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2018: Edmonton’s Year in Food

Plant-based offerings were the hands-down winner for 2018 which was a surprise to many of us here in the capital…

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The Evolution of the Edmonton Restaurant Scene

As part of the CBC series, Edmonton: The New Capital, I got to talk about how the restaurant and food…

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CBC Edmonton’s Best Restaurant List 2017

Phil Wilson (Baconhound), Edmonton AM host Adrienne Pan, and I offered up our picks for 12 food categories: Best Restaurant,…

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Bottega 104 – Restaurant Review

This is the latest venture for the Crudo family—they of Cafe Amore, Black Pearl and Amore Pasta.  The restaurant is…

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CBC Edmonton AM: Best Restaurant Picks 2016

The Edmonton food scene is a happening, hip, and evolving place. Food sleuth and podcaster, Phil Wilson, CBC host, Adrienne…

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Atlas Steak + Fish: the Classic Steakhouse is Back in Town

In the old days, steakhouses ruled the culinary scene. The rooms were large, dark and manly; heavy on the wood and…

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Have Mercy: Have Lots of It.

If there is one thing Michael Maxxis knows how to do well, it’s set a stage. Along with being a filmmaker…

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Edmonton Joins Nando’s Flock

If it’s not the Year of the Chicken, it should be.  Fried chicken and waffle entrées now make daily appearances…

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Taste of Edmonton 2015 – Not Much to Salivate Over

Approximately 480,000 people are expected to attend Taste of Edmonton (TOE) this year. Billed as the largest food festival in Canada,…

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