Judging Feed Tomorrow’s Wrap Up With Rice

I am delighted to announce that I will be judging tomorrow’s #WrapUpWithRice cooking competition. 3 teams of students from Toronto Foundation for Student Success  Beyond 3:30 program will be competing. Each team has the chance to win money for their program and school’s nutrition program and a great experience at Cafe Belong at the Evergreen…

S. Pellegrino Young Chef 2015 competition

Tonight 10 of Canada’s top young Chefs are competing tonight in the  S. Pellegrino Young Chef 2015 competition.  Twenty regions from around the world are participating in the global talent search to find the best young chefs ages 30 and under.  The finalists will be  competing for top honours at Milan Expo 2015 at the…

Judging at Taste Canada Cooks The Books

I’m excited to announce that I will be at The Royal this year judging Taste Canada Cooks The Books. Taste Canada Cooks the Books is a two-day cooking competition at the Royal  Agricultural Winter Fair on November 2 & 3, 2013.  Leading up to Taste Canada — The Food Writing Awards,  Taste Canada Cooks the…

Judging the Discovered Culinary Competition

Yes, I’m putting my judges hat back on and will be judging the Discovered Culinary Competition at Nella Cucina on Monday night. Now in its second year, the Discovered Culinary Competition gives up-and-coming Canadian chefs an opportunity to showcase their culinary talents.  In front of a live audience  and a rotating panel of judges including…

Sugar Hangover

I’m not particularly big on sweets, but I found it impossiblee not to try almost everything at Sunday’s Foodie Meet Bake Off.  Thank goodness for sharing! All the entries were inspired, tasty and beautiful.  I was seated between 2 winning entries which SOLD out early. Yasmin’s Sri-maican patties which won an Honourable Mention, and was…