Here's what Alberta Organic Food has in store for Organic Week 2014!
Organic Alberta is partnering with local chefs and local organic producers to bring consumers a taste of what Alberta Organic Food has to offer! The Alberta Organic Culinary Trail features one great Edmonton restaurant (featuring delicious local, organic ingredients!) each night from September 20 to the 28th. Follow the trail to a new restaurant each day and savour the flavours of Alberta Organic Food!
Hungry for organics in Calgary?! Boxwood will be featruing a great organic dish all week long! Stop in and try their Stuffed Man's organic ramiro pepper with Grainworks organic black eyed peas, organic poplar bluff potatoes - DELISH!
The Coup will be featuring a 100% organic smoothie - as always - all week! They also source many of their ingredients from some of Alberta's best organic farms, so you'll be sure to get your organic fix inside their doors!
Keep up with our social media during Organic Week to find out where you should eat each night!
Want even more Alberta Organic Food flavours? Tweet us a photo of the Organic Week feature dish you're eating (and tell us where you're eating it!) and you'll be entered to win an Alberta Organic Food Prize Pack! Drawing to be made at the end of Organic Week, so you have 9 tasty days to get those photos in to us!
Demos, samples, and scavenger hunts - oh my! Community Natural Foods has a lot up their sleeves for Organic Week. Stay tuned to our social media to find out more!
As a THANK YOU to all their customers, Homegrown Foods is giving back. On Thursday, enjoy 25% off select produce, products, and supplements! Looking for more? All produce will be 15% off during Organic Week, and while in store, enter to win an organic gift basket!
Know it's more economical to buy a whole chicken, but don't know what to do with it once you get it home? This class takes the mystery out of cutting up whole chickens - but don't worry, the magic of organics will remain intact!
When: Tuesday, September 23 from 7 - 9pm
Learn to spatchock, 9" cut, and how to debone!
Pre-registration required; Click here for more information!
But that’s not all Alberta Organic Food has to offer; check out your local organic retailers - or hit up our social media - to find out what other great Organic Week events are in store!
Introducing Alberta's first Organic Culinary Trail!
To celebrate Organic Week, Organic Alberta and local Edmonton chefs have joined together to give restaurant patrons a taste of what Alberta's organic producers have to offer! This Organic Week, join on the trail any night, or follow the flavours of Alberta Organic Food for all five days!
RGE RD - Monday, September 22
It's hard to pin down just one dish at RGE RD that's the highlight of the Culinary Trail, since most of the veg they use come from Alberta's organic farms! Peas on Earth, Sparrow's Nest Organics, and August Organics are regular suppliers to Chef Lebsack - which we love - so they're produce are all over the menu!
The Marc - Tuesday, September 23
The Marc - Wednesday, September 24 (they just love Alberta's Organic Food so much, they needed two days!)
Corso 32 - Thursday, September 25
We're so glad to have Corso on board with us this year. Devout customers of Sundog Organic Farm, you can find Sundog's swiss chard in their Ricotta Agnolotti - YUM!
Highlevel Diner - Friday, September 26
As a finale to the trail, Highlevel featrues all sorts of ingredients from all sorts of organic farms. Meadow Creek Farms, Grainworks and Winter's Turkeys are all suppliers to Highlevel. With organic ingredients all across their menu, we're sure you'll find something delicious - and organic! - on their menu to suit your tastes!
Want even more of Alberta's Organic Food? Enter our Follow the Flavour contest! Visit one (or all four!) of the restaurants on the Trail for your chance to win an Organic Week gift basket of Alberta's Organic Food! Just snap a quick photo of your meal - before you devour it (that's the most challenging part!) - and tweet it to @OrganicAlberta with the hashtag #AlbertaOrganicCulinaryTrail - easy, organic peasy! Drawing to be made at the end of the week!