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Weekend in Whistler for Non-Skiers

Thinking of a quick getaway to Whistler but don’t feel like skiing or snowboarding? Relax, there’s still plenty to enjoy. Crystal Lodge and their restaurants invited us up for a weekend of food and fun and showed me that you [...]

January 16, 2018 travel, Whistler

Top Value Seminar: 2017 Whistler Cornucopia Recap

This seminar as part of Whistler Cornucopia focuses on wines from around the world that share a common quality:  they over-deliver for their price point. Top Value Wines seminar was led by Rachelle Goudreau, Tyler Dawson & Jason Yamasaki on [...]

December 7, 2017 Event, Whistler, winery

French Classics Seminar Recap: 2017 Whistler Cornucopia

One of the dangers of being really, really good at something is that people start taking you for granted because you make it look easy. This seminar at Cornucopia is a reminder of why certain French wines are considered benchmarks [...]

December 1, 2017 Event, Whistler, winery

Crush Grand Tasting: 2017 Whistler Cornucopia Recap

The Crush Grand Tasting is one of their signature events for Cornucopia Whistler on the first weekend. Crush creates a vibrant atmosphere for attendees to sip, savour and sample their way through the night and get to know new wines, creating [...]

November 27, 2017 Event, Whistler, winery

Savour: 2017 Whistler Cornucopia Recap

Savour is held at the Emerald Ballroom, lobby level of The Westin Resort & Spa in Whistler. This is their third time hosting this event and it’s quite popular. In this room, there is a selection of locally-inspired lounge favorites including [...]

November 18, 2017 Event, Whistler

Sidecut: Mezcal y Maize – A Taco Après Party Recap

In partnership with Four Seasons Hotel Mexico’s award-winning Fifty Mils and their star mixologis Mica Rousseau, SIDECUT presents Mezcal y Maize – The Apres Party during Cornucopia in Whistler. Rousseau’s talent and creativity knows no bounds as demonstrated by his [...]

November 17, 2017 Event, Whistler

Reinventing South African Winemaking: 2017 Whistler Cornucopia Recap

The winemaking culture of South Africa is in the middle of a perfect storm and as been making wine for 350+ years since 1659. The country has a venerable tradition of old vines and established wineries, but a wave of [...]

November 15, 2017 Event, Whistler

Wine and Junk Food Seminar: 2017 Whistler Cornucopia Recap

Even the most sophisticated palates splurge on junk food from time to time. I know I do. Food and wine pairing shouldn’t be reserved for fancy dinner parties, everyday can be a chance to experience new flavour combinations. Are you [...]

November 14, 2017 Event, Whistler

Cellar Door Grand Tasting: 2017 Whistler Cornucopia Recap

We attended the first weekend of Whistler Cornucopia and our first event was attending the Cellar Door Grand Tasting. This was a signature event featuring fine wines each priced at over $35 from various wineries around the world. The event took place [...]

November 13, 2017 Event, Whistler

Cornucopia 2016: The Culinary Stage – Pembytopia

Look no further than just a 2-hour drive to Whistler, BC for an immersive 11-day (November 10 – 20, 2016) celebration of food and drink, and a much-needed fall getaway. 2016 marks Cornucopia’s 20th anniversary dinners, grand tastings, culinary workshops [...]

November 26, 2016 Event, Whistler

Cornucopia 2016: Cellar Door Grand Tasting

Look no further than just a 2-hour drive to Whistler, BC for an immersive 11-day (November 10 – 20, 2016) celebration of food and drink, and a much-needed fall getaway. 2016 marks Cornucopia’s 20th anniversary and features winery dinners, grand [...]

November 17, 2016 Event, Whistler, winery

Cornucopia 2016: Tinhorn Creek Winemaker’s Dinner at Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Look no further than just a 2-hour drive to Whistler, BC for an immersive 11-day (November 10 – 20, 2016) celebration of food and drink, and a much-needed fall getaway. 2016 marks Cornucopia’s 20th anniversary dinners, grand tastings, culinary workshops [...]

November 15, 2016 Event, Whistler

Whistler Blackcomb: Peak 2 Peak 360 Experience

In the Summer, you can ride Whistler’s Guinness World Record breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola. You get a 360 degree view of your surroundings and you get to experience two side-by-side mountains, 50+ km of hiking and walking trails at the height [...]

October 25, 2016 travel, Whistler

Peaked Pies: Aussie Meat Pies in Whistler

Peaked Pies in Whistler Village is a popular place to have a good ol’ Aussie Meat Pie. What makes them so popular is their beautiful looking ‘peaked pies’ topped with mashed potato, peas and gravy. I came with a few [...]

September 18, 2016 Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, lunch, Whistler

Southside Diner: Breakfast in Whistler

Southside Diner is a cozy little diner in Whistler. When you drive along the highway, you’ll be able to see it. It’s one of the only diners in the area. They open early, so we made sure to come here [...]

September 17, 2016 Brunch, Canadian, Diner, Three Beakers, Whistler

Zog’s Dogs: Late Night Eats in Whistler

Zog’s Dogs is open till 2am in Whistler and it’s the perfect drunken snack. After drinking so much wine at dinner, we wandered towards Zog’s Dogs for hot dogs since we were needing some late night comfort food. The aroma [...]

September 14, 2016 Late Night, Three Beakers, Whistler

Camp Lifestyle + Coffee Co: Best Coffee in Whistler

Camp Lifestyle + Coffee Co is a cool hip coffee shop in Function Junction, the industrial area of Whistler. You will see other notable shops here like Purebread and Whistler Brewing. They are half a retail store for the modern day [...]

September 11, 2016 Cafe, Three Beakers, Whistler

Christine’s: Lunch at Whister Blackcomb

Christine’s is located inside the Rendezvous Lodge on Blackcomb Mountain in Whistler. They are a full service restaurant with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. At 1,860m/6,102ft above ground, it’s pretty interesting to see their challenges with getting the produce up [...]

September 10, 2016 Four Beakers, Seafood, WestCoast, Whistler
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