World Food Day (WFD)–October 16–was founded by the United Nations’ (UN) in 1945 to increase awareness of world hunger and poverty and to inspire solutions for change. Approximately 805 million people in the world, or 1 in 9 people, suffer from hunger every year, and hunger and malnutrition are linked to one third of all child deaths around the world. Five children die every minute because they are not eating enough healthy food.
Tastemakers Lounge knows how to celebrate the Toronto International Film Festival in style, and that’s hardly surprising since they’ve been doing it right for 10 years now.
The Canadian National Exhibition is all about food trucks this weekend, as some of the city’s best mobile purveyors or great eats come together in one place from August 22 to 24, just beyond the Princes’ Gates on the Exhibition grounds.
The Canadian National Exhibition hosted a preview event last week for media before the annual festivities kicked off on August 15, and while the dancers, rides, performers, games, concerts, and everything else at Exhibition Place are a lot of fun, it’s hard to beat the Food Building’s lineup.
If you’re looking to toast your father, or a father figure, Edrington–the folks who make The Macallan, Highland Park and The Famous Grouse–have put together an infographic to celebrate Father’s Day on June 15, not to mention how to choose the right whisky.
De’Longhi, best known for their kitchen appliances and coffee machines, launched a new range of Lattissima espresso machines in February, and the highlight of the line is the new premium Lattissima Pro, which uses the Nespresso capsule system and features a range of new features like one-touch cappuccino brewing.
Mix something a little different for your Oscar party with three drink recipes that bring gold to your guests thanks to Goldschläger cinnamon schnapps. With its sweet flavour and flecks of gold, this is a great ingredient for making unique cocktails.
The 2014 Canadian International AutoShow is on right now at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, and it’s packed wall-to-wall with the latest car models, and even a few unique concept cars until February 23.
Just in time for Valentine’s Day, or for anyone who just needs a little warm, bubbly cheese this cold month, Bier Markt has brought back their fondue menu until March 2, which includes Atlantic Lobster, NY Strip, and King Cole Duck.
Fuel + in Toronto, which is located at 471 Church Street, has a gift idea for anyone looking for a present this holiday season that will suit the active person in your life.