One-of-a-kind jewellery for stylish women 

  Vancouver jewellery designer Anne Carson’s first public trunk show offers necklaces, bracelets, and earrings for women who want a stylish look that isn’t an imitation of someone else. Anne Carson Design – Trunk Show Friday Oct. 3, 2014 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Granville Island Hotel False Creek Alder Bay Room The Vancouver designer … Read more One-of-a-kind jewellery for stylish women 

Chef Michael Christiansen from The Pear Tree wins Canada’s Hawksworth Young Chef Scholarship for 2014

Yesterday Michael Christiansen (pictured) won the 2014 Hawksworth Young Chef Scholarship competition, held at the Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts in Vancouver, BC. The 23-year-old, originally from Winnipeg, stood the heat of the kitchen to beat finalists from across Canada for the $10,000 prize presented by Chefs’ Table Society of BC and a stage at … Read more Chef Michael Christiansen from The Pear Tree wins Canada’s Hawksworth Young Chef Scholarship for 2014

Vancouver Foodster Fish and Chips Challenge Award Winners 

  The Vancouver Foodster Fish and Chips Challenge was a great success with 7 restaurants in Vancouver, Langley and North Vancouver participating as they entered their fish and chips creations into this challenge. Each restaurant featured their fish and chips creation on their menu from September 4-26, 2014. Our media judging panel determined the ultimate winners of the … Read more Vancouver Foodster Fish and Chips Challenge Award Winners 

Tasting Plates Fall 2014 LineUp Join us on: Oct 7 West 4th and Oct 15 Yaletown

  Each restaurant will be serving up Tasting Plates for guests to enjoy and you will have a chance to visit many different types of restaurants throughout the evening, meet some new food loving friends, meet the chefs, and learn about each of the participating restaurants. Visit our Tasting Plates site and view our past events, photos … Read more Tasting Plates Fall 2014 LineUp Join us on: Oct 7 West 4th and Oct 15 Yaletown

L’EPICERIE GOURMANDE BRINGS FRENCH FLAIR TO THANKSGIVING-TO-GO 

  To paraphrase Shakespeare – ‘would a roast turkey by any other name taste so good?’ It does when it’s called ‘le dindon’ – the French name for our iconic celebratory bird.  With the Thanksgiving holiday just around the corner, people are starting to think about the annual groaning board of turkey with all the … Read more L’EPICERIE GOURMANDE BRINGS FRENCH FLAIR TO THANKSGIVING-TO-GO 

Tasting Plates in West Vancouver

  Vancouver Foodster hosted one of their ‘Tasting Plates’ events in West Vancouver on September 23, 2014 — the first day of autumn. The skies were dark and the rain was heavy; it was a perfect evening to be distracted by delectable cuisine. The event highlighted seven restaurants located along Marine Drive, each with a sample selection … Read more Tasting Plates in West Vancouver

Let’s Hear It For The Girls

  100% Premium Okanagan Wine, 100% Charity   In Brief: Oliver, BC’s TIME Estate Winery is proud to announce the release of The Girls Vivacious Rosé and The Girls Voluptuous Red, which give 100% of the profits to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – BC/Yukon Region.   Where to Try / Buy:   For the month of October, … Read more Let’s Hear It For The Girls

Methanex and Friends – Light the Night

  “Good, better, best” described the three levels of local white and red wines that Sam Hauck, The Wine Teacher, guided a group of forty wine enthusiasts through on September 10th.  The event was also a good opportunity for those wanting to further discover the characteristics and subtleties of chardonnay and merlot and to sample … Read more Methanex and Friends – Light the Night

Taste Washington Announces 2015 Dates

Nation’s largest single region wine and food event expands and adds new events   Visit Seattle and Washington State Wine invite wine lovers to mark their calendars; Taste Washington, the nation’s largest single-region wine and food event, will take place March 26-29, 2015, at various venues throughout Seattle. Now in its 18th year, Taste Washington … Read more Taste Washington Announces 2015 Dates

ChefmeetsBCGrape celebrates 10 years pairing BC VQA wine and food

  After 10 years ChefmeetsBCGrape is still growing strong. With an increase in both ticket sales and attendance by wineries, ChefmeetsBCGrape is continuing its tradition of success in Vancouver. “This event not only supports a great organization, with all proceeds going to the Vancouver Arts Club Theatre Company, but it is an excellent opportunity for … Read more ChefmeetsBCGrape celebrates 10 years pairing BC VQA wine and food