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Food + Drink

Raw Almond Recap: Chef Matt + Chef Alex stay afloat amid lost ingredients

Posted by Matt Ravenscroft, 1 year ago

Drake Catering just launched but Chef Matt Ravenscroft already has an impressive culinary feat under his belt. He assisted The Drake Hotel's Chef de Cuisine Alexandra Feswick in a unique opportunity for this year's RAW:almond event in Winnipeg! Overcoming obstacles as a team and cooking on a frozen river all while decked out in plaid; this is what a #canada150 moment looks like.

Raw Almond - restaurant
Food + Drink

Taste-testing Black Coffee + Pie with Ivy Knight

Posted by Brenna Parker, 1 year ago

Black Coffee + Pie is a new speaker series of talks that brings together people from in and around the hospitality industry to shed light on the not-so-obvious aspects of the business. Ivy Knight has curated a list of speakers that will facilitate collaborative conversations between industry professionals of all kinds. The first segment of Black Coffee + Pie with VICE's Patrick McGuire was SWEET! Find out what you missed and who’s up next on the roster.

BCPPie
Food + Drink

Our Chefs in the News

Posted by Adrienne Friesen, 1 year ago

There's more to The Drake than brunch! From healthy salads to indulgent treats, see what our culinary team has been cooking up this month.

Treviso salad
Food + Drink

Announcing Drake Commissary

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

Opening in the Junction Triangle in the spring of 2017, Drake Commissary is a new creative culinary hub that invites the culture seeker in everyone to a unique experience in a neighbourhood bursting with ingenuity.

Drake Commissary 1
Food + Drink

Grow a Pair: Weingut Hirsch x Treviso Salad

Posted by Adrienne Friesen, 1 year, 1 month ago

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

Treviso Salad
Food + Drink

How to Make an Award-Winning Caesar

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 2 months ago

We're not ones to brag, but we will take that pat on the back for NOW Magazine's Reader's Choice Award for BEST CAESAR, 2016.

Drake Caesar NOW Magazine Reader's Choice