Star-shaped cookie cutter? Check. Silicone bakeware? Got it. Miniature salad dressing whisk? No problem. Everything you could possibly want for your home kitchen, no matter how expert a cook you are, you’ll find at this beautifully appointed store on Avenue Laurier. The store itself will put you in the mood for fine foods, with its emporium-size scale (it inhabits two side-to-side storefronts), cream-colored shelving and counters full of possibilities. Once you’ve filled your shopping bag of KitchenAid mixers and Le Creuset roasters, sign up for one of their cooking classes, given by Montreal
chefs in their special teaching kitchen. Haven’t you always wanted to know the best way to cook duck?