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May 28th is National Hamburger Day

Posted on Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:00 AM

The start of summer is almost upon us and nothing beats that crave-inducing smell of a burger on the barbecue. You know the one – that savoury, smoky, meaty aroma wafting through the air, often mingling with summery hints of fresh cut grass… and it usually sends us racing home to fire up the grill. Whether you’re an order-in or cook-out kind of burger buff, an exciting day to celebrate the all-mighty beef patty is coming.

Thursday, May 28th is, you guessed it, National Hamburger Day. The origin...


Comfort Food for the Soul

Posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 12:00 AM

“Comfort food is the food that makes us feel good – satisfied, calm, cared for and carefree (Ellie Krieger).

Comfort food is most commonly associated with food that reminds us of good memories or occasions and is something we turn to when we need to boost our spirits. We’ve all been finding ways to connect food memories to happiness and there is a wealth of options in Brantford to help us make those happen. Here are some heartwarming comfort foods and the businesses that are ready to serve you...


Celebrate National Wine Day Locally!

Posted on Monday, May 25, 2020 12:00 AM

“My only regret in life is that I did not drink more wine.” – Ernest Hemingway

Happy National Wine Day! With a vast array of options, wine is an exceptionally versatile beverage.  Before we share the best Brantford spots to make-your-own-wine, we thought we’d prepare you by giving you the tools you need to pick yourself the perfect wine! Experts use five common characteristics to classify and describe wine and if you’ve ever felt lost when wandering wine aisles, here’s a basic guide:

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Enjoy The Hudson at Home

Posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 12:00 AM

Hudson Public Kitchen + Bar is the newest restaurant addition to the heart of Downtown Brantford, right next door to the picturesque Harmony Square. Their vast food and drink menu will satisfy all your tastes and preferences and feel like your home-cooked meal away from home.

Their delicious menu features an assortment of tender steaks, juicy burgers and light bites. Some of our personal favourites include: three cheese spin dip, loaded pizza pan nachos, chili bread bowl, prime minister poutine,...


Sink your teeth into the best sandwiches in Brantford

Posted on Monday, May 18, 2020 12:00 AM

If you have a simple pallet like some people (namely, me) then you know the best foods are sometimes the most basic ones. One of my favourite foods of all time is a simple turkey sandwich, and if you have ever gone out for lunch with me then you know this is what I’m looking for most of the time. Brantford is home to a lot of great chains owned by locals and also a lot of unique independent restaurants too.  During these uncertain times, a lot of our local restaurants have been forced to close...