• Maroulosalata (Greek Lettuce Salad)

Maroulosalata (Greek Green Lettuce Salad)

By |June 21st, 2024|Comments Off on Maroulosalata (Greek Green Lettuce Salad)

This classic salad combines crisp romaine lettuce with a vibrant dressing of olive oil, lemon juice, and fresh dill. A perfect complement to grilled meats or seafood, maroulosalata offers a refreshing and flavourful [...]

  • ryuko

Experience authentic Katsu in Calgary

By |June 20th, 2024|Comments Off on Experience authentic Katsu in Calgary

Katsu is the Japanese version of a European favourite – Wiener Schnitzel and Cotoletta Milanese. This dish features tender chicken coated in panko breadcrumbs, fried to perfection and paired with a rich curry [...]

  • Little Chief Bison Charcuterie

Pasture to Plate

By |June 19th, 2024|Comments Off on Pasture to Plate

A menu overhaul at Little Chief restaurant brings Indigenous culinary traditions to the forefront. Bison sourced from the Tsuut'ina Nation is the star, presented in a unique and delicious way. Photo Credit: [...]

  • +39 Pizza Pasta

Get Lost in the Sauce

By |June 17th, 2024|Comments Off on Get Lost in the Sauce

Craving a taste of Italy? Look no further than +39 Pizza Pasta Bar, a Calgary restaurant serving up fresh, local ingredients in a welcoming ambiance. +39 Pizza Pasta Bar [...]

  • Vichyssoise

Potato & Leek Soup

By |June 16th, 2024|Comments Off on Potato & Leek Soup

Embrace the epitome of French summer fare by making vichyssoise. This chilled potato and leek soup offers a luxuriously smooth texture, and is traditionally served cold making it an excellent choice for a [...]

  • Papas Arrugadas

Papas Arrugadas

By |June 15th, 2024|Comments Off on Papas Arrugadas

These Canary Island "papas" are small potatoes boiled in salty water until wrinkled. A relative of the famous Patatas Bravas, they make a delightful snack, appetizer or side dish and even more tasty [...]

  • Francine's Vagabond pop up

Parisian Spring Feast

By |June 13th, 2024|Comments Off on Parisian Spring Feast

Francine's x Vagabond Pop-Up Join a select few at Francine's, Calgary’s petit French bar, for two unforgettable evenings, Saturday, June 22 and Sunday, June 23, 2024. Esteemed visiting chefs Christine Sandford and Roger Letourneau [...]

  • leeks


By |June 12th, 2024|Comments Off on Leeks

Leeks are close relatives of onions with a milder, sweeter flavour. They have a white bulb and long green leaves, and the white and light green parts are both edible. Leeks are often [...]

  • Brandy Caffe

Coffee with the Neighbours

By |June 11th, 2024|Comments Off on Coffee with the Neighbours

Brandy Caffe is a special blend of Italian roast coffee and brandy, created by Cappuccino King and Bridgeland Distillery to celebrate Cappuccino King’s 50th anniversary. This Italian roast coffee meets award-winning brandy is [...]

  • Saskatchewan potter Suzanne Page

Great Plates

By |June 10th, 2024|Comments Off on Great Plates

Whether it’s locally sourced meat or clay to make dishes, local ingredients are the heart of pretty much every Indigenous culinary and food business in Alberta. Saskatchewan potter Suzanne Page, inspired by [...]

  • RAW Japanese Hand Roll Bar

Raw Desire

By |June 9th, 2024|Comments Off on Raw Desire

Calgary's food scene gets a hand-rolled revolution with RAW, a new East Village eatery specializing in hand-crafted sushi, where foodie friends Sharon Huynh and Cindy Tran translate their travel adventures into delicious bites. [...]

  • Shane Chartrand

Reclaiming the Plate

By |June 8th, 2024|Comments Off on Reclaiming the Plate

Chef Shane Chartrand combines his Red Seal French culinary training with Indigenous traditions to offer a fresh perspective on Canadian cuisine. Through his award-winning cookbook and travels across Indigenous communities, he aims to [...]

