Wednesday, August 12, 2015

2015 Toronto FOOD & WINE Festival Giveaway - CLOSED

I'm giving away TWO PAIRS of tickets to the first annual Toronto FOOD & WINE Festival taking place from Friday, September 18 to Sunday, September 20 at the Evergreen Brick Works. Each pair of tickets is valued at $72!

Over the course of three delectable days, the 2015 Toronto FOOD & WINE Festival (formerly Delicious Food Show) will showcase the expertise, creativity, and excellence of the world’s most renowned culinary, wine, and spirit virtuosos. Attendees will delight in programming that features fan-favorite, local and international celebrity chefs, highlights exceptional culinary destinations, exposes epicurean delicacies, cooking classes, tutored tastings, and special events that brings the world of wine and spirits to local palates.

Perhaps one of the most anticipated features of the festival includes appearances by fan-favourite local and international celebrity chefs, such as food expert Gail Simmons (Top Chef), Australian TV star Curtis Stone (All-Star Academy), culinary heavy-weight Tyler Florence (Great Food Truck Race), famed restaurateur Daniel Boulud (Daniel, Café Boulud), Canadian darling Chuck Hughes (Chuck’s Day Off), multi-talented Roger Mooking (Chopped Canada), Top Chef Canada judge Chef Mark McEwan, award-winning wine personality Mark Oldman, Chopped Canada judge Antonio Park, and libations expert Anthony Giglio (Wine Wise Guy).

Here's FIVE more reasons to visit the 2015 Toronto FOOD & WINE Festival!

1. Curtis Stone, Tyler Florence, Gail Simmons, Chuck Hughes, Roger Mooking, Mark McEwan, Antonio Park and many more will be taking to the stages for demos, talks and workshops throughout the three-day event

2. You’ll be able to sample, sip and savour all the flavours from 130 purveyors of premium products, fine foods and beverages from Ontario, Canada and around the world in the open-air Grand Tasting Pavilion – presented by PC Black Label.

3. For the first time ever, Cochon 555 is bringing its flavour-packed marquee events series to Canada allowing guests to sink their teeth into over 1400 pounds of expertly prepared pork dishes by the hottest chefs including Chuck Hughes, Matty Matheson and more.

4. Expert-level educational workshops welcome legendary masters like Kevin Kent (Knifewear), Tetsuya "Ted" Iizuka (Soba Canada), and Antonio Park (Park Restaurant) to share their knowledge regarding time-held traditions like knife skills and soba noodle making.

5. Canada’s Best New Student Chef will be crowned after an exciting and unique cooking competition called Taste Canada Cooks the Books. Some of the brightest up-and-coming culinary talents from schools across Canada will gather in front of a live audience in the Miele Kitchen to make a dish from a well-known Canadian cookbook, with the author on stage.

Enter my contest now for your chance to win a pair of general admission tickets to the first ever Toronto FOOD & WINE Festival (Twitter: @TOfoodandwine, Facebook: Toronto FOOD & WINE) valued at $72. The tickets will give you and your guest access to the Grand Tasting Pavilion and some celeb chef events!

1) You MUST be following me (@foodieyu) on Twitter
2) Tweet the following sentence, exactly as shown, nothing before or after it: 

Hey @foodieyu I want to WIN a pair of tickets to @TOfoodandwine! #FJCTFW #TFW15

1. For your entry to be valid, you need to tweet the above sentence exactly as shown
2. You may tweet once a day for the duration of the contest. Re-tweeting others do NOT count as a valid entry
3. Contest is tracked by the #FJCTFW hashtag. If you don't see your tweet in the hashtag stream it means there is no entry from you. Read this to find out the possible reasons why your tweets are not showing up

Contest starts on Thursday, August 13 and ends on Thursday, August 20 at 12PM. 
Two lucky winners will be chosen randomly from and I will announce the winner shortly after.

GOOD LUCK!!! ^_^