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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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • Nonna’s 12 Days of Christmas

    Buon Natale a tutti! We hope you all enjoy the holidays, filled with the love of family and friends (and a traditional Italian treat or two) To make sure we continue our beloved traditions, we’ve created this “Nonna” version of the 12 days of Christmas. We hope you enjoy it and feel free to check […]

  • World Pasta Day Photo Contest

    World Pasta Day Photo Contest

    We celebrate pasta almost everyday of the year, but we still get very excited when summer gives way to fall and we can see World Pasta Day coming up. This day was born in the World Pasta Congress held in Rome on October 25th 1995, and  since then it has been celebrated all around the World […]

  • 3 Days – 2 Awards – 1 Great SIAL Event!

    coffee cup sial 2013 winner

    From April 30th to May 2nd the 2013 edition of SIAL Canada was held at  the Direct Energy Centre in Toronto. SIAL Canada belongs to the SIAL Group network with 5 shows across the world, Paris, Shanghai, Sao Paolo, Abu Dhabi and Montreal/Toronto. It is a truly global event that has become a benchmark for  the […]

  • Panning for Gold in a bag of Loacker

    If you have ever tasted any of Loacker wafers, you know they take great strides to deliver the tastiest and lightest wafer cookies on the market. Every single bite is a testament to their commitment to quality! That is the Loacker we know and love, always striving towards excellence, and why we always get excited […]

  • Easter Traditions ~ keep them alive!

    With Easter week upon us we’d like to wish all of our friends, followers, fans, suppliers, customers and employees a very Happy Easter with 2 classic recipes, and traditional treats that we all remember, know and love.  What do you call these Easter bella’s….Pane di Pasqua? or Guti, Sguta, Cuddrura, Cuzzupe, Cuculi or something else??? […]