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The Summer Of Food Trucks

For years those of us living in Toronto have watched while other cities across North America have celebrated and grown their vibrant street food scene. We’ve traveled sampling noodles, tamales, fish tacos, pulled pork…

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Posted by: on Friday, September 23rd, 2011
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Soma Chocolatemaker, Raising the Bar

There are only a few artisan chocolate makers in North America making chocolate the way it should be; in small batches, made from organic beans purchased directly from the cocoa plantations. Soma, nestled in…

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Posted by: on Sunday, May 1st, 2011
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Ravi Soups

Our guest post from Rob Davidson today is on a delectable Toronto soup shop. Rob is a commercial photographer, specializing in food photography for around 30 years. You can see some of his work at the Epicure in Light and…

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Posted by: on Thursday, April 21st, 2011
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A Foodist guide to Liberty Village

Today’s guest post is by Rob Davidson, a commercial photographer, specializing in food photography for around 30 years. He lives and works in Liberty Village, a new/old village in the heart of Downtown Toronto. …

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Posted by: on Thursday, December 23rd, 2010
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Toronto Cheap Eats Top 10

Recently, I was asked what my favourite restaurants in Toronto were. And I kinda sat there, blankly — stricken by the realization I couldn’t actually think of any. Could it be that I had just moved back to the city…

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Posted by: on Friday, March 26th, 2010
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Best Pasta in Toronto…how about Vancouver?

Last January, I was in Toronto for 2 weeks art directing a food magazine. I was surrounded by amazing ingredients, talented stylists and foodie photographers. I was also given a nice meal allowance per diem to try an…

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Posted by: on Monday, February 16th, 2009
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Gordon Ramsay in TO

I just got a note that Gordon Ramsay, star of Hell’s Kitchen and Kitchen Nightmares, will be in Toronto this month signing copies of his latest cookbook. There is a wristband policy in effect and you can’t get…

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Posted by: on Saturday, April 12th, 2008
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Paczki Day

Did you know that Fat Tuesday, or Pancake Tuesday, is also known as Paczki Day?  The idea being that making these little balls of loveliness use up all the extra “sugar, lard, eggs and fruit in the house, which are…

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Posted by: on Saturday, February 9th, 2008
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Ontario Street Food Options Expanding.

The government of Ontario has recently announced new Street Food Vendor Regulations which means we may be seeing some great new options added to menus at hot dog carts and fry trucks around the Ontario as of August 1st.…

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Posted by: on Friday, July 13th, 2007
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2006 Best Sellers

The Cookbook Store just sent out its Best Seller list for 2006. If you’ve never visited The Cookbook Store in Toronto you are in for a treat. It’s a specialty bookstore dedicated to all things great in food…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, January 17th, 2007
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Toronto is Winterlicious

If you are in Toronto between January 26 and February 8, 2007, make sure to check out Winterlicious. Probably the most popular part of Toronto’s WinterCity festival, 130 restaurants will be offering Winterlicious…

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Posted by: on Friday, January 5th, 2007
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Street Meat on CBC Radio

I love street food and like many of my “food dork” friends, I’m frustrated by the lack of street eats in Vancouver. How many…

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Posted by: on Thursday, July 27th, 2006
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