Hart House at Deer Lake Hosts Lobster Supper

Burnaby’s Hart House at Deer Lake invites you to start the summer’s revelries by joining us at our annual Lobster Supper. On Wednesday, June 17 2009 we celebrate the season with wine, music, and fresh Maritime lobster. Hart House’s Lobster Supper has become a perennial favourite because of its outstanding seafood and festive atmosphere. The…

Jackson Triggs Wine Tasting

Come join the BCWAS on June 24th for a chance to experience some of the best wines in the Okanagan, at a special tasting of Jackson-Triggs wines, led by their Red Winemaker, Brooke Blair. About Brooke: From South Australia, Brooke has her Bachelor of Agricultural Science (Oenology) from the University of Adelaide, Australia. She has…

Steak Month at Hamilton Street Grill

Hamilton Street Grill owners Chef Neil Wyles and Joan Harvie Announce Steak Month at Hamilton Street Grill – Twelve Years, Twelve Dollars! Twelve years ago, and as one of just a handful of restaurants, Chef Neil Wyles and his wife Joan Harvie opened the Hamilton Street Grill. At the time there were five restaurants in…

June 3 – The Good Life on the Jenn and Joe show

This week on The Good Life we speak with Mireille Sauve, a certified sommelier and president of The Wine Umbrella, a wine consulting company.  German Riesling is featured at the BCLDB in June and Mireille is an expert. Attend a Riesling Tasting at the Cambie and 39th BCLDB, and enter to win a dinner for…

Fuel

Fuel has been charming diners with their regular menu, but in summer 2009 there’s much more to savour: The BEST Friday lunch going. $19.50 gets you organic Redbro chicken from polderside farms, that has been marinated, and cooked sous-vide in buttermilk, then fried crispy and served with seasonal sides. Biscuits, waffles, coleslaw, collard greens or…

A Canadian first- Hollywood Stars to invade Osoyoos Celebrity Wine Festival!

Osoyoos, British Columbia — Destination Osoyoos, in tandem with promoting sponsor Black Hills Estate Winery and the business community of Osoyoos, are announcing today that Hollywood stars will invade Osoyoos, BC for the first annual Osoyoos Celebrity Wine Festival from June 12 to 14, 2009. This special weekend is a veritable Meritage of different food…

German Rieslings at the BCLDB

2-5 pm at Cambie and 39th in Vancouver German Rieslings – Add Some Zest to Your Fest June features German Rieslings in all BC Signature Liquor Stores (www.bcliquorstores.com). Nothing says summer like a cool, crisp, glass of German Riesling! Riesling is an incredibly versatile wine to pair with food, due in part to its higher…

Glowbal Restaurant Group June Features

Celebrate summer in the city with Glowbal Restaurant Group, June 11-17. glowbal grill & satay bar, COAST, Sanafir, Italian Kitchen, and Trattoria Italian Kitchen have lined-up stellar feature menus, showcasing a delicious mix of global offerings. COASTAL Teaser Glowbal Restaurant Group is thrilled to announce that COAST Restaurant is relocating from Yaletown to Alberni Street…

A Pinxo Summer at the Bins

Warm weather is rolling in, and with it comes an influx of lighter fare. Leading the way are Bin 941 and Bin 942 Tapas Parlours, now both serving up Pinxos (pronounced pinch-os). Bite-size portions smaller than tapas, originating in Spain, the Pinxos at the Bins are just $5 a plate, making them as pleasing to…

Add Some Zest to your Fest this June at BC Signature Liquor Stores

The month of June features German Rieslings in all BC Signature Liquor Stores. A free consumer tasting on June 7th and a Riesling-inspired prize giveaway at FUEL Restaurant make this a Riesling celebration British Columbians won’t soon forget. As a part of this promotion, a very ‘colourful’ German Winemaker is coming to Vancouver as the…