Everything Cheese

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Everything Cheese is what it’s name says: everything cheese …. and more! An epicurean oasis tucked away in Riverbend, Everything Cheese is every cheese lover’s dream. Proprietors Lydia Charalambakis and Tania Hrebicek opened their doors on October 29th, 2010, just a year after their initial decision to venture into the world of cheese. Friends since their University days in Toronto, …

Irvings Farm Fresh Berkshire Pork

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If I’m cooking with pork, I’m cooking with Irvings Farm Fresh!  The quality and range of pork cuts and products from Irvings Farm is without equal in our farmers’ markets and shops. Which is why it’s the pork of choice for so many chefs in town. A couple of weeks ago I drove out to Round Hill to meet Nicola …

Hemp Oil, Mighty Trio Organics

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Mighty Trio Organics produce their Cold-Pressed Organic Oils in Redwater, Alberta.  A family-run producer, they buy their seeds direct from farmers, and you can buy their oils direct from them!  Look for their booths at Old Strathcona, City and St. Albert Farmers’ Markets. Mighty Trio’s Hemp Oil is my personal favourite.  It looks and tastes “green”, a nutty, herbaceous, deeply …