Monday, November 30th, 2015

Food Notes for November 30, 2015

1st RND’s second location in Oliver, at 11248 104 Avenue (the former Hudson’s), opens December 1, 2015. Does anyone know if it is a local chain? Culina, which now runs some of the cafes/food stalls in City of Edmonton facilities like the ACT Centre and golf courses, is debuting a Nordic Brunch at the Victoria […]

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

Food Notes for November 23, 2015

It might be a little early for some, but I finally convinced Mack to let me put up the Christmas tree this weekend! And given the snow blanketing the city right now, it is beginning to look a lot like Christmas. On to this week’s food notes: There’s an interesting event on November 24, 2015 […]

Monday, November 16th, 2015

Food Notes for November 16, 2015

Evoolution’s location in The Enjoy Centre is hosting a series of oil and vinegar tastings in November and December, just in time for the holidays! The cost is $30 per guest. The Edmonton Branch of the Canadian Culinary Federation is hosting a fundraising dinner on November 28, 2015 featuring several local chefs including Blair Lebsack […]

Monday, November 9th, 2015

Food Notes for November 9, 2015

If there’s one upside to the decreasing hours of daylight, it’s that Christmas is drawing ever-closer. Let’s see if this is the year I convince Mack to put up the tree before American Thanksgiving…On to this week’s food notes: If you’re in denial about the impending winter, the Holiday Light Up on November 14, 2015 […]

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Food Notes for November 2, 2015

The Organic Box is hosting a Harvest Festival on November 7, from 2-6pm. Tour the facility, meet some of the producers they work with, and enjoy some harvest snacks! RSVP to attend the free event. This year’s Christmas Cookie Tweetup, benefiting the Christmas Bureau, will be held at Cookie’s By George on November 20, 2015. […]

Monday, October 26th, 2015

Food Notes for October 26, 2015

Although I’ve been back from holidays for a little over a week, I decided to take a longer break from the blog. I’ve enjoyed the time away, but it’s now time to get caught up! As I expected, quite a bit happened in the last month – onto October’s food notes: The second annual Relish […]

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Food Notes for September 28, 2015

As fall officially kicks in, I’m gearing up for vacation, and will be meeting Mack in London later this week. I’ll be taking a break from the blog while I’m away. But first, here are this week’s food notes: A reminder about the forthcoming Dig In Festival October 1-3, 2015 in St. Albert. The Journal […]

Monday, September 21st, 2015

Food Notes for September 21, 2015

Alberta Beer Week runs September 25 – October 3, 2015, with tastings and beer dinners to look forward to. Jason Foster will also be leading another Edmonton Beer History Tour. A Bao Bun pop-up dinner will be taking place at Dovetail on September 27, from 4-8pm. Sustainable Food Edmonton is hosting an inaugural fundraising dinner […]

Monday, September 14th, 2015

Food Notes for September 14, 2015

The second annual Mid-Autumn Festival celebration at Churchill Square is taking place on September 19, 2015, from 1-10pm. There will be food trucks and of course, moon cakes! The next Alberta Pork Swine & Dine event is brunch at Packrat Louie on September 20, 2015. A three-course meal is just $30. Cook it Raw Alberta […]

Monday, September 7th, 2015

Food Notes for September 7, 2015

Hope you’re gearing up for our final What the Truck?! event of the season! Join us at Churchill Square on September 11, 2015, from 4-8pm and try to eat your way through 35 trucks. On to this week’s food notes: I’m looking forward to attending the Red Shoe Crawl on 124 Street on September 13, […]