Monday, March 13th, 2017

Food Notes for March 13, 2017

I’m heading to Montreal for a conference soon, so a heads up that there will be no Food Notes next week. I’m looking forward to some poutine and smoked meat sandwiches! On to this week’s food notes: A reminder that Seedy Sunday takes place on March 19, 2017, at the Central Lions Seniors Centre. Expect […]

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

Food Notes for March 6, 2017

Don’t let the cold weather get you down! There are plenty of new restaurants to try, and ever festival city, lots of events to get you out of the house! On to this week’s food notes: The menus from this year’s Downtown Dining Week, which runs March 10 – 19, 2017, are now up, and […]

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Food Notes for February 27, 2017

Hops & Whisky, a craft beer and whisky tasting, is an event that will be raising funds for The Pride Centre on March 2, 2017. Tickets are $80 and up. NAIT is hosting a dinner paired with different Blindman Beers on March 4, 2017. The five course dinner costs for $95 per person. Voting for […]

Monday, February 20th, 2017

Food Notes for February 20, 2017

It sure was nice to have an extra day off from work this weekend – I hope you made the most of it too! On to this week’s food notes: FEAST: Recipes & Stories from a Canadian Road Trip is a new book by Lindsay Anderson and Dana Vanveller that spawned from an epic five […]

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Food Notes for February 13, 2017

Who doesn’t love a good deal? Look no further than to UberEats, who is offering some great dollar deals from February 13-19, 2017. If you’re still looking for a Valentine’s Day reservation – tickets for the Honest Dumplings and Prairie Pigeon pop-up at the Chvrch of John are still available. Food4Good is hosting a fruit […]

Monday, February 6th, 2017

Food Notes for February 6, 2017

Custom treats by Donut Pals will be available at Malt and Mortar from 10am-4pm for your sweetheart on February 14, 2017. Missed the Honest Dumplings and Prairie Pigeon pop-up at The Chvrch of John last week? Well you’re in luck – the pair are joining forces again for Valentine’s Day! 2 seatings of dumplings and […]

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Food Notes for January 23, 2017

Food4Good is hosting two events this week: an affordable Fruit & Veggie Market on January 24, 2017 from 11am-4pm (where nothing is priced over $3), and a collective kitchen on January 27, 2017. Both events take place at the Britannia Youngstown Community League. Vegan food truck Sailin’ On is popping up at Earth’s General Store […]

Monday, January 16th, 2017

Food Notes for January 16, 2017

The Marc hopes to transport you to Alsace with three-course dinners from January 12-21, 2017. The meal costs $49. The first Passion for Pork Swine and Dine dinner takes place at The Common on January 17, 2017. The four-course meal is just $30. Local Public Eatery’s downtown location opened last week at 11228 Jasper Avenue. […]

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Food Notes for January 9, 2017

Nipsis Cafe, located outside of Edmonton in Maskwacis, hosts a monthly supper club. Their first dinner in 2017 is this Friday, January 13, from 5-9pm. The 3-course meal costs $30. The potluck celebration of life for Gail Hall is scheduled for January 14, from 5-9pm; guests should RSVP through Eventbrite. Related, a lovely illustration of […]

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

Food Notes for January 2, 2017

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a restful holiday and a great start to 2017. On to the first food notes for the year: This year’s Deep Freeze runs January 14-15, 2017. A new aspect of the festival is a tourtiere baking contest. Entries will be accepted until January 12. Ice on Whyte […]