The first day of spring means that ramp season is just around the corner. That also means it's almost time for Michael Stadtlander's highly popular Wild Leek festival held at Eigensinn Farm. The chef lineup was just announced and it promises to be a great way for food lovers to welcome spring.
It has never happened before. Despite being the largest city in Canada, (fourth most populous in North America) with a thriving food scene showcasing some of the country's brightest culinary stars, runner-up was the closest a Toronto-based chef had ever come to the top prize at the Gold Medal Plates competition.
The promotional material for Nicolas Billion’s ‘Iceland’ asserts that the play “examines the fallout of the 2008 banking crisis through the chance encounter between three characters…” It does much more than that. In fact, the banking crisis is a mere backdrop to the manipulations and values of the three main characters.