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The Northern Chicken Ultra Hot Sandwich Challenge

The Northern Chicken Ultra Hot Sandwich Challenge

Northern Chicken.  A favourite in both my family and my workplace.  Soul food brought to a whole new level by Chefs Matt Phillips and Andrew Cowan.  The food amazing, but they also have a great selection of craft beers, local spirits and whisky for you […]

Coldest Night of the Year 2018

Coldest Night of the Year 2018

This will be my fifth year leading a team of wonderful human beings to raise money for the homeless, hungry and hurting in our community.  The charity may have changed, but the sentiment is still the same.  (That is me in the fuzzy blue monster […]

B’s Diner 15th Annual Christmas Dinner for the Less Fortunate

B’s Diner 15th Annual Christmas Dinner for the Less Fortunate

YEGfoodie was proud to stand behind Brenda Der for her 15th annual “Christmas Party for the Less Fortunate”. Brenda Der used to be the force of nature behind B’s Diner.  If you were down on your luck and needed a hot meal, all you needed […]

2017 Halloween Happenings

2017 Halloween Happenings

October is my favourite time of year for many reasons; there is the beautiful color of the fall leaves on the trees, the crispness in the air, the pumpkin spice everything and of course, Halloween. In Edmonton, we have some hidden gems for the Halloween season that […]

Red Shoe Crawl for Ronald McDonald House

Have you heard of Ronald McDonald House? If you have ever had a family member that was in the hospital for more than a few days, then you will appreciate what these folks do! Ronald McDonald house helps families from outside of Edmonton that have […]

Help Save B’s Diner!

As I am sure you have all heard in the media, B’s Diner has had to close the doors of the Old Strathcona location. Many people have expressed that the community needs to give back to someone who has supported and cared for so many…  […]

Fairmont Macdonald Launches New Cocktail Program Designed by Elite Bartenders

Tonight!  Fairmont Macdonald has invited taste testers from Edmonton to welcome the new cocktail menu.  Please follow live on Instagram and Twitter tonight at 5:30pm. (@yegfoodie or on your left here on the website) Please see the press release below for more information: ————————————————————————————————————- – […]

Privada Welcomes Back Chef Tony Krause

I have had the distinct pleasure of being able to sample Chef Tony Krause’s food several times now.  I must say, I am a fan. Chef Tony was at Privada in St. Albert.  He went on some adventures to further his culinary skills, including some […]

RT Sharing is Caring!

Ronald McDonald House has been a part of the Edmonton community since 1985. Ronald McDonald House Charities® Northern Alberta is a home away from home for families with seriously ill or injured children. Our 32 family suites provide a comforting place to stay during treatment, […]

Coldest Night of The Year 2015 for Hope Mission

Food is my passion.  I didn’t always have this passion, my palate was very un-educated until I started dating someone that showed me the finer things in life. I grew up in a family of five.  I was lucky we always had food on the […]