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Weekly Goods – Mexico Visits Vancouver, Cookie Classes and Christmas Wishes

Are you feeling as busy as we are? We haven’t even got our tree up yet, but we’re in full holiday mode. We’ll be heading to the Pan Pacific for the Christmas Wish Breakfast, taking some cookie classes and going out to get that tree this week, well, perhaps after the snow. What do this week!

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Les Amis du Fromage Pop Up – Dec 10/11

Les amis du FROMAGE will be hosting a pop-up shop in December. Local culinary legends Artisan Edibles and Chef Ann Kirseböm will be selling a full range of gourmet jellies, chocolates, chutneys, antipasti, and sauces. This unique holiday experience will prove a delicious destination for all your festive shopping needs.

EAST VAN | 604-253-4218 | 843 East Hastings Street

www.buycheese.com  10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

3 Days, 3 Host Restaurants, 3 Top Mexican Chefs

From December 8th through 10th, Sabores CDMX events (Flavours of Mexico City) will see three of Mexico City’s top chefs take over the kitchens of Vancouver restaurants to share culinary highlights from their home region. Chef Andrea Carlson’s Burdock & Co. will host Chef Mario Espinosa; Cacao’s Chef Jefferson Alvarez will cook with Chef Gerardo Vázquez Lugo; and Chef Tret Jordan will share the kitchen at Homer Street Cafe and Bar with Chef José Manuel Baños. Set menu prices will vary. For additional details visit www.saborescdmx.com, and to make reservations please call the host restaurants.

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Shiny, Fuzzy, Muddy December 10/11 at The Heritage Hall

The SHINYFUZZYMUDDY seeks out new artists each year, up to thirty guests are invited to exhibit and sell their work at this historic Main St. location. The common thread that ties the work together is the high quality of design, craftsmanship and material sensibility. Holiday shopping….check!

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The Uncommon Cafe Cookie Classes – Dec 14

Wednesday Dec. 14, 6pm – 8:30pm – Tickets

Don’t have time to bake this year? Or want to check out some different new cookie flavours or decorating tricks? Grab some friends, family or come on your own to get your holiday baking done all in one go! Don’t forget your Tupperware! Everything you make you take. Great for beginners – any levels welcome! $40 per person, $5 per child (max 2 per adult) The Uncommon Café, 477 Powell Street, Vancouver. Tickets.

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Pan Pacific Christmas Wish Breakfast – December 13

We’re so excited about this one that we’re staying the night at the hotel so we don’t miss it! Vancouverites flock to the Pan Pacific Hotel the annual Christmas Wish Breakfast, donating new, unwrapped toys to the Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau, in order to make Christmas special for families in needs. Teenagers are in the most need of toys during the holiday season.

Come on down Tuesday, December 13, between 6am-9am, and contribute to our massive toy pile! For more details leading up to the event, be sure to follow along on Facebook , Twitter and Instagram. #PanXmasWish

Where to Brunch New Year’s Day Vancouver 2015

It’s the morning after the night before and no matter what your New Year’s resolutions are you’ve still got to eat.  Start the year with something delicious and set the tone for a tasty year.

Belgard Kitchen

Belgard Kitchen

January 1st Open Brunch Service 11am-5pm

Hosting a boozy brunch from 11am-5pm on January 1st to cure your hangovers and kick off 2015 right! Also accepting large party reservations.

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Guu Garden

Serving Osechi for lunch – Japanese New Year Food bento-style.  Only 100 – better reserve.

    • M101-888 Nelson Street, Vancouver 604-899-0855

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Brunch at Cafe Pacifica & Cascades Lounge Pan Pacific

11:00am – 3:00pm

Menu here

Salads, Sushi, an Asian-themed station, charcuterie, carvery, desserts, a kids buffet…..the items seem endless.

Entertainment by the Goby Catt Trio
$90 per person $86 Seniors $48 Children age 6-12
Complimentary – Children age 5 and under
(5% GST & 17% Service Charge applicable)

604.895.2480

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BRUNCH at Earls Kitchen + Bar for the holiday’s 

Earlier this year Earls Kitchen + Bar introduced a brunch menu and guests have been loving it! Offered  Saturday, Sunday and holiday Mondays, Earls will also be offering brunch New Year’s Day this year. (Check website for individual location’s hours) Earls offers a full brunch menu as well as their regular menu. Selections include a sourdough grilled Croque Madam with Virginia ham, Swiss cheese and roasted Serrano cream; traditional Eggs Benedict; fruit and berry topped French Toast and a Breakfast Hash that combines avocado, Chorizo sausage and field mushrooms with crispy fried potatoes topped with poached eggs. Earls signature Caesar; fresh squeezed juices, on their own or topped with sparkling wine, are perfect accompaniments, or choose from the full craft beer list.

