Foodology

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2017 Chevrolet Trax Premier AWD: Review

2017 Chevrolet Trax Premier AWD is a small SUV catering for any lifestyle with modern technology, a flexible interior, and impressive efficiency. A spent a week testing this vehicle around town to get a good feel for the car in [...]

July 5, 2017 Car, travel

Haru Korean Restaurant in Gastown

Haru Korean Restaurant is open in Gastown serving homey Korean food. My friend and I were passing by for dinner and decided we wanted to give this place a try. We love to wander around downtown to find whatever restaurant [...]

July 4, 2017 Gastown, Kid Friendly, Korean, Noodles, Three Beakers

Sugar Lab: Cafe in Burnaby

Sugar Lab is a new dessert cafe in Burnaby and they specialize in Mille Crepes. A few other cafes in Richmond have them, but now it’s closer to the suburbs of Burnaby. It’s a bit hard to find but keep [...]

July 3, 2017 Burnaby Central, Cafe, Dessert, Three Beakers

Whiskey Six BBQ: West Coast BBQ in Vancouver

Whiskey Six BBQ is an organic, local, sustainable barbecue joint nestled in the heart of East Vancouver. I came with a few foodies to eat mass amounts of meat to kick off the long weekend. A few of us have [...]

July 2, 2017 BBQ, Renfrew-Collingwood, Three Beakers

Yah Yah Ya Ramen in Downtown Vancouver

Yah Yah Ya Ramen opened their second location in Vancouver and they specialize in Yokohama-style ramen. The style of ramen blends tonkotsu and shoyu broth together to give a unique blend of broth. We were invited to try their special [...]

July 1, 2017 Downtown, Japanese, Noodles, Ramen, Three Beakers

Canadian-inspired Recipes for your Summer BBQ with President’s Choice

Canada Day is almost upon us and since the sesquicentennial anniversary of Canadian Confederation is upon us, there is lots to do around town. For those who are not ready to brave the crowds around town, you can celebrate the [...]

June 28, 2017 British Columbia, product

Saffron Indian Cuisine: Lunch Buffet in Burnaby

Saffron Indian Cuisine is a popular restaurant for their lunch buffet as it is a very affordable price. My family was in town, so we called ahead for reservations to ensure all 9 of us would be seated for lunch [...]

June 27, 2017 Buffet, Burnaby Central, Indian, lunch, Three Beakers

Canada 150 Summer Essentials from Sobeys

With Canada Day just a few days away, more companies are creating product to help customers celebrate Canada 150. Sobeys is celebrating its 110th anniversary in line with Canada 150 with an array of patriotic products such as maple-leaf shaped burgers, [...]

June 26, 2017 Uncategorized

A Day in the Okanagan for National Best Friends Day

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of spending National Best Friends Day with my foodie friend – Dee from Gastrofork. We met in 2011 at this event called Bake for the Quake and I bought banana bread from her [...]

June 26, 2017 Kelowna, Lake Country, travel

The Copper Coil Still & Grill in Squamish: Review

It was a long weekend and a group of my friends headed up to Squamish to enjoy the awesome craft brewery scene and also indulge in some food that we can’t get in Vancouver. Squamish is about an hour away [...]

June 24, 2017 Bar and Grill, Squamish, Two Beakers

Black Rice Izakaya: Aburi, Teishoku and Flames

Black Rice Izakaya has recently added a few new items on the menu. It’s been a while since I made my last visit, but I was excited to see what else they were adding to the menu. I came with a [...]

June 23, 2017 Japanese, Yaletown

Illumination Night Market: Sneak Peek

2222 Illumination Summer Night Market is located close to IKEA in Richmond. The different night markets at this location over the years keeps changing to compete with the other night markets in the Lower Mainland. There is a $3 entry [...]

June 22, 2017 Late Night, Richmond

Assembli: Build Your Own Pizza or Salad

Assembli is a new restaurant that lets you create your own pizza or salads at one set price rather than annoying add ons that will cost you. I was invited to come try a few of their creations to see [...]

June 21, 2017 Fairview, pizza, Three Beakers

Dietary Restrictions Made Easy with Presidents Choice

With the amount of food sensitivities on the rise, how do you put together a meal to cater to friends and family members with gluten or dairy sensitivities? President’s Choice is dedicated to making entertaining easy for everyone, by offering simple [...]

June 20, 2017 British Columbia, product

Takis in Canada: Review

I was grocery shopping and I saw Takis at my local Safeway in Vancouver. We saw it at the end of the aisle near the milk section. It wasn’t even in the chip and snack aisle. I am so excited [...]

June 19, 2017 British Columbia, product

2017 Ford Flex Limited: Review

We drove the 2017 Ford Flex to Squamish from Vancouver and we filled it up with a car full of people. The Flex can set up to 7 people in the car. We tested the car out in the city, [...]

June 18, 2017 Car, travel

Totem Bight and Ketchikan City Tour: Review

We did an excursion at Ketchikan, Alaska and decided to go with the Totem Bight and Ketchikan City Tour through ShoreTrips. We booked it through our travel agent as she was able to get us a discount as we were booking [...]

June 17, 2017 Alaska, travel

Starbucks: Ombre Pink, Matcha Lemonade, Violet Refresher

Starbucks has launched 3 new drinks this week and as a bonus, if you purchase them, $0.25 cents goes towards a great cause – Born This Way Foundation to empower young people to be braver and kinder. We definitely need more [...]

June 16, 2017 British Columbia, Cafe