Our Stories

3 Chefs go to Market for Food Day Canada

3 Chefs go to Market for Food Day Canada

Food Day Canada is very special not only to The Bauer Kitchen but to the entire Charcoal Group Family. As the Wideman's say, "it's not a trend for us, it's just the way we do business" – we have always believed in supporting local by buying where possible and we have done so for 60 years. Food Day Canada is a chance to honour our Ontario farmers, fishers, foodies, and researchers. This is the 1st year we will be participating and the menu that Chef Clarmo has crafted has captured an essence of Canadian Cusine that is very thrilling and very local-inspired. So...

Read More

How to win a Cold Booze Competition

How to win a Cold Booze Competition

(Print Recipe Card)

The Bauer Bakery may be one of Midtown’s hidden gems, but it sure knows how to make a big splash in the GTA cocktail scene. Early last week during the Cold Booze competition held by Propeller Coffee Co. in Toronto, ON, ten established cafés from across western and southern Ontario gathered to showcase their variations of a "cold booze" cocktail using Propeller’s Cold Brew as inspiration. The Bauer Bakery & Café was one of the contenders, so I caught up with Ginny Pintur, half of the Bauer team who crafted The Boozy Bauer cocktail, to...

Read More

Baker's Beer Tasting Celebration

Baker's Beer Tasting Celebration

Baker's Beer Tasting Celebration came together when we realized that Jay Baker, Baker the Freeloader from FM 96 in London, Ontario, was a huge beer enthusiast and used to write a beer blog. We decided that we could partner up and help expose more people to awesome craft beer scene and the great culinary team at Beertown London – what better way to get people talking then, to pair beer and food?! Bakers Beertown Blog was born and the first event came together. 

The event was a fantastic collaboration of delicious craft beers from Forked River Brewing CompanyAnderson's Craft...

Read More

Partners in
Wine

Read the story behind Charcoal Group's newly crafted Signature Wines.

The Final
Tasting

Part Two to the Partners in Wine signature wines series.

Designing the Labels

Read about the process behind designing the labels for the new signatures wines.

Phase 2

Six Sommeliers and an Aspiring Wine Drinker Walk Into a Vineyard...

Our Restaurants

Reservations

Online reservations are set up for your convenience – but humans are still better.

If you don’t see your reservation time available please give the restaurant a call. We will have a second look and do our absolute best to fit you in.



Reserve a Table