Category archives for: Hamilton

Hamilton, CAN: Sew Hungry – The Town That Ate Everything

Pieter deJonge of the Meatball Shoppe encourages Hamilton to come out and try the meatball poutine at #SewHungry. (Lisa Polewski/CBC)

Thousands of people are heading to Hamilton’s Ottawa Street to eat at one of dozens of food trucks and curbside restaurant spots.

Hamilton, ONT: Hamilton’s Gorilla Cheese is Bound for TV Stardom [video]

GORILLA CHEESE truck operated by Graeme Smith, left, and Scott Austin, right. John Rennison/The Hamilton Spectator

Gorilla Cheese received 4,127 votes.

Hamilton, ONT: A Food Rally on Forty Wheels

trucks35434.JPG Robin Hallam sampled deli food from Caplansky's truck at Friday's food truck rally on Ottawa Street. Ron Albertson/The Hamilton Spectator

Sew Hungry was a rally of 10 food trucks from around southern Ontario

Kimchi on Wheels: Food Truck Trend Gears Up in Canada

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Just as the craze is beginning to wane in the United States, the food-truck trend is revving up in Canada.

Hamilton, ONT: Food Truck Fever

Graeme Smith, left, and Scott Austin are launching their Gorilla Cheese food truck in Hamilton this summer. GLENN LOWSON FOR THE TORONTO STAR

This feisty city of 500,000 is poised to welcome two trailblazing food trucks dishing out gourmet cupcakes and grilled cheese sandwiches.

Hamilton, Ont: Comfort Food by the Truckload

cheese Graeme Smith, left, and Scott Austin of Gorilla Cheese: Twitter and facebook your way to a gourmet comfort-food experience. Gary Yokoyama/The Hamilton Spectator

Graeme Smith got a perfect score on the restaurant mockup project when he was studying at Hamilton’s Liaison College.