Category Archive: Contests

Jul 17

CONTEST: Win 1 Of 2 Pairs Of Tickets To Toronto’s Festival Of Beer!

Beer lovers rejoice, Toronto’s Festival Of Beer is fast approaching and I have 2 pairs of tickets up for grabs! In the past, beers from different countries have been featured but this being Canada’s 150th birthday it makes perfect sense to celebrate Canadian beers. The Canada 150 Pavilion is a 20,000 square-foot pavilion completely dedicated to the …

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Feb 27

Spring Time Cash Giveaway: Enter to Win $200 via PayPal

It’s that time of the year when you see your neighbours emerge from hibernation. They slowly stumble out of their house and stare up at the bright light in the sky, shaking off months of dust. Ok fine, I’m talking about me. From October to March I’m like a bear hoarding food and hiding in my …

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Oct 27

The 2016 Gentlemen’s Expo Preview And Ticket Giveaway

Did you ever think that you can find a Chef’s battle, cocktails, sport simulators, music and the latest in men’s grooming products all in one place? Well the good news is you can and it’s at the 2016 edition of the Gentlemen’s Expo taking place on November 10th to 12th at the Metro Toronto Convention …

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Oct 24

Meet Anthony Spinley of North Shore Pie Co & enter for a chance to win a family sized pie

Anthony Spinley, owner of North Shore Pie Co., didn’t begin where one might expect of a chef. After spending time snowboarding in his native New Zealand, he moved to Australia where he started working on boats. He then came to Canada, and after taking Environmental Studies became a certified arborist. While in Canada, he met …

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Oct 18

Eat To The Beat 2016 Ticket Giveaway

Hey Toronto foodies, it’s time for one of my favorite culinary events of the year, the 21st annual edition of Eat To The Beat!  Presented by KitchenAid, this fundraiser helps support the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. This is the only event in Canada that exclusively features the talent of 60 top female chefs – women supporting …

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Mar 08

Interview with Matt Dean Pettit and a giveaway

To say that Matt Dean Pettit has an eclectic resumé would be quite the understatement. He has gone from being a busboy in Midland, Ontario, to semi pro rugby player in Edinburgh, Scotland, to travelling the world as a sales representative with Moët & Chandon, and he’s not even close to finishing up that resumé. …

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Oct 26

Interview with Chef Forrest Liu of Carmen’s Steakhouse

A few weeks ago the fine folks at Zomato Canada invited me to one of their #ZomatoMeetups at Carmen’s Steakhouse. Zomato is, at it’s core, a local restaurant guide, but, it’s also the world’s largest restaurant guide. Their guides cover over 10,000 restaurants in over 22 countries, yeah, they’re that big! A meetup consists of a …

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Oct 08

Eat To The Beat 2015 Ticket Giveaway

Toronto is home to many food festivals that take place throughout the year but not many can boast of being around for 20 years. On October 27th the wildly popular Eat To The Beat is back at Roy Thompson Hall raising funds for Willow Breast & Hereditary Cancer Support. Willow is an amazing organization that provides …

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Apr 29

Meet Matt Basile, aka, Fidel Gastro

I’ve said this before and, and I’ll say it again, I truly admire a person who has the balls to get up and walk away from their corporate gig in order to pursue their dream. Matt Basile, aka, Fidel Gastro is one of those people. His career took him from an ad agency, to the meat …

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Jul 21

CONTEST – Win 1 of 3 pairs of tickets to Taste of Toronto at Fort York

Taste is often considered the world’s greatest restaurant festival that grew from just one show in London, UK, about 10 years ago.  It has been held at 21 different cities around the world, but it will be making it’s North American debut with Taste of Toronto this coming weekend (July 24th – 27th) at Fort York. …

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