Alternatives to Make this Christmas | Western Living : December 2016

Grey Cup Recipe Ideas | CTV Morning Live : November 2016

Learn to Throw a Great Corporate Holiday PartyBusiness in Vancouver : November 2016

Eat, Drink and Be MerryPINQ : November 2016

Thanksgiving Dessert Ideas | CTV Morning Live : October 2016

5 Side Dish Recipes for ThanksgivingBC Living : October 2016

Fred UnLEEshed | Vancouver Courier : September 2016

How to Add Pumpkin to Your Fall RecipesCTV Morning Live : September 2016

Local Chefs Share Their Favourite Guacamole RecipesBC Living : September 2016

Fresh SheetWestender : August 2016

The Edge of GloryWedLuxe : August 2016

Celebrate Pride with a Rainbow Cake | CBC News : July 2016

Rainbow Treats to Celebrate PrideCTV Morning Live : July 2016

Sweet Rainbow Treats for Pride WeekGeorgia Straight : July 2016

Party Appies | CTV Morning Live : July 2016

Pride Cocktail Kickoff to Benefit Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation | Georgia Straight : July 2016

What to Eat and Drink While Watching the Historic Wimbledon FinalDaily Hive : July 2016

Fried Chicken DayCTV Morning Live : July 2016

6 Tips for How to Host the Perfect Garden PartyBC Living : May 2016

Bacon Wrapped Avocado and EggCTV Morning Live : May 2016

Easy Spring AppetizersCTV Morning Live : May 2016

Golden Plates 2016 WINNER | Georgia Straight : March 2016

Oscars Party RecipesCTV Morning Live : February 2016

5 Recipes to Celebrate Lunar New YearWestern Living: February 2016

Super Bowl EntertainingCTV Morning Live : February 2016

Chinese Lunar New Year RecipesBC Living : February 2016

Lazy Gourmet Ready to Deliciously Cater Chinese Lunar New Years CelebrationsScout Magazine : January 2016

Lazy Gourmet Feature | East Trade Weekly : January 2016

2015

2015

NYE Tartare 3 WaysCTV Morning Live: December 2015

3 Easy Holiday Party CanapésWestern Living: December 2015

Halloween RecipesCTV News: October 2015

Vancouver Menu Launch and Shoe Bash to Help Kids Learn Nutritious FoodGeorgia Straight : October 2015

Where to Pick Up Thanksgiving To-Go in Vancouver | Vancity Buzz : October 2015

Equal Parts Passion and Experience | BC Business : September 2015

B.C. Storm Didn’t Ruin These Outdoor WeddingsCBC News : September 2015

National Ice Cream Month RecipesCTV Morning Live : July 2015

Canada Day CookingCTV Morning Live : July 2015

Easter Sunday Brunch Idea CTV News : April 2015

Black Sesame Macaron RecipeBC Living : March 2015

Chip RecipesCTV Morning Live : March 2015

Braised Beef Shortrib and Thyme Roasted CarrotsCTV News : March 2015

Lavish Spring WeddingBelle the Magazine : March 2015

No-Bake Mini Purple Passion Cheesecake | Global News : February 2015

Chinese New Year Inspired Recipes from the Lazy GourmetBC Living : February 2015

Saturday Chef – Ombré CheesecakeGlobal News : February 2015

No Bake Mini Purple Passion Cheesecakes RecipeBC Living : February 2015

Super Bowl SnacksCTV News : January 2015

2014

2014

Susan MendelsonMontecristo Magazine : December 2014

Best Vancouver Wedding Catering CompaniesWeddingful : December 2014

Hot Tips for Holiday Entertaining on a BudgetYahoo Canada : December 2014

Smart Women who Rock Their Curls Vancouver Observer : December 2014

How to Build a Gingerbread HouseCTV Morning Live : December 2014

Holiday Entertaining Tips with the Lazy GourmetBreakfast Television : December 2014

Get Catered ToPINQ : November 2014

Spread Holiday Cheer with the Lazy GourmetVancity Buzz : November 2014

Holiday CookingCTV News : November 2014

A Romantic Metallic WeddingThe Knot : September 2014

8 Delicious Local Blueberry TreatsBC Living : July 2014

Wedding Planning Thus FarThe Sparkle : July 2014

Summer Recipes | CTV Morning News : July 2014

Glamour & Grace: Shabnam & Matthew in Vancouver, CanadaBridal Guide  : July 2014

Meaty Meals for Father’s DayCTV News : June 2014

How to Make Nanaimo BarsGeorgia Straight : May 2014

Mother’s Day Brunch RecipesCTV Morning Live : May 2014

Cinco de Mayo Appetizer Ideas | CTV Morning Live : May 2014

The Lazy Gourmet Shares Easy Nanaimo Bar Recipe for Mother’s Day | Georgia Straight : May 2014

Super Bowl Party IdeasCTV Morning Live : February 2014

2013

2013

Sinful Nanaimo BarsNUVO : December 2013

Holiday Catering in #YVRView the Vibe : November 2013

Chef’s Talk – Favourite BC ApplesEat Magazine : October 2013

Forget the Cronut, Try Vancouver’s Own Tasty, Flaky FrissantVancover Sun : July 2013

Facing Indulgences with Arts UmbrellaThe Province : June 2013

Lazy Gourmet Moves Into Summer with Dessert Jars, Guacamole Bar & MoreScout Magazine : May 2013

Former “Ensemble Tap” Chef Brad Hendrickson Joins The Lazy Gourmet TeamScout Magazine : January 2013

2012 & Beyond

2012 & Beyond

Caviar: Black GoldVancouver Sun : December 2012

The Curse of the Catering ClassesNational Post : November 2012

The Lazy Gourmet CateringModern Mix Vancouver : September 2012

Interview with Chef Jenny HuiWestender : July 2012

A Catered AffairCBC : January 2012

Holiday Tips and Recipes from the Lazy GourmetBC Living : December 2011

Fred UnLEEshedVancouver Courier : October 2011

At Home with Susan Mendelson | Vancouver Sun : September 2011

Foodie Q&A : Susan MendelsonWestender : May 2011

Susan Mendelson: Culinary LegendCanadian Jewish News : January 2011

Party Essentials: Hosting a BuffetGlobe and Mail : December 2010

Stunning But Simple Buffet Ideas | Globe and Mail : December 2010

Susan Mendelson’s Recipe for Fennel GratinéeGlobe and Mail : December 2010

Susan Mendelson’s Recipe for Easy Festive Salad | Globe and Mail : December 2010

Susan Mendelson’s Recipe for Mark’s Festive Spiced Nuts | Globe and Mail : December 2010

Susan Mendelson’s Recipe for Spectacular Decorated Baked Salmon | Globe and Mail : December 2010

Susan Mendelson’s Recipe for Quinoa Pine Nut Pilaf Casserole | Globe and Mail : December 2010

Susan Mendelson’s Recipe for Espresso Marinated Beef | Globe and Mail : December 2010

Susan Mendelson’s Recipe for Baked Brie Stuffed with Wild Mushrooms | Globe and Mail : December 2010

Bombay Crush by the Lazy GourmetWedLuxe : July 2010