Toronto’s Festival of Beer – Spring 2015

Love beer, food and music? Check out Toronto Festival of Beer! While this is a quick recap of their past Spring event in April at Sherborne Common, there is another one coming up on July 24-26, 2015 at Bandshell Park, Exhibition Place. For tickets, click here. Warning, they are selling out fast! I have been to…

Taste of Toronto 2015

Taste of Toronto returned this year to host its second event on July 2-5, 2015.  Located at Fort York, foodies were able to roam around the grounds and explore tents filled with restaurants and attractions. The event consists of six half-day sessions that allow foodies to sample restaurant dishes and enjoy attractions such as the…

Summerlicious 2015: My Top 10 Picks

Wow, time flies! Licious is back for July 3 to 26. Prix fixe menus vary from $18, $23, $28 for lunch and $25, $35, $45 for dinner. For some reason though, I’m just not feeling my typical foodie excitement this time. Whether, it is from the lack of new participating restaurants, price increase or just menus I…

~ Winterlicious 2015: My Top 10 Picks ~

New year, new list of restaurants for Toronto Foodies! Licious menu prices have increased this year. Now prix fixe lunches are $18, $23, $28 and dinners are $25, $35, $45. Reservations have already opened but if you are still looking for suggestions check out my list below: 1) ONE Restaurant Price: $28 Lunch/$45 Dinner Info: http://goo.gl/Wjx1q4 Note: Been…

Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown 2013

Get ready foodies, Ocean Wise’s Chowder Chowdown is coming to town! This event is definitely marked as a highlight on my foodie calendar, so I can’t recommend it enough. If you aren’t sure about attending, I hope my post will give you a better understanding about what its like. 😀 The Chowder competition was held…

Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown

The Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown is where top Ocean Wise chefs compete head-to-head in Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto for the title of Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown Champion in each city. Guests are invited to sample all 13 chowders (a wooden spoon’s provided to taste them with), paired with local craft beer. Guests can then cast their vote for the…

Interview: Bite Bar

Interview with founder of Bite Bar,  Nisha Amin-Agnihotri (pictured above). I was initially invited to the media opening party but with foodie tears had to decline because I wasn’t feeling well. Darn immune system! Fortunately, through Devon MacDonald and Meg Sethi of Evolution Public Relations, I was invited to briefly speak with Nisha in person and…

Hosting a Baby Shower!

This summer, I hosted my very first baby shower for one of my relatives! It was an intimate affair with less than 10 people and the mother-to-be gave me free reign over the planning. Sounds ideal? The only information I had to go on was she’s expecting a boy and I have a week to…

~ Summerlicious 2013: My Top 10 Picks ~

1) One Price: $25 Lunch/$45 Dinner Info: http://goo.gl/HIAit Note: Good reviews and has a nice patio. Owned by McEwan Group who also owns Bymark and North 44.  2) Nota Bene Price: $25 Lunch/$45 Dinner Info: http://goo.gl/OdNgE Note: Good reviews and very well-known. Ex- Prime Minister Jean Chrétien dined here!  3) Parts & Labour Price: $35 Dinner Info: http://goo.gl/uneiZ Note: Hearing…