Category Archives: EGOC at Festivals

EGOC Donair. I Repeat… EGOC DONAIR!

I’ve been getting a lot of questions about the crusade. “Are you still doing that green onion cake thingy?” they say. I like how they call it a thingy. Like it’s some sort hobby. Like needlepoint or river dance. OK … Continue reading

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Siu To: The Legend

When I first embarked on this green onion cake odyssey, all roads seemed to lead to Siu To.  Here I was, moments from meeting him.  With my notebook and iPhone on the ready, I found a table in the courtyard … Continue reading

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Green Onion Cakes at Heritage Days 2013

This miserable wintry day (it’s currently -40 in the Capital City) has me thinking back to the glory days of summer.  If you close your eyes I bet you can picture it…  Nothing says summer in Edmonton like festivals.  And … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain Wine and Food Festival 2013

  The Rocky Mountain Food and Wine Festival will be in town October 25 and 26th, 2013 at the Shaw Conference Centre.  The festival is the largest food and wine event in Alberta.  It offers participants a chance to sample … Continue reading

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The Story of an EGOC Virgin…

This is the story of a green onion cakes virgin.  Hard to imagine that a son of Edmonton, born and raised, had lived his whole life having never tried one.  This was the year things were going to change for … Continue reading

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