Foodology

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Urban Thai Bistro: Happy Hour in Yaletown

Urban Thai Bistro has happy hour from 3 – 6 pm and 9 – 10 pm. $4 drinks, $6 appetizers, and $8 salads. Since Summer is coming very soon, what better way to celebrate than happy hour after work. We invited [...]

May 21, 2017 Happy Hour, Thai, Three Beakers, Yaletown

Callister Brewing Co: Co-Working Brewery

Callister Brewing Co has a unique concept and they operate as a co-working brewer. They support independent, talented brewers to grow their business by creating accessibility to equipment and commercial facilities. They currently have Boombox Brewing, Real Cask, and Lightheart Brewing [...]

May 20, 2017 Brewery, Commercial Drive / Grandview

Handfuel: A Snack that’s Fuel in Your Hands

Handfuel is a Toronto based company founded in 2015. They focus creating flavourful and nutritious products for health conscious consumers across Canada. They currently have a line of trail mix with 4 types: Almonds Antioxidizer Energizer Vitalizer Each one has their [...]

May 19, 2017 product

Powell Street Craft Brewery in East Vancouver

Powell Street Craft Brewery is small independent microbrewery in East Vancouver close to a bunch of other breweries too. The brewery opened December 2012, but moved into their current tasting room in 2014. We came here to visit their tasting room and grab some [...]

May 18, 2017 Brewery, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers

Krave Gourmet Jerky: Krave Sticks

Krave Gourmet Jerky just launched their brand new Krave Sticks in 3 different flavours: Sesame Garlic Beef Sticks with Sweet Potato Spicy Red Pepper Pork Sticks with Black Bean Rosemary Lemon Turkey Stick with White Beans We received 2 kinds in the [...]

May 17, 2017 product

La Taqueria: Taco Shop in Downtown Vancouver

La Taqueria has their new location on Hornby Street, which has 90 seats and also offers counter service for convenient food on the go. Happy Hour runs from 3pm–6pm daily with $4 Margaritas to toast the end of a long workday. [...]

May 16, 2017 Downtown, Mexican

Andina Brewing: Ceviche and Beer in East Vancouver

Andina Brewing Company in East Vancouver. It was founded by Colombian/Canadian brothers, Andrés and Nicolás Amaya. The Amaya Brothers have lived in Vancouver for more than 18 years and are passionate about beer, music, culture, and family and friends.They offer an environment [...]

May 15, 2017 Brewery, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Three Beakers

2017 Ford C-Max Energi: Review

This week we got to try out the 2017 Ford C-Max. This tall town car was definitely something I wouldn’t have picked out of a line up to test drive, but by good fortune, I got to commute with it for a [...]

May 14, 2017 Car, travel

KFC Canada: Boneless Original Tenders Review

KFC Canada has just introduced their boneless original recipe chicken tenders and I made the mistake of posting about the crispy tenders when I thought I ordered the original recipe chicken tenders. After they kindly told me I had the [...]

May 13, 2017 Burnaby Central, Fast Food

Tim Hortons: Perfectly Uncomplicated Latte

Nothing is more Canadian than Tim Hortons. They recently released their new look for their cups with a bunch of super iconic Canadian things illustrated on the cup. That’s not the only thing new at Tim Hortons, they just launched [...]

May 12, 2017 British Columbia, Cafe

Mr Chili Noodle House: Chongqing Cuisine in Burnaby

Mr. Chili Noodle House in Burnaby specialized in Chongqing cuisine. Sherman had a coupon he had to use up before it expired, so he was nice enough to invite myself and some other foodie friends to check out this place. [...]

May 11, 2017 Chinese, Noodles, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Walter Caesar Mix: Review

The Caesar is as Canadian as it gets, some say it’s Canada’s national cocktail. It is essentially a Bloody Mary, but we use Clamato juice – a mixture of clam and tomato juice. Walter Chell created the caesar in 1969 as a [...]

May 10, 2017 product

Starbucks Reserve Coffee Bar Now in Vancouver

Did you know the first Starbucks store in Canada opened at the Waterfront Skytrain Station in 1987? Starbucks is celebrating 30 years in Vancouver by opening the doors to its renovated Mount Pleasant location – its first Western Canada store to feature [...]

May 9, 2017 Cafe, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Specialty Shop

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV: Review

The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV is a fully electric vehicle and has been growing in popularity in Quebec, Ontario and British Columbia. Government incentives are provided to those who purchase electric vehicle, thus making the price of electric vehicles very alluring. [...]

May 8, 2017 Car, travel

Chambar: Belgian Cuisine in Vancouver

It’s been a while since my last visit to Chambar for dinner. Usually I come in the morning to get a waffle and a lavender latte. Today was special occasion as it was my sister’s bridal shower. What better restaurant [...]

May 7, 2017 Gastown, Three Beakers

45 Degree Bubble Tea House in Coal Harbour

45 Degree Bubble Tea House in Coal Harbour is a new bubble tea shop close to Stanley Park. M told me about this place, so one day when I was waiting for him to get off work, I came here [...]

May 6, 2017 Bubble Tea, Downtown, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Flying Rose: Asian Dessert on Robson Street

Flying Rose is an Asian dessert cafe on Robson Street. I was passing by and noticed it since they serve things like mango desserts. I came with a few friends to give it a try since all other cafes were super [...]

May 5, 2017 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Two Beakers

Passion8 Dessert Cafe: Shaved Ice in Vancouver

Passion8 Dessert Cafe on Cambie Street is a hot spot for shaved ice, drinks and other treats. I came here after dinner with some foodie friends to give this a try since they all heard that I haven’t been here [...]

May 4, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers