Monday, October 1st, 2018

Food Notes for October 1, 2018

Those of you looking for a fully-prepared Thanksgiving meal are in luck: you can purchase a feast from several different vendors in Edmonton, including the Shaw Conference Centre and Sorrentino’s. The Downtown Business Association is hosting the first annual Harvest Fest, with 17 restaurants offering menus featuring seasonally inspired ingredients. Harvest Fest runs October 11-14, […]

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Food Notes for September 24, 2018

VegFest, a celebration of all things vegetarian and vegan, is scheduled for September 30, 2018 at the Ritchie Community Hall. Admission is free. In anticipation of Olde Towne Beverly’s first Dining Week, Wild Heart has organized a preview tour on October 3, 2018 to sample some of the dishes that will be offered. Tickets are […]

Monday, September 17th, 2018

Food Notes for September 17, 2018

The McCauley Fall Fiesta will be taking place on September 22, 2018 in Giovanni Caboto Park, with a fall harvest market and a grape stomping competition, among other highlights. The Moonlight Carnival, organized by the Chinatown Business Improvement Area returns on September 22, 2018. Activities include a mooncake making workshop. NAIT is hosting the Indigenous […]

Monday, September 10th, 2018

Food Notes for September 10, 2018

It certainly feels like fall outside! And while it is my favourite season, it did seem to come much too soon. On to this week’s food notes: The ninth annual Bacon Day Collaboration, hosted at Workshop Eatery, takes place September 15, 2018. 100% of the ticket sales will be donated to Youth Empowerment and Social […]

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

Food Notes for September 3, 2018

The 4th annual “In the Spirit” of Festival Place takes place September 13, 2018. Expect drinks tastings, appetizers, and entertainment. Tickets are $65. The Alberta Food Processors Association is hosting its annual FEASTival of Fine Chefs on September 19, 2018. The event is centered around a black box of ingredients that chefs have 24 hours […]

Monday, August 27th, 2018

Food Notes for August 27, 2018

There’s definitely a fall chill in the air this week – I’m glad we were able to make the most of what was left of summer in the mountains last weekend for my sister’s wedding! Back with a catch-up edition of Food Notes: Northern Bites has organized an event on September 4, 2018 that combines […]

Monday, August 13th, 2018

Food Notes for August 13, 2018

My sister is getting married this weekend, so a heads up that there won’t be any Food Notes next week. I hope you’re making the most of these last few weeks of summer too! On to this week’s food notes: The Fringe starts later this week – if you’re curious about the food available, consider […]

Monday, August 6th, 2018

Food Notes for August 6, 2018

Get Cooking’s final Burger Club on August 8, 2018 is a Prairie on the Plate feature, with four Alberta raised proteins on the menu. Alberta Local Food Week could be a good excuse as any for a road trip to check out what we can grow in the province – check out the list of […]

Sunday, July 29th, 2018

Food Notes for July 30, 2018

I had it in my head that we were only at mid-July; maybe it’s just my mind trying to hold on to our fleeting summer! Hope you’re making the most of it, too. On to this week’s food notes: The fifth annual Grand Taste Tour has been rescheduled to August 18, 2018. Tickets are available […]

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Food Notes for July 23, 2018

The YEG Food Crawl in Chinatown is back, running August 2, 2018. The $40 ticket includes visits to four restaurants. Just in time to get you geared up for the Heritage Festival, running August 4-6, 2018, check out the latest Seconds, Please! episode all about the festival. Eat Alberta will be hosting a farm-to-table dinner […]