OCEAN WISE® CHOWDER CHOWDOWN ENDS IN A TIE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN ITS 11-YEAR HISTORY

The weather was chilly, the chowder hearty, and the beer flowing during the 11th annual Ocean Wise® Chowder Chowdown at the Vancouver Aquarium.

An evening with Whisky Wisemen and a range of Whiskys to Taste

We tasted 3 Bruichladdich whiskys between speakers, introduced by brand ambassador Gez McAlpine: first the unpeated The Classic Laddie, followed by Port Charlotte Heavily Peated Single Malt and finally their fantastic Ocotomore, Super-Heavily Peated Islay Single Malt – The world’s most heavily peated single malt.

Vancouver Magazine Awards Reception 2016

The day began with a pre-awards reception, which featured a variety of beer, food and wine samples. I began with a cool refreshing new Double IPA from Stanley Park Brewing, which was the perfect way to wake up my taste buds for what was to come. My first stop was Culmina, a Triggs family winery … Read moreVancouver Magazine Awards Reception 2016