Underground Opera – Garden Party

Last night I attended a Garden Party put on by Underground Opera. Underground Opera is one of the five opera companies that operate here in Winnipeg. The other four, if I’m correct, are Manitoba Opera Company, The Little Opera Company, Flipside Opera Company, and the Contemporary Opera Lab.* Members of Flipside joined in the performances. Five may …

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Tallest Poppy, Sherbrook Street

For several years, The Tallest Poppy bloomed on North Main. A popular breakfast and lunch spot under the ownership of Talia Syrie, the original location was closed when Ms. Syrie took the opportunity to help start up Come ‘N Eat Cafe at the Neechi Commons. Having seen that enterprise successfully get on it’s feet, she …

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Elements Restaurant – Portage Avenue

Elements meat loaf

Update, October 30th, 2019 Elements opens during the university school year, and then closes over the summer. I like to check it out every so often, because the menu gets changed from time to time. One thing that always stays the same is that the emphasis is on fresh local food. I stopped for a …

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