Mort the Mighty

Mort the Mighty

Born to Chico (father) and Oreo (mother) on June 5th, 2005 he came by his evil chihuahua personality honestly. His parents were both miserable when you weren’t a member of the pack. When my Auntie Corina placed this tiny black ball of fluff in my hands, it was love at first sight. He wasn’t ready …

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Contest Time! #ABonthePlate

Contest Time! #ABonthePlate

I’m excited to partner with Alberta’s province-wide dine around festival “Alberta on the Plate” running from August 9 – 18. A number of restaurants are participating and offering delicious fixed-price menus showcasing AB farms and producers. I’m giving away a $50 gift card to Get Cooking Edmonton to experience their menu over #abplate. This is …

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Underground Tap & Grill Re-Visited

Underground Tap & Grill Re-Visited

Disclaimer: Although I have been to the Underground several times on my own, this particular visit was at the invitation of the business. I can’t remember how long the Underground Tap & Grill has been around, I know it’s been a few years now.  It used to be a place that I frequented when I …

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Cornerstone; Not Just for BBQ

Cornerstone; Not Just for BBQ

Personally, BBQ has always been about the community.  The absolutely deliciousness of the meat is what first attracted my attention.  When I became a certified Judge, the community is what kept me going back for more.  You always look forward to visiting with your “BBQ People”. Judging BBQ also means that you get to meet …

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Formosa – The Beautiful Island

Formosa – The Beautiful Island

“Formosa” is the former name for the country of Taiwan.  It means “beautiful island”. The owners of the Bistro are lovely people that make the space warm and inviting.  They are often there to answer your questions and make sure you are cared for. Best Asian Food in Canada Doing my research before I wrote …

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Golomein – From the Streets of Brunei

Golomein – From the Streets of Brunei

Ever since I was introduced to Golomein at Old Strathcona Farmer’s Market, I have been hooked.  When you get a craving for BBQ Pork Golomein, nothing else will do. What is Golomein? “In a traditional broth based noodle, the flavour is contained in the broth itself. With Golomein, the dry mix or “Golo” noodles are …

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