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Ask for Charlie

By |February 19th, 2024|0 Comments

Salt & Brick is a Kelowna-based eatery known for regularly changing the menu to keep guests intrigued by what’s to come. Last fall, owners Casey Greabeiel, who owns Greta Bar, and Craig Lewis [...]

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Asian Greens

By |February 15th, 2024|0 Comments

When we think of Asian greens, a picture of bok choy is what we usually imagine. Bok choy (also called pak choi), a brassica, is a native Chinese vegetable and a variety of [...]

  • Love Sugar & Dough Bakery and Patisserie

Stollen hearts

By |February 8th, 2024|0 Comments

Savour year-round baking excellence when you visit Love Sugar & Dough Bakery in Highwood. Vibhor Shahi crafts seasonal masterpieces like his signature focaccia and the savory potato thyme bun, inviting regulars to return [...]

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Mmm Bao Bao

By |January 29th, 2024|0 Comments

From pipeline engineer to restaurant owner, Lianping Cheng crafts pillowy clouds of dough stuffed with aromatic meat fillings making her dumplings some of the best in Calgary. iBoaza When [...]

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Culinary works of art

By |January 22nd, 2024|0 Comments

Embarking on a culinary journey that spans globetrotting and prestigious hotel kitchens, Chef Bo Hons found his way back to Maryland, eventually trading tropical landscapes for Calgary, a city nestled in the foothills [...]

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Rolling in tradition

By |January 20th, 2024|0 Comments

Makivnyk, a cherished pastry in Eastern European culinary heritage, offers a delectable blend of poppy seeds, honey, sugar, dried fruits, and nuts rolled in sweet yeast dough. Find this pastry at Kings Bakery [...]

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Charcut set to open second location

By |January 19th, 2024|0 Comments

Charcut announces second location opening in Calgary this Spring Multi-award-winning restaurant CHARCUT has repeatedly been named in lists of Canada’s top restaurants since opening in 2010. A pioneer of Alberta’s local food scene, Charcut will open [...]

  • Ukrainian coffee house

A hope and a dream

By |January 17th, 2024|0 Comments

Ukrainian Coffee House in Calgary, is a labour or love of two families from Kherson, Ukraine. Discover a selection of Ukrainian drinks, homemade pastries and items, accompanied by vibrant blue and yellow artwork [...]

  • class clown hamburger

No clowning around

By |January 16th, 2024|0 Comments

Class Clown Hamburgers, a haven of vintage vibes and whimsical culinary delights, has swiftly gained a devoted following with its affordable, in-house crafted burgers and playful menu curated by restaurateurs Noel Sweetland and [...]

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Sviat Vechir

By |January 14th, 2024|0 Comments

Sviat Vechir is Ukraine’s Holy Supper steeped deep in tradition, symbolism and really, really good food. With its roots in pagan tradition, and its symbolism rich with Christian reference, the Ukrainian Christmas meal [...]

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Ukrainian traditions

By |January 13th, 2024|0 Comments

“Sviat Vechir,” Holy Evening or Ukrainian Christmas is a festive celebration now observed along with the western tradition of Christmas Eve on December 24th. Beginning after the first star appears in the evening sky, [...]

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A taste of Ukraine

By |January 11th, 2024|0 Comments

The Ukrainian Bakery and Coffee Shop brings a taste of Ukraine to Calgary and stands as a true homage to Ukraine's rich culinary traditions. Ukrainian Bakery and Coffee Shop [...]

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Bring your wingman

By |January 7th, 2024|0 Comments

Wing'n It has landed in the community of Kensington, offering a diverse menu with creative wing flavours and comforting dishes. Wing'n It What started as a family-owned business in [...]

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Market Report: Bread and BBQ

By |December 30th, 2023|0 Comments

The holiday season might be over, but local farmers' market shopping continues throughout the year. In this edition of the Market Report, columnist Grace Wang unwraps a festive showcase featuring two exceptional local vendors. [...]

  • onyx restaurant

A canvas of flavours

By |December 10th, 2023|0 Comments

Onyx Restaurant and Café in Calgary's Burns Building blends timeless architecture with Chef Justin Lall's curated menu. Partnering with Arts Common and the Jack Singer Concert Hall, it offers pre-show dinners and an [...]