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Food & Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles featuring Hotti Biscotti

In Uncategorized on February 22, 2013 at 7:12 pm

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Finally, a biscotti that doesn’t break your teeth! Hotti Biscotti is not your average biscotti, the twist is they are soft textured and the best of all, every one of our biscotti is baked with toasted almonds, coated in a cinnamon crunch, splashed in dark chocolate and comes deliciously topped.

Hamilton’s newest independently owned dessert Hotspot and was selected as the Gold Winner of The View’s ” BEST DESSERTS” in Hamilton.

 Not only does Biscotti Hotti offers an assortment of different flavor biscotti’s that are mouthwatering, but a variety of cookie pies, toffee chip cookies, peanut butter pops, pretzels and their award-winning snowballs.

 If you’re craving for some biscotti, be sure to try Skorumptious, which is their number one seller, and their famous M&Mmmm!

Website:

http://www.hottibiscotti.com/

Don’t forget to visit Hotti Biscotti at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #221

Show Hours

Friday April 12th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday April 13th – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday April 14th- 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location

Careport Expo Centre
270 Londwood Road, South
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8P 0A3
(Hwy 403 & Aberdeen Ave)

*Must be 19 years old and older to attend Food & Drink Fest 2013
(No children allowed)

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Food & Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles featuring Beanermunky Chocolates

In Food & Drink Fest 2012, Hamilton Ontario, Uncategorized on February 22, 2013 at 6:59 pm

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Beanermunky’s chocolates are handcrafted in small batches using the highest quality ingredients and flavourings.  Their artisan chocolates contain no additives or preservatives and every step of the process is done by hand.

Beanermunky’s chocolates have been nominated “Best Chocolate” in the Hamilton Reader’s Choice Awards.

 If you’re craving for some chocolates, be sure to check out their classic collection, which some assortments are their Pina Colada chocolate, Madagascar Vanilla Bean Skor bites and many more! Beanermunky chocolates also provide an assortment of chocolate barks, chocolate covered pretzels and flavoured popcorn. Anything to fill your chocolate cravings!

Website:

http://www.beanermunky.com/

Don’t forget to visit Beanermunky Chocolates at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #173

Show Hours

Friday April 12th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday April 13th – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday April 14th- 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location

Careport Expo Centre
270 Londwood Road, South
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8P 0A3
(Hwy 403 & Aberdeen Ave)

*Must be 19 years old and older to attend Food & Drink Fest 2013
(No children allowed)

Food & Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles featuring VG Meats

In Uncategorized on February 22, 2013 at 6:48 pm

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VG Meats offer the finest homegrown beef from their own herd of cattle.  From the farm to the store, the family maintains and controls every aspect of the process.  This is how VG Meats ensure your family is consistently receiving a quality product.

Some of VG featured and award winning are the Apple Cinnamon Glazed Black Bacon, Chipotle Beef Roast, Lamb Tzatziki Sausage and many more!

 However, if you’re not in the mood to take the time that is required to cook a high quality meal for your family, you’re not alone! VG Meats offers products you can take home and pop in the microwave or oven and eat in a matter of minutes.

Some of VG Meat line up of ready meals include Chicken Pot Pie, BBQ Beef, Chicken Wings, Prime Rib au Jus and many more!

Website:

http://www.vgmeats.ca/

Don’t forget to visit VG Meats at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #134 & 135

Show Hours

Friday April 12th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday April 13th – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday April 14th- 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location

Careport Expo Centre
270 Londwood Road, South
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8P 0A3
(Hwy 403 & Aberdeen Ave)

*Must be 19 years old and older to attend Food & Drink Fest 2013
(No children allowed)

Food & Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles featuring Dyment’s Farm, Market & Bakery

In Uncategorized on February 22, 2013 at 6:03 pm

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Dyment’s Farm, Market & Bakery offers a wide variety of baked goods, fruits, vegetables and an assortment of different meat. They are famous for their butter tarts- made with real maple syrup and pies with their entire farm grown fruits. With the different fruit combinations and crusts such as their “crumble top” makes the perfect pie. The butter trart and pie aroma flies throughout the store, so visit Dyment’s Farm, Market & Bakery and enjoy the views of the countryside and Niagara escarpment!

Website:

http://www.dyments.com/
Don’t forget to visit Dyment’s Farm, Market & Bakery at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #218A, 313 & 313A

Show Hours

Friday April 12th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday April 13th – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday April 14th- 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location

Careport Expo Centre
270 Londwood Road, South
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8P 0A3
(Hwy 403 & Aberdeen Ave)

*Must be 19 years old and older to attend Food & Drink Fest 2013
(No children allowed)

Are you ready for Hamilton’s Food and Drink Fest Event: The 8th Annual Food and Drink Fest!

In Hamilton Ontario, Uncategorized on February 21, 2013 at 10:38 pm

Final_#2_REVISEDFind out what exhibitors will be there; keep an eye out for the award-winning wineries and breweries. Review the Culinary Chronicles featuring a cover on the variety of restaurants, breweries and wineries that will be at Hamilton’s Food and Fest Event! Keep an eye out for the local chef that will be showcasing their cooking demonstrations to the audience.

If you’re a food fan, then this is an excellent opportunity to pick up a few new cookery tips and a number of great recipes. If you’re a beer or wine fan, then all the more reason to come out and discover different flavours and brands.

The event should also make for a great day out for you, your friends or co-workers!

