Taste Victoria

Tickets are now on sale! THE MAIN EVENT on Thursday July 16th will uncork Taste with more than 40 wineries and over 150 British Columbia wines to swirl, sip and sniff. Enjoy the live sounds of jazz singer EMILY BRADEN and the funky vibe of GREENLAW. TICKETS are currently available at only $75 until June…

The Vancouver Members of Society of Wine Educators Hosts Fundraising BBQ

NOTE – this is a wine industry event In support of wine education – hope to see you there again this year for another spectacular evening of wine, food and music with an amazing summer evening view of downtown Vancouver!! Feel free to spread the word to appropriate wine loving friends and colleagues. For tickets,…

Saturna Island Lamb BBQ

Country-fair flavored outdoor picnic celebrating Canada Day. Featuring a LAMB BARBEQUE dinner – hot dogs – refreshments – booths and games all day. Ferry and Water Taxi service – boat anchorage in Winter Cove – dinghy shuttle service boat to dock. Items to Note 1.Gates open 10:00 am to 4:30 pm 2.Ticket sales commence at…

Liberty Wine’s Champagne & Caviar

This July, Liberty Merchant Company is happy to host our 14th annual Champagne & Caviar tasting, as part of our much anticipated ‘Tastings-in-the-Park’ series. Join us for a delightful evening of bubbly and caviar canapés at Vancouver’s most beautiful tasting venue. All proceeds to benefit amateur sport at the Vancouver Rowing Club. Come out and…

Passions – The Hottest Event on the Culinary Calendar

On Sunday, September 20th from 6:00-9:00PM, the Dr. Peter Centre West End (1110 Comox Street, Vancouver) will host the 6th Annual Passions – A benefit for the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation. Emceed by Global TV’s Sophie Lui and consisting of 19 top Vancouver Chefs, a steady flow of wine and live and silent auction items…

Outstanding in the Field returns to British Columbia for feasts at the farm

July dinners planned at UBC Farm in Vancouver and North Arm Farm in Pemberton Valley near Whistler Outstanding in the Field, a group of culinary vagabonds who stage white-tablecloth dinners in farm fields across North America, is coming once again to Vancouver’s UBC Farm. The group also will visit the Whistler area for a dinner…

June 17 – The Good Life on the Jenn and Joe show

This week on The Good Life we talk to Joshua Snyder, the GM for Mortons Vancouver. He’ll update us on the new Morton’s cookbook, talk grilling and tell us about the Father’s Day specials at the restaurant. I’m hoping to sample some of the filet mignon sandwiches with the Morning Bay Cabernet Sauvignon. Listen live…

db Welcomes Douro Wines

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…

The Sylvia, Desert Hills and Posh Pals Cancer Fundraiser

The Sylvia restaurant, Desert Hills Winery & Granville Island Beer are participating in an event with a group of ladies called the Posh Pals in their effort to raise $10 000 for the Weekend to End Breast Cancer Fundraiser. The cocktail style event is being held in our dining room on Thursday June 25th from…

Oh Canada!- Celebrate July 1 at Granville Island

On July 1, visit Granville Island and wave a flag for your country! Granville Island celebrates its 30th Anniversary this Canada Day as well – so there are plenty of good reasons to make a beeline for Vancouver’s beloved cultural attraction! With free jazz performances courtesy of the Coastal Jazz and Blues Society, roving performers,…