Food

Food

Be a Calgary Stampede food judge for a day!

Be a Calgary Stampede food judge for a day!

Calling All Foodies! (contest is now finished, thank you everyone for taking part!) A very popular foodie trend has been in the making for the past few years on the Calgary Stampede midway. Each July local and international food vendors bring their inventive, and often crazy, concoctions to dozens of…
A review of the Co-op Wine and Spirits Grape Escape

A review of the Co-op Wine and Spirits Grape Escape

The Grape Escape Twice every year in Calgary, Co-op Wine and Spirits puts on an event called the Grape Escape in the BMO centre, where rows of booths are setup for beer/wine/cider/spirit producers from all over the world to showcase their products for you to sample and learn about. In addition…
Win an Earls67 gift card from The Spesh

Win an Earls67 gift card from The Spesh

Win with The Spesh & Crackmacs on Twitter! We've teamed up with the folks behind a new food and entertainment app called The Spesh, and we're giving away a $50 gift card to Earls.67, located in downtown Calgary. In this ailing Alberta economy, who doesn't need some free dough, and grub!…
Where to eat in Calgary: downtown and area

Where to eat in Calgary: downtown and area

Where to eat in Calgary? We get asked pretty often on Twitter where to eat in Calgary, in general or for a specific craving, so we thought it would be fun to toss a few of our usual answers into a blogpost. Hope this list helps you find somewhere for good…

Alberta Burger Fest 2015: So Many Great Burgers!

Alberta Burger Fest I'm an Alberta Burger Fest Burger Ambassador. Can I put that on my resume? Just one of the thoughts that ran through my head as I read the e-mail inviting me to participate in my first ever Burger Fest. The Alberta Burger Fest stems from two successful…