Watermelon Popsicles Are What You Are Going To Want To Eat This Summer

Summer can't arrive soon enough!
Watermelon Popsicles Are What You Are Going To Want To Eat This Summer

Okay, so It's been awhile since I've mentioned any "summer treats" for obvious reasons. But when I saw this one I decided that I can't wait until it gets warmer outside 10°C will have to do.

Presenting the most ridiculously amazing looking Popsicle in the world: The Watermelon Popsicle.

But in all seriousness, this isn't so much a snack as it is a work of art.

They're so pretty that if I ever managed to make them at home, I wouldn't even eat them, I'd just take photos until they're completely melted.

If you're like me and you just can't wait until summer arrives, follow this simple guide on how to make your own.

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2021 Was Montreal's Hottest Year On Record

Here's what's in store for the first few months of 2022.

It's official — 2021 was the hottest year on record for Montreal, according to Environment Canada. It beat out the previous hottest years, 1998 and 2012, by a mean few hundredths of a degree.

This rise in temperature in Montreal is attributed to new weather patterns, causing scorching temperatures in June, August, September and October. "August and October were record-breaking months," said Environment Canada spokesperson Simon Legault.

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Of all the things you'd expect to find as you walk along Boulevard Saint-Laurent, a 7-foot-tall, gin-inspired hedge maze probably isn't one of them. But from August 6 to 8, Bombay Sapphire is building a labyrinth full of surprises in the Old Port — and, yes, that does include free gin samples for Quebecers aged 18 and up.

A Bombay spokesperson described the maze as a "large-scale [...] whimsical oasis" with walls that "cloak the discoverable experiences within."

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Jean-Talon Market Has A New Pop-Up Restaurant Space Just For Black & Indigenous Chefs

From Afro-Québécoise to Caribbean cuisine, food lovers will want to try this!

Montreal's Jean-Talon Market has a new space dedicated specifically to restaurants with Black and Indigenous chefs

La Maison Onyx is a pop-up that will run between July and October, giving marginalized chefs a stage to showcase their culinary expertise. Up first is Saint-Henri's Tropikàl Restobar, a Caribbean and Afro-Latin restaurant, which will be there from July 7 to July 27.

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A City-Wide Food Festival Is Taking Over Montreal Restos & 3-Course Meals Start At $20

MTLàTABLE is back with set menus at your favourite eateries!

MTLàTABLE is back this year, and around 100 Montreal restaurants are participating in the city-wide food festival between June and October. You can get three-course meals at some of the city's best eateries starting at $20. 

MTLàTABLE has revamped its format for 2021 complete with table d'hôte menus, fresh local produce and prizes you can win for simply dining out.

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