Posts Tagged ‘ken samuel’
 
 
 
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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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You Say You Love Food? If You Are at the Startford Culinary Festival, I Will Believe You

Details first: Stratford Culinary Festival September 21 – 23, Stratford Ontario Let me start by sharing a story about food and Stratford.  For you Beiber fans, this has nothing to do with homegrown pop star, so let’...
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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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Not Just a Pizzeria – Piola Toronto

Another of my Bamboo Magazine articles posted here for your reference. http://www.bamboo-magazine.com/not-just-a-pizzeria/
 
 

Sake Stories – My Daughter & I Talk To Chef Hiro of Hiro Sushi Toronto

To help promote Kampai Toronto I have been dedicating many of my posts to Sake related stories.  This is another Sake Story for you pleasure and I hope you enjoy it! I am happy to share this conversation I had about sake with C...

 
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Sake Dinner At Blowfish Toronto

When I heard President of Niigata, Japan’s oldest brewery, Yoshinogawa, was coming back to Toronto I was excited.  I was fortunate enough to be in his company last year at Ki and would recommend to anyone.  He will be at ...
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Sake Stories – Mixing It Up With Nishan of Blowfish

Check out Blowfish Toronto at Kampai Toronto Sake Festival May 31, 2012   If you have not heard of the name Nishan Nepulongoda, then you are in for a treat.  The Sri Lanken born mixologist is one of the top names in the mixolog...

 
 

I Had a Crappy Meal & Loved It

So I was asked to interview Bob Blumer and take some pictures of a promotional event for his new Food Network TV show.  It is called “World’s Weirdest Restaurants,” and showcases Bob Blumer traveling around th...
 
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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 me to her beautiful daughter and husband over dinner. Wow, was this a great meal.  If you have not been to Stratford Chef ...
 
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Not Just Another Toronto Burger Joint Review – The Works Oakville

Oh yes, another burger joint review.  Oh yes, this review has details about burgers.  And oh yes, it is not your average burger joint.  After visiting The Works in Oakville I wasn’t sure if I wanted to come back and eat o...