When the PappaRoti signs when up on the corner of Robson and Nicola I’m certain that many in the West End (myself included) opened up a browser to search the term, curious to see what would finally occupy the long-vacant space. As a neighbourhood resident for the better part of the last decade, I was […]
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While I love a crisp, drizzly Vancouver morning sometimes it takes all of my might to slide out of bed and walk over to my computer, never mind running downstairs and down the block for a hot cup of coffee. Having a brewing system in-house is definitely handy. We have a Keurig system (that does […]
In true Pacific Northwest fashion, Vancouver is definitely known for its coffee shops. Packed so densely that they occur more frequently than bus stops on major routes, it’s sometimes hard to stand out from the crowd. However, WE Coffee in the West End of downtown Vancouver has managed to do just that by permeating the […]
There are just a few days left to enjoy the delicious deals and experiences that Dine Out Vancouver has to offer including special events like the speaker series at Edible Canada at the market on Granville Island. Throughout the course of the festival, Edible Canada has hosted talks about Asian Inspired Cocktails, Canadian Whiskies, Pork, […]
It’s no secret that Canadians love their coffee and Vancouverites have a specific affinity for those hot brewed beverages that get us through rainy days. You can resolve to spend a little less on coffee this year by brewing your own at home, saving several dollars a week with your own system and your own […]
Adding to their savoury offerings, Tim Hortons has recently launched a new menu item for lunch. Fresh-made panini sandwiches are now being served up nationwide with five varieties available for $5.29 and the classic grilled cheese for $3.99. Tuscan Chicken: Seasoned white chicken strips, tomatoes, red onions and processed mozzarella cheese with a creamy sundried […]
The Commercial Drive Coffee Company popped onto my radar just a short time ago when they supplied the complimentary coffee at my London Drugs book signing event — and I’m very glad that they did. Roasted in East Vancouver, they have signature Vancouver-themed coffee styles that include: The Drive Espresso: “A smooth, low acidity, European […]