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Not Far From The Tree: Crabapples to Crabapple Sauce

Posted by Drake, 3 weeks, 5 days ago

When life gives you crabapples, call Not Far From The Tree (NFFTT) so we can make Spiced Crabapple Sauce for all to share.

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Food + Drink

Dinner Party Talk w/ Jennifer Dewasha

Posted by Ivy Knight, 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Meet one of the chefs of the anticipated Dinner Party. Not only does Colette's chef Jennifer Dewasha have a seat at the table, she's impacting the way it's set.

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IT'S IN THE CARDS: CHATTING W/ DRAKE COMMISSARY NIKI BOGHOSSIAN

Posted by Kayleigh Robinson, 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Want to get enlightened? Meet The Drake's resident Tarot card reader, Niki Boghossian who just so happens to also be a server at the Drake Commissary. She sets up shop at the Drake Hotel Lounge or the Commissary on alternating (Tarot) Tuesdays and to help guests get in touch with their intuition. We spoke to her about all things Tarot and ask some character determining questions.

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Food + Drink

Knight School presents the Teachings of Tourtière

Posted by Ivy Knight, 2 months, 1 week ago

Flex your kitchen skills (or lack thereof) and learn how to make a French Canadian style tourtière from someone who grew up with classic dish and ate it religiously. The first class of Knight School commences on SEP 17!

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Drake Commissary

Farmer's Table joins Bakery Bar Larder

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Shop our closet! Er - fridge. We've invited local farmer, Kawartha Mark, and Grassroot Farm to the creative culinary hub so you can get your hands on fresh produce every Saturday and Sunday @ 10:30AM!

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Drake Commissary

EXPLORING THE NEIGHBOURHOOD: TOWER AUTOMOTIVE BUILDING

Posted by Stephan Petar, 4 months, 3 weeks ago

It’s hard to imagine Toronto as an industrial hub with factories sprawled across the city in areas like Liberty Village and the Entertainment District. While these areas gentrified years ago, the Junction Triangle is in the midst of its transformation from an industrial wasteland to a booming community and arts and culture destination.

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