Christmas Gifts for Calgary Foodies

Fiasco Drinking Chocolate

It’s that time of year where, if you are like me, you spend more time trying to figure out what to buy people for gifts then you actually do shopping for them. Which is why we love putting together our annual Calgary Foodies Gift List. Here are the top 10 things we tried and loved this year, and that would ...

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Good Earth Fall Menu


Good Earth is one of my favorite coffee shops and the food is always pretty great. I have had a love affair with the Egg salad sandwich and the Rooibos Latte since I first found myself inside one of their cafes  and was so sad when they took it off the menu.  That said, they have added some amazing items ...

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The Epic Story of Phil & Sebastian

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For those who are fans of Phil & Sebastian’s you will know about their passion and love for coffee, but you may not realize just how epic their story really is. It is a passion centered story that is really awesome and inspiring to any small business owner – or person who has any sort of passion for food anything. ...

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Calgary’s Top Restaurants May 2015


1. Watercress Express Type of Food: Vietnamese What People are Saying: Calgarians are praising this 17th Ave hotspot, calling it the best Vietnamese in the city. Diners are quick to point out the fresh ingredients and the amazing flavors of everything from the Pho to the braised pork cheek bao. A modern twist on a Calgary favorite that definitely has ...

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BOXWOOD Café w/ James Boettcher of Fiasco

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Heads Up—This lunch changed the way I will think about business forever . . . Read on. “It drives me crazy when company talks about community or sustainability just because it’s good for business, not because it’s inherently the right thing to do.” That was the moment I sat back in my chair, thinking to myself that going green, or ...

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Cooking w/ Crawford & Catelli + Food Bank Giveaway


What do you get when you mix Chef Lynn Crawford and Catelli’s new ancient grains pasta line? Well, I guess the answer is a whole lot of fun and great food. Last week Catelli launched their new Healthy Harvest® Ancient Grains pasta in Western Canada by inviting a group of food bloggers to a special cooking class with Chef Crawford. ...

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The Nash w/ Kelley Skar

The Nash Calgary

We took a break from Calgary Foodies. We missed you. Now we are back with a whole new concept. The truth is, we got bored. Bored with going out to eat, taking pictures, writing reviews, and going broke. Well, we didn’t actually go broke from a financial perspective, but eating out for the sake of eating out, and then having ...

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Ticket Giveaway

Thanks to the wonderful people at Brookline Public Relations we have 2 tickets to give away for the Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival. The tickets would be for the Saturday, October 18 afternoon tasting session which runs from 12 – 4 p.m. at the Stampede Park BMO Centre, Halls D & E.   All you have to do is ...

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Top 4 Foodie Destinations


Part of being a foodie is traveling for the sake of eating. Canada’s food scene is awesome, but you just can’t get great poutine, fish, or baked goods in every Canadian city. That’s why we put together our list of favorite foodie destinations. You won’t be disappointed. Why 4? We could have included Hawaii, but we felt that it just ...

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Choklat – Calgary

Choklat - Calgary

If you are a chocolate lover (and who isn’t?) and you haven’t checked out Choklat yet, you are missing out. Choklat, who claims to be the only chocolatier in Calgary (Canada?), who makes their very own chocolate straight from bean to bar/truffle, has won accolade after accolade for their artisan chocolate creations. We recently toured their immaculate facility, equipped with ...

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Builder Burger Battle

Brookfield Homes is hosting a Burger Battle on September 8th to kick off the opening of two new showhome parades in Cranston (one being Brookfield Homes and the other being Morrison Homes).  We are pitting two restaurants (one representing Brookfield/the other Morrison) and challenging them to make the tastiest burger: Brookfield Homes and Black Betty Burger & Winebar VS. Morrison ...

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Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic

OUR FAVORITE Champagne Veuve Clicquot is having a fun event this weekend at the Calgary Polo Club. It might be fun to check out if you are a Veuve or Polo fan. Check out the details below: You are invited to the First Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic in Canada. Join us for an event that encapsulates the traditions of the ...

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