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November 2017 News Flash

November 2017 News Flash

What’s new this month? A Quebec restaurant crowned Canada’s best, crazy cocktails and Pope Francis!

Quebec City restaurant crowned Canada’s best

Quebec City’s Saint Roch neighbourhood is home to Italian restaurant Battuto—Canada’s newly crowned best restaurant by Air Canada’s enRoute Magazine. Battuto beat out scores of other restaurants in Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, Ottawa and Edmonton for top honours. Battuto is led by Guillaume St-Pierre, former winner of the TV show Les Chefs!, pastry chef Paul Croteau and sommelier Pascal Bussières. This is Quebec’s new “IT” restaurant.

Photo: Félix Michaud

Crazy cocktails

(C) City Social

(C) City Social

When mixology meets technology, your cocktails come to life! Jason Atherton’s City Social bar in London, U.K., now lets you turn your drink into a work of art with the help of a little app. Simply download the app, point your phone in the direction of your coaster and watch as your drink becomes an animated version of itself. Special effects and a cocktail? Yes, please!

Wine, bread… And the pope

In a letter to bishops, Pope Francis has ordered that only natural wine be used for Holy Communion. The letter also stated that the bread used at Communion must be made purely of wheat. Some traditions never change.

Source: Decanter magazine

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