Category Archives: Spirits

Industry Society Night at Tromba’s Record Breaking Event

Toronto’s notable industry professionals are a great bunch who support, teach and learn from each other, and generally have a great time together. As it the nature of the beast, however, it’s hard to get more than a couple of them in the same room simultaneously. Tromba Tequila’s “World’s Largest Tequila Tasting” event on September 19 set more than the record they were aiming for – it also had the highest turnout of well-known hospitality pros in recent memory.
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Sea Buckthorn Margarita Recipe


One of the best parts of my job at Keriwa Café is getting to serve Chef Aaron Bear Robe’s food. I’m proud to present dishes that combine so many flavours to make unique, well-balanced and delicious meals. Aaron uses solely Canadian ingredients to express the terroir of our province and country. Ironically, that has meant I’ve often encountered foods at work that I’d never previously heard of. One standard Keriwa ingredient I’ve fallen in love with is the sea buckthorn berry. Continue reading

GwaiLo In The Know

Originally posted on my Tumblr

An elite group of Toronto bartenders are winning cash prizes and exotic trips and getting their photos printed in glossy magazines. So what do they know that you don’t?
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