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Second Harvest Appoints Alexa Clark a...

Second Harvest Appoints Alexa Clark and Cheri Dueck Co-Chairs of Toronto Taste 2014
The big news I’ve been teasing you with is finally public – I have been appointed Co-Chair of Toronto Taste 2014! Second Harvest has appointed Alexa Clark and Cheri Dueck Co-Chairs of Toronto Taste 2014. Now in it’s twenty-fourth year, Toronto Taste, presented by The Daniels Corporation, is the city’s premier culinary event and single largest [...]

Toronto Taste 2013 Takes Over The ROM...

Toronto Taste 2013 Takes Over The ROM To Do Good
One night in June, Avenue Road and the ROM turns into an gourmet grazing zone exclusively for people attending Toronto Taste and supporting Second Harvest. Over 1000 guests. 61 chefs, restaurants and food purveyors. 32 beverage purveyors.  Over 73,000 tastes prepared. And the results of this?  Other than the killer food? (just keep scrolling [...]

Be A Taster in #TorontoTaste’s ...

Be A Taster in #TorontoTaste’s #ImATaster Contest
Can you fearlessly balance a glass of chardonnay, a porcini tart and a mini strawberry dacquoise in one hand while entering rapt reviews of less than 140 characters with the other?  Do you have adventurous tastebuds, Twitter acumen, fast thumbs and a yearning to report live from Toronto’s most coveted culinary event of the year, Toronto [...]

Want To Be A Taster?

Want To Be A Taster?
I’m a Taster – I like my flavours fresh and full, clean and pure, and layered and evocative. I’m not alone. Marc Thuet and Mark McEwan are Tasters.  Dufflet Rosenberg is a Taster. Rob Gentile is a Taster.  Chris McDonald and Bob Blumer are Tasters.  Andrea Nicholson & Ester Benaim are Tasters.  And Roger Mooking is a Taster too. You can b [...]

Toronto Taste Meeting

Toronto Taste Meeting
As many of you know I’m on the steering committee for Second Harvest’s largest fundraiser Toronto TasteAND I’m incapable of sitting in a restaurant without taking photos.So here’s a quick collage of a small number of the committed people hard at work to organise an amazing gourmet event to help raise money to feed the [...]

And She’s Done! [JiN roundup Pa...

And She’s Done! [JiN roundup Part #2]
So there we were driving to Kingston for mom’s retirement. You heard about mom’s retirement, right? I’m sure I’ve mentioned it at least 3 or 4 times, or more. We arrived late Thursday night, went to school with mom Friday and spent most of the day prepping for the party Friday night including doctoring up her corsage w [...]


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