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Vancouver Magazine’s 10th Annual Big Night: Recap

Vancouver Magazine’s 10th Annual Big Night is Vancouver’s most exciting and exclusive culinary event. Every year, Vancouver Magazine unleashes a team of food and wine judges on the city’s culinary scene in order to determine the best bites and bottles consumers can [...]

February 13, 2016 British Columbia, Event

Taste BC: Celebration of Local Food and Drink

Taste BC is in it’s 22nd year letting Vancouverites experience BC’s finest wine, beer and spirits accompanied by tasty treats from local BC restaurants and artisans. This year it was located in the Pan Pacific Vancouver Hotel inside the Crystal Pavilion. It started [...]

February 12, 2016 British Columbia, Event

Science of Cocktails: Recap #SOC16

Last week, Science World at TELUS World of Science was lit blue to welcome guests to the Science of Cocktails. I was invited as a media guest for the evening to see all the amazing local bartenders showing off for [...]

February 7, 2016 British Columbia, Event

Romer’s: Red Truck Beer Brewmaster Dinner

Romer’s Burger occasionally offers a special 3-course Brewmaster Dinner to showcase local breweries with food pairings for $25. It’s open to everyone until they sell out of tickets. For the past 3 years, Romer’s has created the Craft Bowl, which pits local [...]

February 6, 2016 Event, Late Night, Yaletown

An Evening with Johnnie Walker: #JWATHOME Recap

An Evening with Johnnie Walker is an opportunity for scotch-lovers or scotch-newbies to host a private, in-home, scotch tasting for up to 15 guests. Your friends can deepen their knowledge of Johnnie Walker, through an in-depth immersion into scotch and its history. Currently, the [...]

February 1, 2016 Event

Real Canadian Superstore and No Frills Make Chinese New Year Shopping Easier

Chinese New Year is almost upon us and it’s a great time for families to gather for the annual feast. It is also traditional for families to cleanse the house to sweep away any bad fortune and to make way for good incoming luck. Depending [...]

January 31, 2016 Event

9th Annual Fall into the Market: Recap

Fall Into The Market was hosted by Liberty Wine Merchants and supported by Bridges, V&J Florists and Granville Island Toy Company. The event was $29.99 and all proceeds from both ticket sales and silent auction prizes directly support the BC SPCA. [...]

November 14, 2015 British Columbia, Event

24th Annual Port and Chocolate Vancouver: Recap

The 24th annual Port and Chocolate Tasting in Vancouver hosted by Liberty Wine Merchants at Vancouver Rowing Club featured an array of ports and local chocolatiers from Vancouver. Tickets cost $29.99 and all proceeds went to the Vancouver Rowing Club [...]

October 19, 2015 British Columbia, Event

#Gastropost100: Celebration of Food and Drink

Have you wondered why people on Instagram, Twitter and Tumblr tag their food pictures with #gastropost? We’re not crazy, there’s a reason behind it. Gastropost brings food lovers together by featuring weekly food missions where anyone with an internet connection to [...]

July 28, 2015 Downtown, Event

Vancouver Food Cart Fest: Every Sunday, All Summer Long

Food Cart Fest is Vancouver’s biggest celebration of street food and they are returning for a fourth year with more food carts and expanded entertainment programming that includes a live-music patio. It goes on every Sunday during the summer from [...]

June 29, 2015 British Columbia, Event, Food Carts, Kid Friendly, lunch, Streetcart

Okanagan Spring Brewmasters Dinner at Mamie Taylor’s

I had the pleasure of being invited to the Okanagan Spring Brewmaster’s Dinner at Mamie Taylors a few days ago. The event celebrates the start of Vancouver Craft Beer Week and the launch of Okanagan Spring’s new Sonder Hefeweizen. As a beer [...]

May 31, 2015 Chinatown, Event, International

Whistler Village Beer Festival 2014: Recap

Whistler Village Beer Festival is a 4 day event of tastings, workshops, awards, and cask showdowns. The main tasting festival event was on Saturday and was open to the public with over 200 types of beer and 62 breweries. The [...]

September 17, 2014 Brewery, Event, Whistler

Vancouver Food Cart Fest 2014: Last Day Today

Vancouver Food Cart Fest gathers about 20 of the top food carts in Vancouver. It happens every Sunday near the Olympic Village till August 31st. If you haven’t made it down there yet, it’s their last weekend! It runs from [...]

August 31, 2014 British Columbia, Event, Food Carts

EAT! Vancouver 2014: Food + Cooking Festival

EAT! Vancouver is a food and cooking festival held in BC Place on May 30th till June 1st, 2014. Adult admission is $15 and a lot of people wonder if it’s worth it. There are tons of exhibitors around, celebrity chefs [...]

May 31, 2014 Downtown, Event

2014 Vancouver International Wine Festival Recap

If you’re not a seasoned wine enthusiast, going to the Vancouver International Wine Festival can feel like an overwhelming thing. Thinking back, intimidated would be a good word to describe my experience in 2013. Eek! While the set up was [...]

March 14, 2014 British Columbia, Event

Mosaic Grille & Bar: Taiwanese Tasting Menu

Chef Thomas Heinrich is back at it again with more Chef Tasting Menus. This time, he focuses around Taiwanese cuisine after his recent adventures in Taiwan for Taste Taiwan Culinary Contest. His menu isn’t trying to imitate Taiwanese cuisine, but [...]

February 10, 2014 Downtown, Event, Four Beakers, WestCoast

Hot Chocolate Festival: Terra Breads

Terra breads is participating in the 4th Annual Hot Chocolate Festival put on by City Food Magazine. From January 18th till February 14th. The event is a fundraiser that supports the Downtown Eastside Women’s Job Training Centre program of PHS Community [...]

January 29, 2014 Bakery, Cafe, Dessert, Event, Kid Friendly, lunch, Mount Pleasant/Main Street

Dine Out Vancouver: Street Food City III

Street Food City is back for the third time brings together a plethora of Vancouver Food truck in one convenient location. It’s been very successful in the past years and keep coming back. I remember my first time here in 2012 [...]

January 23, 2014 British Columbia, Dineout, Event, Filipino, Food Carts, lunch, Streetcart