Tempt your Taste Buds this Fall during the Culinary Celebration A Taste for Adventure

Photo credit: Banff Lake Louise Tourism/Paul Zizka Photography 

This Fall season, something scrumptious is coming to Banff and Lake Louise to be enjoyed by those with a love for adventure and everything delicious. Starting October 24 and running until November 6, 2016, a number of talented chefs in Banff and Lake Louise will share their creative spirit during the culinary celebration, A Taste for Adventure.

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Restaurants all over Banff and Lake Louise will be offering special menus at fantastic prices with options that inspire as much awe as the Rocky Mountain landscape. This year, our very own Sleeping Buffalo Restaurant at Buffalo Mountain Lodge will showcase its unique and delicious menu offerings and prove why this hidden gem is a perennial Favorited among guests and locals alike.


Sleeping Buffalo has garnered international acclaim for its Rocky Mountain Cuisine, which features elk and bison from the Canadian Rocky Mountain Ranch. The warm ambience, roaring fireplace in the lounge and the attentive service combine to make dining in the restaurant an experience to treasure for adventurers everywhere.

buffalo-mountain-lodge_banff_canadian-rockies_dining-roomFor this year’s Taste for Adventure, Sleeping Buffalo Restaurant is offering a three-course menu for $39, which will include favourites like Steamed Mussles, Brome Lake Duck Leg Confit and Dark Chocolate Cheesecake with Berry Compote. There are a variety of delicious choices for every palate and preference.

buffalo-mountain-lodge_banff_canadian-rockies_dining-room- Taste for AdventureAbove: Steamed Mussels in a Tomato, Shallot & Saffron Broth Topped with Fresh Herbs and Parmesan Crostini.

Buffalo Mountain Lodge - Banff - Taste for Adventure Menu Above: Brome Lake Duck Confit – Double Smoked Bacon Lentil Ragout, Nectarine Relish, Green Beans & Butternut Squash.

Buffalo Mountain Lodge - Banff - Taste for Adventure Menu Above: Dark Chocolate & Grand Marnier Cheesecake with Berry Compote and Crème Fraiche

Whether it be for a weekend getaway with friends or a romantic evening in the Rockies with someone special, this menu is sure to add to the charm of the beautiful mountain landscapes. After enjoying your delicious meal, get cozy in front of your in-room fireplace before soaking in the outdoor hot tub or snuggling under a cozy down duvet in your guest room.


For those looking for a true mountain getaway, take advantage of the Canadian Rockies Bed & Breakfast where you can enjoy a delicious breakfast in the Sleeping Buffalo Dining Room before exploring the nearby trails and breathtaking views in the area.


Come be a part of every local’s favorite festival, all while treating yourself to delicious and unique menu items in beautiful Banff. Book your getaway for A Taste for Adventure at Buffalo Mountain Lodge and start on your culinary journey in the heart of the Rockies. To reserve your table at Sleeping Buffalo, call 403.760.4484 or book online.

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Sleeping Buffalo Taste for Adventure 2016 Menu
3 Courses | $39


Spinach, Corn & Squash Chowder with Chive Oil


Artisan Lettuce, Roasted Balsamic Beets, Goat Cheese, Raspberry Vinaigrette Topped with Toasted Pumpkin Seeds


Steamed Mussels in a Tomato, Shallot & Saffron Broth, Topped with Fresh Herbs and Parmesan Crostini



Slow Braised Bison Short Rib, Sweet Potato & Gorgonzola Mash, Brussel Sprout Leaves and Bourbon Game Glaze


Sesame Crusted Salmon Fillet, Leek Red Thai Rice, Bok Choy and a Lime Ginger Beurre Blanc


Brome Lake Duck Leg Confit, Double Smoked Bacon Lentil Ragout, Nectarine Relish, Green Beans & Butternut Squash



Sticky Date Pudding, Caramelized Pear, Maple Ice Cream


Vanilla Espresso Cream Brulee, Pistachio Shortbread Cookie


Dark Chocolate & Grand Marnier Cheesecake, Berry Compote and Crème Fraiche