Every Canadian’s favourite drink holiday is here: National Caesar Day! With so many Caesars and so little time, we’ve compiled the ultimate list of Alberta’s best places to grab Canada’s unofficial National cocktail.
The Caesar’s birthplace is undoubtedly the first place anyone must stop to try the delicious, spicy drink. Here are our top picks!
Get your Calgary classic Caesar, as spicy as you like, no matter the time of time. We also hear that Craft Beer Market is home of the perfect hangover brunch which is only ever complete with the Three Point Vodka Caesar.
The unmistakable combination of vodka, clamato juice, hot sauce, and worcestershire sauce is taken to the next level at The Beltliner’s #WeekendCaesarBar. Fully stocked with every topping you could think of, your Satuday brunch just got a whole lot better.
The Bow Valley
Nothing calls for a caesar more than a trip to the mountains. If you find yourself in Banff or Canmore, here are our must-try’s:
Nestled right in the heart of Banff is The Bison Restaurant, also known as the mountain town’s brunch staple for over 15 years. Whether you’re recovering from a night out or a day hike, grab their spicy Caesar for the ultimate brunch, lunch or dinner. Amp up your Caesar with Eau Claire Distillery’s Three Point Vodka or Parlour Gin.
Half Hitch Brewing Company in the Old Canmore Hotel
Refuel at one of our favourite stops in Canmore is Half-Hitch Brewing, found in the old Canmore Hotel. More than just beer, Half-Hitch concocts a fantastic caesar that can be enjoyed alongside a hearty lunch or dinner menu on one of their two patios along Canmore main street.
Known as the best city for local eateries, Edmonton’s restaurant offer great food and great cocktails, especially Caesars!
Right in the heart of Edmonton’s festival and theatre district of Old Strathcona is The Next Act Pub, serving a classic Caesar (however you like it) alongside award-winning burgers.
Every Edmontonian finds themselves along Whyte Ave when looking for the best new or tried-and-true restaurant in the city. And of course, their Caesar is nothing short of impressive.
We couldn’t go without mentioning Lacombe’s epic Craft Caesar Flight Board complete with Eau Claire Distillery’s Dill Pickle Vodka as the feature spirit for their Pickle Caesar on National Caesar Day! Choose from Bacon, Garlic, Pickle, or Hot Pepper, or try all four.
There you have it, our top 7 Caesar picks in Alberta! Whether you like it spicy or mild, there are plenty of places to try Canada’s signature cocktail. Where do you find your favourite Caesar?