Vancouver Foodster presents the Signature Coffee Drink Challenge

Vancouver Foodster presents the Signature Coffee Drink Challenge

Welcome to the 4th Vancouver Foodster Coffee Drink Challenge. Cafes from all over the city were invited to enter a newly created Coffee based drink into this challenge. Each place will be featuring their coffee drink creation on their menu now through to February 3, 2019.

Media Judges for this challenge are: Andrew Chan, Jacqueline Chui and Regina Ip.

Here are the unique creations:

Origo Club

Once in a Blue Moon

Price: $6

Description: It’s a cappuccino! We use phantom from moving coffee to make this drink. It’s a single origin guatemala espresso. Nutty and fruity!  Its sweetness other than the blueberry pure, comes from condense milk, and to finish the drink we shave dark chocolate and cinnamon. The drink is served not super hot since the acidity of the blueberry will split the milk if it’s done too high. The foam is quite thick due to this as well.

Created by: Karen Lim

Offered: It’s offered only from 11 am until 5pm.

Origo Club

110-6888 River Road, Richmond

Phone: (604) 285-8889

Web: https://origoclub.ca/

Instagram @origoclub

 

Storm City Coffee

The Tempest

Price: $5.70

Description: The Tempest is inspired by Storm City’s favourite pastry and the  wintery weather in Vancouver. We have created a black sesame and white  chocolate mocha and topped it with whipped cream and a miniature version  of our famous matcha cream puffs, which we make fresh in house every morning.

Created by: the team

Offered: all the time

Storm City Coffee

3403 West Broadway, Vancouver

Phone: (604) 428-9585

Web: https://stormcitycoffee.com/

Instagram: @stormcitycoffee

 

Kings Café

Kings Mocha Madness

Price: 12oz – $5, 16oz – $5.5

Created by: Kings Team

Description: “Like dessert in a mug!” This Chocolate & Espresso concoction is elevated with Salted Caramel and Cinnamon.

Kings Cafe

2223 Kingsway, Vancouver

Tel: 604.434.5764

Web:

Instagram: @kingscafe.winebar

 

Sweet Somethings

Cupids Coffee

Price: $6.95

Created by: Emma Irvine

Description: Rose milk latte served in a coffee infused eatable waffle cup that has been filled with 70% Callebaut dark chocolate.

Available: all the time

Sweet Somethings

4321 Dunbar Street, Vancouver

Tel: (604) 842-0261

Web: https://www.sweetsomethingsvancouver.com/

Instagram @sweetsomethingsvancouver

 

Angus T

Purple Rush

Price:

Created by:

Description: It’s a single shot of medium roast espresso with taro flavoured steam milk.

Offered: All the time

Angus T

1036 Mainland Street, Vancouver

Tel: 604) 559-5989

Web:

Instagram: @angust_vancouver

 

The Garden Strathcona

The Garden Cookies and Cream Affogato

Price: $6.50

Created by: The team

Description: Cookies and Cream Ice Cream by Say Hello Sweets served with a double shot of Agro Roasters Equinox Espresso and topped with our signature Salted Chocolate Chip Cookie and an espresso cocoa drizzle. Made with organic ingredients and 100% Vegan.

Offered: All the time

The Garden Strathcona

868 E Hastings Street, Vancouver

Tel:(604) 255-2299

Web:https://thegardenstrathcona.com/

Instagram: @thegardenstrathcona

Here are the complete details for this challenge
http://vancouverfoodster.com/2019/01/10/vancouver-signature-coffee-drink-challenge-3/

We will announce the winning cafes and their coffee drink creations on February 4, 2019.

About Vancouver Foodster
Vancouver Foodster is is Vancouver’s premier online “Essential Food & Drink Intelligence” guide. Launched in 2009 by Richard Wolak, the blog explores the local food scene through reviews, tastings, interviews, and more.  VancouverFoodster.com features new stories daily, as well as restaurant reviews, and articles. Vancouver Foodster also runs a series of food and drink challenges with restaurants, chefs and bartenders throughout the year!  As well. we present a series of tasting tours in neighbourhoods throughout the city of which include Tasting PlatesNoodle ManiaFood TalksBrunch Crawls and others. All are a division of CMI Chat Media Inc.

Media release and images provided by Richard Wolak, Vancouver Foodster.

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