KitKat Mint Cream and Cookie Smash: Review

KitKat Mint Cream and Cookie Smash are now available in Canada at most grocery stores. Inside are 10 crisp wafer fingers, topped with delicious mint crème and cookie filling, all enrobed in a rich dark chocolatey layer. A 140g per [...]

March 2, 2018 product

MOD Pizza: Quick Lunch in Castle Rock, Colorado

MOD Pizza is a quick-service chain restaurant where you can build your own pizza and salad for a set price. We were shopping at the outlet across the street and wandered to MOD Pizza for lunch. You can choose their [...]

March 1, 2018 Colorado, pizza, Three Beakers

Crispy Gluten-Free Waffle Platter for Brunch

An easy brunch to put together on the weekend is a waffle platter. You just need to assemble the ingredients together on a board and serve. I’ve seen them create this at restaurants in town, but it is pretty pricey, [...]

February 28, 2018 Breakfast, Recipes

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

Blue Bottle Coffee in New York City

There are so many Blue Bottle Coffee locations in New York City. A taste of the West Coast in NYC. When we were visiting Chelsea Market, we made a stop here for coffee before we began walking the High Line. [...]

February 26, 2018 Cafe, Chelsea, New York, Three Beakers

Bacon Mac and Cheese Pizza Pops in Canada

I was in the freeze aisle of my local grocery store and stumbled upon Bacon Mac & Cheese Pizza Pops. It’s available for a limited time only and was voted by fans on Twitter, so they created this. It comes [...]

February 25, 2018 product

The Halal Guys: Street Food in New York

The Halal Guys is a food cart on the south-east corner of 53rd Street and Sixth Avenue in the borough of Manhattan in New York. When we were in New York, we made sure to go to the right place to [...]

February 24, 2018 Food Carts, New York, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Corvus Coffee Roasters in Denver: Review

Corvus Coffee Roasters is a roastery and cafe in Denver, Colorado crafting up delicious cups of coffee each day. They work directly at origin with dozens of farmers to give customers access to a variety of the finest coffees in the [...]

February 23, 2018 Bakery, Cafe, Colorado, Four Beakers

Cha Cha Matcha in New York: Review

The hottest trend I’ve been seeing lately is matcha shops popping up all over North America. Cha Cha Matcha is located in New York City and has been drawing in crowds going crazy over matcha. Since I do love matcha, [...]

February 22, 2018 Cafe, New York

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

Wholly Veggie! : Easy Ways to Add Veggies to Your meal

Wholly Veggie! are veggie patties that are soy-free, gluten-free, dairy-free, GMO-free, and no added sugar. Started in Toronto in 2013 by David and John, they are on a mission to add more veggies on your plate. They have debuted with [...]

February 20, 2018 product, Recipes

2018 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2: Mid-Size Off Road Truck Review

I spent a week test driving the 2018 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2, which is a mid-sized off road truck. As I normally drive a sedan, this was a fun upgrade driving around Downtown Vancouver and escaping for the weekend in Whistler. The [...]

February 19, 2018 Car

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

Xi’an Famous Foods: Spicy Noodles in New York

Xi’an Famous Foods is a chain of fast casual restaurants based in New York City that serves authentic Northern Chinese dishes. When in New York, I had to try it since I love some good spicy noodles. We went to [...]

February 17, 2018 Chinese, New York, Noodles, 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

2 Days in Colorado Springs: Accommodations, Transportation, Eating, Sightseeing, and Hiking

I spent a few days in Colorado Springs taking in the sights of the Eastern Foot of the Rocky Mountains. A great change since I’m so used to seeing the Western-side from the West Coast of Canada. At 6,035 feet the [...]

February 15, 2018 Colorado, travel

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