Written By Guest Writer Events / Places / Victoria Mar 6, 2016 Chefs Help Raise $117,000 for Our Place SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter PinterestThe Hungry Hearts is a unique fundraiser aimed at raising both awareness and funds to Our Place to serve the most vulnerable citizens of Greater Victoria.Six top local chefs used their culinary expertise to see who could create the most popular savoury bite at the Inn at Laurel Point on Saturday February 27th.The community came together to raise over $117,000 with the help of these competing chefs:Jason Clifford – Table 21Dan Cunningham – Truffles CateringBrad Holmes – OloTakashi Ito – Inn at Laurel PointNicolas Waters – Toque CateringMorgan Wilson – Fairmont EmpressThe winner was Chef Takashi from the Laurel Point Inn who created a gourmet Aura Sushi of torched Albacore Tuna, side stride shrimp, soy onion salad and togarashi mayo.Pictured above: Winner Chef Takashi Ito, Aura Restaurant, Inn at Laurel Point (more photos below)—By Sherri Martin SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest Written By: Guest Writer We get many people writing guest articles for us, as well as past contributors. This is the Guest ... Read More You may also like Causes / Events March 28, 2017 10 Questions for Food Activist Arlene Stein Arlene Stein is a Canadian food activist and the executive director and founder of Canada’s largest food symposium, Terroir, which takes place ... Read More Culture / Events March 27, 2017 Celebrating Canadian Gastronomy at Terroir, May 29, 2017 This year marks the 10th annual Terroir Symposium in Toronto, described as “a gathering of dreamers, disruptors and international luminaries in the ... Read More Events / SH March 17, 2017 Summer Dreaming at Linnaea Farm Imagine a tranquil setting, close to nature with spectacular scenery. The air is clean and filled with birdsong and the water tastes sweet. ... Read More Events / Restaurants / Victoria February 24, 2017 Dine Around 2017 Menu Preview Running until March 5, 2017 Victoria’s Dine Around and Stay In Town (bit of a mouthful that) offers eaters a chance to try restaurants that may be ... Read More Events / Restaurants January 2, 2017 Tofino Buzz: January | February 2017 January and February are quieter times to visit the west coast, but you will often be treated to a solid winter storm complete with power outage. The ... Read More Destinations / Events October 22, 2016 Linnaea Farm Launches Dinner Club & 2017 Programs Cortes Island’s venerable Linnaea Farm is staging a series of dinners this winter featuring organic ingredients from the farm, guest speakers ... Read More Comments are closed.