Foodology

Monthly Archives: May 2015

The Arbor: Vegetarian Restaurant on Main Street

The Arbor is a vegetarian restaurant located on Main street created by the minds behind The Acorn. My friend and I decided to come here for dinner to check it out as it was pretty busy, but they still had [...]

August 16, 2017 Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers, Vegetarian

Neptune Chinese Kitchen at Hard Casino in Coquitlam

Neptune Chinese Kitchen recently opened at Hard Rock Casino in Coquitlam. There are currently 12 restaurants under the Neptune Restaurant Group. You’ll notice they have expanded quite quickly in the last few years. You’ll find an array of Chinese dishes [...]

August 15, 2017 Chinese, Coquitlam, Seafood, Three Beakers

McDonalds Canada: 67¢ hamburgers on August 16th

To celebrate 50-years of McDonald’s in Canada, guests from coast-to-coast can enjoy a classic hamburger, at a classic price – in recognition of its 1967 birthday. McDonald’s is serving $0.67 hamburgers on August 16th from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in every restaurant across Canada, while [...]

August 14, 2017 British Columbia, deals, Fast Food, Promotion

The Brunch Affair at the Shipyards in North Vancouver

I’ve mentioned before that I LOVE brunch, so checking out the Brunch Affair was only natural! The inaugural event was held at the Pipe Shop at the Shipyards in North Vancouver. My good friend, Alvin, attended the event with me. [...]

August 13, 2017 Brunch, Event, North Vancouver

Old Abbey Ales: Craft Beer in Abbotsford

Old Abbey Ales was on our list of craft breweries in Abbotsford. We made this one of our last stops before heading back home. When with my foodie friends, craft beer is always a must. Tasting Room The tasting room [...]

August 13, 2017 Abbotsford, Brewery, Three Beakers

Raven’s Brewing Company: Craft Brewery in Abbotsford

We were in Abbotsford for the weekend doing a mini getaway from Vancouver. We were heading to Castle Fun Park but needed beer to finish off the day. Raven’s Brewing Company was on the list of suggested breweries, so we [...]

August 12, 2017 Abbotsford, Brewery, Three Beakers

Going Across the Border with Modo

I have a corporate Modo account through my employer, but I recently got an individual account for personal trips in and out of town. I love how you can take their cars across the border and it’s a-ok. Their fleet insurance [...]

August 11, 2017 British Columbia, Car, travel

Celebrating 25 Years of Beretta Farm’s Good Food Journey

When I first received my invitation to this event, I honed in on two things: there would be an abundance of farm-to-table goodness & the suggested attire was “country chic.” I’m the girl who lined up an hour and a [...]

August 10, 2017 Event, Toronto

Rocko’s Diner: Archie Themed Milkshakes and Burgers

Rocko’s Diner is a 24 hours diner and is best know for bring in the pilot episode of Riverdale. Since we were passing by Mission, BC, we decided to make a stop for breakfast before heading to Castle Fun Park. [...]

August 9, 2017 Brunch, Diner, Mission, Two Beakers

Summer’s Ice Cream: Fresh, Homemade Ice Cream Since 1984

Summer’s Ice Cream Shop in Yorkville invited me to try their ice cream the other week and since I consider ice cream a major food group, I obviously obliged! Summer’s Store front Summer’s is a family-owned ice cream shop that’s [...]

August 8, 2017 Dessert, Toronto

Richmond Night Market 2017: What We Ate

I went with a few of my foodie friends to the Richmond Night Market and we tried to find some of the most delicious items here. With over 100 food stalls, we only made a tiny dent in comparison to [...]

August 7, 2017 Event, Late Night, Richmond, Streetcart

Whale Watching and Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska

When we were making a port stop at Juneau, Alaska, we decided to go on a guided tour to go whale watching and view Mendenhall Glacier. Our travel agent was able to book us on 3 excursions for a good [...]

August 6, 2017 Alaska, travel

Soy Stained Devilled Eggs and Dungeness Crab from Egg Farmers of Canada’s Chef Ambassador Trevor Bird

Egg Farmers of Canada invited me to an evening celebrating local eating. While food trends may come and go, eggs are always in style and in season. And, to celebrate the bounty of Canadian produce, Egg Farmers of Canada’s Chef Ambassadors have [...]

August 4, 2017 appetizer, British Columbia

Sustainability at Ford Through Food By-Products

Food by-products, oversupply and other biomaterials are getting a second life in Ford vehicles. This is more important than ever as the world is changing and we only have one planet and scarce resources. We were invited to see first [...]

August 3, 2017 British Columbia, Car, travel

3 Quarters Full Cafe: Sweet Treats and Taiwanese Cuisine

I have a soft spot for Taiwanese comfort food, and 3 Quarters Full provides just that. Roman and I attended the Media Tasting for the cafe’s updated menu. The spread of cakes, sandwiches and teas definitely ramped up our appetites [...]

August 2, 2017 Cafe, Robson Street/West End, Taiwanese

Yui Japanese Bistro: Chefs Reg and Ping introduces new menu

Yui Japanese Bistro is launching new items on their menu this month and we were invited to give these items a try. I love dining here as its like a secret hidden gem in Downtown. They hide inside a business [...]

August 1, 2017 Downtown, Four Beakers, Japanese, Seafood, Sushi