Tasting Games Battle for the ‘Best Wine Taster in BC’ Hit Penticton

Rhys Pender, MW, led the games, following an introduction by Arnica Rowan of Terroir Consulting. The agency, which developed the event, is a wine research and development firm based out of Kelowna. Pender began by introducing the three panelists and told us a bit about how the games would work.

Best BC Somm and Wine Shop Purchaser take Kelowna! – Tasting Games!

The Tasting Games North Okanagan division event in Kelowna was our biggest, baddest event so far! On stage, the hilarious Howard Soon – decked out in a Kelowna Rockets jersey and repping the valley – took on the esteemed wine educator DJ Kearney and the laid back Vancouver sommelier Matthew Landry.

Chef Takashi Ito receives People’s Choice Award

The 2019 Canadian Culinary Championships closes off competition #1 with Chef Takashi Ito, from AURA waterfront restaurant + patio in Victoria, and representing British Columbia chosen by the 400 guests to receive the People’s Choice award.

Hawksworth Young Chef Scholarship applications open for 2019 competition

The Hawksworth Young Chef Scholarship competition, now in its seventh year, is excited to announce that applications for the 2019 competition are officially open, kicking off Canada’s largest search to find the future stars of the culinary scene.

Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar’s Alex Chen Claims Victory Over Hugh Acheson on Latest Episode of Iron Chef Canada

Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar Chef Alex Chen became the first challenger to claim victory on the inaugural season of Iron Chef Canada after defeating Iron Chef Hugh Acheson on the fourth episode of the Food Network Canada TV show.

Deighton Cup – Bring Your Instagram Game | Style Stakes Best Dressed Launches

Leave a Fashion Legacy. Here’s how you get your name engraved on the Deighton Cup.   We all love our compression pants, sneakers and technical cashmere T’s. But over here at the Deighton Cup, we feel everyone in Vancouver needs a single day to shed the “comfy pants” and express their inner personality like a boss. And … Read moreDeighton Cup – Bring Your Instagram Game | Style Stakes Best Dressed Launches

Gastown Chicken Fight Returns for a seventh year of Wing to Wing Combat

Gastown bars and restaurants will compete to become the wing champions   On Sunday, May 20th the Gastown Chicken Fight will return for its lucky 7th year of wing to wing combat at The Lamplighter Pub. Wing lovers are invited to make their way to Gastown to be help crown the wing masters from the … Read moreGastown Chicken Fight Returns for a seventh year of Wing to Wing Combat