Monday, March 30th, 2015

Food Notes for March 30, 2015

I’m so ready for the Easter break; Mack’s been making fun of how much I’ve been sleeping lately, but I think it’s just fatigue. It’ll be nice to have a long weekend to catch up on sleep and other things! On to this week’s food notes: Sorrentino’s annual Garlic Festival kicks off this week and […]

Monday, March 23rd, 2015

Food Notes for March 23, 2015

I’m looking forward to attending Northern Land’s Meet Your Maker event this weekend. Learn more about the biggest all-Canadian wine and culinary festival in Vue Weekly. Dream Tea House opened up their fourth location in Oliver Square (11242 104 Avenue). Stephanie wrote an overview of their menu items. Sherwood Park now has its own location […]

Monday, March 16th, 2015

Food Notes for March 16, 2014

The Telus World of Science Edmonton plays host to its latest Dark Matters event on March 19, an adults-only evening where “science is served on the rocks”. The theme this week is food and beer, with Alley Kat on tap, and sessions on cheese, honey and sausage. Cookie lovers rejoice: Cookie Love Café is holding […]

Monday, March 9th, 2015

Food Notes for March 9, 2015

I’m honoured to be among the bloggers nominated in the “Best in Food” category for the 2014 Yeggies. Congrats to my fellow nominees! On to this week’s food notes: Over 30 restaurants are participating in this year’s Downtown Dining Week, which runs March 13-22, 2015. Prix fixe meals are specially priced at $15 for lunch […]

Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Food Notes for March 2, 2015

Mack and I are ready for a bit of a break, so we’re both looking forward to our upcoming getaway to Calgary. I’m readying for a low-key weekend full of new discoveries and good food. On to this week’s food notes: The next Green Drinks is all about Local Food DIY! Join in on the […]

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

Food Notes for February 23, 2015

The Pourhouse Bier Bistro continues their “chef vs chef” pop-up series through April. The throwdowns will feature several chefs, including Chef Matt Phillips of Lux and Chef Danielle Majeau of Creole Envie. Save the date – Characters is bringing back their Taste of Iceland feature April 9-12, 2015. Though we often think of building up, […]

Monday, February 16th, 2015

Food Notes for February 16, 2015

This long weekend really couldn’t have come at a better time. Hope you had a great time with your families as well! On to this week’s food notes: This year’s Farewell to Winter Patio Party is taking place at the Hotel Macdonald on March 14 and 15, 2015. Tickets to the “fire and ice” themed […]

Monday, February 9th, 2015

Food Notes for February 9, 2015

If you’re still looking for something to do this Valentine’s Day weekend, make sure to take a peek at my suggestions. Mack and I haven’t made plans yet, but likely they will involve Netflix and some popcorn. On to this week’s food notes: Time for another lunch pop-up at Earth’s General Store downtown! This time, […]

Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Food Notes for February 2, 2015

Avenue Edmonton is throwing a party to help launch their food issue on March 2, 2015 – tickets to the event, hosted at NAIT, are $25. It’s great to see that Chef Gail Hall is this month’s Delux celebrity chef – check out her ‘Full Spectrum’ vegetarian burger, with $1 from each sale going towards […]

Monday, January 26th, 2015

Food Notes for January 26, 2015

Congratulations to Transcend Coffee and The Tea Girl, the two winners of the second annual Winter City Drink Competition! More details about Chef Ben Staley’s new project, The Alder Room, were released last week. Through an Indiegogo campaign, he and his partner hope to raise $100,000 which would go towards restaurant start-up costs and also […]