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2019 Chinese Restaurant Awards: All Winners Announced

The Chinese Restaurant Awards is back again for their 11th year dishing out some of the best restaurant and dishes in Metro Vancouver. You’ll recognize some familiar restaurants and discover some new ones as well. Here are all the winners [...]

April 4, 2019 Event, news

20th Annual Healthy Chef BC Competition: Recap

The 20th Annual BCPMA Healthy Chef Competition happened on March 20th at the Hyatt Regency in Downtown Vancouver co-hosted by BC Produce Marketing Association and BC Chefs’ Association (BCCA) . The event welcomed over 500 guests to showcase the use [...]

March 22, 2019 British Columbia, Event

[Sneak Peek] Science of Cocktails 2019

Science of Cocktails is presented by New Avenue Capital and it is Science World’s biggest annual fundraising event. The goal is to raise $275,000 to help send 8,000 kids from underserved schools on field trips to Science World. On February [...]

January 21, 2019 British Columbia, Event

Vancouver International Wine Festival 2019: Ticket sales start Wednesday, January 9

One of our favourite wine festivals are back for its 41st year and we’re so excited that this year’s featured wine region is California! Ticket sales for public events go on sale Wednesday, January 9 at 9:30 am, so be [...]

January 9, 2019 British Columbia, Event

EAT! Vancouver 2018 Events are starting November 5th

The 16th annual EAT! Vancouver Food + Cooking Festival is back for another year and we’re counting down with just two weeks to go. Events will run throughout the city between November 5 and 10. Attracting top culinary talent from [...]

October 23, 2018 British Columbia, Event, Promotion

Taste of Yaletown 2018 Preview: The Greek by Anatoli

Taste of Yaletown is back for their 14th year, where you have the opportunity to select special tasting menus from participating restaurants, each at $25, $35, or $45 price points.  This starts October 18 to the 28th and you can celebrate [...]

October 19, 2018 Event, Greek, Yaletown

Taste of Yaletown 2018 Preview: House Special

Taste of Yaletown is back for their 14th year, where you have the opportunity to select special tasting menus from participating restaurants, each at $25, $35, or $45 price points.  This starts October 18 to the 28th and you can savour [...]

October 18, 2018 Event, Vietnamese, Yaletown

[Sneak Peek] Bacio Rosso: Canada’s first Gourmet Cabaret Cirque

Bacio Rosso is a fully immersive entertainment experience, set in a majestic, mirrored, 1920’s red velvet Spiegeltent, imported directly from Belgium. Imagine Moulin Rouge meets Cabaret meets Burlesque. Guests are seated in the heat of the action with jugglers, contortionists, trapeze artists, magicians, [...]

October 5, 2018 British Columbia, Event

Dining on Aeroplan Diamond status #withaeroplan

We were recently taken behind-the-scenes of a what dining with Aeroplan is like for Diamond Status cardholders. As part of an appreciation dinner, cardholders were treated with a special dining experience hosted at the Vancouver Club. The food was prepared [...]

September 24, 2018 Downtown, Event

Crave the Heights 2018: Discover the flavours of North Burnaby

Crave the Heights is back for 2018 brought to you by The Heights Merchants Association. From August 17 to 26, 10 participating restaurants will have affordable set menus, new food specials, happy hour food, and drink discounts. The following restaurants are participating [...]

August 23, 2018 Event, North Burnaby

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

Langley Rib Fest: BBQ, Performances and Family Entertainment

Langley Rib Fest is back on August 17th, 18th, 19th at McLeod Athletic Park. The 3 day event is filled with mouth watering BBQ, drinks, performances and family entertainment. Where else are you going to go to celebrate the amazing world [...]

August 18, 2018 Event, Langley

[Sneak Peek] Tramonto Wine Dinner at River Rock Casino

At the River Rock Casino in Richmond, you will find Tramonto Restaurant showcasing classic flavours and dishes of West Coast-inspired cuisine with an innovative, fresh and local approach. Besides their dining menu, they occasionally host Wine Dinners featuring local wineries and [...]

August 10, 2018 Event, Richmond, WestCoast

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

Chinatown Cocktail Crawl: Sai Woo, The Keefer Bar and Black Lounge

The Vancouver Gourmet Club has held their third cocktail crawl in the Chinatown neighbourhood. This historic neighbourhood is home to some of the best restaurants and bars in the city. Within 2.5 hours, we hit 3 places – Sai Woo, [...]

July 5, 2018 Bar and Grill, Chinatown, Event

We ate at 32 stalls at the Richmond Night Market so you don’t have to

Richmond Night Market is one of the hottest places in Vancouver this Summer for locals and tourist to experience. The market has been open since 2000 and is one of the largest night markets in North America. We are very [...]

June 1, 2018 Event, Richmond, travel

[Sneak Peek] 2018 BC Seafood Festival

The 2018 BC Seafood Festival is almost upon us. Just a few weeks left until it begins on June 8th – 17th in Comox Valley on Vancouver Island. The festival is twice as large as the previous year and is perfect for [...]

May 27, 2018 Event, Seafood

Eight Products To Look For In Grocery Stores Across Canada in 2018

I have to admit, I go grocery shopping about three times a week to see what is new on store shelves because stock does change quickly at the major grocery stores. I always like to keep an eye on what [...]

April 25, 2018 Event, product