Culinary Event of the Year, Hello Toronto Taste!

This year marks the 22nd Annual Toronto Taste for Second Harvest feautures over 60 of Toronto’s Top Chef and 30 outstanding purveyors for the love of food and the most coveted culinary event of the year and support Second Harvest.  Toronto Taste will be held at the Royal Ontario Museum on Sunday May 27th and will hosted by Food Network Canada Bob Blumer and celebrity chef Roger Mooking. For more than two decades, Toronto Taste has raised over $4 million to support Second Harvest’s food rescue program, which takes excess food that would go to waste and delivers it to more than 200 local community organizations. One ticket to Toronto Taste provides 250 meals to Torontonians in need and this year the event aimed to raise funds to provide 700,000 meals for Toronto’s hungry. For 17 years, The Daniel Corporation has been a proud sponsor and presenting sponsor of Toronto Taste. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit or call 416.408.2594. For 2012, here are an outstanding culinary line-up featuring flavours for every palate, including:

Restaurants & Chefs 

ACE Bakery Linda Haynes
All the Best Fine Foods Nicole Rumball
Aria Eron Novalski
Baker Street M. Somerton & E. Kravice
Beerbistro Michelle Usprech
Belgian Chocolate Shop Patricia Cohrs
Biff’s Bistro Amanda Ray
Boehmer Paul Boehmer
Buca Rob Gentile
C5 Corbin Tomaszeski
Cafe Belong Brad Long
Caviar Centre Steven Omidi
Centro Restaurant & Lounge Syman Abad
The Chef’s House George Brown College Oliver Li
Chiado & Salt Wine Bar Albino Silva
Ciao Wine Bar Saverio Macri
Corner House Restaurant Herbert Barnsteiner
The Counter Robert Mills
Dufflet Pastries Dufflet Rosenberg
e11even Graham Pelley
EPIC at Fairmont Royal York Timothy Palmer
Estiatorio VOLOS Andreas Antoniou
Fabbrica/North 44/Bymark/ONE/McEwan Mark McEwan
Far Niente Pat Riley
FRANK Restaurant Anne Yarymowich
Fred’s Bread Andrea Damon Gibson
Gelato Fresco Hart Melvin
George Lorenzo Loseto
Globe Bistro & Earth Dan Sanders
Grano Roberto Martella
Great Cooks on Eight Esther Benaim
Harvest Kitchens Kelvin Ramjattan
Indian Rice Factory Aman Patel
L’Unità & Maléna Michale Angeloni, Alex Bruveris & Becky Ross
Linda Modern Thai Wing Li
Little Anthony’s Aaron M. Foster
Longo’s Robert Mutch
Mavrik Wine Bar Jai Nho
Nota Bene David Lee
Oro Restaurant Mike Crockford
Pangaea Martin Kouprie
Pauline’s Pastries Robyn Perlmutar
Petite Thuet Marc Thuet
Rodney’s Oyster House Rodney Clark
Rosewater Dale Meek
Ruby Watchco Lynn Crawford
Ruth’s Chris Steak House Jess Ostlund
Sanci’s Wholesale Produce Sal Borg
Sassafraz Geoff Webb
Scaramouche Restaurant Carolyn Reid
Scarpetta Michael Hunter
Sobeys Jason Sawatsky
Sodexo Canada Reg Pearce & Michael Smith
Sotto Sotto Ristorante Marisa Rocca
Spice Route Asian Bistro & Bar Winlai Wong
Splendido Victor Barry
Toca Tom Brodi
Tundra Kevin Prendergast
Union Teo Paul
Wanda’s Pie in the Sky Wanda Beaver
Woodlot Dave Haman

Beverage Purveyors 

Amsterdam Brewing Company
Cave Spring Cellars
Château des Charmes
Churchill Cellars
Corks Beer & Wine Bar
Creekside Estate Winery
Creemore Springs Brewery
The Grange of Prince Edward Estate Winery
Henry of Pelham Family Estate Winery
Kendall-Jackson Wine Estates
Konzelmann Estate Winery
Lifford Wine Agency
MCO…Interesting Wines & Spirits
Mill Street Brewery
Nyarai Cellars
Patera Group
Prevedello & Mathews International Wines & Spirits
Reunion Island Coffee
Southbrook Vineyards
Steam Whistle Brewing
Strewn Winery
The Tea Emporium
Victoria Gin
The Vine-Rob Groh Agency
Woodman Wines & Spirits Inc.

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