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Video: Cooking salmon on an alder fire with Sechelt Nation

At the age of about eight I remember a class field trip to the Museum of Vancouver. We’d seen quite a lot, but it was the small piece of succulent sockeye cooked with a hot rock in a cedar bentwood box that seared…

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Posted by: on Thursday, March 5th, 2015
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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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25 Things To Taste Before You Die

When I first pitched this idea to Alec in December, it seemed obvious that we should do it. Consume all of Vanmag’s “25 things to taste before you die” in one day. It sounded like an all too perfect…

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Posted by: on Friday, May 3rd, 2013
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CONTEST: Add a little Mooking to your Holiday Booty with his latest book, Everyday Exotic

Maybe you caught the Q&A with Roger Mooking on this recent post, or the latest video in which Mark and Ben interview him in our favourite underground sausage making facility, D-Original? Well, if either of those leave…

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Posted by: on Thursday, December 22nd, 2011
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Butchers of Gastown III…The Video

The Butchers of Gastown (BOG) is all about sharing in the sourcing of a whole beast (or beasts), learning how to take them apart and then making a feast fit for kings with little to no waste. Sharing being the operative…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, September 27th, 2011
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Butchers of Gastown III: The Seafood Session

It has been awhile since I have written a post for Foodists. A bloody long time to be quite honest. Even as I write this I am searching my brain for some small scrap that I might throw you, dear reader, to justify this…

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Posted by: on Monday, August 1st, 2011
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Foodists Videos Enlighten your appetite. If you’re passionate about food, perhaps you’ve wondered about such things as where those delicious spot prawns comes from, how to butcher and prepare a whole lamb,…

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Posted by: on Monday, June 27th, 2011
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No More Punishment – It’s Now All About The Pleasure.

The Foodists recently had the opportunity to grab some kitchen time with celebrity chef Bob Blumer when he was in Vancouver promoting his new book, “Glutton for Pleasure”. The cookbook is his fourth and contains…

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Posted by: on Thursday, April 28th, 2011
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The Foodists Preview Hapa Umi

Recently Mark and I had the privilege of getting a first-hand sneak peak of the new Hapa Umi just before they opened. Hapa Umi is latest offering from this city’s preeminent izakaya empire Hapa Izakaya. Make no…

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Posted by: on Thursday, March 24th, 2011
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Ben & Mark Explore Summer Night Market

Ben and I had some fun exploring the Summer Night Market in Richmond recently, with videographers Nathan and Ryan capturing our culinary misadventure on camera. The idea was to give people who haven’t enjoyed a trip…

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Posted by: on Friday, September 3rd, 2010
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Most Creative Food Stop-Motion Videos

Shooting video ain’t easy. Editing is even harder. Thank goodness for a good production team. Every once in a while, a video catches my eye and captures my heart. While I obviously love food food food, food videos…

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Posted by: on Thursday, June 17th, 2010
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Butchers of Gastown Take on a Lamb

Photo credit: Todd Smith It all started with a pig called Wanda. Then some members of the Foodists collective went on a road trip to Clinton, BC to pick out some lambs from Cutter Ranch. Now one of their fine animals has…

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Posted by: on Friday, May 28th, 2010
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Food, Camera, Action! Olympic Eats on Video

The bustling energy that the 2010 Winter Olympics brought to Vancouver was amazing but I’m relieved to reclaim our city back from the visitors. During the games, I yearned to sample each Olympic Pavilion’s…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, March 9th, 2010
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Home is where the food is

I can’t count the times I’ve heard Mark say, “There’s something about being creative and loving food that goes hand-in-hand.” On top of that, I certainly can’t count the instances where…

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Posted by: on Sunday, January 17th, 2010
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Ground Turkey for Thanksgiving? Why Not.

Leah’s mother exaggerates most things by a factor of 1000. Filling up her car these days, for example, costs about 100,000 bucks. So, while listening to Dixie as she told a wonderful, romantic story of cooking a…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, October 6th, 2009
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