Van Houtte Introduces Coffee Profiles And Recipes from Wendy Boys

Are you bold and woodsy or mellow and fruity? Why do we need a coffee profile? Well, much like how we choose different wines for different foods to create a memorable experience, coffee is another wonderful way to learn about our palates and taste preferences. Every person has a preferred blend, roast and pairing that…

Vancouver’s Easter Treats

It’s good Friday in Vancouver and another long weekend when those with real jobs take time off and us freelancers catch up on our never ending to do lists or organize our taxes (and some of us a few years of taxes).  I am working all weekend and not really even a huge fan of…

VALENTINE’S DAY TREAT: HEART-SHAPED FRENCH MACARONS

Say “I Love You” The French Way, And Gluten Free! http://frenchmadebaking.com/en/ French macarons have been trending for a couple of years and are still high on the 2012 must-have list of every food lovers. If you wish to break free of traditional gift ideas for the upcoming Valentine’s Day and hit the (sweet) spot, these…

SWEET BC BLUEBERRIES – Healthy Recipes

Packed with important antioxidants, vitamins and heart-healthy fibre, Blueberries are hard to beat The beginning of a new year makes most of us take a second look at our diet, vowing to eat more healthfully, and take better care of our bodies to fight disease. It’s surprisingly easy – all thanks to one little blue…

WINE-SWIGGING BEEF

NORTH AMERICA’S FIRST AND ONLY WINE-SWIGGING BEEF LAUNCHES DISTRIBUTION ACROSS CANADA IN TIME FOR BBQ SEASON In perfect time to hit the grill this summer, North America’s first and only wine-fed beef has officially launched distribution. Found in the kitchens of fine restaurants and butchers across Canada, Sezmu Meats treats their happy cows with a litre…

Harvest Tours and the upcoming B.C. Shellfish Festival

With harvest tours and the upcoming B.C. Shellfish Festival, the world is your oyster this summer on Vancouver Island. Eating an oyster from the waters around Vancouver Island is a way to taste the mysteries of the Pacific Ocean in a single bite. Oysters owe much of their particular qualities – flavor, size, color, shell…

Hardbite Potato Chips Wants To Hear Your Voice In A National Contest

BC’s favourite potato chip company wants the entire country’s opinion in a soon-to-launch national contest. . While the potato chips are of top quality, loaded with flavor and not fat, and proud to be local, the names could use a serious kick, and the design concept needs a refresh. “Natural HARDBITE Chips – a superior taste –…