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August 22, 2019

Alberta’s newest dine around festival celebrates local food

From August 9 to 18, experience Alberta on the Plate, highlighting all things local.

Dig into all things delicious and Albertan! In celebration of Alberta Local Food Week, Alberta on the Plate is a brand-new dine around festival showcasing the incredible bounty that is grown and produced across the province. From August 9 to 18, 2019, participating restaurants from all corners of the province will be offering multi-course, fixed price menus highlighting local producers, growers, distillers and brewers.

Hop in the car and try some of the hidden gems, like Cilantro and Chive in Lacombe, Twisted Fork in St Paul, Skinny’s Smoke House in Medicine Hat and The Water Tower Grill in Lethbridge. Keeping it urban? Enjoy powerhouses like Rouge and Modern Steak in Calgary, or Prairie Noodle Shop and Hart’s Table & Bar in Edmonton. Escaping to the mountains? Don’t miss out on stellar menus from restaurants like The Sensory in Canmore. Click here for the full list of participating restaurants.

Want to explore even more of Alberta’s local food scene? Head out for one of the Forage on the Farm initiatives in the Camrose, Lethbridge or Strathmore regions for an unforgettable walk on the wild side.  Led by fantastic herbalists and foragers, you’ll explore the wild edibles that make up the Alberta local foodscape, and then enjoy delectable dishes from local restaurants and producers. Be sure to check out the events calendar for other amazing local food experiences happening throughout the week as well.

Don’t forget to round out your Alberta on the Plate experience with a trip out of the city for Alberta Open Farm Days, August 17 to 18. Farms across Alberta will be opening their gates so that guests have an opportunity to experience the farm and understand where their food comes from. It is a backstage pass to meet the farmer, experience agri-tourism in Alberta, and taste local foods direct from the producer.

From the mountains to the prairies, the big cities to the small towns, get out and explore Alberta’s incredible local food scene while supporting the farmers and producers that are feeding Albertans day in and day out.

Alberta on the Plate is proudly supported by: Alberta Beef, Alberta Beekeepers Commission, Alberta Milk, Alberta Wheat, Alberta Craft Distillers Association, Alberta Small Brewers Association, Camrose Regional Exhibition, Community Futures Wild Rose and Tourism Lethbridge.  In partnership with Travel Alberta.  Program curated by Food Tourism Strategies Inc.


Pricing
Lunch menus – $19 or $29
Dinner menus – $29 or $39
Kids’ menus – prices vary by restaurant


Alberta on the Plate
At participating restaurants across Alberta
albertaontheplate.com

 

 

 

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