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The Ultimate Montreal List for Discerning Foodists

Foodists Brenda and Mel have recently had dining adventures in Montreal, and I am embarking on one tomorrow in 8 hours care of Van Houtte Coffee. My big red suitcase is stuffed with empty space, save for one empty…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011
Categories: Worship | Tags: , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments »

Things that happen when you bring a camera to a restaurant

The propensity to photograph my food has become less earnest over the years. Nowadays, I bring the camera out at restaurants that have already won me over after repeat visits, excepting those far-off places that I…

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Posted by: on Thursday, August 6th, 2009
Categories: Meditations | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments »

A Pig Called Wanda

Say hello to Wanda. Wanda was purchased by some of the men of the Foodists collective a few weeks ago. She said her farewell to her time at Sloping Hills Farm this past week and was greeted with much excitement and…

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Posted by: on Saturday, March 28th, 2009
Categories: Worship | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments »

On the meal that turned me into a Foodist

I can tell you with certainty that one dinner at the Alibi Room in 1998 turned me into a Foodist. What’s your story?

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Posted by: on Monday, March 9th, 2009
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Vancouver Wine List Woes

In wine-producing regions around the world, wine is accessible: celebrated in daily life and shared often with family and friends. Why, oh, why is this not the case in Vancouver?

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Posted by: on Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009
Categories: Meditations | Tags: , , , , , | 5 Comments »