 

Website         

 http://www.foodanddrinkfest.com/
Show Hours

Friday April 12th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday April 13th – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday April 14th- 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location

Careport Expo Centre
270 Londwood Road, South
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8P 0A3
(Hwy 403 & Aberdeen Ave)

*Must be 19 years old and older to attend Food & Drink Fest 2013
(No children allowed)

Food & Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles featuring AppleBerry Cafe

In Uncategorized on February 21, 2013 at 4:28 pm

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AppleBerry Cafe is a Caribbean restaurant located on King Street East, Hamilton. AppleBerry Cafe ofters a variety of Caribbean, seafood, vegan and vegetarian. If you are are looking for food and drinks for your office function, wedding, party or other celebrations, AppleBerry Cafe can cater for you!

Website:
http://www.facebook.com/appleberrycafe

Don’t forget to visit AppleBerry Cafe at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #303

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Show Hours

Friday April 12th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday April 13th – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday April 14th- 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location

Careport Expo Centre
270 Londwood Road, South
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8P 0A3
(Hwy 403 & Aberdeen Ave)

*Must be 19 years old and older to attend Food & Drink Fest 2013
(No children allowed)

Food & Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles featuring GreenLane Estate Winery

In Uncategorized on February 21, 2013 at 4:19 pm

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Winner of the prestigious 2012 Cuvée Award for Best Riesling and Best White Wine in Ontario, GreenLane Estate Winery is dedicated to producing some of the region’s finest hand harvested wines with some mature vines dating from 1990. GreenLane Estate Winery embraces the art of winemaking through intensive personal methods resulting in the creation of higher quality wines with exceptional flavour and texture profiles.

GreenLane Estate Winery is available at your local LCBO Vintages.


Website:
http://greenlanewinery.com/

Don’t forget to visit GreenLane Estate Winery at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #220

Show Hours

Friday April 12th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday April 13th – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday April 14th- 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location

Careport Expo Centre
270 Londwood Road, South
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8P 0A3
(Hwy 403 & Aberdeen Ave)

*Must be 19 years old and older to attend Food & Drink Fest 2013
(No children allowed)

Food & Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles featuring Rosewood Estates Winery

In Uncategorized on February 21, 2013 at 4:07 pm

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Rosewood Estates Winery & Meadery is an award winning boutique winery located on the Beamsville Bench. Family owned and operated, Rosewood is proud to produce 100% VQA Ontario wines and the first honey wines in Niagara. In 2008, Rosewood Estates Winery open it’s door, and shortly after, was listed in Wine Access’ Top 20 Wineries in Canada list.

Rosewood award winning is the 2010 Süssreserve Riesling, which won gold at the InterVin Wine Compeition 2012, sliver at the DECANTER World Ine Awards 2012 and Canadian Wine Awards 2011.

Rosewood Estate Wine is available at your local LCBO Vintages. Their honey is also sold at cheese boutiques across Toronto (All the Best Fine Foods, The Cheese Boutique, Cheese Shoppe on Locke Street to name a few). The honey is also available at all Chapters stores across Canada.

Website:
http://www.rosewoodwine.com/pages/1/Home

Don’t forget to visit Rosewood Estates Winery at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #194

Show Hours

Friday April 12th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday April 13th – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday April 14th- 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location

Careport Expo Centre
270 Londwood Road, South
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8P 0A3
(Hwy 403 & Aberdeen Ave)

*Must be 19 years old and older to attend Food & Drink Fest 2013
(No children allowed)

Food & Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles featuring Sweetness Bakery

In Uncategorized on February 15, 2013 at 7:27 pm

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Sweetness Bakery is nut free and offers a variety of different cupcake flavours and other baked goods.

Sweetness Bakery was discovered when their son, Froster was diagnosed with both peanut and tree nut allergies. Given the limited availability of nut free choices when shopping, they decided to open a place that was worry free providing freshly baked, decadent and delicious cupcakes, cakes and a host of other sumptuous treats for sale.

Some of their featured cupcakes are Classic Chocolate, Very Vanilla, Brownie Explosion, Cookie Dough, S’mores and many more. They offer a variety of Pies, Tarts, Squares, Sweety Pops, and Cheesecake.

Website:
http://www.sweetnessbakery.ca/

Don’t forget to visit Sweetness Bakery at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #213.

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Show Hours

Friday April 12th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday April 13th – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday April 14th- 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location

Careport Expo Centre
270 Londwood Road, South
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8P 0A3
(Hwy 403 & Aberdeen Ave)

*Must be 19 years old and older to attend Food & Drink Fest 2013
(No children allowed)

Food & Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles featuring Grand River

In Uncategorized on February 15, 2013 at 7:23 pm

Grand River Brewing is located at 295 Ainslie St. in downtown Cambridge Ontario. Grand River is situated in an historical building which was the original home of the Galt Knife Company, the manufacturer of industrial knives for the last 100 years.

Grand River Brewing is committed to producing fresh craft brewed beers of outstanding quality for discerning beer drinkers with a goal to produce full flavoured beer with alcohol contents less than 5% for today’s population concerned about over indulgence.

Some of Grand Rivers year round featured beers are the 1913 Traditional, which is The 1913 traditional is a light golden ale with subtle layers of biscuit malt and delicate German hops. The 1913 is named after their famed building originally constructed by the old Galt Knife Company built in 1913. Available at the brewery.

A second feature is, Galt Knife Old Style Lager, which was named after their historical building that was once home to the Galt Knife Company. Available at the brewery and LCBO.

Website:
http://grandriverbrewing.com/

Don’t forget to visit Grand River at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #196

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Show Hours

Friday April 12th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday April 13th – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday April 14th- 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location

Careport Expo Centre
270 Londwood Road, South
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8P 0A3
(Hwy 403 & Aberdeen Ave)

*Must be 19 years old and older to attend Food & Drink Fest 2013
(No children allowed)