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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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EGOC Review: Blue Plate Diner

T’was a lovely day for a green onion cake. A dear friend informed me that she was indeed free for a quick bite. A handy search of my site reminded me of a nearby spot I was yet to try: … Continue reading

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EGOC Review: Oodle Noodle Jasper Avenue

Thanks for tuning in on my journey to eat through all the green onion cakes in Etown. Next up: Oodle Noodle on Jasper Avenue and 109 Street!

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EGOC Review: Lemongrass Cafe

Tucked in behind the McDonald’s on Calgary Trail and 51 ave you’ll find the Lemongrass Cafe, purveyor of fine Vietnamese cuisine. The place was jammin on a beautiful Wednesday afternoon in Edmonton. What seemed liked hundreds of people were enjoying … Continue reading

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EGOC Review: Hoang Long WEM

The journey to taste every EGOC in the city continues at Hoang Long, West Edmonton Mall! It was a frigid Edmonton day that saw us headed to the big mall (-32 degrees eek!) After a morning spent frolicking at the … Continue reading

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EGOC Review: The Underground Tap & Grill

Fresh off our interview with CKUA, I convince Siu to join me for lunch. I had been meaning to try The Underground’s “Green Onion Cake Sandwich”, especially after Linda Tzang suggested she wouldn’t consider green onion cakes Edmonton’s signature dish … Continue reading

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EGOC Review: Happy Garden

Tucked away behind the hustle and bustle of 109th street you’ll find Happy Garden.  Nestled among the big trees and old houses of Parkallen stands an Edmonton institution.  Credited as being the first home of the Edmonton green onion cake, … Continue reading

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EGOC Review: XIX

Our next entry into the green onion cakes odyssey takes us to XIX (Nineteen) in Terwillegar. To say that I was excited to try the green onion cakes here would be an understatement.  Chef Andrew Fung had created a Charred … Continue reading

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EGOC Review: Dumplings The Restaurant

Thanks for tuning in on our hunt to find the best green onion cakes in Edmonton. Next up: Dumplings The Restaurant located just off the Henday along 91st street. I have to say that the fact that this place has … 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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