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Vancouver International Wine Festival: Why It’s The Most Important Yet

February 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Wine Festival! As just about everyone in Vancouver knows, it’s that time of year when the whole city puts on its #winelover hat and heads down to the convention centre. This year, at the 30th #VIWF, however, things are a bit different. The theme region at Vancouver International Wine Festival—for the first time ever—is Canada. And the official reason is to celebrate the 150th anniversary [...]

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12 Bubbles that Won’t Break the Bank

December 18th, 2016|0 Comments

'Tis the season … for Champagne, Cava, Sekt, Prosecco, Crémant and more. You name it—around this time of year, if it bubbles and pops we love to drink it. First, the good news about sparkling wine. Bubbles are no longer just for celebrations and glorified cork-popping. Sparkling wine has come of age as a food wine—and with good reason. If [...]

Food

Edible Canada Bistro: A Seal of Approval

January 24th, 2017|0 Comments

One thing I’ve learned about Eric Pateman: he doesn’t do anything by half measures. The dynamo behind Edible Canada rattled a few people last week by putting seal on his Granville Island bistro’s Dine Out Vancouver menu. In the last ten years, Pateman has built a small concierge-based business into [...]

Travel

5+ Reasons to Hit the Kamloops Wine Trail

November 7th, 2015|1 Comment

Kamloops, BC: The Thompson Valley is BC's newest wine region British Columbia’s wineries continue to push the boundaries, opening up new areas previously not deemed capable [...]

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6 Reasons to Visit Sun Peaks Resort—Besides Super Skiing

February 4th, 2015|1 Comment

Sun Peaks - great skiing plus plenty more ... Sun Peaks—Canada's second largest ski resort—yields a wealth of fun and activities in a pristine [...]

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Vancouver International Wine Festival: Why It’s The Most Important Yet

February 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Wine Festival! As just about everyone in Vancouver knows, it’s that time of year when the whole city puts on its #winelover hat and heads down [...]

Edible Canada Bistro: A Seal of Approval

January 24th, 2017|0 Comments

One thing I’ve learned about Eric Pateman: he doesn’t do anything by half measures. The dynamo behind Edible Canada rattled a few people last week by [...]