The Captain’s Boil: Cajun Seafood Boil

The Captain’s Boil: Cajun Seafood Boil

I'm on a seafood diet. I see food, and I eat it. Out of all the proteins, I love seafood the most. I could literally go months without chicken, beef, and pork, but when it comes to seafood, maybe a week tops. My favourite food in the world next to potatoes is actually seafood and [...]

The Almanac

The Almanac

Good food should be available to everyone. The Almanac is located in the heart of Whyte Ave, offering French-inspired bistro, live music, and your go-to gastropub. The manager hires local musicians and live entertainment to perform here from time to time. Unfortunately, I didn't get a chance to witness this myself yet. I came here [...]

Luxury French Chocolates: Francois Le Roi

Luxury French Chocolates: Francois Le Roi

Paris -- the city of love, lights, and the gorgeous Eiffel Tower -- has always been on the top of my list of destinations I would love to travel to. Francois Le Roi came straight from Paris to Edmonton, to open a unique chocolate shop named after himself. Just south of Whyte Avenue on Gateway [...]

Spinelli Bar Italia

Spinelli Bar Italia

Wood-fire oven pizzas, cakes, paninis, pastries, and coffee -- casual yet scrumptious Italian fare by Italian's Centre's little Spinelli's Bar Italia. If you're looking for a place to enjoy affordable coffee and have lunch with friends/family, I highly recommend this place. Spinelli was named after the Italian Centre’s founder — Frank Spinelli. Even though my [...]