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AwesTRUCK 2012 - Food truck awards/event/party -Sept 9

Trucks will plug in to the Brick Works power supply which is supplied through bullfrog power. Both the Brick Works and the AwesTRUCK organizers are committed to making the event as green as we possibly can.

Aug 08, 2012
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Kaffir Limes

sadly i went to the Sunny Market at Don Mills and they didn't have any kaffir limes. which one did you find them at?

On an unrelated note: the shrimp at the foxley sounds awesome!

May 01, 2012
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Kaffir Limes

Thanks for the tip! will have to check it out and post my findings!

Apr 27, 2012
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Kaffir Limes

I'm pretty well stocked with lime leaves, it's the fruit i'm looking for.

Apr 26, 2012
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Kaffir Limes

Just got back from Vientiane Trading Co. and they won't have any kaffir limes in stock until July so I was wondering if anyone knew any place I could snag some in the meantime?

Apr 25, 2012
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

betel leaf

Gerrard and Broadview? I've looked through the supermarkets along gerrard and couldn't find it. Or at least nothing that looked like it.

Jan 03, 2012
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

betel leaf

I haven't checked Dundas/Spadina but will have a look. Perhaps a trip to T & T is in order as well.

Jan 02, 2012
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

betel leaf

i'm looking for fresh betel leaves (la lot in vietnamese) for a vietnamese beef recipe. checked broadview chinatown and they don't have any. Anyone seen the leaf anywhere in the city?

Dec 28, 2011
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Black Hoof Cafe

you could tell they were flavourless by just looking at them? ;o)

Feb 03, 2010
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Double Zero Flour for Pasta Making

Thanks, that's good to know since i'm down their a fair bit.

Feb 02, 2010
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Double Zero Flour for Pasta Making

Went and picked up the flour from Meat on the Beach. How did I not know about this little gem of a place? Looking forward to going back. Thanks for the tip!

Feb 01, 2010
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Double Zero Flour for Pasta Making

Thanks guys. Do you guys know if there are any spots around the danforth or leslieville where i could grab some? I'm guessing there might be a shop on college that might have some. Can anyone confirm that?

Jan 29, 2010
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

2010 closings

Not sure if this was mentioned in 2009's post (and if so i apologize) but i think Deep Blue Fish & Chips is gone.

Jan 29, 2010
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Double Zero Flour for Pasta Making

After a quick scan of this board, I couldn't find any posts that matched my search. I was wondering if anyone knew of any places that sell 00 grade flour for pasta making.

Jan 29, 2010
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Delivery places in Bloor West Village

My apologies, I heard somewhere you were affiliated. I'll fact check a little harder next time.

Jan 29, 2010
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Local Kitchen & Wine Bar

wouldn't be in too much of a rush. I spoke with the proprietors today and they're still waiting on the liquor license thanks to the city workers' strike. They inform me that they're hoping to be open by the end of the month. That said, last night and tonight they're having an invite only food and wine pairing (hence the paper off the windows) that you may be able to crash if they have any space left. give the number on the website a call to find out.

Aug 06, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Authentic Thai food in downtown Toronto?

Sukhothai is now open Monday to Saturday.

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Sukhothai
274 Parliament St, Toronto, ON M5A, CA

May 07, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Best Thai Restos in Toronto...

Thai 4 You, Simply Thai Cuisine, and Thai Queen are all decent choices west of Keele and east of Islington.

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Simply Thai Cuisine
2253 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M6S1N8, CA

Thai 4 You
1675 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M6P1A6, CA

Thai Queen
3058 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M8X1C4, CA

May 07, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

So I went to Caplansky's finally

Just spoke with Zane and his new place will be at 356 college street in the former home of the Rosio Bakery Cafe. And more good news: It'll have a patio and it's licensed!

May 07, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

German Restaurant in TO?

Second the musket! Food is top notch tedesco comfort food: huge smoked pork hock is my fave! The schnitzel is really good too.

Apr 10, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Ed's Real Scoop Opening in Leslieville

Had the Mercury Espresso flavour...fantastic coffee flavour without being overly sweet. Ed went to Mercury and asked them for 32 oz of espresso for his ice cream and they said he could have it for free as long as he put Mercury in the name. Great community spirit. The Guinness ice cream is as good as Greg's stout ever was. On the whole as good if not better (since I live a couple blocks west in Riverside) than Greg's.

Apr 02, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

So I went to Caplansky's finally

here we go again. I would love it if all the close-minded Monarch haters would just avoid the place rather than complain about it CONSTANTLY and let the rest of us just get on with enjoying our meal in a fun, unpretentious evironment.

Mar 31, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Weezies, Swan, Allens...

I've got to agree with you on the service at Allen's. The burger is good but I've never understood the raves and the only thing I can really point to for my middling assessment of it is a result of the underwhelming service. I like the burger at the Swan and haven't had Weezie's yet but I'm definitely curious considering the efflusive praise being heaped on it via this board.

Mar 27, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Spicy Beef Noddle Soup

Is the noodle soup under discussion here the same or similar to Taiwanese Xin Ming Noodle soup? I lived in Chung Li for a summer an fell in love with this dish and would LOVE to find a place in the city that serves it or something similar.

http://travel-taoyuan.tycg.gov.tw/e_c...

Mar 27, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Chinese Bakery at Broadview & Gerrard

Tung Hing has two locations. One on Broadview just south of Gerrard and one on Gerrard just east of Broadview. There's also Miao Ke Hong Bakery just south of Tung Hing. Both are good. I really enjoy the "big" steamed bun at Tung Hing. Otherwise the fare is interchangeable. Both offer decent, "utility" chinese buns.

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Tung Hing
349 Broadview Ave, Toronto, ON M4M, CA

Tung Hing
674 Gerrard St E, Toronto, ON M4M, CA

Miao Ke Hong Bakery
345 Broadview Ave, Toronto, ON M4M, CA

Mar 13, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Choose one of three for me...

agreed. the combo meal at Caplansky's (with poutine, natch) and a black cherry soda'll pretty much put you down for the count but what a tasty way to go...

Mar 11, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Khao Soi Noodles

Have to agree with PP. The owners are gracious and welcoming and the food is top-shelf. going back this weekend for a khao soi fix.

Mar 10, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Queen East Resto

Pic Nic isn't bad. or Table 17.

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Table 17
782 Queen St. East, Toronto, ON M4M 1H4, CA

PicNic
747 Queen St E, Toronto, ON M4M, CA

Mar 05, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

japanese grocery

J-town is definitely worth the trip and always fun to combine with a visit to Pacific Mall. Great way to spend the day...

Mar 03, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Where is the AYCE Dim Sum in Toronto?

links.

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Yung Sing Pastry
22 Baldwin St, Toronto, ON M5T, CA

Kim Moon Bakery
438 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON M5T, CA

Yiu Wah
421 Dundas W, Toronto, ON M5T1G6, CA

Mar 03, 2009
yoyodyne in Ontario (inc. Toronto)