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  • 100 Mile Menus are Coming!

    August 17, 2011 Each year for the last three years we have challenged ourselves to develop two weeks of 100 mile menus for the Fresh Meal Service.  Although you would think that for a business like ours, this would be simple, it’s actually quite a chal… Read more »

  • CBC’s All in a Day

    Thank you to Shawna Wagman for her lovely plug on CBC’s All in a Day last week. Listen to the full interview here. CBC’s All in a Day

  • Hike for Hospice – the results are in!

  • Forks over Knives

    July 20, 2011 Next month, the Mayfair Theatre in Old Ottawa South will be screening a fascinating movie. Despite the most advanced medical technology in the world, North Americans are sicker than ever. Two out of every three of us are overweight. Cases… Read more »

  • Red Apron on CTV!

    July 12, 2011 Today, Leanne Cusack from CTV came to pay us a visit.  It was quite exciting, and the phone has been ringing off the hook ever since. Leanne pulls up a chair at the Red Apron

  • Savour Ottawa Harvest Table Dinner

    This event promises to be an interesting and exciting way to savour the harvest.  Savour Ottawa is committed to supporting local growers and have enlisted some of Ottawa’s best known chefs to cook for you – straight from the farm to your fork.  Get you… Read more »

  • Back to the BBQ

    June 26, 2011 Summer is here, and it’s time to drag out the BBQ and ‘Get Grillin’.  As you know, I am a fan of the Big Green Egg and other Kamado Style cookers.  For more details on this style of cooking visit the site of my good friend Mike, the Grate… Read more »

  • Closed Canada Day!

    June 24, 2011 As we do every year, the Red Apron will be closed Canada Day (July 1) and the following day (July 2nd) so that we can celebrate.  From June 27th to June 30th our fridges and freezers will be well stocked with local & organic items to… Read more »

  • Summer Picnic

    June 23, 2011 With the official arrival of summer, those lazy, hazy days are here and for a brief couple of months we get to really try and enjoy the outdoors.  What better way to take in the fresh air and sunshine than with a picnic?  Ottawa offers ma… Read more »

  • You’re Invited

    Join us on Saturday June 18th between 10am and 4pm while we celebrate the opening of our new store.  Throughout the day we will be sampling new items from our retail pantry featuring: Michaelsdolce Jams on Red Apron Scones Organic Saugeen Yogurt with J… Read more »