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Food Community theology

Pancakes, Pancakes, Pancakes.

It’s just about that time of year again. Tuesday, February 25th, is Shrove Tuesday, otherwise known as Pancake Day. As I have done in the past with my Fall Suppers posts, I am creating a list of the places serving pancakes in the upcoming couple of weeks or so. One difference between this and the fall suppers, is that this is open to community groups inside and outside of Winnipeg. So, if you are having a pancake supper, please feel…Continue readingPancakes, Pancakes, Pancakes.

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Garwood Grill – Pembina Highway

Garwood Grill is a family style restaurant located on Pembina Highway just a few blocks south of Winnipeg’s famed Confusion Corner. The Garwood Grill is one of those restaurants that is something of an institution. Once again however, it’s one of those institutions that until recently I’ve managed to avoid visiting. This despite the fact that I lived not far from the restaurant during a couple of stints of my early renting life. I think the best way to describe…Continue readingGarwood Grill – Pembina Highway

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Restaurants Reviews and Such

Frenchway Cafe – Lilac Street

The Frenchway Cafe is one of those places that gets talked about a lot, but somehow or other I never get around to writing up. About 15 months ago I paid a visit to interview Larissa Webster, the owner, as part of a post I wrote about a fundraiser called Stone Soup Luncheon. We ended up talking more about the French approach to food than we did about the event itself.This made for an interesting conversation. It was made clear,…Continue readingFrenchway Cafe – Lilac Street

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Common Eating Community Recipes

Mashed Potato & Sausage Casserole

This post is another one where I have combined a couple of different posts. The mashed potato & sausage casserole is the first of these three meals that I created using leftovers from the St. Philip’s Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper.pork stew cooking clergyA couple of weeks ago at St. Philip’s we had our Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper. We didn’t end up with a lot of unused food, but we did end up with a fair number of sausages.  St. Philip’s…Continue readingMashed Potato & Sausage Casserole