Out With Erin

Exploring the Beauty of YYC and Beyond

Have you heard that Calgary has it’s first winery? You might be questioning how that is possible, considering our lack of wine growing weather conditions, but City & Country Winery has quite an interesting concept. They import grapes from all over the world. Once here, they can blend different varieties together to make their wine …

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Have you ever been to The Eden in Inglewood? Located right on 9 Avenue in an old, narrow building this family owned and run restaurant offers a beautiful breakfast every weekend. The restaurant itself is quaint and homey. The ceilings are beautiful tin and the walls are covered with changing local art work. They have …

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Free House opened in Kensington mid January and after hearing great things about it, I finally had the chance to check it out. The inside has been renovated and offers a bright, welcoming vibe with greenery and hanging string lights. The bar list includes only local beers and ciders on tap, and with 24 choices …

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Yellow Door Bistro offers seasonally inspired chef’s pancakes that continually change throughout the year. When we arrived and were informed the feature was ferrero rocher it was obvious that we had to try them out. This beautiful dish was served with three, chocolately, thick pancake stacked on top of one another. Between each layer, was …

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If you’re looking for an all natural and delicious yet, Hear Me Raw has the answer for you. This local company from Canmore, makes all their treats with ingredients that you can read. They are refined sugar free, gluten free, dairy free, and vegan, and let me tell you, they also taste amazing. Each ball …

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I’ve been to Pulcinella’s a few times for dinner, but had no idea about their incredible lunch special that they offer. For the small price of $17, you get a full course meal which includes: First, your choice of bruschetta or arancini. Second, your choice of salad, mixed greens or arugula and fennel. And finally, …

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