Night at the Vancouver Aquarium

7 p.m. to midnight Regular Price: $250 per person (Buy Tickets Online) Chairman’s Circle : $1,000 per couple For more than 50 years, the Vancouver Aquarium has been one of the community’s most unique special-event venues, providing guests with an entertaining and informative look at the often mysterious world beneath the waves. On June 12th,…

6th Annual Food and Wine Event at Coyote Creek Golf Course

Exciting Event Updates: • The VIP Lounge will feature oyster, prawn and sushi bars • The highlight of the live auction is a Vancouver Canucks team signed stick • Just added exhibitors: Eaglequest Coyote Creek Golf Club, Goat’s Pride Dairy at McLennan Creek, Independent Distillers Canada, PMA Canada and Uli’s • The evening’s emcee is…

Polderside Farms to Hold Gourmet Feast Al Fresco

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL LATER THIS SUMMER Field to Feast Celebrates the Best in Locally Sourced Food and Benefits the SPCA Jens-Hugo and Virginia Jacobsen of Polderside Farms have been leaders in organic, humane farming and have won accolades for their healthy and delicious duck, chicken and lamb. Their poultry and lamb has…

Fathers Day on the Farm with The Seasonal Experience

Proudly Presented by: The Seasonal Experience & Glorious Organics Co-operative Location: 1322 – 256th Street, Aldergrove 4:00pm – 7:oopm Rain or Shine! Fun and Family …the way Fathers Day was meant to be!! Enjoy: Farm Tours Cooking demonstrations Food Samplings Activities (soccer, Frisbee, crafts…) Full BBQ dinner buffet Adult: $35.00 Children: (6-12) $20.00 Under 6…

DB and the Wines of the Douro Valley

DOURO VALLEY, PORTUGAL – GORGEOUS QUINTA WINES MADE BY THE CELEBRATED DOURO BOYS db WELCOMES SPECIAL GUEST PRESENTER PAUL WATKIN OF THE SEACOVE GROUP, INC Inspired dishes prepared by Chef de Cuisine Stephane Istel – five courses, including: • Welcome Reception: Chef Istel’s traditional Alsatian Tarte Flambe, Cremant d’Alsace • Duo of Quail, Ballotine and…

Cobre presents Brazil’s top chef – Chef Yara Castro Roberts

Canadians’ knowledge of Brazil is generally limited to Rio de Janeiro’s famed Carnevale, Ipanema Beach and samba. We know very little, if anything, about the country’s culture, food and various states. Like Canada, Latin America’s largest country is comprised of different regions, each with a distinctive cuisine informed by its people (both indigenous and immigrant),…

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…

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…

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…