Fridge & Freezer Blog

Friday August 26, 2016

14 Healthy Pack n’ Go Snacks

Let's welcome this Back to School/Work time in the healthiest way possible!

As a nutritionist I always recommend homemade, whole foods before...

Tuesday August 16, 2016

What is Yerba Mate?

Guayakí has pioneered an innovative business model called Market Driven Restoration in which Guayakí serves as a bridge linking consumer purchases of...

Thursday May 28, 2015

Healthy Summer BBQ ideas

The sun is shining, bees are buzzing, and flowers are in full bloom; the warm weather has once again graced us with its presence, and we can’t get...

“Canada has three oceans which have given us safe, wild seafood sources for millennia. It is high time we celebrate that fact and raise awareness...

Springbrook Cranberry Farm is a family owned operation in New Brunswick. They have supplied The Big Carrot with juice as well as fresh and dried...

Friday February 27, 2015

The Big Carrot Milk Buying Guide

Got Milk? We sure do and now we have a great Milk Buying Guide too!

There are many divided opinions about the benefits of milk from ruminant animals...

Thursday February 26, 2015

Introducing Localize

Launching March 1st - Localize: an exciting new way to find local products and support local businesses at The Big Carrot.

Long before the rise of...

The Ontario Natural Food Co-op (ONFC) is a co-operative celebrating its 39th year in operation.  It has a long history within the organic, natural and...

The Portlandia “Is it local?” sketch poked fun at our growing desire to know all we can about the foods we eat. In an effort to simplify your shopping...

Tuesday June 24, 2014

Glorious Ghee

Don’t you just love when foods that feel like an indulgence are actually super healthy? My favourite new decadent health food is ghee. Read on for all...

Thursday April 27, 2017

Protein Rich Crispy Squares

Perfect on the go Protein Rich Crispy Squares.

Tuesday February 28, 2017

The 100% Canadian Maple Sap Smoothie

All three ingredients are available from Canadian sources.

Tuesday January 31, 2017

Heart Healthy Hot Chocolate

A cup of quality hot cocoa can do wonders.

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Our hours of operation Juice Bar Winter Hours
Monday-Friday 9:00-9:00
Saturday 9:00-8:00
Sunday 10:00-6:00
Monday-Friday 8:30-6:30
Saturday 9:00-6:00
Sunday 10:00-6:00

Closed Monday May 22 for Victoria Day

Give us a call 416-466-2129

The Big Carrot is located in the Carrot Common, 348 Danforth Ave. 3 Blocks east of Broadview Ave. or 1 block west of the Chester subway.

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Metered Parking is available on Danforth Ave. and in the Carrot Common parking lot.