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Old House Restaurant in Courtenay

Monday, February 21st, 2011 — 10:36am PDT
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The following photo essay was experienced and contributed by John Biehler exclusively for After a day of travelling around the Comox Valley, we headed to the Old House Restaurant, which is the namesake of the hotel & spa we were staying at. Built in 1938 by the Kirk Family, who lived in the house […]

Vancouver Street Vending Programme Survey

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011 — 3:02pm PDT
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Last summer the City of Vancouver approved over a dozen street food vendors who have been selling everything from BBQ to noodles or chocolate-dipped fruit. Photo credit: Stephen Rees on Flickr Of all the applicants last year, this selection was chosen by the City and almost a year in, they would now like the public’s […]

Mount Washington Snowshoe & Fondue Dinner Tour

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011 — 11:00am PDT
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The following photo essay was experienced and contributed by John Biehler exclusively for Recently, I had the chance to once again fill in for Rebecca who couldn’t be in two places at once and once again I think I got the better part of the deal as she was getting her shots and dealing […]

Vancouver’s Chili Challenge

Thursday, January 20th, 2011 — 10:47am PDT
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For the third year in a row, the Food Network has partnered up with local chef and program host Anthony Sedlak to present the ZANTAC® Chili Challenge. Over the last few months recipes have been submitted and today, the top three finalists will cook up their chilis for a panel of judges (including myself) at […]

Dine Out Vancouver 2011: Glowbal Group

Thursday, January 20th, 2011 — 9:43am PDT
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Vancouver’s Global Group operates Coast, Italian Kitchen, Society, Glowbal Grill- Afterglow, Trattoria, and Sanafir. All of which are participating restaurants in this year’s Dine Out Vancouver, presenting a menu unique to their own cuisines either at the $18, $28, or $38 price points. Last night I had the chance to sample the 3-course dine out […]

Taste the World 2011, Win Tickets

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 — 10:35am PDT
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Vancouver Foodster presents Taste the World February 22nd, bringing a collection of local chefs and international cuisine to the heart of Granville Street. Six regions from around the world will be represented that night with tastes presented by six restaurants: Thailand with Charm Modern Thai New York with Fresh Local Wild India with Atithi Indian […]