Monday, May 30th, 2016

Food Notes for May 30, 2016

Though I’m sad the Raptors couldn’t advance to the Finals, it was a pretty great run. Looking forward to next season, and hoping they can keep DeRozan! On to this week’s food notes: There will be a ton of things to check out on June 4, 2016, with it being Make Something Edmonton’s 100in1day Project, […]

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Food Notes for May 23, 2016

Are you following the Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals? They’ve played some great basketball these last two games. Go Raps go! On to this week’s food notes: Are you ready for this year’s first What the Truck?!, taking place May 28-29, 2016 at the Expo Centre? Check the website for the menus on Tuesday. […]

Monday, May 16th, 2016

Food Notes for May 16, 2016

Several outdoor markets have already started this year, but my personal favourite kicks off this Saturday – the City Market returns to 104 Street on May 21, 2016, and runs from 9am-3pm. See you there! The YEG Market District is taking place Friday evenings from 4-8pm at 152 Street & Stony Plain Road, and will […]

Monday, May 9th, 2016

Food Notes for May 9, 2016

Many Edmonton restaurants have stepped up to collect donations or donate proceeds from meals served to support the Fort McMurray fire evacuees. One of those is a dinner on May 16 at BLVD, involving several local chefs. Tickets are $125 plus fees. Remember – you can also donate directly to the Canadian Red Cross. Missed […]

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Food Notes for May 2, 2016

It was great to finally have that vacation, however brief! We had a fun time in Toronto, in spite of their weather (a chilly 10 degrees most days). So though we’re back at work, the weather is much better at home! On to this week’s food notes: Revel in the sunshine on May 3, from […]

Monday, April 18th, 2016

Food Notes for April 18, 2016

I’ve been looking forward to some time off from work for a while, and it’s finally here! While it’s not a long break, it should be some good down time with my sister in Toronto. On to this week’s food notes: A reminder that the annual Culinary Cook Off at Mount Royal School is taking […]

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Food Notes for April 11, 2016

Northern Chicken, a forthcoming restaurant from Chefs Matt Phillips and Andrew Cowan, is hosting a fried chicken pop-up at Dovetail Deli on April 17 from 3-7pm 4-8pm. Trinity United Church will be screening Just Eat It, a film about food waste on April 22, 2016, followed by a tasting of smoothies made from rescued produce. […]

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Food Notes for April 4, 2016

It’s hard to believe it’s already April, but perhaps even harder to believe is that spring came early this year! I hope you’re out and about enjoying the weather as much as possible! On to this week’s food notes: The 25th annual Garlic Festival at Sorrentino’s kicked off today, and runs until April 30. Mark […]

Monday, March 28th, 2016

Food Notes for March 28, 2016

Mack and I took off to Calgary for the long weekend, and it was just what we needed. I hope you had a similarly relaxing time with family and friends! On to this week’s food notes: Spring has come early – food trucks are starting to return from hibernation, with Bully first out for regular […]

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Food Notes for March 21, 2016

Fruits of Sherbrooke will be hosting jam making classes on April 16, 2016. It looks like Blitz Conditioning’s idea of a food crawl on bicycles was such an inspiration that it’s already sold out. Hopefully this means many more to come, especially as the weather warms up. The second location of Sandwich and Sons had […]