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Gatsby Garden Party + Chocolate, Of Course!

As a blogger who uses chocolate as a common element in all of my posts, I like it when events involve chocolate! Recall those “naked” Baci chocolates I showed you in my last post, “Foodie Moments on Italian National Day at Casa Loma”?

Last month my family and I attended the Gatsby Garden Party at the Spadina Museum. It was a very hot, sunny day. Given the heat, we moved very slowly and sat in the shade which allowed us to admire the fabulous costumes worn by attendees.
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A Chocolate Tour That’s More than a Chocolate Bite

Recently I took advantage of a Groupon to attend a chocolate tour of Toronto with my BFF.  The tour was offered by Best Tours.  The itinerary showed six places that we would visit around the King and Queen Street West area near Bathurst Street.

When the tour started, we learned that they no longer go to SOMA chocolatemaker.  I wasn’t overly disappointed, as I have been there before.  If you haven’t been there though, you need to stop in to try their chocolates.  It is just steps away from the starting point of the tour.

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