About Us

Tony & Kasey’s Best of Food and Wine Show has been a weekly tradition on Vancouver radio since 1997. Anthony Gismondi and Kasey Wilson have hosted over 1000 shows and are now in their sixth year at CISL 650. The show is broadcast every Thursday evening in prime time from 6 pm - 7 pm on CISL 650. 

Each week, the talented duo entertain, educate and talk food and wine with key personalities both inside and outside of Canada. Kasey and Tony set the table for the weekend pointing you to great wine buys, the best in restaurant dining and all things connected to food, wine and travel. Kasey has travelled to more than 60 countries.

The Best of Food & Wine has broadcast on location from food and wine festivals around North America including New York, Seattle, Sonoma County, Napa Valley, Montreal, Banff, Victoria and the Okanagan Valley. Some of the more prominent guests to have been on the show include Julia Child, Gordon Ramsay, Francis Mallman, Piero Antinori, Anthony Von Mandl, Peter Gago, John Bishop, Rob Feenie, Vikram Vij — the who’s who of Food and Wine.

Executive Producer: Kasey Wilson

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March 16, 2017 with Ezra Cipes and Audrey Surrao

Segment 1 and 2:
Ezra Cipes
CEO – Summerhill Pyramid Winery
Topic: Natural / Vegan Wines

Segment 3:
Audrey Surrao
Co-owner: RauDZ Creative Concepts Ltd
Topic: RauDz is taking over Terrafina Restaurant at Hester Creek Winery

Segment 4:
Vancouver Pie Challenge with Art

Posted 3/16/2017 8:02:00 PM


March 9th, 2017 with Wine Lawyer, Mark Hicken and Vikram Vij

Segment 1:
Mark Hicken
Vintage Law Group
Topic: Update on Wine Sales in BC Stores

Segment 2:
Vikram Vij, chef, author, TV personality
Vij’s / MyShanti
Topic: Curry Battle at MyShanti

Segment 3:
Chris Jentsch from the Vancouver International Wine Fest

Posted 3/9/2017 7:38:00 PM