NEW RESTAURANT, CAFÉ AND ART GALLERY CONCEPT ‘ORIGO CLUB’ TO OPEN IN RICHMOND’S OVAL VILLAGE THIS SUMMER

Offshoot of Private Overseas Club Offers Exclusive Showcase for French-Inspired Cuisine, State-of-the-Art Coffee Counter and Tea Bar, Collection of Contemporary Asian Art   Culinary and cultural aficionados alike can sample a unique experience for the senses when Origo Club opens the doors on a brand-new 5,200-sq.-ft. multifaceted concept that will encompass a restaurant, café and art gallery in…

STARBUCKS IS MAKING AFTERNOONS AS DELICIOUS AS MORNINGS WITH THE LAUNCH OF NEW MENU ITEMS AVAILABLE MAY 1

The company is rolling out new offerings – including several Canadian exclusives – aimed squarely at afternoons.   This week, Starbucks is introducing more Canadian-exclusives, giving customers more reasons than ever to visit cafés throughout the day. Beginning May 1, five new fresh sandwiches inspired by international flavours will revamp the lunch lineup – and…

A Blossoming Spring with Always Sakura Tea

“The gentle breeze floats the delicate pink petals of cherry blossoms like a soft snow in the sunlight, sending traces of sweet and subtle floral fragrance in the air. Sakura; a symbol of renewal and hope; marks the grand arrival of Spring and new beginnings with a remarkably beautiful spectacle.” When the cherry tree blooms,…

Fun and elegance collide at The Westin Bayshore this spring with lively Easter brunch and refined afternoon tea

Step into a new season at H2 Rotisserie & Bar and H Tasting Lounge   The Westin Bayshore’s H2 Rotisserie & Bar and H Tasting Lounge welcome spring with menus that your taste buds are bound to remember. Poised at the edge of Stanley Park and boasting views of Coal Harbour and the North Shore…

Wize Monkey Brewing up a Storm in the Coffee and Tea industry

  Local Vancouver Company is Revolutionizing the Coffee Industry for the Better   The roots were laid down for Vancouver-based Wize Monkey back in 2013 while founders Max and Arnaud were undertaking a class project for their Master’s degree in Bordeaux, France. During an assignment for their global business class, they found a study that…

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  The Launch of The Granola Girl Foundation   Celebrate Craft Beer & Cider in Penticton at Okanagan Beer Week™ April 3 – 9, 2017   Etsell Family introduces ‘Siggy’ to the Fraser Valley   SPRINGTIME SWEETS: CHOCOLATIER THOMAS HAAS UNVEILS LATEST COLLECTION OF EASTER-THEMED CONFECTIONS   GET CHOCOLATE HOPPY    The Chan Centre presents…

Bump N Grind…go for the cookies!

Yesterday I took part in Bump N Grind Cafe’s official “Grand Opening” at their new South Granville location. Although locals know Bump N Grind has been open since late December this was my first time visiting this conveniently located Cafe. Situated just off 14th Avenue on Granville Street, next door to Meinhardt’s Bump N Grind…