A special Valentine’s Day Dessert recipe from icookstuff

Valentine’s Day Apple Dessert (serves 4)     introduction : This apple-based Valentine’s Day dessert idea is actually a combination and reinterpretation of a few of my latest January and February recipes. One recipe or technique simply led to another … I had dear friends from France and Canada who were visiting for a few … Read moreA special Valentine’s Day Dessert recipe from icookstuff

Auberge Vancouver Hotel’s Favourite Places to Steal a Kiss!

   Are you ready for spontaneous outpourings of passion for Valentine’s Day?  Make it a kiss to remember and take a look at our top 5 favourite romantic spots in the city:     For a leisurely stroll in any season, explore the beautiful wide-open expanse of VanDusen Garden filled with sculptures, lakes and botanical … Read moreAuberge Vancouver Hotel’s Favourite Places to Steal a Kiss!

Valentine’s Day Weekend at The Heathman Hotel

Give the Gift of Adventure This Valentine’s Day Weekend at The Heathman Hotel Kirkland & Trellis Restaurant   Be Fancy Free with Sweet Tea, A Romantic Dinner or Sizzling Overnight Stay Calling all modern day cupids, Valentine’s Day Weekend (February 12th-14th) at The Heathman Hotel Kirkland and Trellis Restaurant is in full effect. There’s no … Read moreValentine’s Day Weekend at The Heathman Hotel

PROVENCE’S VALENTINE’S MENUS

PROVENCE SPEAKS THE LANGUAGE OF LOVE   The French know a thing or two about romance and the art of seduction. They also know a lot about good food and how it plays a major role in successful wooing. Enter chefs Jean-Francis and Alessandra Quaglia of Provence Restaurants – a happy couple who knows all … Read morePROVENCE’S VALENTINE’S MENUS

LOVE: VANCOUVER BREWERY TOURS

FOR THE LOVE OF THE CRAFT: VANCOUVER BREWERY TOURS UNCORKS SECOND ANNUAL VALENTINE’S DAY BREWERY TOUR   Guests Will Go Behind the Scenes to Sample Valentine’s-themed Brews, Appetizers, Enjoy a Chocolate-and-Beer Tasting This Valentine’s Day, Vancouver Brewery Tours will again connect local and visiting couples alike to the heart of the city’s booming craft-beer community for … Read moreLOVE: VANCOUVER BREWERY TOURS

VALENTINE’S DAY SIGNATURE CREATIONS

SWEET SURRENDER: GIVE IN TO THOMAS HAAS’ LATEST LINEUP OF SIGNATURE CREATIONS THIS VALENTINE’S DAY   Heart-Shaped Truffles, Chocolates and Cookie Box Among Celebrated Chocolatier’s Selection of Handcrafted Valentine’s Day Delicacies for 2016 Cupid takes flight this Valentine’s Day with the help of the talented team of chocolatiers at Thomas Haas Chocolates & Pâtisserie, who … Read moreVALENTINE’S DAY SIGNATURE CREATIONS

L’Abattoir Sets the Stage for Love

Forget Cupid’s Arrow: This Valentine’s Day, L’Abattoir Sets the Stage for Love   L’Abattoir screams romance no matter what the date, but now that Cupid is flying into town the restaurant is pulling out all the stops. For lovebirds keen to impress that special someone – first date, lifelong marriage and every experience in-between – … Read moreL’Abattoir Sets the Stage for Love

SPECIAL SUNDAY DINNER – CAFÉ MEDINA

LOVE BITES: CELEBRATE “ANTI-VALENTINE’S DAY” FEB. 14 WITH A SPECIAL SUNDAY DINNER SERVICE AT CAFÉ MEDINA   Buck the Trend and Take Heart with Live Music and a Five-Course Gourmet Meal Featuring Café Medina’s Trademark Mediterranean-Inspired Cuisine   This year, flip the script on all the hearts, flowers and unmet expectations and join Café Medina to celebrate … Read moreSPECIAL SUNDAY DINNER – CAFÉ MEDINA

ROYAL DINETTE VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER

A ROYAL AFFAIR: ROYAL DINETTE OPENS ITS DOORS FEB. 14 TO HOST EXCLUSIVE SUNDAY DINNER SERVICE ON VALENTINE’S DAY   Set the Mood for a Special Evening with a Romantic Multi-Course Farm-to-table Feast This Valentine’s Day, Royal Dinette will play cupid in a truly gourmet fashion, when it opens its doors on a Sunday to host a … Read moreROYAL DINETTE VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER

Valentine’s Day at Faubourg

Looking for a date idea for Valentine’s Day? Cupid knows it well, you can never go wrong with a little something sweet. Faubourg Paris, Vancouver’s trio of elegant boulangeries-pâtisseries makes for the perfect place for a romantic coffee date. Your loved one will appreciate the bright and stylish atmosphere of this Parisian gem as well as the decadent … Read moreValentine’s Day at Faubourg