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Wheat Germ muffins
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Eaton’s Wheat Germ Muffins Healthy Copycat Recipe

I have refined this recipe to match the taste and texture of Eaton’s wheat germ muffins served in Montreal. As it has been years since I last tasted the originals, these more than satisfy my cravings. To address my health concerns, I have replaced regular flour with oat flour. You can use pastry, cake, or

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Photo of Eaton's Ninth Floor restaurant in April 2024
Department Stores

Eaton’s Montreal Ninth Floor le 9e: Breathtaking Rebirth of Jacques Carlu’s Icon

Jacques Carlu Designed Eaton’s Beautiful Spaces In this article, Jon Simon, The Lunch Pro, shares his memories of Montreal Eaton’s Ninth Floor before its closure and that of the famous department store in 1999 and will provide an example of the possibilities after its refurbishment and reopening as Le 9e based on the success of

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Sushi by MASA at Harrods on of London's Department-Store Restaurants
Department Stores

Reviving the Allure: Indulge in Department-Store Restaurants

Step into a world where culinary tradition meets timeless style at department-store restaurants. These unique spots, rich with history and elegance, invite you to experience more than just a meal. Department-store restaurants are about luxury, nostalgia, and a touch of exclusivity. Whether revisiting classic favourites or exploring contemporary spots, each restaurant promises an experience drenched in tradition and culinary expertise. Come along as we explore the rich history and captivating charm of dining in department stores.

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Lunch at the department store like 10 Corso Como Cafe in Milan, Italy
Department Stores

Lunch at the Department Store: Then and Now

As the reopening of Eaton’s Ninth Floor in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, approaches, I believe it’s worth exploring the rich history and potential future of department store dining. In a series of articles, I will examine lunch at the department store and include an in-depth look at this iconic Canadian gem. As we walk down memory

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