Sookram’s Brewery

Brews, Business & Big Dreams: Five Years at Sookram’s Brewing Company with Andrew Sookram I think that because you love it and it’s my passion, it just, it just keeps me going. It keeps, keeps us fueled Andrew Sookram Five Years of Passion and Community: Celebrating a Milestone at Sookram’s Brewery. Five years is a […]

Sipping Success: Patent 5 Distillery Unveiling New Whiskey & Rum Releases

Sipping Success: Patent 5 Distillery Unveiling New Whiskey & Rum Releases with Brock Coutts We have probably about 250 barrels of whiskey and rum aging right now. That is so exciting. Brock Coutts Welcome to a journey inside Patent 5 Distillery, where the art of distilling spirits is not just a process but a passion […]

Breaking Barriers: Mental Health in the Black Community

Nadia Thompson Breaking Barriers: Mental Health in the Black Community Celebrating Black History and Promoting Mental Health in the Black Community In this interview on Winnipeg Weekends on 680 CJOB, Kevin Burgin talks to Nadia Thompson, the Black History Manitoba chairperson and program director. Nadia explains that the organization works throughout the year, not just […]

Rudy’s Eat & Drink: Winnipeg’s Locally Owned Downtown Restaurant

Kenzie Robb Rudy’s Eat & Drink Winnipeg’s Locally Owned Downtown Restaurant Rudy’s Eat & Drink is a locally owned restaurant located in the heart of downtown Winnipeg. Celebrating 13 years in business, GM Kenzie Robb talks about the unique interior space with capacity for 260 guests, an outdoor patio, and a lounge. Rudy’s has been […]

A Big Bake Sale to send Dream Kid Emily to Australia

A Big Bake Sale Exchange District Pharmacy is hosting a modern twist on the traditional bake sale with the big bake sale at the Exchange District Pharmacy on Saturday, April 15th. Ryan Chan, the owner of the Exchange District Pharmacy, and Carly Tardiff are raising money to give a wish to Dream Kid Emily, a […]

Craft Distilling: A Talk with Patent 5 Distillery Owner Brock Coutts

Winnipeg Weekends Craft Distilling: A Talk with Patent 5 Distillery Owner Brock Coutts Join Kevin as he talks with Brock Coutts owner of Patent 5 Distillery, about his journey from accountant to distillery owner and the craft distilling movement. Learn about the cocktail room and distillery on Alexander Avenue and the range of products made, […]

George Tsouras – Kitchen North – Manitoba’s first indigenous Pizza Company

George Tsouras – Kitchen North – Manitoba’s first indigenous Pizza Company Kitchen North is the city’s first indigenous pizza company and newest food producer of handmade food products. Located in the North End, the company has been open for four months and employs mostly indigenous staff members. Kitchen North Manitoba’s pizzas are made with local […]

Dave MacKay – Little Bones Wings

Dave MacKay – Little Bones Wings Dave, the owner of Little Bone’s Wings, talks about pricing and inflation in the restaurant world. Restaurants have been struggling with double-digit cost increases for the past 200 weeks and have had to absorb these blows without increasing prices. He also explains that the current spike in chicken wing […]

Winnipeg VegOut! 2023

Winnipeg VegOut! 2023 Winnipeg’s premiere all-vegan restaurant festival returns! We are thrilled to present a stellar lineup of restaurants, bakeries, and cafés for Veg Out 2023, featuring the finest vegan dishes in the Manitoba! Randy Tonnellier, VegFest Media Relations/Event Coordinator fill us in.