Category Archives: Food and Drink

August 01

Toronto’s Festival of Beer @Bandshell Park – CNE & OLG Bandshell – July 26th – 30th, 2018

On Friday, July 27, beer lovers ascended to the CNE-Bandshell Park to taste beer of all variety and flavors, along with a wide assortment of savory food for the opening day of The Toronto Beer Fest. Ludacris hit the stage at The OLG Bandshell Stage for TFOB Friday, with the gates opening up in the […]

June 26

Veuve Clicquot, Canada’s most popular champagne, Presents – “Yelloweek” -Thursday, June 21st to Sunday, June 24th, 2018 @Clicquot Café, 146 Ossignton Ave.

By Kimberly Samnang photography by A.J. Lam and Anoulone Souphommanychanh Veuve Clicquot, Canada’s most popular champagne, brought Yelloweek back for the sixth consecutive year. We were invited to an exclusive media preview on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018.   This year, Veuve Clicquot launched the first-ever pop-up: Café Clicquot, inspired by Madame Clicquot’s passion for embracing life and […]

June 26

The Wine & Spirit Festival@Sugar Beach-Fri.,June 22nd&Sat.,June 23rd,2018

By A.J.Lam & BK on the SCENE The Wine & Spirit Festival is a two-day destination event showcasing the talents of the world’s most renowned wine, beer, cider & spirit producers along with chefs and culinary personalities. And they promoted this event as “Kicking it beach side!” And it was located right by the lakefront […]

June 25

Italian Contemporary Film Festival&The Moda Fashion Event(ICFF)-Thurs.,June 14th-Fri.,June 22nd,2018

By Kimberly Samnang & Photography By A.J.Lam Inaugurated as a grassroots non-profit film festival in 2012, the Italian Contemporary Film Festival has grown to become one of the largest Italian film festivals outside of Italy. Each year, the ICFF is proud to present an inspiring lineup – the best from newly released Italian and international […]

June 24


By A.J. Lam & BK on the SCENE SMASH is the annual art party, and it has the reputation for the past two years as the one of the  most exciting events of the summer. It was a sold out event with guest enjoying the sights and sounds of SMASH for 2018. SMASH :We Are More, highlighted […]

June 15

The Taste Of Little Italy@College St., Fri.,June 15th-Sun.,June 17th,2018

#ciao #icff #allthingsitalian  A reminder to all locals, visitors and tourists alike: #TasteofLittleItaly #2018 is THIS weekend! Come one, come all to celebrateFathersDay , the opening of the #WorldCup and Toronto’s beautiful summer weather!   I hope you can attend, and join us in the #culturalcelebrations this weekend new food, have fun and be entertained!, […]

June 14

ADPONG T.O. 2018 – SUMMER CUP THURSDAY JUNE 21, 2018 HUSTLE, HIT AND NEVER QUIT It’s almost summer and time to have some fun , win some prizes and have a light beverage with us ! In it to spin it, and win it! Join as an individual or team to one of our upcoming Ping Pong Tournaments. *To our loyal friends, readership and family members, we have 5 […]

June 13

The 6th Annual -YELLOWWEEK from Thursday, June 21st to Sunday, June 24th, 2018 at Clicquot Café at 146 Ossignton Ave

Veuve Clicquot Celebrates the 6th annual Yelloweek with #LiveClicquot . Champagne house launches Café Clicquot from June 21st to June 24th in Toronto Veuve Clicquot, Canada’s most popular champagne, is pleased to announce that Yelloweek is back for the sixth consecutive year. This year, Veuve Clicquot will launch the first-ever pop-up: Café Clicquot, inspired by […]

June 11

F-1 Montreal & Aston Martin Grand Prix Party@The Ritz-Carlton Hotel,Montreal-Fri.,June 8th,2018

The international elite and F1 fanatics have landed in Montreal for the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix, to attend the much-anticipated annual luxurious and elegant Aston Martin Grand Prix Party at the Five-Star Ritz-Carlton Hotel on Montreal’s super-chic Sherbrooke Avenue. With special guest, Christian Horner, Red Bull Racing Team Principal, and the exotic Sahara Middle […]

June 03

Italian National Day: Castello Italia at Casa Loma – Sun., June 3rd,2018

By Nicholas Chan and BK on the SCENE Historical Casa Loma was the location for this annual tradition, Toronto’s premiere heritage attraction, was transformed into an authentic Italian Piazza complete with art installations by Italian-Canadian artists to celebrate this yearly event. There was live entertainment featuring local and international artists, a culinary feast by Toronto’s […]

May 20

The Spring Beer Festival @ Fort York Garrison-Sat.,May 19th-Sun.,May 20th,2018

The Spring Beer Festival was back to celebrate our love of the best known cold refreshment!. Rain didn’t dampen the spirits of the attendees this weekend. Taking place at Fort York Garrison on the May Two-Four weekend (May 19th and 20th), all the best known names in brewers were there offering a wide selection of […]

May 20


With the Tastemasters taking place last weekend, what was my favourite item on the menu? The Cricket bars! Yes, delicious, packed with protein and minimal sugar. Also, the Pomengrande Ice Tea and specialty chocolates was a crowd favourite. Guests who purchased an “All-inclusive ticket” were able to sample away and enjoy from chefs, restaurants, wineries, […]

May 16


The Menu and Lineup: Tickets- All-inclusive ticket – Pay for your ticket, and then put your wallet away. It’s that simple. Unlimited Food & Drink – Enjoy all samples from chefs, restaurants, wineries, and artisans. Unique Food Hall – An amazing open, communal setting creating an intimate yet energetic atmosphere. The Best Chefs […]

April 25

Cuisine & Cuvée @ Rebel (Apr. 20, 2018)

by Kimberly Samnang photography by Nicholas Chan GREAT FOOD, GREAT WINE & GREAT SPIRITS… ALL FOR A GREAT CAUSE In its 18th year, Cuisine & Cuvée, presented by The Co-Operators and TD Bank Group, was one of the hottest tickets in the city, raising over $250,000 for Providence Healthcare! The event returned to Toronto’s most epic venue, […]

April 20

The 5th Annual GLITTER NIGHT OF ICONS, in support of SickKids@The Carlu -Saturday, April 16, 2018

By A.J.Lam & BK on the SCENE More than $375,000 was raised during the fifth annual Glitter event held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 to benefit The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids). This event took place at The Carlu and offered casino games, food from Toronto’s top chefs and entertainment from SickKids patient ambassadors, Emily […]