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Holiday Food and Drink Special: Chef's Table

Five of Toronto’s top chefs came together to cook up the ultimate holiday potluck feast. Even better? They gave us their recipes so you can do it yourself.

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Video: How to deep fry a turkey

Southern Accent's Thessavan Maniceavasakan has the step-by-step guide to making this deliciously crispy and moist dish happen in your home (or, more likely, the nearest alleyway) more »

Nov 23, 2015 1:50 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special

Dessert time

Pair a delicious digestif with your final course to create the perfect end to your feast more »

Nov 18, 2015 5:51 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special

Holiday cheers: Drink up

The holidays are a green light for a near-constant cocktail hour. Five ­bartenders share simple drink recipes to ring in Festivus. more »

Nov 18, 2015 5:51 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special


Christmas cookies gone to pot: CannDo's Amy Anonymous Kushie recipe

Dreaming of a green Christmas? Here is a tasty recipe for weed cookies more »

Nov 18, 2015 5:48 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special


Banana pudding: Joe Friday, Via Vai

You can thank Friday's grandfather, who was the first African-American Italian chef in North Carolina, for this delicious recipe more »

Nov 18, 2015 5:45 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special

The Perfect Pairings

Crack these bottles and pair them with your festive meal, because any feast worth its salt requires a bottle or 10. more »

Nov 18, 2015 5:39 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special


BBQ St. Louis cut pork ribs with apple mop: Hidde Zomer, Carbon Bar

You don't have to eat turkey this holiday season more »

Nov 18, 2015 5:38 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special 1 Comments

Duck terrine: Another Jo Castrinos fave

Make this dish up to a week in advance of your holiday celebration more »

Nov 18, 2015 5:36 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special


Romanesco with mom's sauce: Danny Hassell, Parcae

This psychedelic dish tastes even better than it looks more »

Nov 18, 2015 5:35 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special

Smoked turkey breast: Jo Castrinos, Barque Butcher Bar

This holiday standard gets the gourmet treatment more »

Nov 18, 2015 5:31 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special


Pumpkin soup with dumplings: Craig Wong, Patois

Jamaican comfort food gets things started more »

Nov 18, 2015 5:27 PM Holiday Food & Drink Special

Zach Slootsky

Drink up: Cuban Batida

This Cuban-inspired cocktail from last month's Bacardi Palabar pop-up will temporarily transport you to the tropics more »

Nov 18, 2015 2:38 PM Drinks

Natalia Manzocco

Meet Matty Matheson's pizza recipes at Maker

Parts & Labour chef created the menu for Queen and Spadina pizzeria more »

Nov 18, 2015 1:52 PM Food

Old Toronto Beer Tour

Win a pair of tickets for a 2016 Old Toronto Beer Tour! more »

Nov 18, 2015 10:24 AM Food & Drink

Samantha Lui

Toronto’s first cat café opens its doors

TOT beats out Pet Me Meow and Kitty Cat Café in the race to open T.O.'s first coffee shop with a focus on finding new homes for cats more »

Nov 16, 2015 10:43 AM Food & Drink 4 Comments

All photos by Natalia Manzocco

Bookmark these three hot new spots

What's new? Seasonal eats from Ontario farms and forests, splashy corporate dining by way of Vancouver, and conceptual spins on Quebecois-inspired cuisine. Keep these in your back pocket. more »

Nov 11, 2015 6:29 PM Food & Drink


Kristen Voisey is TO's Cocktail Queen

Toronto's fledgling cocktail scene has a Queen on Queen West. The owner of retro chic, BYOB Cocktail Emporium talks to us about her booze-centric boutique. more »

Nov 11, 2015 5:45 PM Drinks 1 Comments

Kristen Voisey's best bar goods

We asked Kristen Voisey, owner of T.O.'s favourite one-stop bar shop, BYOB, to whittle down her home bar into a compact, five-bottle desert island version. more »

Nov 11, 2015 5:44 PM Drinks

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