Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown – News & Recap 2014

Hey Toronto Foodies, Mark your calendar and start the countdown! Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown is coming back for another year. The competition will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at the Fermenting Cellar in Distillery District (28 Distillery Lane). If you haven’t been to this event before, it is about chefs competing against one another for the title of Ocean Wise Chowder…

Eat to the Beat 2015 & Giveaway!

I recently received an invite to attend the 20th Anniversary of Willow’s Eat to the Beat on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 7 pm in Roy Thomson Hall (60 Simcoe Street, Toronto). This will be my first time attending but I admire that the event benefits a good cause – the Willow Breast & Hereditary Cancer Support. Founded in 1994, Willow is a not-for-profit organization that offers…

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 – Rosewater ★★★

Last weekend I went to Rosewater for their Summerlicious $23 lunch menu with a group of six fellow foodies. We all ordered similar dishes, so here is a list of our orders and the general consensus about them: Appetizer Iceberg Lettuce Carpaccio with blue cheese, double smoked bacon, avocado, and peppercorn buttermilk dressing Pea and Mascarpone…

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…

[MEDIA] ONE Restaurant ★★★★★

Disclaimer: Thanks to BrandingandBuzzing, I was given the opportunity to attend an intimate media dinner at ONE Restaurant last year with a few fellow foodies. Had a wonderful time sampling the menu and getting to know everyone. I definitely felt spoiled! The menu has probably changed by now but I would still recommend dining here if you…

~ 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…

Delysees ★★★1/2

Delysees has been the talk of the town with my foodie friends. With so much buzz and temptation of macarons, I decided I had to pay a visit! Walking in, the decor is definitely contemporary – lots of glass, white walls and metal chairs. There is a good amount of seating available, with even a…