Foodology

All posts by JennSemilla

The Shop at Two Rivers Meats in North Vancouver

The Shop is an eatery and butcher shop under one roof at Two Rivers Meats in North Vancouver. We were invited to try their winter menu, which features their specialty meats and seasonal produce available from local suppliers. Interior The [...]

November 16, 2018 burger, Canadian, Farm to Table, Kid Friendly, North Vancouver, Ramen, Specialty Shop

Huevos Dias is Fayuca’s new brunch menu

I thought Yaletown’s Hamilton street would be bustling on a weekend brunch hour. Instead, it was quiet and empty. Early morning yoga, barre and spin cyclists silently stream out of the studios after their classes. A brunch spot is needed [...]

November 6, 2018 Brunch, Mexican, Yaletown

Hon’s Wonton House: Olympic Village new menu

We’ve already visited and reviewed Hon’s new Olympic Village location. We went back when they invited us to the media event and introduced their updated menu. We also learned that a new location will soon open near the Commercial and [...]

October 4, 2018 Chinese, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

When Poultry Meets Wine

We were invited to a pop up dinner hosted by Fraser Valley Specialty Poultry (FVSP), in partnership with Edible Canada, Ripples Winery and BC’s Buy Local program. The menu was created by Chef Tobias Grignon which featured locally sourced, grown and [...]

September 1, 2018 British Columbia

SweetHoney Dessert: Now Open in Richmond

SweetHoney Dessert is a new Hong Kong style dessert restaurant in Richmond. It’s tucked away in a small plaza near Aberdeen Mall. They serve many hot and cold soup based dessert items. SweetHoney Dessert takes pride in preparing all ingredients [...]

August 26, 2018 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Richmond

Dining at the Nat: Pulled Pork Tottine, The Nat Bat, and Oreo Churros

You don’t have to choose between classic baseball snacks and gourmet food while watching the Vancouver Canadians play at the Nat Bailey Stadium. You can have both! We were invited to a media tour to try their 2018 menu. Chef [...]

August 22, 2018 Event, Riley Park/Little Mountain

Sai Woo: Now Serving Weekend Brunch

Sai Woo serves casual Asian fusion food in Vancouver Chinatown. Its architectural details and artwork honour the building and area’s history. The original Sai Woo Chop Suey opened in 1925 and was a local favourite for decades, until it closed [...]

August 9, 2018 Brunch, Chinatown, Fusion

Poke Five: Lighting Up Commercial Drive with a Taste of Hawaii

Poke Five is Commercial Drive’s newest poké restaurant. It has five owners, five signature bowls, and will officially launch on August 18, 2018. We were invited to their soft launch opening to get a sneak peek of what they have [...]

August 2, 2018 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Hawaiian, Seafood

Creating a Stylish and Functional Kitchen with Best Buy Canada

SAVOUR was a pop-up restaurant event featuring decadent dishes by Chef Ned Bell that were prepared using premier appliances from Best Buy Canada. It was a beautiful multi-course dining experience that successfully showed how technology and culinary talent comes together [...]

July 26, 2018 British Columbia, Event, Small Appliances

Rocky Mountain Flatbread : New Summer Menu, Vegan “Cau” Cheese, and Fresh Ingredients

Rocky Mountain Flatbread just launched their new summer menu which features fresh, local ingredients. Since it is the perfect time to get amazing produce in and around the city, they really do their best to highlight these items. The summer menu [...]

June 29, 2018 Kid Friendly, Kitsilano, WestCoast

Rocky Mountain Flatbread Spring Long Table

In addition to being a beautiful place to live in, the west coast provides a bounty of gourmet wild food that can be foraged. We joined a long table dinner featuring wild spring greens at Rocky Mountain Flatbread. It was [...]

May 30, 2018 Kitsilano, WestCoast

A taste of Vancouver Island Brewing

   Vancouver Island Brewing (VIB) took over the taps at Local Kitsilano to showcase their summer beers. The drink menu included Islander Lager, Twisted Stalk Blackberry Helles, Faller Northwest Pale Ale, Ukidama Lychee Saison, Broken Island Hazy IPA, and Juan [...]

May 13, 2018 Brewery, British Columbia
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