Liberty Commons, a brewpub by Big Rock Brewery and O&B in Liberty Village

Liberty Commons is a modern-day brewpub which serves up the brews of Calgary-based Big Rock Brewery and food pairings by Oliver & Bonacini’s Corporate Executive Chef Anthony Walsh, District Executive Chef John Horne (Canoe, Auberge du Pommier), and newly appointed Chef de Cuisine Ryan Lister (formerly of Canoe). Oliver & Bonacini, highly recognized as one…

Cask Days 2016 – 400+ Casks and 200+ Brewers

Read my previous post on Cask Days 2015 Cask Days is the ultimate weekend of the year, the event to mark in your calendar for mid-October. After saying goodbye to Bar Volo, it wasn’t long before Cask Days rolled around. We were momentarily relieved as we were welcomed by 400+ casks by 200+ brewer at Evergreen…

Ossington’s Bellwoods Brewery during Summer Nights

Bellwood’s Brewery holds the most wonderful patio with the best memories. My favourite place to sit as a pair is on one of the two-seater high-top seats by the front. Located on Ossington Strip, it has a rotating selection beers introduced seasonally, all brewed in-house in their very small space. Summers have the sours and…

Late Nights Spent with Nana Toronto

When you ask around for the best Thai in Toronto, Khao San Road would echo in every conversation. But I was skeptical. My high school years was made up of visits to our local dive Thai & Laos place Phounguen for the four must: larb, lao green papaya salad, lao fried rice and beef tongue… all…

Here’s to a #BPSummer! Discovering Boston Pizza’s New Menu

With the new warmer weather, it’s only right that there’s a Summer Menu to match. Boston Pizza has answered that calling with the proud roll out of some delicious new summer menu items – The MVB (Most Valuable Burger), a darling Dessert Burger and refreshing Handcrafted Quenchers are the perfect way to treat yourself this…

Our #FirstSip at Bandit Brewery, Roncesvalles

  Here’s one upcoming microbrewery to look out for: Bandit Brewery in Roncesvalles Village. Introduced by Stephane and Shezad, Bandit Brewery has international beer loving with one part of the duo favouring the darker of beers, and the other half enjoying the crisper. So, you would only assume that the best of both worlds will be present…

Cask Days 2015: 300+ Beers over 3 Days

I won’t admit that I have a problem – when there’s three whole days to be surrounded by over 300 casks, how could I turn down one single day? October 23rd to 25th welcomed the annual Cask Days weekend which took place in the spacious Evergreen Brickworks founded by the fellas behind Barvolo in 2005. Casks…