Tiradito: The Best Fish Ceviche in Montreal From a Peruvian, Gaston Acurio-Trained Chef

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I've spent a ridiculous amount of time in my life hunting for amazing ceviche, and I'm so happy to say Montreal now has a place doing a decent version with fish. Anyone (even me, even you) can do a tasty version with cooked Nordic shrimp or snow crab. But to do a raw version … [Read more...]

Augusto Al Gusto: Rotisserie Chicken or Peruvian Pollo alla Brasa in Verdun

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I only ate one thing at Augusto al Gusto and I'm ashamed of it and how good it was and how much I don't regret it. I've lived in Montreal for 4 years and this was the first time I ordered takeout to eat at home. Sure, I've ordered takeout to eat on the go when I'm out and … [Read more...]

Villa Wellington: Finding Peru in Montreal

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Villa Wellington 4701 rue Wellington Verdun, QC ●●●●●●●○○○ 7/10 Peruvian When I wasn't playing music in Lima last May, I was hunting down food. I tried ceviche (raw fish marinated in lime juice and salt with onions and chili pepper, pescado surdado (steamed fish in a sort … [Read more...]