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    Purchase the Summer Pantry Essentials Box available online now only $60.00

    Did you know that June is Italian Heritage Month, a celebration of all things Italian in Canada!? The perfect time to not only tell you about all that will be happening  around town, but to also make you another great promotional offer as we happily continue our 60th anniversary celebrations! First of all congratulations to all […]

  • Aurora 60 Years in the Making!

    Humble Beginnings. 60 years ago, Aurora founder Nunzio Tumino was 28 years old and looking into an investment that would secure his future. A small grocery store was for sale at 713 the Queensway and he and his wife had just enough saved to take the plunge.The deal closed on April 25th and the store opened […]

  • The Modern Ancients

    Last year, we introduced our elegant and healthy line of organic Allessia Zuppa’s, Risotto’s and Polenta with such success we eagerly continued our work towards expanding the line. Since we find that no matter how modern our world becomes, we can only benefit by pulling morsels of wisdom from the past, we are happy to introduce Allessia’s new line […]

  • Pasta Tips for #WorldPastaDay on October 25th

    aurora importing pasta

    Celebration plans are underway for World Pasta Day on October 25th. In my house, we might try out a new pasta recipe (Pirro Filei Calaberse Piccante maybe?) or a new sauce (I’ve had my eye on Agromonte Cherry Tomato Sauce). Part of the joy of pasta is that cooking happens fast: boil for 10-12 minutes, […]

    Posted under How To | October 20, 2014
  • Fire up the grill with Aurora’s gourmet BBQ box for Dad


    You have to admit— nothing says summer like a barbecue in the backyard on a warm night. Imagine the smell of burgers on the grill, the sound of kids playing in the yard, and the clink of ice cubes in a glass— yes, it’s finally that time of year again. For the dad who loves […]

  • Introducing the Aurora Online Store

    Aurora Online Store

    We are very excited to announce that we have launched the official Aurora Online Store! The Aurora Online Store has been created to help Italian food lovers across Canada and the United States find the best quality products. Getting your favourite Italian goodies delivered home is now easier than ever, and you can use your […]

  • GMO, What To Know

    In today’s modern world, it has become necessary to question the quality of our food supply to the extent that it has become quite confusing. The need to classify foods into the categories of “organic” and “conventionally grown” is a sign of the times, and a source of contention for many. While buying organic carries an […]

  • Warm up on Twitter with Allessia Zuppa

    zuppa contest

    This winter seems to be especially cold, and we still have a few more weeks to go before we can enjoy the first rays of spring. So it looks like we couldn’t have chosen a better year to launch the new line of Allessia zuppas, risottos and polenta, right? These boxes contain not only the […]