Why All Foodies Need To Be At The Toronto Food & Wine Festival (and a contest!)

Calling all food lovers! If you haven’t heard, the Toronto Food & Wine Festival is coming and it’s going to be epic! The event will take place at Evergreen Brick Works, September 18-20, 2015. Loaded with celebrity chefs and amazing events that you won’t want to miss! There’s definitely a range of great reasons to attend whether you’re a serious foodie and love terroir talks or if you’re a home chef looking for inspiration. Get to the site and grab your tickets online before it’s sold out!

Here are just a few  highlights…

CELEBRITY CHEFS will take the stage for cooking demonstrations, talks and workshops throughout the event. Confirmed chefs including Tyler Florence, Gail Simmons, Chuck Hughes, Roger Mooking, Mark McEwan, Antonio Park and many more.

SIP AND SAMPLE flavours from over 130 food and drink local, national and international purveyors at the Grand Tasting Pavilion presented by PC Black Label.

COCHON 555 brings this wildly popular event giving guest the opportunity to the best pork dishes prepared by the hottest chefs today. The event will also showcase top chefs using a variety of grilling styles including Hibachi, Asado, Korean BBQ, Char Siu, Braai, Satay, and Barbacoa. Old and new cooking techniques makes this nose-to-tail event an incredible experience that celebrates the relationship between farmer, forager and chef. Not to be missed!

TERROIR MASTER CLASSES lead by expert chefs including Antonio Park (Park Restaurant & Lavanderia) will walk us through a sashimi demonstration, Kevin Kent (Knifewear) shares time-held traditions in knife skills, and Tetsuya “Ted” Iizuka (Soba Canada) will share his knowledge on soba noodle making from scratch.

TASTE CANADA COOKS THE BOOKS is where you can see up-and-coming chefs from schools across Canada at the Miele Kitchen who will make dishes from well-known Canadian cookbooks AND with the author on stage.

CANADA’S BEST NEW STUDENT CHEF will be crowned her at the Festival after an exciting cooking competition.

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We’re giving away two single-day general admission passes to the Toronto Food & Wine Festival to one lucky follower! For a chance to win those coveted tickets you have 3 ways to enter…


  1. Follow AZNmodern and TOfoodandwine accounts on Instagram
  2. Like our AZNmodern Instagram Toronto Food & Wine Post  (posted on September 7)
  3. Tag a friend in the comment section on that post!


  1. Follow @AZNmodern and @tofoodandwine on Twitter
  2. Tell us what you’re most excited to see at this Festival! Make sure you tag us @AZNmodern and #TFW15 we can catch it!


  1. “Like”  AZNmodern and TOFoodAndWine pages on Facebook
  2. Like this post entry about the Festival & Contest on the AZNmodern page

Contest closes on September 13th at 9 pm. (EST). Winner will selected at random from all eligible entries and will be contacted directly. Selected entrant will have 24 hours to respond. Prize must be accepted as awarded. Prize is for two single-day adult general admission passes. Prize valued at $72 Cdn.

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Sonya is the Co-Founder and Managing Editor of AZNmodern.com. She is also a well-established contributing lifestyle writer to other sites and magazines sharing her passion for arts & culture, fashion, beauty, travel and food. Sonya is based in Toronto, Canada. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @theculturepearl

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