Skip to Content

TOCA at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto introduces interactive monthly tasting event 

TORONTO, ON – December 3, 2015 - Sharing its passion for artisanal cheeses, TOCA at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto is pleased to introduce an exclusive event series centered around its popular Cheese Cave. Starting December 5th, the hotel’s signature restaurant will host monthly events to showcase both local and international cheese producers.

Led by Head Chef, Jitin Gaba, General Manager, Peter Muir and resident Sommelier, Lorie O’Sullivan, the TOCA Cheese Cave Event Series will take place once a month and will feature a different theme with unique pairings. Highlights include cheddar and beer, fondue and scotch and soft cheeses with champagne. Guests will learn how to taste cheese and identify flavour profiles, and will be given tips for entertaining at home and more.

Scheduled dates for the series include:

Canada’s Award-Winning Cheese Tasting Experience ($45)
Saturday, Dec. 5 at 3p.m. to 4:30p.m.

Local cheese producers are highlighted, paired with a selection of local and international wines.

Winter Retreat Cheese Tasting Experience ($45)
Saturday, Jan. 9 at 3p.m. to 4:30p.m.

Get cozy and explore cheese pairings that will warm you up including cheese fondue with scotch and much more.

Soft and Bubbly Cheese Tasting Experience ($45)
Saturday, Feb. 6 at 3p.m. to 4:30p.m

Indulge in a selection of soft cheeses and romantic champagnes and sparkling wines.

International Cheese & Craft Beer Tasting Experience ($45)
Saturday, March. 5 at 3p.m. to 4:30p.m

Experience international cheeses paired with craft beer selections.

To reserve, guests can email or call 416.572.8008. Additional event dates to be announced. Please visit for more information.

To view and download images of TOCA’s cheese adventures please follow this link, TOCA Cheese Cave Event Series.