SONOMA IN THE CITY VANCOUVER Presents…

Sonoma County Vintners will host two winemaker dinners in Vancouver both on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 and on Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at Terminal City Club an evening of Sonoma County wines. Choose either Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar or Brix Restaurant & Wine Bar for an exceptional wine dinner. Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar’s Executive Chef, Frank Pabst,…

BC HOME and GARDEN SHOW at BC PLACE

The BC Home and Garden Show is truly a great event that has been helping and inspiring homeowners and gardeners, with and without green thumbs, year after year. This year in February, 2014 the show is going to be even better with experienced, well respected stars of HGTV shows       Bryan Baeumler, star of HGTV’s Leave…

The ABC’s of CULINAIRE VICTORIA

Experience Victoria’s Premiere Food Event even if you don’t have a ticket! Here are the first 12 of the 48 restaurants who will be presenters at CULINAIRE VICTORIA. We encourage you to visit any of these great restaurants, bistros, cafes or catering establishments in the coming months. MyVanCity.ca invites you to join us on a…

VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL WINE FESTIVAL 2014

Here is everything that’s happening at the 2014 Vancouver International Wine Festival http://www.vanwinefest.ca/page577.htm Some important dates: Tuesday, January 7, 9:30 a.m. All public events on sale Tuesday, January 21, 9:30 a.m. All Trade Days Conference events on sale February 11, 5 p.m. Winery dinner, Gold Pass, Trade Days Conference Pass, and group sales close February…

DINE OUT VANCOUVER 2014

The 12th Annual Dine Out Vancouver Festival kicks off on January 17, 2014 and runs to February 2, 2014. A list of participating restaurants, their menus and open reservations begin on January 6, 2014 but American Express Card holders can register to be eligible for advanced reservations on January 3, 2014. Restaurants will offer three…

Victoria’s CULINAIRE…it’s all about the food and drink!

Victoria’s Premier Food Tasting Experience offering the opportunity to sample a selection of regional culinary bites and sips. Featured presenters will be from Victoria, Cowichan Valley, and Saltspring Island. www.culinairevictoria.com Two options for this great event 5:00 to 7:15 pm or 7:45 – 10:00 pm on Thursday, March 14, 2104 held at Crystal Gardens 713…

2014 VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL WINE FESTIVAL

TOP REASONS TO ATTEND THE 2014 VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL WINE FESTIVAL #1 Food, Wine & Hospitality Event in Canada say BizBash and the Georgia Straight The Vancouver International Wine Festival is one of the very best run wine festivals in the world.  25% of participating wineries are new to VIWF in 2014 vanwinefest.ca @myvancity @Valvdg…

1st Global Vine Star announced for VIWF 2014

The 2014 Vancouver International Wine Festival has announced the first “Global Vine Star” to facilitate a Wine Seminar. Michael Chapoutier will be presenting Rhone Perfection on Friday, February 27. Organic and bio-dynamic viticulture, the global wine industry, making 100-point wines, and the influence of terroir will all be points for discussion. An opportunity to explore…

OUR CANADIAN LOVE STORY

The perfect gift for the little one in your life. This delightful children’s story is adorable and isn’t love always in season? A little bit immigration story, a little bit boy meets girl, a little bit multicultural, and a lot about LOVE. Linnie von Sky will be at Edible Canada on Granville Island this Sunday,…

5th Annual Social Media Camp 2014

The 5th annual Social Media Camp™ will take place May 1 to 3, 2014 in Victoria. Designed to keep business and professionals up to date and fully versed in the ever evolving world of Social Media. Understanding the role of social media is crucial for business today and it can be difficult to keep up with…

An evening with Alberto Antonini

Last evening a gathering of wine lovers enjoyed the ambience of the Tasting Room at Marquis Wine Cellars at 1034 Davie Street in Vancouver.   It was an opportunity to meet Alberto Antonini one of the 10 Influential Wine Consultants according to thedrinksbusiness.com. Traveling 200 days a year Antonini is the wine consultant for many…

Effervescents du Monde

Cipes Rosé Brings Home Gold and Huge Accolades from France Cipes Rosé sparkling wine from Summerhill Pyramid Winery, received a gold medal and was named one of the Top 10 Best Sparkling Wines in the World at the 2013 Effervescents du Monde held on November 13-15 in Dijon, Burgundy, France. The Effervescents du Monde, now…