BML Outdoor Summer

Hippity-hop your way to the Rockies for Easter this year!

Posted on April 7, 2014
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Hippity-hop your way to the Rockies for Easter this year!   Easter is one of those holidays that starts to feel a bit like Groundhog Day after a couple of years-especially if you have kids.  Hide a bunch of eggs, eat too much candy, make a big dinner, clean up the mess…played on repeat, year after year. But Easter is also the kind of holiday that feels like it should be celebrated in an extra … Read the rest

Banff Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival

Posted on March 14, 2014
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Banff Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival and Buffalo Mountain Lodge – a match made in foodie heaven   Anyone who lives in Calgary or Edmonton-and enjoys wine and food (wait, that’s everyone, right?)-already knows that the Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival is a fantastic event. Row upon row of wines from around the world, a variety of delicious nibbles from your favourite restaurants, and lots of time to laugh and catch up with friends. … Read the rest

Winter Holiday Season with CRMR

Posted on October 15, 2013
Christmas at Emerald Lake Lodge

Celebrate Christmas in the Rockies with Canadian Rocky Mountain Resorts. Buffalo Mountain Lodge in Banff, Deer Lodge in Lake Louise, and Emerald Lake Lodge in Field, British Columbia are transformed into winter wonderlands for the holiday season- a truly magical spectacle for children and adults alike. Book your stay and enjoy all of the special events happening at the lodges. Emerald Lake Lodge – Field, British Columbia Christmas at Emerald Lake Lodge ‘Twas the night before … Read the rest

Foodie Friday – Grilled Asparagus with Goat Cheese

Posted on August 2, 2013
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Try this perfect summer side dish with your meal this August Long Weekend.   Grilled Asparagus & Goat Cheese. ½ cup balsamic vinegar 1 ½ lb (680 g) Asparagus 2 tbsp olive oil ½ tsp kosher salt ¼ cup virgin olive oil 2 tbsp fresh basil, chopped 2 tbsp red pepper, finely diced ¼ cup goat cheese ½ tsp sugar salt & fresh group pepper Directions: Reduce balsamic vinegar in sauce pan over medium heat … Read the rest

Celebrate Your Mom on Mother’s Day!

Posted on April 26, 2013
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Treat Your Mom on Mother’s Day! For all those countless hours your mom spent in the kitchen preparing meals making sure you are fed healthy, hearty and tasty meals – treat your mom to a delicious meal this Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 12, 2013. If your the next Suzy- or Stu-Homemaker with plans to whip up a delectable breakfast concoction such as  scrambled eggs with smoked buffalo and truffle oil served alongside a deliciously … Read the rest

Looking for a last minute wedding venue?

Posted on April 22, 2013
Wedding at Painted Boat Resort Spa & Marina

Are you looking for a last minute wedding venue? A Saturday in July?! Painted Boat Resort Spa & Marina located on the Sunshine Coast in British Columbia has Saturday’s in July open! In 2013! Available dates: Saturday, June 8, 2013 Friday to Sunday, July 5 – 7, 2013 Friday to Sunday,  July 12 – 14, 2013 Friday to Sunday, July 19 – 21, 2013 Saturdays in October, November & December are also open. Experience the … Read the rest

CRMR is cooking up a storm this spring!

Posted on March 15, 2013
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Canadian Rocky Mountain Resorts is cooking up a storm this spring! With Chef’s Tables in the mountains and in the city as well as a Food & Wine 101 class - get your plates and cutlery ready! Chef’s Tables are an opportunity for you to get intimate and interactive with the chefs behind CRMR’s scrumptious dishes. Inspired by the unique ingredients from CRMR properties the chef’s prepare a multi-course dinner expertly paired with wines from our boutique selection. Chef’s … Read the rest

Williams Selyem Russian River Valley Pinot Noir Tasting

Posted on March 1, 2013
Banff Rocky Mountain Food and Wine Festival

Cilantro will be hosting an afternoon tasting of Williams Selyem Russian River Valley Pinot Noir.  We will taste the vintages between 2001 and 2007 and the 2010.  The event will be held at Cilantro on Saturday March 23rd in the afternoon, reception starts at 1pm and the tasting will last roughly till 3pm.  The tasting will be hosted in a casual cocktail format, complete with food from Cilantro’s wood fired oven. The aim is to … Read the rest

Looking for Valentine’s Date Ideas?

Posted on February 11, 2013
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Looking for Valentine’s Date Ideas? We’ve got you covered in the city or the mountains!   Staying in Calgary? Bar C, Divino, The Ranche and Cilantro are the perfect place to take your loved one to share a delicious meal and savour a bottle of wine. Looking to impress? Head to Bin 905 and sample some of the finest Rosé Champagne. A girls best friend is diamonds, but Rosé Champagne is a close second! Hosted by Liam Sanderson. … Read the rest

Fun activities this weekend in Banff!

Posted on February 1, 2013
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Heading to Banff this weekend? The weather will be mild enough to enjoy the town, yet cold enough to take advantage of the nearby  ski hills and cross country trails. Be sure to try some of the below activities, whether it be with your family, friends or partner. Enjoy a bag of Roasted chestnuts in Banff Avenue Square for $5 per bag Cave and Basin Discovery Camp: Get a taste of what camp life was like … Read the rest