Steak Banff

Chuck’s Steakhouse Ribeye (Food of the Week)

Banff is far better known for outdoor adventure than food, but I did have one strong dinner at Chuck’s Steakhouse, an ambitious meat-focused destination on the second floor of a mountain-facing downtown building. Banff...
Coffee Canmore

Rave Coffee Sample Board (Drink of the Week)

Alberta’s Bow Valley is one of Canada’s most beautiful regions, a paradise for hikers, mountain bikers, skiers and snowboarders. People this active – and even laggards – need caffeine boosts, and Rave Coffee Roasters...
Peas Calgary

Model Milk Chilled Summer Peas (Dose of Vitamin P)

17th Calgary Avenue SW between downtown and Lower Mount Royal is probably Calgary’s trendiest stretch, and chef Justin Leboe has played a big part in that pocket’s realization. He runs three businesses at the...
Chinese Food Calgary

Calan Hand Pulled Noodle in Beef Soup (Food of the Week)

My family had one meal left in Calgary before driving to Canmore and Canada’s Civic Holiday severely limited our choices. Earlier in the trip, I’d researched demographics and saw Chinese-Canadians accounted for 10% of...
Coffee Calgary

Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters Black & Tonic (Drink of the Week)

Not many coffee companies were hatched in a lab, but that’s the case with Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters. The famed Calgary roaster can be traced to former college lab partners Phil Robertson and...