Local Food Stories

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Meet the Producers

By |September 13th, 2020|0 Comments

Spend some time with modern farmers and you'll find they're a thoughtful bunch. Especially these Calgary-area producers, who are getting noticed for doing things differently. Some even call themselves “nerdy.” They're focused on building [...]

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Covid Pivot

By |August 18th, 2020|0 Comments

How some Calgary food innovators made the most of the Pandemic By Gwendolyn Richards Reece Southern is busily working behind the marble bar that stretches nearly the length of the [...]

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How To Stock Your Bar Like a Pro

By |July 1st, 2020|0 Comments

Story and photos by Tanya Schaap Maybe you’re hosting your first quarantine cocktail party with your roommates. Maybe you’re looking to impress your friends with one of those chic prohibition [...]

  • Rising, baking fresh bread


By |April 3rd, 2020|1 Comment

Building community through bread By BJ OUDMAN Bread. An unpretentious concoction of four simple ingredients – flour, water, salt and yeast. Yet, bread is complex. Woven into culture throughout history and around the [...]

  • Ten Foot Henry

Eating In The 2020s

By |January 16th, 2020|0 Comments

By Shelley Boettcher Trends come and go in the culinary world. One year, we're all jonesing for kale chips, quinoa, kombucha and charcoal. The next year, we're searching for something [...]

  • Savour Calgary's Christmas Cocktail Roundup

Christmas Cocktail Roundup

By |December 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Savour Calgary has rounded up its favourite Christmas cocktails in Calgary (and a couple outside, too) to help you make the most of your holiday libations. Whether you're celebrating, treating [...]

  • Savour Calgary 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide 2019

By |November 13th, 2019|2 Comments

By Wanda Baker and Tom Firth Create your own chocolate bar With one Master Chocolat store already in Marda Loop and a second in the works for South Calgary, fourth-generation [...]

  • Calgary coffee cafe Phil & Sebastian survey their coffee plot in Honduras

Crossing Borders for Coffee

By |November 13th, 2019|0 Comments

By BJ Oudman A latte at Baya Rica Cafe in Bridgeland. Photo by BJ Oudman Canadians love their coffee. With Tim Hortons being one of our most recognized national brands, [...]

  • Calgary Cultivatr farmers market online the future of food cauliflower in green white and purple

The Future of Food

By |November 13th, 2019|0 Comments

Sci-Fi prognosticators in the ’60s foresaw computers magically manifesting a milkshake for an ensign with a sweet tooth. Others figured we’d be popping nutrient tablets by now and foregoing the [...]