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THANKSGIVING BANQUET BOX

September 22, 2020

YOU’RE INVITED TO EXPERIENCE THE TASTE OF THE FOOD DISTRICT THIS THANKSGIVING

The Food District and Square One in partnership with Easypeasy! Marketplace, is pleased to announce the Thanksgiving Banquet Box, a new delivered-to-your-door foodie experience for the Thanksgiving weekend.

The curated box will feature a variety of Thanksgiving inspired shareable food dishes, direct from the artisan creators of The Food District. 

DETAILS

ORDERING

The festival experience will run from Friday, October 9th through Sunday, October 11th with pre-orders beginning Wednesday, September 23rd until Sunday, October 4th.

Online-only Pre-orders$164 per box. Wednesday, September 23rd at 9AM – Sunday, October 4th at 8PM.
Earlybird OfferSave $15! $149 per box. Begins Wednesday, September 23rd – Wednesday, September 30th at 8PM. 
Delivery WindowsBetween Friday, October 9th – Sunday, October 11th.

WHAT’S INSIDE

The Thanksgiving Banquet Box will feed 4-6 guests, featuring culinary creations from The Food District food vendors, including The Pie CommissionBlackjack BBQDal Moro’s Fresh PastaMa’s Best Gourmet SoupsMyOlive Premium Olive Oils, and The Macaron Boutique.

Each Box Contains:

+ Large fall equinox salad with mixed greens, toasted pecans, sliced apples, smoked cheddar cheese, dried cranberries, and Carolina mustard vinaigrette 

+ Velvety and creamy butternut squash soup (1 litre) – (GF) (V) (DF) (NF)

+ Stuffing crusted artisanal sourdough bread loaf 

+ Garlic and Italian fig balsamic bread dipping olive oils (60 ml each)

+ Large fresh pasta with basil and pomodoro sauce – (V)

+ Two all-butter pastry turkey pot pies (5” each)

+ Maple smoked baby back ribs with sweet cherry BBQ sauce (half-rack)

+ Apple smoked chicken wings with autumn harvest dry rub (1 lb)

+ Large mashed potatoes, gravy, and side cranberry sauce 

+ Two pumpkin pies and two apple caramel macarons – (GF)

(GF) Gluten-Free | (V) Vegan |  (DF) Dairy Free  | (NF) Nut-Free

PARTNERS

The Food District is here to feed the growing interest in today’s food culture, with a focus on offering local, handmade, and high-quality foods in a setting that embraces both new and old world food emporiums. Spanning 40,000 square feet, The Food District at Square One offers an outstanding array of specialty products as well as a space to meet, explore and share the love of food through tastings, cooking classes, dinner parties, book signings, and other special events.

Easypeasy! Marketplace is a locally curated online food market and experience hub. What was once an initiative born in the wake of the pandemic to provide delivered-to-your-door grocery essentials, has since blossomed into a flourishing food marketplace. Through our development of unique programs, we’ve created new opportunities for food service providers to partner with us and reach their customers in new ways, such as our Toronto Foodie Festival in a Box experience and Ukrainian Foodie Festival.