A Traditional Alimentari from the Team behind Osteria Savio Volpe and Pepino’s Spaghetti House

The market and caffè brings an old world Italian perspective  to groceries, coffee and simple meals On Tuesday, October 9, the team behind East Vancouver’s Osteria Savio Volpe & Pepino’s Spaghetti House opened the doors of their third concept, La Tana – Italian for a fox’s den.   “What people do with food is an act that … Read moreA Traditional Alimentari from the Team behind Osteria Savio Volpe and Pepino’s Spaghetti House

Coffee with a Kick: DIY Coffee Cocktails this International Coffee Day

Celebrating the Nations Favourite Beverage with an Alcohol Twist! Canada Loves Coffee   According to the Coffee Association of Canada, the Canadian coffee industry is worth a staggering $6.2 billion, supports over a huge 170,000 jobs and imports from over 30 developing countries. Additionally, two thirds of adult Canadians enjoy at least one cup of … Read moreCoffee with a Kick: DIY Coffee Cocktails this International Coffee Day

Milano Roasters Brings Award-Winning Coffees to Victoria, British Columbia with Opening of New Cafe on Government Street

Vancouver-based Milano Roasters bring their award-winning coffee innovation to the province’s capital with the opening of Milano Roasters on Government Street. This bright and beautifully designed corner cafe boasts comfortable seating and a spacious outdoor patio for sunny Victoria days. Milano’s Victoria cafe also offers daily sandwiches and serves baked goods from local artisan suppliers. The opening … Read moreMilano Roasters Brings Award-Winning Coffees to Victoria, British Columbia with Opening of New Cafe on Government Street

This New Starbucks bevie will spice up your Fall Canada

Fall will always be #PSLseason at Starbucks but this year we’re handcrafting a new Canadian exclusive beverage with a robust, aromatic taste to usher in autumn. We’re excited to introduce you to the NEW Cardamom Latte! Designated as a ‘food trend to watch for’ this year, cardamom spice is blended harmoniously with Starbucks® signature espresso … Read moreThis New Starbucks bevie will spice up your Fall Canada

TO A TEA: RICHMOND’S ORIGO CLUB ADDS AFTERNOON TEA SERVICE TO ITS MENU STARTING FRIDAY, AUGUST 31

New Service Features Sweet, Savoury Small Bites, Sandwiches, Pastries Paired with Tea or Coffee, with Barons de Rothschild Champagne Also Available After its successful launch this June, Richmond restaurant, café and art gallery concept Origo Club will expand its offerings by adding Afternoon Tea service beginning Friday, August 31. Available Fridays and Saturdays from 1:30 to … Read moreTO A TEA: RICHMOND’S ORIGO CLUB ADDS AFTERNOON TEA SERVICE TO ITS MENU STARTING FRIDAY, AUGUST 31

Starbucks PSL was harvested a week earlier this year…

What drink has the unparalleled pumpkin power to kickstart an entire season and stir up a whole latte excitement? The Pumpkin Spice Latte, of course!   On Tuesday, August 28, the iconic Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte will be back in Starbucks cafés across the country to celebrate its 15th year. Also peeking their lids out of the pumpkin patch … Read moreStarbucks PSL was harvested a week earlier this year…

Enjoy the best of Whistler’s summer with happy hour on the patio at Hy’s Steakhouse

While Whistler’s reputation may be built on skiing, it’s also a very special place during the summer months. And, no trip to Whistler would be complete without a visit to Hy’s – Whistler’s Best Steakhouse.   Hy’s Steakhouse invites guests to celebrate summer on the mountain and experience their newly opened patio. Enjoy the mountain … Read moreEnjoy the best of Whistler’s summer with happy hour on the patio at Hy’s Steakhouse

HIGH FIVE! Chez Christophe celebrates five years in Burnaby Heights

Jess Bonzon first stepped foot in Burnaby Heights five years ago, they knew it was the right neighbourhood to grow their new Canadian roots and build their new business. Since then, Chez Christophe Chocolaterie Patisserie (4717 Hastings Street) has grown to be a destination for award-winning artisanal chocolates and creative viennoiseries. To celebrate half a … Read moreHIGH FIVE! Chez Christophe celebrates five years in Burnaby Heights

BIG Starbucks News!

Starbucks is going strawless! Today, July 9th, Starbucks will announce plans to eliminate single-use plastic straws globally by 2020 Starbucks has designed, developed and manufactured a strawless lid, which will become the standard for all iced coffee, tea and espresso beverages. Starbucks is the largest food and beverage retailer to make such a global commitment, which will eliminate more than … Read moreBIG Starbucks News!

Here Comes Their There

A New Coffee Shop Bakery in Kits by Michael Robbins and Jeff Parr Opening July 1   Their There is set to open its doors on Canada Day, Sunday, July 1 at 2042 West 4th Avenuein Kitsilano. From the team that brought you AnnaLena, Michael Robbins’ and Jeff Parr’s Their There offers Vancouverites and visitors … Read moreHere Comes Their There