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, June 18, 2024

The latest on food in Edmonton. Beaumont Music Festival features wild and strange food; Spilt holding soft openings until June 24; 7 Summit Snacks named best snack at AFPA awards

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Tuesday, June 11, 2024

The latest on food in Edmonton. Oilers playoff frenzy good for restaurants; six local restaurants make OpenTable's brunch list; Tee Pee Treats raising funds for food truck

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Tuesday, June 4, 2024

The latest on food in Edmonton. Van Bloc Party takes place June 8-9 in Chinatown; Taste of Edmonton marks 40 years; Edmonton's Food Bank still seeing unprecedented demand

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Recent articles

The exterior of a restaurant with a sign that reads "Seoul Fried Chicken" is surrounded by a parking lot and a patio.
food business

Padmanadi and Seoul Fried Chicken tackle Calgary expansions differently

Beloved Edmonton restaurants Padmanadi and Seoul Fried Chicken expanded to Calgary last year. But while both continue to chase success in Alberta's largest city, each has done so using a different recipe.

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A tractor in a dry-looking field.
region food

Rain improves drought outlook in Edmonton region

A rainy and cool May has made a "tremendous improvement" to drought conditions across the Edmonton region, but experts warn that a dry month could quickly reverse that progress.

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A newspaper clipping that reads, "Urges stop to confectioners, cafe licenses"
history food

A moment in history: May 29, 1934

On this day in 1934, some concerned citizens were calling for Edmonton to have fewer candy stores.

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