Foodology

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The Deluxe Chinese Restaurant: Dim Sum in Richmond

The Deluxe Chinese Restaurant is located in Richmond just off of No 3 Road by Aberdeen Mall. We were invited to try their dim sum items on the menu and of course I couldn’t say no. This restaurant just opened [...]

April 16, 2017 Chinese, Dim Sum, Richmond, Three Beakers

Jinya Ramen in the Telus Garden on Robson Street

Jinya Ramen Bar is opening up on April 21st at the Telus Garden on Robson Street. They have all their classic ramen dishes with an expanded menu with more appetizers and drinks. Jinya has been one of my personal favourite ramen [...]

April 15, 2017 Four Beakers, Japanese, Noodles, Ramen, Robson Street/West End

U & I Thai: Thai Cuisine in Vancouver

For our 9 year anniversary, M and I went to U & I Thai Fine Cuisine on Cambie Street for a quick dinner. I’ve never been here before, so it was perfect. We came pretty early in the evening after work [...]

April 14, 2017 Riley Park/Little Mountain, Thai, Three Beakers

Moment Dessert House: Cafe in Burnaby

Moment Dessert House is a another cafe in South Burnaby for coffee, tea and cakes. It is a bit hidden as it is just off Kingsway. I came on a weekend when all the other cafes in the area were [...]

April 13, 2017 Burnaby Central, Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Two Beakers

Korean Green Tea Milk Spread: Review

Green Tea Milk Spreads are so popular on Instagram, so I got my hand on 2 different green tea spreads: O’sulloc Green Tea Milk Spread Feliz Green Tea Almond Milk Spread I got my mother in law to bring me [...]

April 12, 2017 product

Ukrainian Village: Perogies, Borsch, and Herring in Vancouver

Ukrainian Village is a restaurant I see every time I get off the bus on Denman Street. It caught our eyes and we couldn’t resist going inside. It was busy and it was like walking into someone’s living room. I’ve [...]

April 11, 2017 Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

BETA5 Chocolates’ Spring Pop-Up Shop

Beta5 Chocolates is back with their Spring Pop Up Shop at 3345 Cambie St (near the corner of 17th and Cambie). They currently have their Springtime in Vancouver 2017 Easter Collection and an upcoming season of ice cream social creations. We were [...]

April 10, 2017 Pop-Up Shop, Riley Park/Little Mountain

10 Best and Worst Coconut Water Brands

I bought 10 different coconut waters to see how they would compare to the real thing. I made a visit to 2 different grocery stores to get a wide variety of coconut water brands. There was definitely a lot, so [...]

April 9, 2017 product

Teapressu: Bubble Tea Shop on Wheels in Vancouver

Teapressu is a mobile trailer that sells bubble tea drinks on the go. I was passing by with a friend and had to make a U-Turn to get here. I’ve never seen a bubble tea food truck, so we had to [...]

April 8, 2017 Bubble Tea, Food Carts, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Flower and Horse in Spring: Yunnan Cuisine

Flower and Horse in Spring is a new restaurant serving Yunnan Cuisine with their signature ‘crossing the bridge’ rice noodles. The legend of the noodles comes from the Yunnan Province where a scholar was studying for the imperial exams and [...]

April 7, 2017 Chinese, Four Beakers, Noodles, Robson Street/West End

Cactus Club Cafe: Lunch and Dessert in Coal Harbour

Cactus Club Cafe in Coal Harbour near the Vancouver Convention Centre is their most beautiful location. It’s always packed and has a great view if you reserve a table near their window overlooking Coal Harbour. I came here for lunch [...]

April 6, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Downtown, lunch

77K Freeze: Nitrogen Ice Cream on Commercial Drive

77k Freeze is a new nitrogen ice cream shop that just opened on Commercial Drive. I came with a friend for a sneak peek of their shop before their grand opening. They are named after the low boiling point of [...]

April 5, 2017 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Dessert, Kid Friendly

2017 Honda Civic Hatchback LX: Review

This week we got to try out Honda’s new Civic Hatchback series! After a long hiatus, the hatchback trim has finally come back to the Civic line. I was a huge fan of the 2001 Honda Si-R hatchback, so I [...]

April 4, 2017 Car, travel

SPUD Weekly Staples Box Review

I’ve heard of SPUD for a long time now, a local online grocery store for Metro Vancouver with fresh, local, and organic grocery options. My fridge was empty leading up the the weekend and I saw a great deal to [...]

April 3, 2017 British Columbia, product

Masaladobo: Indian Mexican Cantina in Downtown Vancouver

Masaladobo is a Indian Mexican Cantina in Downtown Vancouver. This fusion cuisine is almost entirely gluten and dairy free, which is great for those with dietary restrictions. They now bringing healthy and delicious food to those who need a quick bite [...]

April 2, 2017 Downtown, Fusion, Happy Hour, Indian, Mexican, Three Beakers

Smartfood Popcorn Gouda and Chive Review

Smartfood Popcorn has introduced a new flavour into the mix – Gouda & Chive. There are 5 other existing flavours, but the other popular ones are White Cheddar and Jalapeno Cheddar. Check out my past review on the other flavours. We like [...]

April 1, 2017 product

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