Edmonton Patio Hop – Manor Casual Bistro

Manor Casual Bistro

The Manor Casual Bistro has been around a long time, but despite being in a very popular shopping and dining enclave just off trendy 124 st, didn’t immediately spring to mind for me when I started searching for great patios. It should have. It’s definitely one of the nicest patios in town, and especially quiet […]

YEG Burger Odyssey on Breakfast Television

If you were blessed with a Monday morning sleep-in, You probably missed my television debut. Ryan Jespersen from Breakfast Television invited me to BT to discuss the conclusion of the YEG Burger Odyssey and, because there’s no bad time for a burger, I jumped at the opportunity! For those of you that missed it – […]

Bourbon Mint Lemonade- My New Summer Drink

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A new summer requires a new summer drink. This year, mine is going to be this delicious Bourbon Mint Lemonade. It’s easy to make, and doesn’t require a lot of fancy equipment or craft-cocktail know-how, so it’s right up my alley! Especially since my expertise when it comes to drinks is mainly focused on drinking […]

See You at Baconfest

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If ever there was a festival tailor made for me, it’s got to be Baconfest. The inaugural festival runs on July 4th in and around the ATB Financial Arts Barn in Old Strathcona on July 4th, and combines a lot of my favourite things- bacon, comedy, music, and cocktails, into one night of glorious over-indulgence. […]