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Lunar New Year with Red Rooster Winery and their Bold New Look

Though the Lunar New Year dinners have come and gone, and I have since recovered from all the gluttony, there’s one dinner that sticks out in my mind. We were recently invited to the unveiling of Red Rooster Winery’s brand [...]

February 26, 2017 British Columbia, Event, winery

A&W: Chicken Buddy Burger Review

A&W released their Chicken Buddy Burger Chicken. It contains their Buddy-sized portion of their chicken patty, hamburger bun, Chubby mayo, and pickles. It’s one of the cheaper burgers on the menu for $2.50. It’s a bite-sized burger, but it works [...]

February 25, 2017 British Columbia, Fast Food

Smoking Pig: Korean Food in Coquitlam

Smoking Pig is a new restaurant that opened up in Coquitlam and it’s opened by the people who created Ramengers. I came here with the family for lunch. The parking is limited as there are only a few spots out [...]

February 24, 2017 Coquitlam, Korean, lunch, Three Beakers

Boulevard Kitchen and Oyster Bar: Happy Hour

Boulevard Kitchen and Oyster Bar has Happy Hour from 3pm – 6pm daily. The location is great as it’s close to Burrard Skytrain station and also right by the Scotiabank Theatre. I came with a few friend after work to [...]

February 23, 2017 Downtown, Four Beakers, Happy Hour, WestCoast

Sala Thai: Thai Cuisine in Downtown Vancouver

Sala Thai serves up authentic Thai cuisine in Downtown Vancouver. They are a family-run restaurant and have been operating for over 20 years. I came here with some friends for dinner and it’s been a long time since I’ve been [...]

February 22, 2017 Downtown, Kid Friendly, Noodles, Thai, Three Beakers

Campagnolo Upstairs: Dirty Burgers and the Secret Menu

Campagnolo Upstairs is a hidden gem for those who love cocktails and burgers. I came with M and MagMei after work to try out their delicious dirty burger. You enter from the door on the right side and go up [...]

February 21, 2017 Four Beakers, Strathcona

Cactus Club: Frozen Blood Orange Margaritas and Appetizers

Cactus Club Cafe has one of their most stunning locations at Jack Poole Plaza by the Olympic Cauldron. After work, a few of us stopped by to try their new Frozen Blood Orange Margaritas as well as try a few [...]

February 20, 2017 Canadian, Downtown, Late Night, Three Beakers

Science of Cocktails 2017: Recap

Science of Cocktails is back for a second year and the event sold out early this year. Science World at TELUS World of Science was transformed into Vancouver’s largest laboratory, where the city’s most talented bartenders and chefs will showcase [...]

February 17, 2017 British Columbia, Event

Starbucks Canada: New Blonde Espresso

Starbucks Canada has finally introduced a second choice in espresso with the launch of the Starbucks Blonde Espresso Roast. Their signature espresso was created in 1975 and has been the main blend for Starbucks until now. I was invited to [...]

February 16, 2017 British Columbia, Cafe

Disney’s The Little Mermaid at Michael J. Fox Theatre: Review

Photo Credit: Natalie De Los Santos The Little Mermaid, based on the animated Disney film is playing at Michael J. Fox Theatre by Align Entertainment from February 3 – 18. It is a story about Ariel, a mermaid who dreams of the world above the [...]

February 15, 2017 British Columbia, Event

Edible Museum: Canadian Food and Wine Recap

Photo Credit: Foodgressing As we explore 150 years of Canada, a unique pop-up event – Edible Museum was open last week for one day only and it focused on Canadian food and wine history by immersing guests in Canada’s epicurean history. Photo Credit: Foodgressing Guests [...]

February 14, 2017 British Columbia, Event

White Spot: New WS Legendary Pirate Paks

White Spot’s Pirate Pak has been redesigned. Their icon look hasn’t changed since 1968, but on February 13th (Family Day), families will encounter a fun surprise when ordering the classic Pirate Pak. More than 25 million Pirate Paks have been [...]

February 12, 2017 British Columbia, Canadian, Downtown, Kid Friendly

Temper: Pastries, Desserts, and Hot Chocolate in West Vancouver

Temper Chocolate & Pastry is located in West Vancouver in the Dundarave neighbourhood. Owner and chef, Steven Hodge grew up in this neighbourhood and decided to put his years of experience to use by opening up his own shop. He has [...]

February 12, 2017 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, West Vancouver

Ford Fusion Foodie Goes to Heritage Eatery

The 2017 Ford Fusion Sport has come out and what better way to explore Metro Vancouver, than to indulge in some fusion cuisine. Partnering up for Ford Canada, we headed to one of the newer restaurants in Vancouver for Pan [...]

February 10, 2017 Chinese, Downtown, Fusion, Kid Friendly

Doritos Ketchup Roses are back for Valentine’s Day

It’s back. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Doritos Ketchup Roses are making its grand return due to popular demand. Doritos announced today that they were giving away FREE Doritos Ketchup Roses to select addresses in Vancouver, Toronto & Montreal at doritosketchuproses.ca. [...]

February 6, 2017 British Columbia, product, Promotion

The Dirty Apron: Demo & Dine with Chef David Robertson

The Dirty Apron has an alternative to cooking classes where you can sit back, relax, eat and learn cooking tips from professional chefs. The intimate evening has about 20 people, so it isn’t crowded at all. The class lasts for [...]

February 6, 2017 Downtown, Event

Nando’s Canada: Garden City Location Now Open

Nando’s Canada has open their latest location in Richmond on Garden City. Nando’s first opened in South Africa in 1987 and soon became famous for its Portuguese style flame-grilled chicken with their PERi-PERI sauce. They currently have 39 restaurants spanning 3 [...]

February 5, 2017 Kid Friendly, Richmond, Three Beakers

Tim Hortons: Churro Donuts and Tim Bits Review

Tim Hortons in Canada has just released the Churro donut and Churro Tim Bits for a limited time only. Churro Donut The churro donut is filled with caramel and then the outside is coated in sugar and cinnamon. The shape [...]

February 4, 2017 Fast Food, Mount Pleasant/Main Street