Food Events in April and May 2016 in Toronto
Calling all foodies! You are going to want to enter some of these food tastings and food events in April and May 2016 in Toronto in your calendar.
Rabba Marché Holds Grand Opening Party at Their Newest Location
Rabba will be hosting a community celebration at its new urban market at 580 Jarvis Street (at Charles Street) on Thursday, April 21, 2016 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Celebrated Chef Massimo Capra will prepare live food demonstrations from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. and will offer free meals to the public. The grand opening party will also feature free food samples to the public by Rabba and vendors. There will also be giveaways throughout the day and you’ll get a chance to meet members of the Rabba family.
Move over Winterlicious and Summerlicious, Veggielicious is a two-week food festival celebrating Toronto’s vegan and vegetarian cuisine. More than 40 Toronto restaurants will feature vegan and vegetarian prix-fixe menus from $15-$40 from May 6-22, 2016. Restaurants will include vegetarian restaurants, vegan bakeries and Toronto restaurants with vegan options. Some of the participating restaurants include Govinda’s, B.Good, Fresh, Annapurna, Magic Oven, Yamchops, Doug’s Public Kitchen, Sweets From The Earth, Kupfert & Kim, Harvest Kitchen, Free Times Cafe, Tabule, Vegetarian Haven, Wanda’s Pie In The Sky, Prairie Girl, The Windsor Arms Hotel and Mad Mexican.
Free Tasting of Italian Products at Lady York Foods
The Italian Chamber of Commerce of Ontario (ICCO) will host a tasting event open to the public at Lady York Foods at 2939 Dufferin Street on Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Enjoy free samples of Italian cheese, cured meats, coffee, cookies and select Italian wines. The ICCO has handpicked these products to showcase authentic #MadeinItaly goods. Find out what label designations such as DOP, IGP and DOC mean and you might just win a gift basket of Italian products.
Enjoy samples of the following products at the Lady York Foods tasting:
- Gorgonzola Ballarini
- Prosciutto di Parma
- Parmigiano Reggiano
- Espresso Saquella
- Milano Sfogliatine
- Milano Cantuccini
- Barbera d’Asti Superiore 2013
- Moscato d’Asti 2015