Recap: Sunworks Farm & Three Boars Collab Dinner

Recap: Sunworks Farm & Three Boars Collab Dinner

Ron and Sheila Hamilton of Sunworks Farms and Brayden Kozak of Three Boars recently collaborated for a multi-course dinner last week. Menu included a few bar snacks, beef tartare, grilled chicken thigh, flat iron steak, lemon tart, and shmaltz caramels. Here's a recap of my experience! Sunworks Farm prides to be certified organic and BC [...]

Chef Hung: Taiwanese Beef Noodle

Chef Hung: Taiwanese Beef Noodle

Chef Hung is a Taiwanese noodle shop that originated in 2009 with their first store in Aberdeen Center (BC). They now have 5 locations in Vancouver, 5 in China, and 2 in USA. Their first Alberta location is in Edmonton on 81 Ave. Chef Hung himself is the mastermind behind this whole award-winning noodle shop [...]

Why Not?

Why Not?

Owned by local chefs Levi Biddlecombe and Tyson Wright, formerly chefs of Attila the HUNgry food truck, and co-head chefs at Packrat Louie, opens their own restaurant called Why Not. After reading some negative reviews regarding the ridiculously expensive dinner pricing, I decided to postpone coming here unless it's for lunch. I ordered my meal [...]

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. Disclaimer: I was invited to try some [...]

Guilt Free Cookie Dough: CHICKIE DOUGH

Guilt Free Cookie Dough: CHICKIE DOUGH

I was ecstatic when the owners of Chickie Dough reached out to me on Instagram. As many of you already know, I love farmers' markets and supporting local businesses. For those of you who haven't heard about Chickie Dough, they offer a healthier alternative of dips on the market by creating it using chickpeas. I've heard about [...]