August 16, 2014 What the Truck?! Sitemap

Are you ready to come out and enjoy Borden Park and some great food trucks tomorrow? The festivities get underway at 4pm!

What: What the Truck?! at Borden Park
Where: 7507 Borden Park Road
When: Saturday, August 16, 2014
Time: 4-8pm
RSVP on Facebook!

If you haven’t already done so, check out the menus here.

Borden Park is a big place, so we put together a simple sitemap to help you find the trucks:

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Please note the area is going to be busy, as the Canadian Derby is taking place at Northlands Park in the afternoon. Consider taking transit as parking will likely be limited!

DJs Chesterfield, Polyesterday and Thomas Culture will be setting the tone with the best beats to eat your treats to!!

Hoe to see you there!

August 16, 2014 What the Truck?! Menus

It’s our penultimate What the Truck?! of the season this Saturday – come out and enjoy an al fresco picnic in the park!

What: What the Truck?! at Borden Park
Where: 7507 Borden Park Road
When: Saturday, August 16, 2014
Time: 4-8pm
RSVP on Facebook!

To help you plan your meal (drumroll please), here are the menus from the nine participating trucks:

Bully Food Truck

  • Lobster and Crab BULLY MAC – a blend of 6 different cheeses with tender Mac, dressed with garlic butter panko and a four cheese blend topped with lobster and crab
  • Porchetta Marsala with White Truffle and Olive Oil Mashed and Dressed Greens -cured pork belly encasing brined pork shoulder marinated in Tuscan herbs, Parmesan cheese, and fresh spinach; topped with Marsala wine cream and served with white truffle and olive oil mashed; served with dressed field mixed greens
  • Crispy Turkey Lasagna Skewers with Rich Marinara Sauce – fresh local ground Hutterite turkey sautéed with onions, garlic and house blend of spices, rich tomato sauce, pasta and mozza cheese skewered and fried crispy; served with dressed greens and garlic Parm drizzle
  • Thai Beef Philly – chef spiced beef slow roasted and sliced thin, mixed with sweet sautéed onions piled into a soft cradle bun and topped with Thai green curry sauce and smokey toasted coconut-marinated cucumber and carrot

Canicus Catering

  • Meat Lovers Pizza
  • Vegetarian Pizza
  • Canicus Prosciutto Pizza

The Crooked Fork

  • Duck Burger – ground duck breast, blueberry and rat’s tail radish aioli, brie cheese, lettuce, portobello mushroom, hot house tomato and fresh mango on a pretzel bun
  • Shrimp Ceviche – Tulip tostada and floribean slaw
  • Crispy Chicken Sandwich – fresh chicken tenders, roaster red pepper aioli, red onion, tomato, iceberg lettuce drizzled with a dijonnaise and maple syrup sauce on a pretzel bun
  • Large Raviole (vegetarian) – stuffed with organic portobello mushroom and mozzarella cheese, fresh basil and tomato sauce, garnished with fresh Parmesan and cheese bread

Dolce & Banana

  • Authentic Porchetta Panino – tender pork shoulder, pork belly and pesto
  • Primavera Panino (vegetarian) – marinated eggplant, roasted red pepper, artichokes, pesto, cheese
  • Homemade Italian Sodas – 20 different flavors
  • Lemon Tiramisu
  • Pistachio Panna Cotta (gluten-free)
  • Cheesecake
  • Sorbetto – sorbet (gluten-free)
  • Granita (Italian slush)

Little Village

  • Kefteddy Burger – beef, pork and bacon patty on brioche with tzatziki and fresh cabbage mix
  • Slow Roasted Lamb – on top of little lemon potatoes and tzatziki
  • Lamb Gyro – slow roasted lamb wrapped in pita with tzatziki and fresh cabbage mix
  • Lil’ Roasted Lambwich – slow roasted lamb on brioche with pickled cabbage, feta and mint
  • Chicken Souviaki – wrapped in pita wth tzatziki and fresh cabbage mix
  • Falafel – chickpea patties wrapped in pita with tzatziki and fresh cabbage mix
  • Little Lemon Roasted Potatoes – with tzatziki
  • Little Village Eatmore Bars

