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Food + Drink

Jamie Drummond's Top PEC Wine Picks

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 6 months ago

Jamie Drummond, one of Canada's most treasured sommeliers, shares his top wine picks for your next trip to Prince Edward County.

Jamie Drummond's Top Wine Picks in PEC
People

#DrakeDreams: Justin Manning, Assistant Buyer

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 6 months ago

It's not everday you meet a stunning model, discovered in a quaint little cafe with piercing blue eyes and personality that melts the coldest hearts.

justin manning
Food + Drink

We Love Our Mocktails Like We Love Our Cocktails

Posted by Jen McNeely, 1 year, 6 months ago

In a recent Globe and Mail article entitled "The Dry Life," author Caitlin Agnew examines a fashionable trend towards sober living.

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Drake One Fifty

Things Heat Up For Twilight Tuesdays

Posted by Jen McNeely, 1 year, 6 months ago

“Get me a cold glass of red sangria ASAP!”

twilight tuesdays
Art

Kellen Hatanaka's Mural on The Drake Café Patio

Posted by Maggie Lever, 1 year, 6 months ago

There is a new mural on The Drake Café patio by Toronto-based artist and graphic designer, Kellen Hatanaka! Based on the curated Desert Cool (aka 1960s Palm Springs) summer theme at the Drake and influenced by the patio space, Hatanaka’s work depicts various unique plants and planters painted on a white wooden fence.

Drake Cafe Patio Kellen Hatanaka
Community

Six Things To Do In #The6ix This August

Posted by Jen McNeely, 1 year, 6 months ago

We've decided to start a list of monthly happenings in Toronto because a) we love an eclectic mix of cool culture, and b) we want to offer both city dwellers and hotel guests an easy list to refer to that makes planning simple.

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