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Expanding minds with discussions, classes and demos. Check out our upcoming events for 2022 below.

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Coffee Tasting with Rufino

October 15, 2022

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12:00 PM

Royal Cinema, College Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

Increase your coffee appreciation as you sip your way through Rufino Espresso’s amazing blends. Learn about sustainable growing and roasting practices and how terroir affects the flavour profile. Presented as part of the pre-show food service at “Shade Grown Coffee” with “Pie in the Puss” screening. Free to all screening guests.

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Patty vs Patty

October 14, 2022

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7:00 PM

Royal Cinema, College Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

After the opening night screening of “Local Shorts”, join Patty vs Patty director Chris Strikes and gourmet patty chef Opal Rowe as they reflect upon the patty wars and the effect that Jamaican cuisine has had upon Toronto.

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Rise and Kopi - A Guide to Singaporean Coffee

October 16, 2022

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11:00 AM

Kiss My Pans, College Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

Join us for an intimate Sunday Singaporean breakfast with a Kopi demonstration. The butter-roasted coffee made from aromatic Robusta beans will be paired with a Singaporean-style breakfast.

Whether served hot or cold, kopi is recognized as culturally significant and part of the everyday diet and lifestyle of many Singaporeans. The coffee is distinct from other types of coffee due to its roasting process and preparation technique.

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Opening Night Wine Tasting

October 14, 2022

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4:30 PM

Bottega Volo, College Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

Join us for an hour of guided wine tasting for Toronto Food Film Fest’s opening night in the cozy little backyard patio of Bottega Volo in Toronto’s Little Italy. Our wine experts from Bottega Volo will lead you through this curated tasting of four pre-selected wines (5oz each) along with food pairings to complement the wines.

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Cake It Til You Make It - Decorating Cakes into Everyday Objects

October 15, 2022

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3:00 PM

Kiss My Pans, College Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

Learn from a home-grown pro and inspire your creativity to turn cake into real life objects! Toronto’s own April Julian from Netflix’s hit show “Is it Cake?” will showcase her skills and techniques to combine food and art into beautiful masterpieces.

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Journey Through the World of Craft Sake

October 16, 2022

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3:00 PM

Kiss My Pans, College Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

Join sake sommelier, Michael Tremblay and author Nancy Matsumoto as they guide you through a tasting of craft sake. Drawing from their newly released book “Exploring the World of Japanese Craft Sake”, you’ll learn how to pick out tasting notes based on the region of the distilleries and their specific processes. Sake samples are curated with delicious cheeses to showcase the versatility of this ancient beverage.

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Supper Club

October 15, 2022

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6:00 PM

Kiss My Pans, College Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

Expand your taste buds at our Saturday Night Supper Club with guided tasting of diverse craft beers paired with home style cooking. Dynamic duo, beverage expert, Ren Navarro (Beer.Diversity), and food culturalist, Ryan Hinkson (Eat Famous) is ready to share stories around our vast beverage landscape, comfort food and family style dining.