Nhon Hoa

  • Combo Cold Cut Sub
  • Juicy Meatball Sub
  • Vietnamese Sausage and Shredded Pork Sub
  • Shredded Chicken & Pork Sub
  • Satay Chicken Sub
  • Satay Beef Sub
  • Teriyaki Chicken Sub
  • Vegetarian Sub
  • Spring Rolls
  • Salad Rolls
  • Fresh Fruit Bubble Teas

One Cool Cookie

Custom Ice Cream Sandwiches:

  • Skor bacon cookie with salted caramel ice cream
  • Triple chocolate cookie with black cherry ice cream
  • Chocolate chunk cookie with peanut butter chocolate ice cream
  • Coconut oatmeal cookie with vanilla ice cream
  • Or, choose your own combinations from a variety of cookies and ice cream flavors! Plus ice cream floats and sorbets, too.

S’WICH

  • Rootbeer-Braised Brisket – horseradish aioli, lettuce, fresh radish on fresh-baked hoagie
  • Green Curry Deli Chicken – house-made deli-chicken, green curry mayo, pickled bamboo on fresh-baked pretzel bread
  • Chickpea Masala (vegetarian) – madras-curried chickpea, house sriracha cream cheese, fresh coriander, pear
  • Peanut Butter-Brownie Ice Cream Sandwich (gluten-free)
  • “Kardashian” Ice Brownie – frozen double-chocolate brownie (gluten free)

DJs Chesterfield, Polyesterday and Thomas Culture will be setting the tone with the best beats to eat your treats to!!

Update 08/15: Unfortunately, Native Delights is no longer able to join us, but we can’t wait for you to check out these other 8 incredible trucks!

August 16, 2014 What the Truck?! Line-up

Are you getting excited for our next big event? It’s less than two weeks away – be sure to mark Saturday, August 16 in your calendar!

What: What the Truck?! at Borden Park
Where: 7507 Borden Park Road
When: Saturday, August 16, 2014
Time: 4-8pm
RSVP on Facebook!

Borden Park

We’re looking forward to having nine great trucks joining us at Borden Park:

We’re glad to have some familiar favorites back, and we’re thrilled to welcome Canicus, Dolce & Banana, Native Delights, and One Cool Cookie to their first What the Truck?! event!

Stay tuned for menus next week!

Save the Date: What the Truck?! on August 16, 2014

We haven’t exactly made the date of our next What the Truck?! a secret, but we have yet to reveal the location of our second last event of the season…until now:

What: What the Truck?! at Borden Park
Where: 7507 Borden Park Road
When: Saturday, August 16, 2014
Time: 4-8pm
RSVP on Facebook!

The City has invested a lot to redevelop and reanimate the park, including installing public art, play structures and new public washrooms.

Borden ParkMeet “Willow”!

We can’t think of a better place to gather for an outdoor picnic, and invite you to join us to not only explore the park, but to also enjoy some tasty eats!

Stay tuned for a list of participating trucks to be posted next week.

How To Make the Most of Your What the Truck?! Experience

We’re ONLY a day away from our next What the Truck?! event in Old Strathcona! But are you as ready for the big day as you think you are?

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Our team does what we can to make What the Truck?! a fun event for everyone, but there is a bit of science to taking it by storm and being a food truck festival pro. If this is going to be your first WTT event – don’t worry – we’ve assembled all of the tips and tricks we could think of from the food trucks, past and present attendees, and the little things we’ve learned from past events.

You can find out the (not quite rocket) science behind having a wicked What The Truck?! experience here, or mosey on over to the FAQ to answer any of those crazy questions that you’re dying to find out about!

We hope to see you out tomorrow (Friday, June 13th) from 5-9PM at McIntyre Park in Old Strathcona for What the Truck?!, armed and ready to have a great time!