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Trattoria Giancarlo

We’ve been here before, and we’ll be here again - these guys know what they’re doing and we had the chance to try out some new dishes and connect with...

Braised Lamb Shanks – Fionn MacCool’s

Prep Time: 30 Min |  Cook Time: 2 hrs | Serving: 6 shanks with sauce Prepare the rub a minimum of 1 hour prior to braising the shanks.   INGREDIENTS: For the Braise Vegetable Oil (60 mL) Rubbed Shanks (6 each) Butter (30...

Guinness Steak & Mushroom Pie – Fionn MacCool’s

Prep Time: 25 Min |  Cook Time: 2 hrs 30 min | Serving: 6 servings   INGREDIENTS: Pie Crust Enough dough for about 8 small pies Butter, frozen (454 g) Flour (400 g) Salt (5 g) Water, ice cold (150 mL)   METHOD: Grate frozen butter...

Dining with Amex Canada at Bar Raval

Canadians, the time is now. This fall, Amex opened its doors giving everyone the opportunity to experience the perks of being a Cardmember. By visiting www.amexinvites.ca and providing your email...

Pizza Soup

Prep Time 15 min | Cook Time 45 min | Total Time 1 hr   INGREDIENTS 1 28 oz can of San Marzano tomatoes 1 large onion, diced 2 cloves of garlic, minced, plus 1 for bread 1 celery stalk, chopped 1...

UberEATS Launches in Toronto

UberEATS kicks off their presence in Toronto with some delicious Lunch options from Bar Buca. It's really as simple as opening up the Uber app, sliding over to EATS, viewing the...

Best French Toast in Toronto

There are times in life when you know you need to satisfy that craving, but you can't pin-point what that craving is. After thorough research we have discovered that 99%...

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The Best Steak in Toronto

Toronto, what is your favourite cut of steak? We dug deep this time, to track down the Best Steak in Toronto, and let us tell you that this was an...

The Best Charcuterie Boards in Toronto

There is nothing quite like sitting on a patio, sipping a glass of wine and snacking on the variety of fresh items included in a Charcuterie Board. Bacon, ham, sausage, terrines, galantines, ballotines,...

Profiled: Pizzeria Defina

The team at Pizzeria Defina will be the first to admit that they aren't a traditional pizzeria, and that's what sets them apart from the pack. A variety of seasonal,...

Profiles: Chef Susur Lee

Welcome to TasteToronto Television. We are very excited to share with you a behind the scenes look inside Toronto's best restaurants, the talented chefs behind them and their signature recipes....

Recipes: Siu Mai with Scallops and Black Truffle

Chef Susur Lee invites us inside his establishment, Luckee Restaurant. Luckee's Nouvelle Chinoise cuisine features classic dishes and dim sum from the culinary traditions of Guangzhou, Hunan, Shanghai and Szechuan regions,...

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The Best Bacon in Toronto

Oh, you! No, not you honey. I meant the Bacon. Toronto has some spectacular bacon dishes that create some attention problems when out for a meal with your significant other....

The Best Waffles in Toronto

There is something about Toronto's Waffle game, arguably the best out there, that really hits the spot. That light, crisp texture with large pockets, covered in confectionary sugar, whipped cream,...

Profiled: &Company Resto Bar

If you're looking for an elevated culinary experience with some modern twists on contemporary classics, then look no further. Executive Chef, Ron Stratton has really proven his culinary skills with...

Profiled: La Carnita Eastside

The rumours have been swirling and the chatter has begun to heat up. La Carnita is expanding and will be opening its second location at 780 Queen Street East on...

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The Best Nachos in Toronto

The start of every pub or bar night group meal usually begins with the infamous Nacho dish. Arguably a staple appetizer for all to share, there is no denying the...

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The 15 Best Poutine in Toronto

Originating in Quebec, the magnificent "Poutine" has taken off worldwide! Now seen all over North America, and now even in the United Kingdom, this gravy flowing, cheese curd topping snack...

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Top 10 Bagel Joints in Toronto

We've noticed it is quite difficult to find that perfect bagel around Toronto. Whether you are looking for that doughy, soft texture, or that dense volume, or even the flat,...

The Coffee Shed Creating Opportunity

There are many individuals and businesses that go unnoticed for their remarkable contributions and positive effects in our community. We would like to recognize an individual and business that has...

La Poutine Week Is Here

Did somebody say poutine…week!? Yes, you heard correctly. POUTINE LOVERS UNITE! La Poutine Week is being held from February 1st to February 7th right here in Toronto. Co-founders of this...

The 10 Best Fries in Toronto

Fries are a staple side dish with any type of comfort food. Toronto restaurants have really created a twist with this delicious option. Kimchi, brisket, lobster, smoked meat, and peking...