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 […]

Monday, April 16th, 2018

Food Notes for April 16, 2018

The next Italian Centre Chef Showcase dinner is on April 17, 2018, and features Chef Alberto Alboreggia of Sorrentino’s Downtown. The Manor is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a customer appreciation event on April 23, 2018. The free event will feature samples of their new spring/summer menu. The Edmonton Resilience Festival is back on April […]

Monday, April 9th, 2018

Food Notes for April 9, 2018

Sorrentino’s annual Garlic Fest runs April 9 – May 11, 2018. The Stony Plain Road and Area Business Association is hosting a Taste of Stony Plain Road on May 4, 2018, with 12 businesses participating. Admission is $9, with food and beverage samples costing an additional $1-3 each. Sweet Jesus, the Toronto-based soft serve ice […]

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Food Notes for April 2, 2018

The next Food4Good fruit & veggie sale is taking place on April 3, 2018. Yellowhead Brewery will be hosting a series of markets this year. The first will be held April 7 and 8, 2018, and will host local artisans. Admission includes a pint of beer. The next Swine and Dine dinner will be hosted […]

Monday, March 26th, 2018

Food Notes for March 26, 2018

You might be familiar with The Colombian, who have been selling their coffee beans at several Edmonton farmers’ markets. They now have a coffee shop at 10340 134 Street in Glenora. Their soft opening is taking place March 22-April 7, in anticipation of their grand opening date of April 8, 2018. The Edmonton Chamber of […]

Monday, March 19th, 2018

Food Notes for March 19, 2018

The next Green Drinks on April 4, 2018, organized by The Local Good, is all about local food. Advance tickets are just $10. The Edmonton International BeerFest is back April 13-14, 2018 at the Shaw Conference Centre. Mark your calendar – the annual Culinary Arts Cook Off is scheduled for April 14, 2018. They just […]

Monday, March 12th, 2018

Food Notes for March 12, 2018

The next in the NAIT Alumni Chef Popup Series features Chef Peter Keith of Meuwly’s on March 19, 2018. Tickets are $30. Mark your calendars – the next Dig In Horticultural Festival runs May 1-6, 2018. Buco’s Epcor Tower location (100, 10423 101 Street) is finally open. There’s now a storefront for folks to get […]