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Monthly Archives: March 2017

2017 Healthy Chef Competition by BC Produce Marketing Association: Recap

The 18th Annual Healthy Chef Competition presented by BC Produce Marketing Association (BCPMA). The even is held to increase the awareness of the healthy aspects of eating fresh fruits and vegetables. I was invited this year as a media judge to attend [...]

March 31, 2017 British Columbia, Event

2017 Vancouver International Auto Show: Recap

I went to the 2017 Vancouver International Auto Show to get a look at a few of the new cars of 2017 and even sneak peeks of a few prototype 2018 models too from various car brands. I came as [...]

March 30, 2017 British Columbia, Car, Event

2017 Spring PC Insiders Collection: Products and Recipes

Every season, Presidents Choice introduces new items as part of their PC Insiders Collection. As the rain and snow drag on, we are longing to get outdoors and enjoy the sunshine. While we wait for spring to arrive, many of us are looking [...]

March 29, 2017 British Columbia, product

Thirsty Buddha Sparkling Coconut Water in Cocktails

Thirsty Buddha has come up with their new Sparkling Coconut Water. It’s an alternative to carbonated beverages with electrolytes and lots of potassium. If you like sparkling water and coconut water, it’s both in one can. It’s comes in 3 [...]

March 28, 2017 product

The Greek by Anatoli: Happy Hour in Yaletown

The Greek by Anatoli in Yaletown has just introduced Happy Hour and we were given a sneak peek into what customers would have on the menu. Some dishes in this review aren’t the right sizing for happy hour and may be [...]

March 27, 2017 Greek, Happy Hour, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Crab Park Chowdery: Clam Chowder and Soups in Gastown

Crab Park Chowdery is located in Gastown and they serve up chowders and different soups in a cup or a bread bowl. A little taste of Seattle up in Vancouver. I came here with M after work to give some [...]

March 26, 2017 Gastown, Three Beakers, WestCoast

Earls Test Kitchen: Happy Hour in Downtown Vancouver

Earls Test Kitchen is the place to go for happy hour before watching a movie at night. What is different about this Earls is that it is a culinary playground to craft different dishes and drinks that may influence the [...]

March 25, 2017 Downtown, Happy Hour, Three Beakers

India Bistro: Indian Cuisine in Vancouver

India Bistro is located on Davie Street and they have an all you can eat lunch buffet. I actually came here with a friend for dinner to try out a few different items from their menu. I love Indian food, but [...]

March 24, 2017 Indian, Kid Friendly, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

VCC’s International Culinary Arts: Spring 2017 Chef’s Table pop-up kitchen

VCC’s International Culinary Arts students are bringing the Chef’s Table pop-up kitchen back to the VCC Broadway campus for spring of 2017 and runs until April 21st. It’s one of the hottest tickets in town since it’s only $30 for [...]

March 23, 2017 Culinary School, Event, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Limited Edition Firework Oreo is Coming Soon to Canada

Limited Edition Firework Oreo is coming to a grocery store near you. I was at the Grocery & Specialty Food West Convention and stumbled upon this new product. The rep confirmed that they are shipping to grocery stores quite soon just [...]

March 22, 2017 product

Filet-O-Fish, Big Mac and McChicken Sauces Coming Soon to Canada

McDonald Sauces are coming to a grocery store near you. They are working with Heinz/Kraft to make this product available to all Canadians. Probably Americans too. I was at the Grocery & Specialty Food West Convention and stumbled upon this new [...]

March 21, 2017 product

The Eastwood: Pub on Fraser Street

The Eastwood is a new restaurant on Fraser Street. They serve brunch and lunch, but we decided to come for a visit for dinner. The place got busy later in the evening with people coming here to enjoy the game, [...]

March 20, 2017 Kensington, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

Starbucks Canada: Spring Cups are here

Starbucks Canada is celebrating the season with its first-ever spring hot beverage cup, available now at Starbucks stores across Canada for a limited time. Each tall, grande and venti size gets its own cheerful colour and will have either a [...]

March 19, 2017 British Columbia, Cafe

Siga-Siga’s Filipino Food in Vancouver

Siga-Siga’s Filipino Food is located near Broadway and Fraser. We were going to a nearby restaurant and saw a sign for their ‘To Die For’ Wings. How could we not? Might as well go on an impromptu eating adventure. They [...]

March 18, 2017 Filipino, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Mikan Cafe: Japanese Pasta and Poutine

Mikan Cafe is the sister restaurant of Cafe de L’Orangerie. They have poutine, Japanse spaghetti, sandwiches and other items on the menu. This cafe use to be called Jean Talon, but they changed up their menu and has a new [...]

March 17, 2017 Cafe, Japanese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Ban Chok Dee: Thai Food in Langley

Ban Chok Dee Thai Cuisine is a restaurant in Langley. I was shopping in the area and needed to find a place for dinner with the family. I’ve heard lots about this place and I wanted to give it a [...]

March 16, 2017 Langley, Thai, Three Beakers

Eggslut: Breakfast Sandwiches in Vegas

While in Vegas, I always have to try to eat as much as I can. One go-to place for breakfast is Eggslut in the Cosmopolitan Hotel. Eggslut originated from Los Angeles and there are a few other location in the [...]

March 15, 2017 Brunch, Four Beakers, Las Vegas, Sandwich

KFC Canada: Behind the Scenes

When I saw that KFC Canada was opening its doors and let customers behind the counter with the world’s first KFC Cooking School, I signed up right away and paid my “tuition fee” of $5. The downside was that it [...]

March 14, 2017 British Columbia, Fast Food
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