  • Pan-Seared Salmon with Roasted Asparagus

Pan-Seared Salmon with Roasted Asparagus

By |June 7th, 2024|Comments Off on Pan-Seared Salmon with Roasted Asparagus

Spring's bounty arrives with asparagus season available in local markets, offering a taste of the season's vibrant flavours. The West Coast joins the celebration with salmon season, bringing an abundance of delicious fresh [...]

  • father's day in calgary

Where to eat out for Father’s Day

By |June 6th, 2024|Comments Off on Where to eat out for Father’s Day

Dad's deserve the best, especially on Father's Day! Whether he's a died-hard steak aficionado, a brunch enthusiast, or enjoys a globally-inspired feast, Calgary's restaurants have something to tantalize his taste buds. Photo [...]

  • Eats of Asia Sunny Cider

Eats of Asia Sets Up Permanent Shop at SunnyCider Tap Room

By |June 5th, 2024|Comments Off on Eats of Asia Sets Up Permanent Shop at SunnyCider Tap Room

Eats of Asia Returns to SunnyCider Tap Room Eats of Asia announces their triumphant return to SunnyCider Tap Room in the NE Calgary! SunnyCider, Alberta’s first craft cidery, is welcoming Eats of Asia into [...]

  • foraging


By |June 3rd, 2024|Comments Off on Foraging

FORAGING - A CRASH COURSE As the world comes back to life after another long winter, we got to thinking about all of the canned, frozen, pre-packaged and otherwise processed food we’ve eaten over [...]

  • Marko’s Kitchen

Balkan Up

By |June 1st, 2024|Comments Off on Balkan Up

Serbia's vibrant culture comes alive at Marko's Kitchen in South Calgary. Indulge in smoky ćevapi sausages, a national treasure, nestled in pillowy lepinja bread, a staple that evokes cozy Serbian kitchens. [...]

  • SAIT Canada-Mexico Chef Ambassador dinner

SAIT Fosters Culinary Diplomacy with Mexican Chef Ambassadors

By |May 31st, 2024|Comments Off on SAIT Fosters Culinary Diplomacy with Mexican Chef Ambassadors

SAIT continues to create global connections with industry experts by way of culinary diplomacy From June 2 – 8, the School of Hospitality and Tourism at SAIT will host a multi-day Canada-Mexico Chef Ambassador [...]


Appleton Estate Rum & Food Pairing at Modern Steak

By |May 30th, 2024|Comments Off on Appleton Estate Rum & Food Pairing at Modern Steak

Exclusive rum experience brings the best of Jamaica to Calgary Back by popular demand, Modern Steak Rooftop (100 8 Ave S.E) is pleased to host this one-of-a-kind experience with Appleton Estate Rum and Joy [...]

  • Sweet Rhapsody Bakery

The Sweet South

By |May 28th, 2024|Comments Off on The Sweet South

Unveiling a taste of Croatia in Calgary's southeast, Sweet Rhapsody Bakery offers a delightful selection of pastries and treats inspired by the Slavonian region. Discover layered cakes, European cookies, and more. Photo Credit [...]

  • Calgary's Lilac Festival

Calgary’s Lilac Festival in Full Bloom

By |May 27th, 2024|Comments Off on Calgary’s Lilac Festival in Full Bloom

The festival promises to be bigger and better with food trucks, entertainment, plus more Known as one of Calgary’s largest outdoor summer street festivals, the 33rd annual Lilac Festival will be taking place on [...]

  • Indigenous herbal tea

Dreamy Drinks

By |May 26th, 2024|Comments Off on Dreamy Drinks

Founded by Carrie Armstrong and guided by traditional teachings, Mother Earth Essentials shares the wisdom of nature through its products. Enjoy a calming cuppa tea steeped in Canadian tradition to help unwind. [...]