Food Artisans of Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands at Books to Cooks

Author Don Genova will be at Barbara Jo’s Books to Cooks to celebrate the publication of his book, Food Artisans of Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands. Don will be visiting from Vancouver Island to lead a salon discussion about the food artisans of these regions. It’s also a celebration the anniversary of Don and his wife who…

Benton Brothers Perfect Cheese Pairings for Dad

Idiazabal Spain (Navarre): Sheep: Raw Idiazabal is one of the more underrated cheeses from Spain. It hails from Navarre in the Basque country. During production the wheels were traditionally smoked over beechwood, hawthorn, or cherry for 10 days. This technique is no longer used but the cheese still retains a subtle smoky flavor. Idiazabal is…

Father’s Day Recipe Contest

Is your dad hard to shop for? Coquitlam Centre wants to help make your shopping easy! For your chance to win a BBQ prize pack valued at $150, share your favourite recipe OR your dad’s favourite recipe on our Facebook page here: http://on.fb.me/L7em87 Feel free to include an image with your entry, really make our mouths water! Contest…

Looking for the perfect Father’s day gift?

Look no further than the revolutionary SousVide Supreme! Whether he’s really into high tech gadgets and innovative equipment or just loves cooking steak, chicken & ribs to perfection, our SousVide Supreme kits will be the best gift he’s received in years!  Right now when you order any SousVide Supreme water oven they’ll throw in a FREE BBQ…

Tofino Sea Kayaking Teams with Edible Canada to Bring Line of Artisan Food Products to West Coast Vancouver Island Destination

Iconic Waterfront “Company Store” to Offer Products from Canada’s Largest Culinary Tourism and Locavore Retail Company Tofino Sea Kayaking, the iconic waterfront kayaking centre, bookstore and coffee bar, has teamed up with Edible Canada to offer a variety of high quality culinary products to Tofino residents and visitors to the popular Vancouver Island destination. “Tofino Sea…

Still Stuck for Mother’s Day – Head to Whole Foods

Here’s to making this Mother’s Day a memorable one with Whole Foods. For the Chocolate-loving Mom It doesn’t take a lot to show just how much you care. With Whole Foods Market® Assorted Chocolates (in stores just in time for Mother’s Day!), you know Mom will be thinking about just how sweet you are. You’ll…

Whole Fish Event at 1Fish 2Fish

Customers Cue Up for the 14th annual Whole Fish Event at 1Fish 2 Fish Fresh Seafood Market The inquiries started as early as January; the opening date for the annual Halibut season off the Pacific coast hadn’t even been set yet. That’s what happens after 13 years of getting people hooked on fresh, sustainable Pacific Halibut…

Oyama Sausage Choucroute Festival

Presented by Oyama Sausage, Liberty Wines and Granville Island Brewing Beat the mid-winter culinary blahs and visit Granville Island between Feb 16th and Feb 19th for our Choucroute Festival. Join Vancouver’s premiere charcuterie, Oyama Sausage, and Granville Island Brewing and Liberty Wine Merchants to celebrate this time honored winter classic. Choose from an outstanding selection…

Viva Italia presented by Oyama Sausage

Dine InVancouver If you are looking to avoid the crowds at your favourite restaurants during Dine Out Vancouver, visit Granville Island between Jan 19th to Jan 22nd for Viva Italia. Join Vancouver’s premiere charcuterie, Oyama Sausage, and Granville Island’s Duso’s Fresh Pasta & Sauces and Liberty Wine Merchants to celebrate the best of Italian cuisine…