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Vancouver International Wine Festival: International Tasting Room 2018

One of our most anticipated wine events of the year is the Vancouver International Wine Festival and specifically, our favourite event is the International Tasting Room event. Featuring 173 wineries from a total of 16 countries with tickets ranging from $79 [...]

March 17, 2018 Downtown, Event

Fresh Ideas Start Here: Sustainable Poké Bar

Fresh Ideas Start Here is a great local store to get fresh sustainable seafood in Burnaby and Kitsilano. They recently launched their sustainable poké bar with 6 different poke bowls or your can build your own. There isn’t space to [...]

March 16, 2018 Four Beakers, Hawaiian, Seafood, South Burnaby, Specialty Shop

Science of Cocktails 2018: 1500 Attendees Raising $276,695

Science World’s Science of Cocktails returned for its 3rd year this February and it was just as dazzling as the years before. Yes it is a fundraiser, but don’t expect a stuffy gathering of the elite with crab cakes, standing [...]

March 15, 2018 Cocktails, Downtown, Event

Via Tevere: Neopolitan Pizza and Italian Cuisine in Vancouver

Via Tevere is a Neopolitan Pizzeria in Vancouver close to Commercial Drive. I’ve heard they have some good pizza and it’s taken us a long time to come here for dinner. If you ask Vancouverites where is the place to [...]

March 13, 2018 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers, Italian, pizza

Cocktails and Canapés at The Victor

“To the victor belong the spoils.” After arriving on the sixth-floor rooftop, I already felt like a winner about to enjoy my prize. The evening was elevated with spectacular views of BC Place, a water feature, and ambient lights. The [...]

March 12, 2018 American, Cocktails, Downtown

No 1 Beef Noodle House in Burnaby

It’s been a long time since coming to No 1 Beef Noodle House in Burnaby. The last time was about 10 years ago when I was in University. It’s a good, quick and affordable meal. The only thing that bugs [...]

March 11, 2018 Burnaby Central, Late Night, Noodles, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Mr Osmad: Japanese Souffle Cheesecake in Vancouver

Mr. Osmad Souffle Cheesecake is located in Damso restaurant on Bute Street near Robson Street. Osmad is Damso backwards. They bake the Japanese Souffle Cheesecakes in-house everyday in 30 minute batches, so grab them before they’re gone or else you [...]

March 8, 2018 Bakery, Dessert, Japanese, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

Sharetea: Bubble Tea and TorDa in Vancovuer

Sharetea opened their latest location on Cambie Street close to Broadway-City Hall Skytrain on the Canada Line. They started in 1992 in Taipei serving black tea and pearl milk tea. Since then Sharetea has opened over 450 stores in 18 countries. [...]

March 6, 2018 Bubble Tea, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Taiwanese, Three Beakers

Boiling Point Main Street: Now Open

Boiling Point opened their latest location on Main Street near King Edward. They are best known for the individual hot pot meals that is perfect for the cold rainy weather in Vancouver. I’ve been to their location several times and [...]

March 4, 2018 Hot Pot, Riley Park/Little Mountain, Three Beakers

Starbucks Canada: New Teavana Tea Latte

I enjoy a good tea latte and Starbucks is introducing 3 new Teavana Tea Lattes available in black, matcha and rooibos tea starting today. For three years, a group of tea experts in Seattle have been hard at work crafting [...]

February 27, 2018 British Columbia, Cafe

Ancora Waterfront Dining & Patio: Pescatarian Tasting Menu

Ancora Waterfront Dining & Patio just released their Pescatarian Tasting menu from February 19 till March 31. The menu has 5 Peruvian-Japanese fusion dishes by executive chef Ricardo Valverde. I personally love tasting menus as it gives you a glimpse [...]

February 21, 2018 Downtown, Fusion, Japanese, Peruvian

Dundas Eat and Drink: Vegan Vietnamese Dishes

Dundas Eat and Drink is best known for their Six o Pho 5lb pho challenge. They recently came out with a new vegan menu to cater to those with dietary restrictions. A few of us were invited to check out [...]

February 19, 2018 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Noodles, Vegetarian, Vietnamese

Green and Oak: Malaysian Cuisine in North Burnaby

Green & Oak is a new restaurant in North Burnaby on Hastings Street specializing in Malaysian cuisine. They took over the previous location – Mr Chili. A few of us came here for dinner to try it out. Interior The [...]

February 18, 2018 Malaysian, North Burnaby, Three Beakers

Sweet Memory Desserts: Taiwanese Desserts in Richmond

Sweet Memory Desserts is located in Richmond on Leslie Road. It was opened by the people behind Memory Corner, which is also in Richmond. We were eating dinner close by and decided to grab some dessert. Interior The interior transports [...]

February 16, 2018 Bubble Tea, Cafe, Four Beakers, Richmond

812 Cake and Dessert: Korean Cake in Burnaby

812 Cake and Dessert denotes their 8 signature cakes and desserts, crafted from a 12 step baking process. They specialize in cakes and desserts all handcrafted. All items here are inspired by local, seasonal ingredients and prepared daily. They are located [...]

February 14, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, Korean, North Burnaby

Zero Waste Series: Guide to Using Reusable Cups in Metro Vancouver

Cups, lids and sleeves make up 22% of large litter on Vancouver’s streets, parks and public spaces Every week, 2.6 million polycoat paper cups (coffee cups) are thrown away in Vancouver plus unknown amounts of plastic and polystyrene foam cups [...]

February 13, 2018 British Columbia, Zero Waste

Peaceful Restaurant: Northern Chinese Cuisine for Chinese New Year

Peaceful Restaurant rings in the Year of the Dog with auspicious and culinary dishes created by owner and Master Chef Charlie Huang. We were invited to check out Traditional Chinese New Year foods and dishes to ring in the new year. They [...]

February 12, 2018 Chinese, Kitsilano, Noodles

Vietnamese Tea House: Pho in Vancouver

Vietnamese Tea House opened a few months ago serving authentic Vietnamese cuisine in the East Village on Hastings Street close to Nanaimo Street. A few of us were invited to come dine here for dinner. The restaurant is small but [...]

February 11, 2018 East Village, Three Beakers, Vietnamese
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