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XOCOCAVA Toronto offers enchantingly delicious Valentines

Chris Macdonald, aka Mr. Cava, has whipped up some new treats for us and we are proud to share them with you.  The pictures speak for themselves but honestly you really have to try them to understand them.
 
Events
 

Stratford Chef School – Chef In Residence – Chef Paolo Lopriore

Thank you to Mary Luz Mejia for the invite to this wonderful meal by Chef Paolo Lopriore and introducing us to her beautiful daughter and husband over dinner.  If you have not been to Stratford Chef School’s restaurant Th...
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Noka Contemporary Japanese Toronto

So I met restaurant owner Chef Lin of Noka at Kampai the exciting and tasty sake sampling held by the Sake Institute of Ontario.  We got to talking and I decided to stop by and try his food.  I really enjoyed the dishes but it ...
 
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Taste 100 Different Types of Sake in 1 Toronto Night

 www.kampaitoronto.com Well, if you didn’t know already I love my sake.  So when I heard about the Kampai Toronto sake festival right here in Toronto I was pumped.  Let me tell you why.  I usually have to go to New York t...
 
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Japango Part 1 – Maki, Rolls Are For Suckers

Bluefin O-Toro Japango Return Factor – You’d think I was the managerLocation(s) –  122 Elizabeth St. TorontoAtmosphere – CasualPrice – $80 a personNotes:  20 Seats, reservation if your smart, perso...

 
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My Shrimp Sashimi Came to My Plate – Alive

Thank you Kaji for serving me one of the tastiest and clearly the freshest shrimp sashimi in Toronto.  The shrimp was the sashimi course of the Kaji Omakase.  See the full review of Kaji here.  This is just the video for your e...
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Pork Bone Ramen Dish

This is a dish I made for my friends daughter.  It took 12 hours and I had to stay over night to complete it.  Why you ask?  Cause good food is worth it.  I don’t use measurements much and just read many recipes and use l...

 
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Nigiri-Ya Sushi

 NIGIRI-YA SUSHIReturn Factor – Definitely Return Location – 897 Millwood RdAtmosphere -Take-out unlicensedPrice – $25 a personWebsite:  http://www.nigiri-ya.com/   Yet another great sushi chef takes up shop i...
 
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Start A Love Affair With Sake in Toronto – Part 2

If you like sake, microbreweries, are a foodie, just like to try new things, are in the Distillery District of Toronto or to be honest are simply alive and mobile, you MUST go visit the Ontario Spring Water Sake Company.  In sh...
 
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Start A Love Affair With Sake in Toronto – Part 1

Who will entice you into this romance? The Ontario Spring Water Sake Company will and they will do this by offering a unique experience, at a unique location to try an amazing drink. The Ontario Spring Water Sake Company is mak...