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Toronto Food Events: Sew Hungry, A History of Food, Mauritian Kalia & Pulao, Kampai

Toronto Food Events rounds up the most delicious events, festivals, pop-ups, winemaker dinners, supper clubs and other food related happenings in Toronto this week and next. You can find us here every Friday morning.

THIS WEEK

  • Sew Hungry in Hamilton is today, Friday, May 6. The food truck rally takes place over two sessions (11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.) along Ottawa Street in Steeltown. Expect over 44 trucks and restaurants in attendance for this free event.
  • Barsa Taberna (26 Market Street) hosts Toronto Archives: A History of Food presented by U-Feast on Wednesday, May 11. The five-course meal inspired by vintage cookbooks is $70 per person and includes two cocktails and a Moosehead beer.
  • Tickets ($100) to The Stop's Night Market go on sale this week at at noon on Wednesday, May 11. Now in its fifth year, the market will pop-up in an empty lot at 158 Sterling Road in the Junction Triangle on Tuesday, June 14 and Wednesday, June 15. The all-you-can-eat-and-drink fundraiser will feature more than 70 of Toronto's best chefs and if previous years are any indication, tickets sell out fast.

UPCOMING

  • The Depanneur (133 College Street) presents Mauritian Kalia & Pulao, a supper club instalment by Vanesha Khadaroo. The three dinner featuring Mauritian cuisine is priced at $50 per person and will feature assorted gato, crispy savoury fritters. kalia (masala spiced chicken) with pulao (a festive basmati rice dish) and mousse coco, described as the love child of pi単a colada and panna cotta.
  • Tickets are on sale now for the fifth annual Kampai Toronto Festival of Sake taking place on Friday, June 3 at the Fermenting Cellar in the Distillery District. The tasting event will showcase over 150 sakes from over 40 breweries from Japan and around the world as well as bites from Toronto restaurants including Miku, Ki, Kinka, Nome Izakaya and more. Admission is $80.

Know of a Toronto food event coming up? Email liora@blogto.com.

Photo of Sew Hungry by Jesse Milns.


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