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Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing

                  I think I’m going to be spending a lot of time at the new Mahony & Sons at Stamps Landing. I could go on an on about the amazing two level 10,000 square…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
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Mange to Basta! My Pasta Freska Experience.

My dad recently turned 78 and for his birthday my upwardly mobile parents and I journeyed to Seattle by Amtrak for the weekend. I highly recommend the train – it’s a great way  to travel down to the “Emerald…

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Posted by: on Monday, April 14th, 2014
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Film and Feast – an exciting event from Yash & Winner Winner

We foodists are always looking for new ways to celebrate food and food culture. We’ve been kicking around the idea of doing a food-focussed film festival and, lo-and-behold, some very talented Vancouver Chefs are…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
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Cooking Classes For DTES At Risk Women Needs Your Support

What if I told you there was a local cooking class program specifically for these at-risk women that has logged hundreds of hours of training, served hundreds of meals, and taught hundreds of women how to prepare healthy,…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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The Booze and The Bees

Growing up in North Vancouver, Michael Cober recalls being fascinated by watching bees working in the hives his father kept. “My love of beekeeping is about not just getting outside and being in nature but participating…

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Posted by: on Friday, March 14th, 2014
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Revolver Ends Coffee Debate

With Revolver I hereby declare the artisanal coffee wars over.

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Posted by: on Sunday, February 16th, 2014
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Video: Eating Brackendale – Breakfast & Eagles

We’d heard chatter about a cafe up near Squamish called Fergie’s Cafe that people would literally drive up from Vancouver or down from Whistler for. We had to try it for ourselves, so one recent foggy morning…

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Posted by: on Saturday, January 25th, 2014
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Tickets Still Available for Passion Charity Event This Weekend

Hopefully you’ve heard the news about the 10th annual Passions: “Paint The Town Red” fundraising gala happening Sunday, September 15, 2013, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m at the Dr. Peter Centre. Founded by…

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Posted by: on Thursday, September 12th, 2013
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Running On Wine

All marathons are long, but wineglass in hand one is longer than all others. Each September the legendary Medoc region of Bordeaux hosts the Marathon du Medoc; self-declared Le Marathon Le Plus Long du Monde. This…

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Posted by: on Friday, September 6th, 2013
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I thought I knew olive oil. I was wrong.

I thought I knew olive oil. In fact I’ve always sort been an olive oil snob, willing to pay extravagant prices for “the good stuff”, most often from Italy, Spain or Greece, but Famiglia Creanza Olive Oil…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, August 27th, 2013
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Creative? – An Audience With Ferran Adrià

  London, UK It is a question that quietly haunts chefs: what is creativity? From raw ingredients, fire and knives a meal is created, but is it inherently creative?  As individual professionals are they themselves…

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Posted by: on Friday, July 26th, 2013
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Bringing Oysters to Curious Places

Serving oysters with a unique twist Richard Boucher and his team at The Curious Oyster Catering Co. have been bringing their wares to different venues across Vancouver. In the spring I attended their “A Most Curious…

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Posted by: on Sunday, July 21st, 2013
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Savouring the Garden

The pathway that leads to the front door of Savour in the Garden, the new restaurant headed by Chef Alex Haun, is winding and a bit rocky. That’s fitting, actually, given how Haun ended up here. It’s no secret…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, June 11th, 2013
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Contest: We All Need Our Own Patch

Meet Patch, the self-watering planter for herbs and greens. Leave a comment you’ll be entered into a draw to win a FREE Patch planter for your kitchen windowsill.

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Posted by: on Friday, June 7th, 2013
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Koko Monk by Levni Chocolate

A quiet little pocket of Kitsilano sits along West 1st Ave between Burrard and Cypress, just off of the south end of the busy Burrard street bridge. It’s a beautiful area to explore by foot and just spend a few hours…

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Posted by: on Thursday, June 6th, 2013
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