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Drake General Store x Bata Heritage

Posted by Caroline Rolf , 10 months, 2 weeks ago

Bata is making a triumphant return to Canada, just in time for the country’s 150th birthday.

Bata 1
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
Canada 150

PRE-BARN BURNER ICE BREAKER W/ ANTHONY WALSH

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

Excitement is spreading as we get closer to puck drop at The Drake's first-ever Toronto vs. Montreal chef Barn Burner Hockey Game. Featured in our newest installment of Ice Breakers is a self-proclaimed albatross on the ice, but he's ready to put his best skate forward for a good cause.

Anthony Walsh
Canada 150

PRE-BARN BURNER ICE BREAKER W/ Nick Chen-Yin

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

As a late addition to the team but a regular on the ice, Chef Nick Chen-Yin of Smoke Signals Bar-B-Q reveals his first hockey memory, his go-to concession snack and why Community Food Centres Canada is important.

Nick Chen-Yin
Canada 150

Pre-Barn Burner Ice Breaker w/ Marc-Alexandre Mercier

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

As we get closer to our epic Drake Barn Burner Hockey Game at The Drake Devonshire we're checking in with some of the competing players. For the newest installment of Ice Breakers, this Habs fan shares his favourite pre-game plate and the real reason he's entering the rink.

Marc-Alexandre
Canada 150

Pre-Barn Burner Ice Breaker w/ John Horne

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

Top Toronto and Montreal chefs are putting down their knives for a chance to sharpen their skates as the epic Drake Barn Burner Hockey Game approaches. In this new Ice Breaker we talk to a die-hard hockey fan who reminds us of the competitive nature of chefs!

Barn Burner - Horne