Irish Stew Preparation, Recipe and Video

A bowl of Irish stew

The social isolation brought on from Covid-19, I find myself not hosting The Lunchroom  @ Holy Trinity. So, I prepared the Irish Stew that we had hoped to serve on St. Patrick’s Day. I also made a video of me preparing this stew. It’s a first attempt to film using a LED ring light with …

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Lunchroom @ Holy Trinity – Pancake Day

Lunchroom bowl of soup

Last July, I wrote about starting my new position at Holy Trinity Anglican Church. It`s been a long and difficult road to getting things up and running. At the end of last year we decided we would start The Lunchroom @ Holy Trinity. This is a one day a week simple sit down lunch.  Getting …

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Pastry Castle – Edmonton Street

Pastry Castle Torte

A couple of months ago, I was walking down Edmonton Street, and noticed that the storefront next door to the Magic Room had brown paper up on the windows and that there writing suggesting that the Pastry Castle would be opening soon. After I posted a picture of this, I discovered that it was a …

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Garry Street Coffee, Human Bean Coffee + Tea

Garry Street Coffee Scone

Downtown Winnipeg has recently seen the opening of two new coffee shops. Or to be more precise, one new coffee shop, and an old coffee shop that has relocated. The new shop is Garry Street Coffee, located at 333 Garry Street, and the relocated shop is Human Bean Coffee & Tea, which after leaving both …

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Little Bangkok Thai, Shawarma Fusion

LIttle Bangkok Thai combo

Little Bangkok Thai has since closed, this was quite a disappointment. It’s place has been taken by a burrito bowl restaurant that I have yet to visit. Shawarma Fusion has also closed. Cityplace Food Court Hours tend to vary slightly from the regular Cityplace hours, but most food court places are open from about 11 …

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Browns Socialhouse Portage Avenue

Browns Socialhouse describes itself as an upscale casual dining restaurant. It’s a largely western Canada chain. According to their website there is one location in Ontario. Browns Socialhouse Hours Monday-Friday 11am – 12am Saturday – Sunday 10am – 12am Brunch served weekends and holidays from 10am – 2pm Browns is also wheelchair accessible. By and …

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Izakaya Edokko – Downtown Winnipeg

Izakaya Edokko Makunouchi Bento

I’ve been making more use of the Millennium Library in the last little while, so I find myself traveling up and down the streets in that area a little bit more than usual. Recently, I saw signs for Izakaya Edokko, a new Japanese restaurant. Located on the main floor of Place Louis Riel. Place Louis …

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Ukrainian Comfort Food – Estellia’s

Last weekend was ManyFest. This year the weekend was a busy one for me. As a result I didn’t get to take much of the festival in. Of course, I visited some trucks for Food Truck Wars, as I do most years.  Although I tried several dishes, Estellia’s Ukrainian Comfort Food was the only truck …

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