About Edmonton Food Tours

Edmonton Food Tours is a division of Alberta Food Tours, Inc. with sister companies Calgary Food Tours and Canmore Food Tours. We love showcasing Edmonton originals.

Our team is ready to share the bounty of Edmonton's food scene with you.

Meet The Founder

Karen Anderson

Karen Anderson founded Alberta Food Tours, Inc. in Calgary in 2006 and serves as President and CEO. She is certified by Food Tour Pros and along with tours in Alberta she leads culinary escapes to India annually.

When not touring, Anderson writes about food and travel for CBC Radio, Apple Magazine, City Palate, Avenue and WestJet magazines. She is an IPPY and Taste Canada award-winning cookbook author for aspicytouch.ca with Noorbanu Nimji.

You can follow her adventures at savouritall.com


Meet our Tour Leaders

When you spend a day with our team, you are not only connecting with local food experts but also Alberta tourism ambassadors with extensive knowledge of fun things to do!

Liane Faulder

Tour Leader

Liane is one of Alberta's most experienced food journalists having worked at the Edmonton Journal for 27 years and has been a food writer there for the past 10. She loves to travel, cycle and read.


Cindy Lazarenko

Tour Leader

Cindy Lazarenko is an award-winning chef who loves to give the Ukrainian dishes of her heritage a modern spin. She lives in the Highlands neighbourhood of Edmonton and is very active in the community.


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