Author archives: wpadmin

  • Cookie Pairing at Baseline Wine

    Dec 3, 14 • 179 Views • AMERICAN/CANADIAN, BAKING, EVENT, SHERWOOD PARK, WINEComments Off on Cookie Pairing at Baseline Wine

    Wine and cheese: standard. Wine and steak: played out. Wine and cookies: wait…what? It might sound like an unnatural pairing, but Baseline Wine recently bit the bullet and put the two treats together in a Cookie Pairing event. In partnership with Kathy...

  • Volcano Restaurant

    Nov 18, 14 • 561 Views • ASIAN, EDMONTON, JAPANESE, VIETNAMESEComments Off on Volcano Restaurant

    The south side’s Volcano Restaurant held their grand opening on Monday, November 10th, inviting a host of food bloggers, media personalities, and local Twitterati to experience the food before it opened to the public. Volcano is in a great location for...

  • Get Cooking (MacEwan Edition) is up and running!

    Nov 6, 14 • 146 Views • CHEFS, INTERVIEWComments Off on Get Cooking (MacEwan Edition) is up and running!

    If you haven’t already heard, Kathryn Joel’s Get Cooking Edmonton is now fully installed at the MacEwan University residence, inhabiting the former convenience store space. It’s a petite area, but beautifully outfitted with everything needed for a...

  • Luksusowa BBQ Caesar

    Aug 17, 14 • 121 Views • Cocktail, RECIPESComments Off on Luksusowa BBQ Caesar

    If you know me even a little, or if you’re an avid follower of wine + dine, you’ll know that I have an unequivocal and robust obsession with gin caesars. I rarely drink the vodka version. That being said, I’m not one to turn down a drink. When a...

  • SUSHI TRAIN

    Jul 30, 14 • 226 Views • ASIAN, EDMONTON, FOUR GLASSES, JAPANESE, THREE GLASSESComments Off on SUSHI TRAIN

    As my coworker so eloquently put it, “Chew chew! Climb aboard the Sushi Train!” Edmonton’s newest rotation sushi bar restaurant, Sushi Train, opened its doors on July 12th in a modest location by MacEwan University on 104 Street. The premise is simple:...

  • Taste of Edmonton 2014

    Jul 29, 14 • 147 Views • AMERICAN/CANADIAN, ASIAN, EDMONTON, ETHIOPIAN/ERITREAN, EVENT, FRENCH, REVIEWComments Off on Taste of Edmonton 2014

    Ten days of Taste of Edmonton is never enough. This year, the festival amped up their Sip ‘n Savour tent, offering cooking workshops, local flavours, pop-up events, and even a children’s tasting and exploration session. As always, there were plenty of...

  • HONG HUONG VIETNAMESE RESTAURANT

    Jul 11, 14 • 183 Views • ASIAN, EDMONTON, FOUR GLASSES, REVIEW, THREE GLASSES, VIETNAMESEComments Off on HONG HUONG VIETNAMESE RESTAURANT

    It’s a weekend morning. Or afternoon. You’re not quite sure because the pounding behind your eyeballs is making it difficult to focus on your cell phone. You’re feeling a bit rough (but who wouldn’t after all those shots of Belvedere and your stint as...

  • Bacon, bacon, everywhere! Edmonton’s first BaconFest.

    Jul 6, 14 • 133 Views • AMERICAN/CANADIAN, EDMONTON, EVENT, LOCAL PRODUCEComments Off on Bacon, bacon, everywhere! Edmonton’s first BaconFest.

    The inaugural BaconFest launched on July 4th, leaving behind a wealth of thoroughly-porked, completely satisfied event guests. Because who doesn’t love bacon? While Americans celebrated the 4th of July in their own fashion, with the usual fireworks,...

  • The Return of the Dishcrawl

    Jul 2, 14 • 131 Views • EDMONTON, EVENTComments Off on The Return of the Dishcrawl

    Dishcrawl is back! YEG foodies rejoice. The next event will showcase the tasteful, the sumptuous, and the delectable of Edmonton’s 124 Street district. They’ve even opened up a second day of the event, since the first one sold out so quickly. More...

  • Food Blogger Tweetup at La Ronde

    Apr 18, 14 • 206 Views • AMERICAN/CANADIAN, EDMONTON, FIVE GLASSES, FOUR GLASSES, INTERNATIONAL, REVIEWComments Off on Food Blogger Tweetup at La Ronde

    On Tuesday, April 15, a host of local food bloggers–including yours truly–was invited to a Food Blogger Tweetup at Chateau Lacombe’s La Ronde Revolving Restaurant. As a promotion for their new Tieless Tuesday events, which include an evening of jazz and...