Gourmet Food & Wine Expo and VIP Giveaway

It’s November.  That grim month between beautiful sunny October and snowy holiday filled December. It’s cold, it gets dark early, the trees are barren and your Hallowe’en stash is getting stale.  To help get us through this dreariest of months, we need something to look forward to.  And what better than gourmet food and wine???  Not much if you ask us.

November 14-17th is the 19th annual Gourmet Food & Wine Expo at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and we want you to join us as VIPs!


With over 1,500 beers, wines and spirits to sample, it’s a good thing the Expo is also home to some incredible international cuisine.  Sample tickets must be purchased, but the Expo also features several free events, including cooking demonstrations by celebrity and local chefs and artisanal cheese tasting seminars.  In my experience, pours tend to get increasingly generous as the evening goes on and if you make friends with the right people, those sample tickets can go a long way :)

We’ve been attending this delicious event for several years, but vowed, after arriving on a Friday evening last year to discover a three hour line up, that this year we’d find a better way.  And thanks to Product Magazine we have.   Continue reading


This blog aims to celebrate the awesome, the unique, the creative, the positive, and the beautiful that surrounds us. It is also very much an ode to our beloved city; no matter how far we travel and and yearn to run away and rave about cities like San Francisco and Buenos Aires, Toronto is home and number one in our hearts.

While reading the Editor’s Letter in Issue 7 of PRODUCT magazine written by Editor-in-Chief and self-titled “Cultural Curator” Kyle Kofsky it became very evident that PRODUCT and For the Love of Awesome are clearly in pursuit of similar goals. Kyle describes the magazine’s mission as profiling the lives of Torontonians who have found success while choosing to live positively and to better their own lives and the lives of those around them, whatever their backgrounds and pursuits.


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