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Michelin-starred chefs Oliver Glowig and Domenico Iavarone host signature
truffle event at TOCA restaurant

TORONTO, ON – November 11, 2014 – This November, Chef Oliver Glowig welcomes fellow Michelin-starred chef Domenico Iavarone of Rome, Italy as they bring the aromatic flavours of truffles to Toronto during Truffle Week at TOCA restaurant.

From November 24th – 29th, TOCA will celebrate one of the world’s most sought after ingredients, with a special tasting menu that features truffle varietals such as the Alba and Burgundy truffle.

The week will culminate on November 28th with a signature event hosted by Chefs Glowig and Iavarone. This exclusive evening will feature a 7-course dinner with a selection of Italian wines expertly paired by TOCA’s Wine Director, Taylor Thompson.

Highlights of the menu include:

  • Tartare di Manzo con Acciughe e Burrata featuring Wellington county beef tartar, anchovy, fresh burrata and Alba white truffle; 

  • Gnocchi di Patate, Spuma di Fegato Grasso d’oca e Tartufo Bianco - potato gnocchi, Quebec foie gras mousse, and white truffle; 

  • Bignè con Gianduia e Castagne, Composta di Zucca e Tartufo Nero with hazelnut-chesnut mousse, beignet shell, pumpkin compote and Burgundy black truffle.

For more information or to make a reservation, call TOCA at 416-572-8008 or visit www.tocarestaurant.com.