Category Archives: Canadian Food

Jane’s Restaurant

Oy!  I’ve been ignoring this blog for too long!  Gardening, lots of work, garage sales, and random busyness has drawn my attention elsewhere, meanwhile my desktop and phone are full of pictures of food I need to post!  Sorry for … Continue reading

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Tim Horton’s “New & Improved” Croissants

So I do admit that unlike the old sandwich bread at Tim Horton’s – I did think there was something lacking in the croissants.  They tasted of butter-flavoured shortening and were ridiculously flakey as to cause a mess.  Enter a … Continue reading

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Brado

There are two things that I consistently count on as comfort food: Beef chow fun, and poutine.  I think these two dishes epitomize my cultural background (half Chinese, half French-Canadian), but it is a weird, if not gut-churning, combination. Speaking … Continue reading

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Red Deer: Redstone Grill & Wine Bar

I was thrilled to be treated to dinner by my good friend “Dr. X” while in Red Deer.  I knew it was going to be a nice meal, but I was in for a very pleasant surprise at Redstone Grill … Continue reading

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Victoria Restaurant

One of our favourite places to get a quick and cheap breakfast is Victoria Restaurant on Victoria Drive near 49th Avenue.  Often hidden by buses stoping for a time check, this tiny old school diner is a diamond in the … Continue reading

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Tim Hortons’ new Breakfast Wraps & Oatmeal

Those folks at Tim Hortons’ HQ must be working overtime!  In just a few weeks, they’ve launched not one, but two new breakfast items:  Breakfast Wraps and Oatmeal (I guess, being around all that coffee, they can’t help but be … Continue reading

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Apple Cinnamon Donut @ Tim Hortons

I have a ton of work to do and have seriously been ignoring this blog for too long (I must have at least 20 restaurants to post, including a stint of Seattle eateries), however, the silence has been broken thanks … Continue reading

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