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Food Friday: Roasted Beet Salad

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

Our tastebuds are watering over the latest Food Friday segment. Jonathan Pong, Drake One Fifty's executive sous chef, shares one of his favourite dishes with us- the Roasted Beet Salad.

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Hotel + Travel

Postcards from... Napa + San Fran

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

In one of the last quiet moments before the summer rush leaves you clamouring for a spot at a Napa Valley tasting table, our HR Director Shivani enjoyed a bundle of fabulous experiences in a quick April jaunt to the Bay Area. Here are a few of her favourite moments...

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Art

Install In Progress: Luke Ramsey and Julia Dickens Murals

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

Somewhere in between the last dredges of winter's polar vortex and cooler spring temperatures, the Drake Hotel's curatorial team has been hard at work overseeing the installation of three new public murals by Julia Dickens, Micah Lexier, and Luke Ramsey.

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Drake by the Lake

Drake Heads to Prince Edward County this Summer

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

This summer we're heading to the County and we want you to come with us.

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Music

Music Monday: Sophie

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

We are honoured that the ever elusive music producer Sophie will be joining us this Thursday, May 22. Sophie is intentionally ambiguous... he/she/them have created a mystery surrounding identity, preferring the music to speak for itself.

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Music

Music Monday Bonus Edition: Afiara Quartet

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

Totally genre-defying, this is a show for the Toronto kids who’ve grown up in a city that embraces the TSO like it embraces EDM.

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Music

Music Monday: Brendan Philip

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

Toronto’s Brendan Philip has an enthralling vibe to his music that is both experimental yet soulful. The sound he creates is very uniquely his own.

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Art

Frieze New York 2014: Three Picks

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

In just three years, Frieze’s American outpost attests to the success of the London contemporary art fair’s co-opt of the Art Basel model. Here's our three picks for what to check out if you're in New York this weekend.

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People

We Love Your Mamas!

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

Mother's day is just around the corner and we've been so impressed by everyone's #heymamacontest entries! We were infinitely charmed by each mom...You sure didn't make it easy for us to choose a winner.

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Music

Music Monday: Leisure Cruise, Rush Midnight, & We are Wolves

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

Last week we introduced you to the up-and-coming duo ASTR. This week we bring you a super sized Music Monday with Canadian Music Week favourites Leisure Cruise, Rush Midnight, and We are Wolves. All these bands will be hitting the Drake Underground stage this Thursday May 08 as part of our late night bill. Check out full listings here. (image via)

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