The Essential Farmers Markets of Edmonton

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Over the last couple years, it seems like every time I turn around a new farmers’ market pops up in a different section of the city, and I could not be happier about it. I think that supporting small, local businesses and getting unique, superior products is a trend I can really get behind. Regardless […]

New Chef Elevates El Cortez

Edmonton Mexican Restaurant

When El Cortez opened last summer, they garnered a lot of buzz about their cool design, but not much was said about their food. The menu certainly wasn’t causing me to stampede to Old Strathcona and I thought this might be another case of flash over substance. That might be about to change though, with […]

YEG Pizza Odyssey #8- Famoso vs Piccolino Bistro

Piccolino Pizza

Of all the chain restaurants that have started in Edmonton over the years, Famoso is one of the few I still find myself going to on a regular basis. Of course it helps that the original location is just a short walk from my home, allowing me an easy alternative to slaving away over the […]