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Food & Drink Fest Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles featuring Forrat`s Chocolate on Locke

In Food & Drink Fest 2013 on April 4, 2013 at 6:33 pm


Forrat’s Chocolates uses fresh ingredients, passion and attention to detail to create an experience that extends beyond taste. Watch their truffles and other fine, customized European chocolates hand-made on site!

Forrat’s Chocolates specializes in quality European handcrafted truffles and fine chocolates, using natural ingredients like milk, butter, cocoa beans – but with no preservatives and no artificial flavors!

Forrat’s chocolates take you back to the basics – fresh ingredients, handcrafted quality, a passion for making chocolate and brings you back to chocolate in the good ole days!
Try Forrat`s Gourmet truffles-it`s their specialty!

Website:

http://www.forratschocolates.ca/

Don’t forget to visit Forrat`s Chocolate on Locke at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #119

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 of Kensington Brewery Company

In Uncategorized on April 4, 2013 at 6:32 pm

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The Kensington Brewing Company is a small, independently owned and operated craft beer company located in the heart of Kensington Market, Toronto. By the summer of 2013 they plan to move into a new space in the Market where they can brew and distribute their own beer. In the mean time, you can find them at their office at Augusta Ave and Dundas.

They strive to produce beer that reflects the diverse history of the Market. From our flagship Augusta Ale to our robust, West-coast style Baldwin FishEYE PA, their goal is to brew delicious, sessionable beer that you can enjoy day in and day out.

With any luck, you can experience a little bit of Kensington Market in your glass, no matter where you are!

Website:

http://www.kensingtonbrewingcompany.com/

Don’t forget to visit Kensington Brewery Company at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #302

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 and Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles Featuring Blue Nile Ethiopian Restaurat

In Uncategorized on March 21, 2013 at 4:59 pm

Blue Nile

Blue Nile Ethiopian restaurant in Hamilton makes for a great night out, complete with belly-warming, aromatic comfort food, great ambiance and a reasonable bill at the end of the meal.

For those interested in the slow food movement, this is the best in Ethiopian cuisine for you. Served on one large platter for the table, the dishes are meant to be shared. All dishes are mouth-watering to share with your whole family.

An assortment of stewed vegetables and meats are served on pancake-like bread called injera that is used in lieu of utensils. Think pita and hummus, but with softer, spongier bread. It’s a feast of earthy ingredients like lentils, split peas, black beans, collared greens, and stewed meats.

Their menu list has vegetarian-friendly menu items but for those looking for a little more in the meat department, you can’t go wrong with tibs or kifto tenderized for your delight!

Website:

http://bluenilecuisine.com/

Don’t forget to visit Blue Nile at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth # 191

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 and Drink Fest 2013: The Culinary Chronicles Featuring My Thai

In Uncategorized on March 21, 2013 at 4:56 pm

My Thai

Vahn Kalong, the founder, owner and operator of all five My-Thai Restaurants, is deeply passionate about creating an authentic Thai dining experience. She has the utmost amount of respect for her employees and her customers, which allows My-Thai to produce the most efficient, high-quality cuisine possible.

My Thai also strongly believes in maintaining a healthy, balanced lifestyle and treating each new day as an opportunity for excitement, joy and success.

They aim to bring in new and current food trends while maintaining the authenticity of Thai cuisines. With the help of their Certified Thai Chefs under Foreign Worker programs,  every single My-Thai  location works to make this goal achievable.

Come to My Thai and experience delicious cuisines such as crispy tofu, mango or papaya salad, lime leaf curry, cashew chicken and fresh seafood!

Website:

http://www.mythai.ca/

Don’t forget to visit My Thai at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #125 & 126

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 Salerno Dairy

In Uncategorized on March 21, 2013 at 4:51 pm

Salerno

Salerno Dairy has some of the best local cheese around! They are celebrating over 50 years of success. Salerno has a wide variety of cheese, ranging from bocconcini, trecce, ricotta, mascarpone, tuma, semi soft, hard, grated, shredded cheeses, gos and gris band!

Visit their website to browse all their products, get tips and peruse delicious recipes.

Come out to Food and Drink Fest 2013 to add some wine to your Salerno cheese!

Website:

http://www.salernodairy.com/pages/Main/Home

Don’t forget to visit Salerno Dairy at the Food and Drink Fest on April 12, 13 and 14 in booth #232

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 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)

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)