St. Patrick’s Day Tastes Around Vancouver

Saint Patrick’s Day was traditionally a religious holiday, a celebration of the arrival of Christianity in Ireland, honouring Saint Patrick. Gradually it morphed into a feast day, coinciding with the lifting of the Lenten restrictions and involving indulgent eats and the drinking of alcohol, which are restricted during Lent. These days, anything goes and although…

Pit for Your Supper at The Irish Heather

What happens when you combine over 2,000 pounds of fresh cherries, approximately 50 volunteers and a 40-foot long table? Gather your friends, put on your aprons, roll up your sleeves and get ready to dive into pitting a mountain of Okanagan cherries at The Irish Heather’s Pit for Your Supper on July 18, 2012. Guests will…

The Glenrothes Whisky Tasting

DATE: Wednesday November 16, 2011 TIME: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm VENUE: Irish Heather & Shebeen Whisk(e)y House – 212 Carrall Street, Vancouver PRICE: $40 each plus tax and 15% service. Your evening will begin with a cocktail reception in the Irish Heather’s private Whisk(e)y House, the Shebeen, home to the largest whiskey collection in British Columbia…

Craft Beer & Spotted Prawn Boil

Thursday, May 26 Irish Heather COST: $50.00 includes 3 different beers, meal, tax & gratuity RSVP: sean@irishheather.com – note the 2 ‘h’s in the email TIME: 6:30pm Celebrate “Slow Fish” and the art of craft beer. Mingle in the Shebeen and learn more about Slow Food Vancouver, Crannog Ale and Organic Ocean. Then, roll up your…

Irish Heather Long Table Series

Our LTS continues with another 6 weeks of meals including 2 Craft Beer Festival Dinners, a Canadian Military Fund Raiser, Lamb Dinners for Easter and a 2 course for $20 on Mother’s Day. All LTS Dinners Are $16 * (except specially marked menus) WELCOME TO THE LONG TABLE SERIES! The Long Table Series (LTS) is an…

Vancouver Beer Craft Week – The Brooklyn Crawl

$57 Join on us Tuesday May 10th and Wednesday May 11th (7pm – 10pm) for a crawl through a few of our locations here in Gastown while enjoying the beer of Brooklyn Brewery . The evening will start with a reception in the Shebeen Whisk(e)y House, followed by dinner at the Irish Heather served on the 40′ communal…

News from Sean Heather

It is hard to believe that we are already a week into the New Year. Here at the Irish Heather we are excited about what this year has in store. We will be launching a lunch delivery service at months end, opening a retail component to our bakery by mid February and opening “Bitter” by…

News From Sean Heather

Over the last few weeks we have added some new dimensions to our little company. “Judas Goat Taberna” and “Fetch Hot Dogs” are now open and next week our partnership with Rennie Marketing Systems with give birth to “Everything Cafe”.  We recently signed a lease for the ground floor corner units in the Pennsylvania Hotel,…

VCBW – Gastropub Crawl – Shebeen, Heather, Salt

Upright Crawl Irish Heather 210 Carrall Street, Vancouver (map) Tel: 604 255 4218 5:30pm – 6:30pm, Shebeen 6:30pm – 8:00pm, Long Table at Irish Heather 8:00pm – 9:00pm, Salt Portland’s Upright Brewing specializes in farmhouse-inspired ales rooted in France and Belgium, but made with local ingredients and a Pacific Northwest twist. The name is a…