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Taste of Burlington 2014

Taste of Burlington 2014: The Launch Party

The Taste of Burlington 2014, summer edition, is starting soon! Starting on July 20th and running through to August 3, 2014, it’s the food-lovers adventure in this lovely city just 30 to 40 minutes west of Toronto. I had the privilege of participating in the launch event on June 26th, as part of the local media and bloggers, helping promote ...

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Dishcrawl on Locke Street

Our Very First Dishcrawl on Locke Street, Hamilton, Ontario

Four great Locke Street restaurants in one night, for $60 plus taxes per person – this was Dishcrawl on Locke Street in Hamilton, Ontario. You can’t get that with Winterlicious or Summerlicious in Toronto, or other restaurant prix fixe campaigns that have become increasingly popular in various towns and cities. We recently wrote about Dishcrawl, which hosted its premiere event ...

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spluring on dinner while travelling

Fine Dining Etiquette – Infographic

When I was in Grade Seven, during a class trip to Quebec City, we learned about proper fine dining etiquette including when to use certain types of cutlery and glassware. Some of what was taught was what I had learned at home from my parents and grandparents. They taught me the European way of holding a fork in my left ...

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spluring on dinner while travelling

Splurging On Dinner While Traveling

Splurging on dinner while traveling is doable and very enjoyable – if you do it right! Food tourism has been a growing trend over the past ten years thanks to food TV network shows on international cuisine and travel. Who hasn’t wanted to hop on a plane like Anthony Bourdain and do a layover in one of the many places ...

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