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.”

How The Food Truck By-Laws Are Working So Far

It’s been just over a month since Toronto’s new food truck bylaws came into effect mid-May. For many, the amended regulations, including the lifted moratorium on vending in downtown and the availability of more permits, was overshadowed by the “50…

The Stop’s Annual Night Market Was A Foodie’s Delight

The Stop Night Market’s third year started and finished with resounding success – another swift sellout, months in advance, plus massive anticipation leading up to the two-day edible extravaganza. And while it wasn’t all smooth sailing as the event kicked…

Craft Beer For $2? Then Grab A Craft Beer Passport!

Beer week is upon us, Ontario, though there’s no need to confine oneself to this week for all your craft consumables. Craft Beer Passport is a new program that all local beer lovers should note. On sale now online and…

The Best Places To Buy Craft Beer… Other Than The LCBO

Toronto’s craft beer scene has been elevated to such a degree that calling the average consumer of craft suds a connoisseur might not be a stretch. Nano breweries and brewpubs are popping up all across the city, though the aim…