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Eating my way through my birthday

This year I decided to eat my way through my birthday, dedicating and bookending a day with the best food Vancouver has to offer!!! I started the day with a gorgeous cappuccino at Le Faux Bourgeois Café. I’ve been to…

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Posted by: on Saturday, May 8th, 2010
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CocoaNymph – raising the chocolate bar!

She sat alone draped in the seductive and warm ambience of the room. Outside the coziness of the café contrasted with slick wet streets and the bluish air of cold winter rain. Casting her eye back she nestled into her…

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Posted by: on Friday, March 19th, 2010
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Crawdads and the South: a foodist in Mississippi.

I don’t think I’ve been called “child” since I as twelve.  Add the word “precious” to “child” and that is how this little Canadian was referred to throughout my time in the South.  Mississippian’s are…

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Posted by: on Sunday, February 28th, 2010
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Simply French

The marquee at 3742 West 10th Avenue says it all – “Simply French”. The classic yet down-to-earth feel of Vancouver’s newest European inspired café offers quite simply one of the best pain au chocolat I have…

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Posted by: on Monday, February 1st, 2010
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Dear Gruyere – I think I love you

Tonight I had a wonderful date with a block of Gruyere.  It was romantic yet rustic, gourmet yet approachable, subtle yet incredibly sexy. I had forgotten that I purchased a block of this sweet and nutty delight before…

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Posted by: on Thursday, January 7th, 2010
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Layers of meaty Vulgarity? – La Charcuterie Deli in Port Kells

I’m not going to waste your time talking about the dodgy industrial area that La Charcuterie Delicatessen is situated in (Port Kells), or how the deli doesn’t look like the health inspector knows where it is let alone…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, October 14th, 2009
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Pour for Four at Pourhouse

It’s Saturday night and I find myself consuming a healthy plate of pork and beans. But this isn’t your typical Libby’s beans out of the can.  The comfort food I’m talking about is part of the menu at…

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Posted by: on Sunday, September 27th, 2009
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All cocktails point to West.

I live in the neighborhood of South Granville and during my typical traipses up and down the street I always happen to walk by West, described as the “jewel in Vancouver’s culinary crown.” It is at this gem…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009
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