Monday, December 11th, 2017

Food Notes for December 11, 2017

Help Otto celebrate their 1 year anniversary on December 12, 2017! They’ll have specials on all night and 10% off gift certificates. Rebel Food and Drink, the latest restaurant from the Century Hospitality Group, is now open in the former Picco Lino space at 9112 142 Street. District has finally rolled out their pizza menu, […]

Monday, December 4th, 2017

Food Notes for December 4, 2017

Crash Hotel is hosting Beats n Brunch, a hip hop-themed brunch on December 10, 2017. The $20 ticket includes one brunch item and a cocktail. There are lots of festive meal choices available at this time of year, including the Dickens Brunch at the Royal Glenora Club on December 10 & 17, with holiday carolers […]

Monday, November 27th, 2017

Food Notes for November 27, 2017

It’s less than a month away to Christmas! We’ve put up our external winter lights, but have yet to deck the halls indoors – I’m looking forward to doing so this weekend! On to this week’s food notes: Effing Seafoods is hosting a Movember fundraiser at Northern Chicken on November 29, 2017 from 5-10pm (or […]

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Food Notes for November 20, 2017

A reminder that 124 Street’s All is Bright takes place on November 25, 2017, with food trucks and beverage gardens to enjoy amongst entertainment and family-friendly activities. Little Italy will help you get into the Christmas spirit – from 11am-3pm on November 26, December 3 and 10, you can tour the neighbourhood on horse-drawn carriages […]

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Food Notes for November 13, 2017

Jacek Chocolate is celebrating the grand re-opening of their Sherwood Park location on November 18, 2017 from 10am-6pm. The renovated space is equipped with a tasting room and a cacao sorting/roasting room. Prairie Noodle Shop is hosting a fundraiser for the Edmonton Food Bank on November 26, 2017. Tickets for the two-course meal are $20. […]

Monday, November 6th, 2017

Food Notes for November 6, 2017

Winter’s really digging in it’s heels, isn’t it? I hope you’re staying warm through this first real blast of cold. On to this week’s food notes: Want to learn more about permaculture and perennial growing systems? Join Permies at the Pub on November 16, 2017 at Yellowhead Brewery. Early bird tickets are $10 for non-members. […]

Monday, October 30th, 2017

Food Notes for October 30, 2017

In spite of the rain on Vancouver Island, it was nice to be in an area where fall is still very much in full swing. There is a lot to catch up on though – here is a super-sized version of food notes: This year’s Chili Cook-Off is shifting to 104 Street on November 3, […]

Monday, October 16th, 2017

Food Notes for October 16, 2017

Just a heads up that there won’t be a Food Notes post next week; Mack and I are heading to Vancouver Island for a short break! On to this week’s notes: The Edmonton Fall Home Show runs at the Edmonton Expo Centre October 20-22, 2017. Among the attractions is their Cooking Stage, with a number […]

Monday, October 9th, 2017

Food Notes for October 9, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving! I hope you had a restful weekend full of food, friends, and family. On to this week’s food notes: MacEwan is hosting a free lecture titled, “First-Gen Farmers: The Faces of Canada’s Agri-Revolution” on October 10, 2017. The Hotel Macdonald, in partnership with Prairie Gardens and Adventure Farm, will be offering a 5-course […]

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Food Notes for October 2, 2017

This is the last call for outdoor farmers’ markets: I’m partial to the 124 Grand Market and the City Market, but head to your favourite this week before they wrap up for the year! It’s always great to see local chefs collaborating with one another! The latest: XIX Nineteen’s Chef Andrew Fung will be in […]