Food Roundup

The Food Roundup provides you with the latest headlines and happenings related to food and agriculture in the Edmonton region.
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Recent editions

Tuesday, November 21, 2023

The latest on food in Edmonton. NAIT's Culinary Olympics team is entirely made up of women; Edmonton restaurant owners struggle with inflation; JACEK Chocolate opens in Crestwood

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Tuesday, November 14, 2023

The latest on food in Edmonton. Vital Signs looks at rising food insecurity; Shiddy's Distilling to open new taproom; 12 Beers of Christmas collaboration will support food bank

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Tuesday, November 7, 2023

The latest on food in Edmonton. The late Jean Paré inducted into the Taste Canada Hall of Fame; The Colombian opened its fourth location; Top 40 recognizes food entrepreneurs

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Recent articles

Avinash Soochit smiles as he stands in front of the whimsical decor of Cafe Bel-Air
food business

Influencers can boost restaurant traffic, but only to a point

While some restaurants can draw a straight line from an influencer's post to increased business, the connection is a lot harder to determine for others. But an intentional strategy increases the chances of success, says social media strategist Linda Hoang.

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The interior of Vine Arts Wine and Spirits includes many shelves stocked with bottles and, in the background, a mural depicts humans and creatures standing in a row
food business

Zoning appeal allows Vine Arts to open on 124 Street

A Calgary-based specialty liquor store chain is now open on 124 Street after a successful appeal to bend the city's rules governing the concentration of alcohol vendors.

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A red cocktail sits in a sunbeam on a wooden table beside a menu with the heading "DRINKS".
food business

Industry vet opens Little Wolf in former Three Boars space

A chef with more than 20 years of experience just opened the first restaurant of his own in the former Three Boars space in Garneau.

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