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A Summer Barbecue with Beretta Farms


By: Alison Silveira

It is said that Toronto has only two seasons: hockey and patio seasons, and both are quite short. Alas, hockey season is long gone, but patio season and the sunny skies are finally here!


I was recently invited to my first barbecue of the summer, which was hosted by Beretta Farms on the rooftop patio of the Burroughes Building. Vibrant gerber daisies added a splash of colour to rustic wooden tables. I took in gorgeous views of the city skyline as I chatted with a friend while sipping on a spicy Walter Caesar cocktail.


A grill master stationed at the barbecue was serving Beretta Farms’ new line of beef, chicken and turkey hot dogs. I dressed them up with the finest gourmet fixings, including zesty aioli and corn. (more…)