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Canada 150

Bookmarking Canada 150 w/ Martha Sharpe of Flying Books

Posted by Drake, 1 month ago

To mark Canada's 150th birthday we decided to bookmark a reading list of essential past, present and future CanLit as suggested by experts who spend a lot of their time reading or writing for a living. First, we talked to West Queen West neighbour and propieter of Flying Books, Martha Sharpe.

Bookmark
Canada 150

Pre-Barn Burner Hockey ICE BREAKER with Chuck Hughes

Posted by Ivy Knight, 1 month ago

To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday we put together an all-star lineup of Montreal and Toronto Chefs for the first-ever Barn Burner Hockey Game. In the first of a series of ice breakers, we find out which Chef's go-to post-game meal as a kid was French Onion Soup, and how far they've come as a player since the early days of not knowing what "offside" meant.

Chuck Hughes
Canada 150

The Drake X Drake General Store bring it home for Canada's Top Ten

Posted by Christine Vu, 1 month, 1 week ago

"The Drake brought the Chesterfield Lounge to life and has made the actors, producers and directors from our Top Ten selections as well as our audiences feel like Canada's Top Ten Film Festival is home to them." We used our expertise in Canadiana cool to create a set for the 16th Annual Canada's Top Ten Film Festival. Read about the behind-the-scenes set up that put it all together.

Canada Top Ten - Chesterfield Lounge
Food + Drink

Grow a Pair: Weingut Hirsch x Treviso Salad

Posted by Adrienne Friesen, 1 month, 1 week ago

Revealing The Drake’s perfect pairings one post at a time. Next up, Weingut Hirsch x Treviso Salad.

Treviso Salad
Canada 150

The Drake Barn Burner Hockey Game: Toronto vs. Montreal Chefs

Posted by Drake, 1 month, 2 weeks ago

For Canada’s 150th, we’re throwing it down with two quintessential Canadian passions: hockey and great food

Barn Burner Hockey Game Canada 150
Canada 150

Sunday Night in Canada

Posted by Drake, 1 month, 2 weeks ago

The Drake is taking a culinary trip across Canada and you’re on the guest list!

Sunday Night in Canada Heritage Dinners