Posts Tagged ‘Wychwood Barns’

The Canadian Artisan Tasting Fair wakes restful foodies from slumber

12 Dec, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

Written by Leigh Van Maaren Photos by Mike Sirois Sunday mornings are not my forte. As somebody who regularly finds themselves unable to get out of bed until 3pm on Sunday afternoons, I’ve long been relegated to all-day brunch places as my only option. When we heard about the Artisan Food Fair at Wychwood Barns on December 1st, however, the promise of a load of delicious cheese a mere 10 minute walk from my front door would get me out…

We Love Our Sugar Mamma’s Mini Donuts!

9 Sep, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

photos by yuli scheidt It’s Saturday morning and the smell of freshly fried dough has hit the air. If you’re in the Christie and St Clair area, then you might be smelling the sweet, delicious, mad-cookery of Sugar Mamma’s Mini Donuts at the Wychwood Barns Farmer’s Market every Saturday. Say hello to Wade Vroom and Keith Barker, your two bad boys behind the mobile mini donut pop-up.  We sat down together on Saturday morning during the Farmer’s Market and chatted about…

Dundas Park Kitchen Bringing Comfort Food Home

8 Aug, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

Over the past few months, a stretch of new restaurants have opened along Dundas West that have been offering healthy, grab and go choices.  One such place is the Dundas Park Kitchen, which nestled right beside the Belljar Cafe. I first came into contact with owners Alex Tso and Melanie Harris after they offered up an old espresso machine (on Facebook) from the old Portuguese restaurant they were refurbishing to make their own.  My partner ended up obtaining the machine…

The 8th Annual KULTURA Filipino Arts Festival

8 Aug, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

There is a huge trend that has been happening in food for awhile now: street food.  One culture that has mastered the art of fine street eats are the Filipinos and to celebrate, KULTURA will be holding their 8th annual Filipino Arts Festival from August 7 to 11, 2013. The festival will celebrate all things Filipino with culinary, music and art events being held throughout the city of Toronto with a grand finale event taking place at the beautiful Artscape…