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86d Mondays Cinnamon Bun Battle at the Drake Hotel

February 5, 2013


Now that the year was starting to to feel normal,  I am back to my usual routine.  That routine included  keeping an eye on the delightful treats I get when I go to 86’d Mondays with Ivy Knight at the Drake Hotel.  It seemed to me that there were a lot of foodies attending last […]

Chef Michael Stadtländer at 86’d Mondays at the Drake Hotel

May 8, 2012


This past Monday night, renowned chef and pioneer of locally, sustainable food, Michael Stadtländer, came down south to downtown Toronto, to speak of the Canadian Chefs’ Congress.  The main highlight of the night’s 86’d Mondays at the Drake Hotel, true to form, Chef Stadtländer inspired the big throng of foodies who attended the event as […]

Guacamole Battle, 86d Mondays at the Drake Hotel

May 1, 2012


Last night I was back at the Drake Hotel, eagerly anticipating the night’s guacamole battle.  This should be interesting as I am with my partner-in-crime, EyeCandyTO food stylist Abraham Wornovitzky.  Being Mexican, I know I would have a good crash course on what is a good guacamole from him. As we were waiting for the […]

Khao San Road and 86’d Mondays Bread and Butter Battle

March 20, 2012


Khao San Road piqued my interest for a while now.  For a several weeks now, it has been consistently been on Urbanspoon’s Talk of the Town Top 10.  This week I finally made it to this very popular Thai restaurant with my friend and food stylist, Abe Wornovitzky. He once told me about this place […]

Taco Night Market, 86’d at the Drake Hotel

February 15, 2012


Going to 86’d Mondays at the Drake Hotel is becoming a regular indulgence.  This past Monday featured a wicked variety of tacos and premium tequila tasting.  Sweetening the event even further, free beers were also handed out as it was the Drake Hotel’s 8th birthday.  Now with this promise of a good time, how could […]

Popup Sandwiches, 86’d Mondays at the Drake Hotel

January 24, 2012


Countless times I see how people would talk about the day after of 86’d Mondays.  I often wondered about it and never had the opportunity to go and check it out until this year.  I most often than not have a photography class or workshop that is almost always scheduled on a Monday.  86’d Mondays […]