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Posted by Drake General Store, 1 year, 11 months ago

We, The Drake General Store team, are so excited to announce that we have partnered with one of our FAVE TO-based instagrammers, @chew.this to throw the ultimate HOUSE PARTY contest. We chatted with her about all things house party (including tips for taking the perfect 'instagram-worthy' shots of your table)

Chew This Photo #1
Hotel + Travel

Postcards from Alanya, Turkey + Barcelona, Spain

Posted by Sorcha Dunne, 1 year, 11 months ago

Can't it stay summer forever?

Food + Drink

Pilsner Urquell: The O.G. of Pilsner

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 11 months ago

We're celebrating the change of the seasons with Pilsner Urquell in a serious way.

Pilsner Urquell
Drake General Store

Introducing DRAKE PANTRY

Posted by Drake General Store, 1 year, 11 months ago

We’re excited to introduce our first collection of DRAKE PANTRY artisanal condiments + preserves, handcrafted in the Drake Hotel kitchen in Toronto. The collection of 12 sweet + savory goodies are now available ONLINE + in all 8 Drake General Store locations next week! FIND A STORE NEAR YOU

They make great gifts + additions to any pantry!

We chatted with the Drake Hotel Properties’ Corporate Executive Chef, Ted Corrado, about the DRAKE PANTRY collection – his personal faves + some kitchen tips.

Ted Corrado
Special Events

Holiday Party Planning 101

Posted by Dave Elliott , 1 year, 11 months ago

Alright alright, we know we're still waving goodbye to summer and we've barely pulled our Halloween costumes out of hibernation let alone our winter coats, but believe it or not friends, it's time to start planning that Holiday Party of yours! Dave Elliott, sales manager for the Drake Hotel, shares his top tips to make your Holiday Party as painless as possible, so you can skate on into the season and not want to "shoot your eye out!"

Holiday Planning
Special Events

Event Planner + Client = Wedding

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 11 months ago

Events specialist + founder of Curated By M Meagan Madill just got a new client: herself! In just a few weeks, Meagan + Sasha will be tying the knot at the Drake, and we couldn't be happier!

Meagan's Wedding