Author Archives: Chuck Ortiz
By Chuck Ortiz | Published: January 10, 2013
I want to start off 2013 by thanking everyone that played a part in the success we had in 2012.
By Chuck Ortiz | Published: November 30, 2012
I’m sure you are dying to see what the next issue looks like. Well, here’s another little teaser for you.
By Chuck Ortiz | Published: November 22, 2012
Photo by Marco Scozzaro Here’s a look at the cover of our 3rd issue featuring New York’s very own Andrew Carmellini. A preview of the issue, along with pre-order info will be up shortly.
By Chuck Ortiz | Published: October 4, 2012
A conversation with Erica Shea and Stephen Valand of Brooklyn Brew Shop.
By Chuck Ortiz | Published: August 1, 2012
If you haven’t heard of Smorgasburg, let us fill you in.
By Chuck Ortiz | Published: June 12, 2012
Toronto, one of the most multi-cultural cities in the world has every taste imaginable at your reach, yet some cultures fail to reach the masses. Filipino cuisine is one of them, but two 2nd generation Filipinos have recently taken it upon themselves to change all that.
By Chuck Ortiz | Published: March 12, 2012
A bit of nostalgia served up at Le Gros Jambon where comfort food is done right. Video by Xavier Girard Lachaîne
By Chuck Ortiz | Published: March 5, 2012
We’re always working hard here at Acquired Taste Magazine to bring you original content, but very often we’ll come across a photograph, video or a post somewhere else online that we love and this usually serves as a catalyst for our own content. We want to be able to share our inspiration with you so [...]
By Chuck Ortiz | Published: February 9, 2012
ACQTASTE was recently invited to attend the 1st Annual Bowmore Cocktail Competition at Parts and Labour in Toronto. With a long list of top notch bartenders competing and a grand prize trip to Scotland, it was sure to be quite a battle. Here are some photos from that night.
By Chuck Ortiz | Published: February 4, 2012
In case you haven’t already heard the news, we have officially launched ACQTASTE Issue Two. Most of our stockists have copies in stock and some are still awaiting their shipment. Check with a stockist near you to see if you can get your hands on a copy!