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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

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

Exploring the neighbourhood: The Theatre Centre

Posted by Stephan Petar, 1 year, 4 months ago

We head down the street to meet our neighbours The Theatre Centre.

The Theatre Centre
Drake Devonshire

Do Sweater Weather Better

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 4 months ago

Yes, you may have thought a summer lakeside would be as good as it gets, but we’re willing to part with this one secret: October in PEC is lit.

October at Drake Devonshire, PEC
Special Events

TIFF Through Your Eyes

Posted by Stephan Petar, 1 year, 5 months ago

We’ve finally recovered from all the TIFF fun – have you?

LA Airstream,
Food + Drink

Interview: Top Chef Masters alum, Neal Fraser

Posted by Ivy Knight, 1 year, 5 months ago

We catch up with native Angeleno and Top Chef Masters alum, chef Neal Fraser before his Toronto arrival.