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Saturday
Dec262015

Top Food Media Influencers in Edmonton via Little Bird

I love that Sherwood Park, a bedroom community about 15 minutes east of Edmonton, will go down in history as the birthplace of the #YEGfoodhuddle movement. There's not much to speak of restaurant-wise in Sherwood Park, and it makes for great storytelling when something unlikely happens in the most unlikely of locations. No? What's YEGFood Huddle? It's hard to say at this point, only that Edmonton has a number of passionate people--chefs, producers, food writers/bloggers, and other invested parties-- who feel that we need to talk about the city's "food image problem," and that we need more communication amongst ourselves so that we can better represent ourselves to the wider world. Basically, we need to crow about our strengths (because we know no one else will) and we need to work on our weaknesses.

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