Organic Week Launch Dinner – COTA x CLIF Bar

Last week we attended the official launch dinner for this year’s National Organic Week hosted by COTA (Canada Organic Trade Association) & Clif Bar. This launch was held at the celebrated Cafe Belong restaurant at the Evergreen Brick Works. Our dinner for the evening was designed by renowned Chef and Food Network Star, Brad Long who designed a special local…

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Nordstrom Eaton Centre Opening Gala with Daniel et Daniel

On September 14th Nordstrom- Eaton Centre opened their doors 2 days prior to grand opening for a charity gala. This 213,000 square feet flagship store is Nordstrom‘s first ever location in Canada. This opening gala being one of the biggest fashion events of the year, had approximately 2000 attendees that evening. And of course with this opening gala comes great…

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Sneak preview of Muse Salon & Ebisu on Queen (coming soon)

With already a location in one of the busiest districts in central Vancouver, Muse Salon has graced their presence by opening their first ever Toronto location right in the hustle & bustle of Queen Street West. They are situated on the second floor above Ebisu, an Izakaya restaurant replacing Sushi Queen. A few weeks ago, we had the opportunity to…

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Toronto Cider Festival 2016

For the second year in a row, Toronto Cider Festival was back at it again last weekend at Yonge and Dundas Square bringing all cider lovers together! The Toronto Cider Festival consisted of 19 different Cider Vendors with multiple offerings. I couldn’t get enough of the cider selections from the Toronto Festival of Beer this year so this festival was totally…

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Feast of St. Lawrence #DinnerUndertheStars

Last Friday I attended one of the most memorable dinners I’ve ever had. What made this dinner so memorable? Well, a hundred guests were seated in 1 long beautifully decorated continuous table situated in the middle of Front Street. There was a bigger meaning behind all the glamour to this dinner, which was to support Canada’s largest food security organization. A…

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2016: This is what’s happening at the CNE!

That’s right! It’s that time of the year again! Be prepared to be bombarded with a whole lot of food porn that will be happening at the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) this year! CNE is taking place this Friday August 19th and running until September 5th. There’s a bunch of new (and old) items happening this year that are worth noting –…

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Toronto’s Festival of Beer 2016

Last weekend, Toronto’s Festival of Beer (TFOB) celebrated Canada’s rich brewing history by showcasing experts of the brewing craft from all over the world! Presented by the Beer Store, TFOB is Toronto’s longest running and most legendary summer beer event ran from July 22 to 24 at Bandshell Park at the Exhibition Place. We attended TFOB for the very first time on…

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Walmart Fresh BBQ with Graham Elliot!

Last Wednesday I had the pleasure of attending a lovely BBQ event hosted by Walmart Canada along with Master Chef’s Graham Elliot. to showcase Walmart’s Fresh Produces. The BBQ kicked off on La Maquette’s patio and what better way to cool down from the extreme heat then to sip on some refreshing Mojito! Enjoy the pictures below =) Grapefruit Mojito…

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Metro Master Class @ Taste of Toronto

I attended Taste of Toronto 2016 for the very first time this year. Thanks to Metro Ontario (Instagram: MetroOntario / Facebook: Metro.Ontario), I had  the opportunity of not only attending the event but I had the chance to participate in their Metro Master Class. Essentially Metro Master Classes provide Taste of Toronto attendees to hands-on-cook with Toronto’s best chefs! More about the Metro Master…

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Local Purchasing Lunch by Metro Ontario!

Last Friday I attended a lovely lunch at the Buroughes Building hosted by Metro Ontario (Facebook: Metro.Ontario / Instagram: metroontario / Youtube: Metro Ontario)  The focus of the event  was to celebrate the official launch of Metro’s New Local Purchasing Program with a seasonal focus. Field of Greens Ontario sprouted beans, red beet, pumpkin seed, parmesan, and maple walnut vinaigrette Ontario Beer…

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