Drake Blog

Food + Drink

Drake Hotel Welcomes Internationally Renowned Italian Chef, Massimo Bottura!

Posted by Alexandra Feswick, 2 years, 12 months ago

From our kitchen to your stomach, a whole lot of heart goes into every Drake culinary creation. In today's blog post, our Drake Hotel Chef de Cuisine, Alexandra Feswick gives us a small taste of the chefs that inspire her big flavours!

Massimo Bottura
Style + Design

On The Road with Drake General Store

Posted by Drake General Store, 2 years, 12 months ago

This month, members of the Drake General Store design team hit the road for a whirlwind buying and sourcing trip. Their travels took them to fashion capital of the world, continental Europe’s largest financial center, sin city and sunny Los Angeles. Read about their trip in our latest Style post.

DGS In Paris
Hotel + Travel

Postcards From... Chile!

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 12 months ago

Our Drake One Fifty General Manager, Sarah Lyons, recently took a nice break from the Great White North’s sub-zero temperatures to explore Chile’s young, but rapidly growing wine industry. In today’s “Postcards From” feature, Sarah tells us about the occasion of her trip, accidental fermentations, tips and tricks to satisfy a newbie oenophile’s palate, and reminisces about her deep-rooted love affair with wine and how it all began.

Drake Devonshire

Cross-Country Skiing in Prince Edward County

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 12 months ago

Ana Yuristy, Drake’s Director of Corporate Services and avid cross country skier, hit the trails in Prince Edward County earlier this month. Here’s what she thought about the County’s cross country terrain.


Music Monday: Animal Collective

Posted by Drake, 3 years ago

Wild men, Animal Collective Come to the Underground


Going Everywhere and Anywhere with Douglas Coupland

Posted by Drake, 3 years ago

From Microserfs to Kitty Clone, Douglas Coupland has continued the distinctly Canadian tradition of McLuhanian thought regarding society, technology and culture. On now until April 26, Douglas Coupland: everywhere is anywhere is everything is the first major survey of the writer and artist's work, taking place at two notable Toronto institutions, the ROM and MOCCA.

Douglas Coupland Slogans