Author Archives: Jason Finestone

About Jason Finestone

A Toronto based food fiend and travel nut with a lust for all things tasty. If his liver can process it (somewhat) then he’s likely game to give it a go. His wanderlust spirit has taken him all over the globe, living in 6 different countries from Canada to the US, South Korea to Europe. Along the way he’s developed a propensity for irreverent parlance and inhibition-less adventure. “If meat is king then dumplings are queen — I am a prince of noodle soups and a duke of hard drink — street food is life.”

The Hawksworth Young Chef Scholarship

The Hawksworth Young Chef Scholarship (HYCS) has completed its regional heats and is preparing for the final competition in Vancouver on September 28th. Founded by renowned Vancouver Chef David Hawksworth as a way of inspiring young Canadian cooks to test…

Our Favourite Moments From Digital Dreams 2014

Digital Dreams – like most large, drug addled, hot summer festivals – didn’t go off without a hitch, but it was pretty damn close. Ontario Place provided the ideal, airy, mobile friendly environment for the two day EDM festival that took place…

Make Your Own Booze Like A Real Bootlegger

Listen up, y’all: We know that the LCBO and Beer Store have a veritable monopoly on our access to hooch, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t methods to sidestep the retail goliaths. It may take a few weeks or months…