Monday, August 7, 2017

Flavourful Saskatoon, August 7, 2017


Farm-to-Table Dinner, Aug. 26 
Farm One Forty is hosting a farm-to-table dinner catered by Chef Scott Dicks on their farm on August 26.

Latte Art Throwdown, Sept. 9 
Venn Coffee is hosting a Latte Art Throwdown from 7-9 pm, Sept. 9. The competition, free pour only, is open to all baristas.


Sustainable Gourmet Dinner, Sept. 16
The Saskatchewan Environmental Society is hosting the 12th annual Sustainable Gourmet Dinner on Sept. 16. Local food is prepared by local chefs and there will be musical entertainment from Laura Beach of Twin Voices.

Rubbish Dinner & Movie, Oct. 17
The Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council is hosting a Rubbish Dinner on Oct. 17, creating a gourmet meal and beer from food that is often thrown away. Dinner will be followed by a movie about the food waste revolution.


Vegetarian Restaurants in Regina
If you’re heading to Regina, check out this list of vegan/vegetarian restaurants in Regina.

Canada Food Guide
Health Canada is asking for online feedback on the draft revisions to the Canada Food Guide. It’s an interesting process that takes into account food, health, culture, and environment.

Eat Your Weeds
After reading an article about cooking with purslane in Spain, I was delighted to see it for sale at Metchosin Farmers' Market on Vancouver Island.


Photos
Farmers' markets - supporting cultural diversity and a healthy, varied diet (Moss Street Market, Victoria)

Flavourful Saskatoon is a weekly Monday feature. I also post articles about food that is good, clean and fair; travel; and books. You may also enjoy EcoFriendly Sask profiling Saskatchewan environmental initiatives and events. 

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