Monday, June 18th, 2018

Food Notes for June 18, 2018

The next Prairie on the Plate events are to take place at the Highlands and 124 Street locations of Bodega. They’ll be offering 3-course brunch for $25 on June 23 and 24, 2018. Ernest’s at NAIT is hosting a dinner on July 7, 2018 featuring the “it” pork of the moment, mangalista. Tickets are $99. […]

Saturday, June 16th, 2018

Recap: Eats on 118

Last week, my Mum and I were invited to attend the first of this summer’s Eats on 118 Food Tours. The series started back in 2016 as a pilot, but has continued annually since; organized by the Alberta Avenue Business Association and Wildheart Collective, they’ve been a popular way for people to engage with some […]

Monday, June 11th, 2018

Food Notes for June 11, 2018

Thanks to Sharman for the heads up about Get Cooking’s new Burger Club Wednesday. Three burgers will be on the menu from 4:45-9pm, in addition to starters, desserts, and drinks. Advanced tickets are available, and walk-ins are accepted on a first come, first served basis. You can now check out the new retail space that […]

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Great Value: Reinette Cafe

One of the best things about the current proliferation of bakeries in Edmonton is that many areas of the city that were once without a place in the neighbourhood to pick up a sweet treat or two have now gained that asset. Reinette Cafe is one such example. Nestled in a strip mall in Mill […]

Monday, June 4th, 2018

Food Notes for June 4, 2018

Markets continue to spring up around the city, including the Berlin Square Public Market on Sundays from 11am-3pm at the German Canadian Cultural Club and the 97th Street Public Market on Sundays from 11am-3pm at 9615 153 Avenue. Looking for Father’s Day plans? Parkallen Restaurant is hosting another pizza buffet on June 17, 2018. Tickets […]

Monday, May 28th, 2018

Food Notes for May 28, 2018

Al-Rashid Mosque is hosting A Taste of Ramadan on June 2, 2018 at the Boyle Street Plaza (9538 103A Ave) from 5-9pm. There will be free food and entertainment. The Duchess Bake Shop team was the only North American group to compete in the French version of the Great British Bake Off show. They will […]

Monday, May 21st, 2018

Food Notes for May 21, 2018

I took a break from posting last week because we were away for a few days in Jasper. It’s been years since I’ve been in the mountains in the spring, but it was great to hike without a ton of layers, and of course, it was a pretty comfortable temperature for Emily! On to this […]

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Food Notes for May 7, 2018

With May comes market season! One of my favourites, the 124 Grand Market, kicks off their season this Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 4-8pm. The next Italian Centre Chef Showcase Dinner will be prepared by Chef Shane Chartrand on May 16, 2018. Tickets are $80. Food4Good will be selling affordable produce on May 17 and […]

Monday, April 30th, 2018

Food Notes for April 30, 2018

The last Green Drinks of the season is all about local drinks – cider, coffee, tea, spirits. Tickets are $10 for the May 2, 2018 event. The next Taste Alberta dinner will take place at Buco’s Epcor Tower location on May 9, 2018, and will feature 3 courses for $32. Save the date for the […]

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

Food Notes for April 23, 2018

I love the idea of watching the Royal Wedding at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald over breakfast on May 19, 2018. Five local restaurants are participating in A Taste for Life, where 25% of proceeds from dining on April 25, 2018 will support HIV Edmonton. Reservations must be made in advance. Cinnaholic, offering gourmet, customizable cinnamon […]