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

LUNAFEST a traveling film festival made by women, for women and about women

  LUNAFEST is a travelling film festival of films made by women, for women and about women. It is a collection of eight short films filled with stories of reflection, hope and humour. These eight films were chosen from over 950 films submitted to LUNAFEST this year. Attend LUNAFEST and enjoy great films while supporting … Read more LUNAFEST a traveling film festival made by women, for women and about women

La Pentola Famiglia Supper Series

  What :: On Sunday, September 28th, La Pentola della Quercia is celebrating the beginning of Italian hunting season, or La Stagione di Caccia, with a September Famiglia Supper Series dedicated to foraged mushrooms and fowl.   When :: Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 6:00pm   Where :: La Pentola della Quercia, 350 Davie Street, Vancouver BC   Why :: Honour La Stagione di Caccia … Read more La Pentola Famiglia Supper Series