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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Café Dario 1390 Erin Street: A Best Meal

Café Dario re-opened last night. Initially, Café Dario will be open from 5-11 pm Fridays to Sundays. I caught wind of it through the Loaf and Honey Facebook page (more about them later in the review). I booked my reservation online, and ended up as the first customer through the door yesterday evening. Normally I would pay two visits before writing a review. Technically I have, because I went to Café Dario for a group dinner when a friend was…Continue readingCafé Dario 1390 Erin Street: A Best Meal

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Community Common Eating Fall Suppers

Future of Feasting Climate Fall Supper

Last night I attended The Future of Feasting fall supper. This supper is a little different from the one’s I’ve attended so far. The Future of Feasting: A Climate Fall Supper was the brainchild of five local organizations. Wildnerness Committee: Manitoba Office, Green Action Centre, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives: Manitoba Office, Manitoba Energy Justice Coalition, and Manitoba’s Climate Action Team. The dinner was held in the Roblin Room of Red River College. The tickets for The Future of Feasting…Continue readingFuture of Feasting Climate Fall Supper

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Arts & Entertainment Community Food

Prairie Voices – Tasting Notes

The 2019 version of Tasting Notes is happening on May 3 and May 4. I’ve already got my ticket and I can’t wait for this delicious event.Spring time is in full swing here in Winnipeg, and with the arrival of spring various arts groups are winding down their seasons and are also entering fundraising event season. Last weekend I attended Theatre by the River’s, Wine and Words, thanks to a ticket from Mel Marginet TBTR’s artistic director. Then, last night…Continue readingPrairie Voices – Tasting Notes

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Baires Gelato & Cafe – Marion Street

Baires Gelato & Cafe is now closed. It’s place has been taken by Diaspora Cafe. I have made one visit to Diaspora, and hope to make a second one soon.  A few months ago as I was wandering down Marion Street, I noticed a sign for a new cafe opening in the bottom of a condo complex. I made note and a few weeks ago  I paid my first visit to Baires Gelato & Cafe. I wasn’t in the mood…Continue readingBaires Gelato & Cafe – Marion Street

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Food Community

Standing on Guard – Dessert Fundraiser

This last week has been a very busy week. The twin themes of food and remembrance have been at it’s heart. On Tuesday, there was the Remembrance Day service and Roast Beef Dinner at St. Philip’s. Friday, I received a basket of MB holiday goodies.  Friday was also my usual time of cooking for my Confirmation class. Today, I cooked for the Saturday evening service at St. Margaret’s. Afterwards. I enjoyed desserts as part of the Standing on Guard, fundraiser.Standing on Guard consists…Continue readingStanding on Guard – Dessert Fundraiser

When Macky turned 20 part II
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Food Mobile Food Reviews and Such

Broadway Desserts Truck Versions

2022 Update: Even before Covid-19 hit, City of Winnipeg regulations were driving food trucks off of Broadway. Tokyo Rabbit is still around, but you aren’t likely to see them on Broadway any time soon. I picked up a hint from fellow MB Food Blogger Rebecca Hadfield that there was a new truck on Broadway.  This one was a Japanese dessert truck.  So, naturally I made my way up to Broadway , because I love my Broadway food trucks, and discovered…Continue readingBroadway Desserts Truck Versions