Monday, April 21st, 2014

Food Notes for April 22, 2014

I hope you all had a fantastic Easter! On to this week’s food notes: It’s your last chance to nominate your favourites for Vue Weekly’s annual Golden Fork Awards. Fill out your ballot online before April 28, 2014. Mark you calendars – Indulgence will start selling tickets this year on May 1, 2014. Barbecue lovers, […]

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Food Notes for April 14, 2014

Registration for this summer’s first Edmonton Diner en Blanc is now open! Looking for Easter dinner plans? The Mirepoix Trio is hosting another pop-up dinner, this time at Upper Crust. Check out the two different menus for the April 18 and 19, 2014 dinners. I’m looking forward to it already! Iconoclast Coffee is hosting a […]

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Food Notes for April 7, 2014

Fans of Television Without Pity will already know the bad news, and for me, it is still sinking in. It’s a website I’ve visited on an almost-daily basis for over thirteen years, and has been with me for the good (The West Wing), the bad (multiple Bachelor/ettes) and the ugly (the current season of Scandal). […]

Monday, March 24th, 2014

Food Notes for March 24, 2014

Although Calgary was equally cold this past weekend (spring? what spring?), it was still worth it to get away from the city for a few days. Short of living there, it is impossible to keep up with their food scene! On to this week’s food notes: Northlands is hosting a behind-the-scenes tour of their kitchens […]

Monday, March 17th, 2014

Food Notes for March 17, 2014

A tight deadline at work ate up most of my brain space (and free time) last week, but I am hoping to catch up on things this week! Mack and I are also looking forward to a mini-break in Calgary this weekend – it will be nice to get away for a few days. On […]

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Food Notes for March 10, 2014

The Telus World of Science is finally getting into the evening/adults-only special event business! The first Dark Matters: An Evening for Adults on March 13 explores the art and science of Alley Kat beer, cheese and molecular gastronomy. There’s even a 3D screening of Gravity. Check it out! Help celebrate the end of Winter in […]

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Food Notes for March 3, 2014

This year’s Downtown Dining Week runs March 14-23, 2014. Their menus are already up – priced at $15, $25 and $50. Farrow is the new sandwich spot that is opening up next to Three Boars (8422 109 Street). If you want a sneak peek of their menu, check out their upcoming pop-up at Three Boars […]

Monday, February 24th, 2014

Food Notes for February 24, 2014

Hi everyone, Mack here. Sharon is feeling a little under the weather still, so I’m guest blogging food notes this week! The next edition of Green Drinks Edmonton is focused on local food and will feature a great lineup of local experts. Get your tickets for the event which takes place on March 5 at […]

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Food Notes for February 17, 2014

It was a lovely weekend to spend outdoors, and there were lots of opportunities to do so! We spent a fair bit of it inside, trying to make a dent in season 2 of House of Cards, but it was an enjoyable way to relax. Hope you had a good weekend as well! On to […]

Monday, February 10th, 2014

Food Notes for February 10, 2014

Do you have Olympic fever? I do! The time zone difference makes it challenging to witness the wins in real time, but it’s still great to relive the moments later on. Go Canada Go! On to this week’s food notes: Still looking for Valentine’s weekend plans? Sailin’ On is hosting a pop-up brunch on February […]