A giant Garlic Festival takes place in Toronto this weekend (VIDEO)

Sep 11 2019, 7:25 am

It might be called ‘the stinking rose,’ but this plant is far from just a smelly sidekick.

Garlic is a household staple; it’s what gives food a delicious aroma, crave-ability, and bite.

And next month, The Toronto Garlic Festival celebrates this year’s local harvest and all its goodness.

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Toronto Garlic Festival

The annual event has Ontario farmers and local chefs getting together to cook with garlic, and visitors can taste deliciousĀ garlic-themed dishes prepared by chefs and paired with Ontario wine and craft beer.

Admission is $5, while kids under 12 get in for free.

Toronto Garlic Festival

The festival includes live music, film screenings, talks and demos, free garlic shots, and the Garlic Breath Contest.

Just don’t forget to bring mints!

Toronto Garlic Festival

Where: Artscape Wychwood Barns – 601 Christie St
When: September 15 from 9 am to 5 pm

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