CRFA 2009 What is the CRFA event? In an effort to leverage the attributes of both the Canadian Food & Beverage Show and HostEX from previous years, The Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices Association has created a large buying forum for the food and hospitality industry. Here are some of my highlights from the show today.

Labbri Lip Treatment

The frigid Toronto winter may be coming to an end but the need to take care of our lips doesn’t. LABBRI Lip Treatment is a new secret weapon that I stumbled upon..

Harlem Restaurant

67 Richmond Street East, Toronto ON 416-368-1920www.harlemrestaurant.comMapApprox $25 per person Local Food? some local ingredientsLocal Wine/Beer? small selection LunchMon to Sun: 11am to 3pmDinnerMon to Thu: 5pm to 11pmFri & Sat: 5pm to 12amSun: 5pm to 11pmReservations recommended Harlem restaurant is a secret better shared than kept. Not just because there aren’t enough Cajun and… 

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Winterlicious ’09 – Rosewater Supper Club Due to immense popularity and the state of the economy, the prix fixe festival has been extended by another two weeks (Feb 28th). If you’re following twitter or other online communities, you’ll notice that there is a divide between those who are enjoying the festival, and those who criticize it even before giving it… 

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