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Food Notes for September 17, 2018
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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 ...
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Recap: Urban Beekeeping Tour at MacEwan University
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Recap: Urban Beekeeping Tour at MacEwan University
Did you know that Downtown Edmonton is abuzz with urban beekeeping? While I was aware of the hives at the Shaw Conference Centre and Hotel Macdonald, I didn’t know that MacEwan University started a similar program in 2016. At the end of August, I attended a free tour of their hives to learn more....
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Food Notes for September 10, 2018
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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 Empowe...
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Food Notes for September 3, 2018
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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 blac...
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Recap: Canmore Travels
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Recap: Canmore Travels
Felicia and Jeff’s wedding in the mountains a couple of weeks ago was the perfect excuse for Mack and I to spend a few additional days in Canmore. While we stopped in the town two years ago en route to Lake Louise, it was winter, so we were keen to explore some of what it […]
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Food Notes for August 27, 2018
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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 [...
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Food Notes for August 13, 2018
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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: Why Not’s Art & Brunch Club is back with a hip-hop edition on August 26, […]
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Open House: Sundog Organic Farm
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Open House: Sundog Organic Farm
Those who frequent the outdoor City Market on 104 Street are likely familiar with Sundog Organic Farm. Operated by Jenny Berkenbosch and James Vriend, their booth is arguably the most visually appealing at the market. Their variety of fresh produce is always artfully arranged in wooden crates, be...
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Food Notes for August 6, 2018
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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 […]
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Preview: 5th Annual Sabor Seafood Festival
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Preview: 5th Annual Sabor Seafood Festival
Sabor is known as one of Edmonton’s best seafood restaurants, and every August, they choose to highlight the freshest products and flavours with their annual Sabor Seafood Festival. In its fifth year, 2018’s iteration welcomes the collaborative touch from Hawaii. Chef Lyndon Honda (of Sheraton Ma...
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