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Dim Sum Pink Pearl

Who doesn’t love dim sum after a night of indulgence?  Pink Pearl has rise from the ashes and is ready to serve up an excellent meal to start 2015. As always you can inspect your seafood before it meets its death to ensure freshness.

1132 Hastings Street, Vancouver 604 253 4316

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Forage in the Listel Hotel

From French toast to game burgers Forage is open to launch you sustainably into 2014.

Brunch 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Corned Bison Hash with IPA hollandaise and Blueberry Pancakes and @MogianaCoffee! Mimosas from 9am!

Trafalgars and Sweet Obsessions

Both Trafalgars Bistro & Sweet Obsession are open New Year’s Day.

Sweet Obsession 8am-10pm

Trafalgars Bistro – reservations for am & pm
10am-3pm for our BRUNCH menu
and 5pm-9pm for our DINNER menu

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Shuraku Sake

Sip Sake from 5pm till 11pm and slurp down the OZOUNI – New Year’s Soup at Shuraku
tap-and-barrelTap and Barrel

Perhaps you resolved to drink more craft beer?  Tap and Barrel and Tap and Barrel Coal Harbour are open.  Deep fried pickles or a peanut butter and jam burger anyone?  We usually just have the flat bread.

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Open from 9am- 3pm this menu looks first-day worthy!

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Chicha

Big New Years Day Brunch fun Jan 1 2015!
10.30am-4pm
Lots of drink special

West End = Left Bank 10:30 a.m.  – 2: 30 pm

Crepes to order, mimosas plus all below!

chipotle corn bread muffin | 6 scrambled egg, tomato salsa

bacon & mushroom toast | 7 fried egg, hollandaise

baked egg | 7 beluga lentils & savoy cabbage cassoulet

belt | 9 sourdough toast, bacon, lettuce, tomato, fried egg

healthy start | 13 two poached eggs, wilted spinach, fresh tomato & quinoa salad, fruit

omelette | 12  mushrooms, spinach, tomato, gruyere

shakshuka | 13 two fried eggs, red pepper & caramelized onion hash, raita

left bank breakfast | 14 two poached eggs, grilled chorizo or crispy pork belly, hash brown, tomato salsa, sourdough toast

smoked salmon benny | 14 caper cream cheese, avocado salsa, hollandaise

chicken salad | 15 artisan lettuce, dried cherry & almonds, bacon & avocado, sourdough croutons, honey poppy seed dressing

CONTEST CLOSED #Giveaway $1200 Pan Pacific Vancouver Hotel Package/Social Shopper DEAL!

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Kick off 2014 in style and comfort with SocialShopper! Enter to win a fabulous two-night stay at the Pan Pacific hotel right in the heart of downtown Vancouver! The winner will also receive 4 tickets to Fly Over Canada, incorporating state-of-the-art technology to bring you some of Canada’s most thrilling sights. Winner picked January 21!

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Where to Dine New Year’s Day Vancouver

guuIt’s the morning after the night before and no matter what your New Year’s resolutions are you’ve still got to eat.  Start the year with something delicious and set the tone for a tasty year.

Guu Garden

Serving Osechi for lunch – Japanese New Year Food bento-style.  Only 100 – better reserve.

  • M101-888 Nelson Street, Vancouver 604-899-0855

Brunch at Cafe Pacifica & Cascades Lounge Pan Pacific

11:00am – 3:00pm

Menu here

Salads, Sushi, an Asian-themed station, charcuterie, carvery, desserts, a kids buffet…..the items seem endless.

Entertainment by the Goby Catt Trio
$90 per person $85 Seniors $45 Childen age 6-12 Complimentary – Children age 5 and under (5% GST & 17% Service Charge applicable)

604.895.2480

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Dim Sum Pink Pearl

Who doesn’t love dim sum after a night of indulgence?  Pink Pearl has rise from the ashes and is ready to serve up an excellent meal to start 2014. As always you can inspect your seafood before it meets its death to ensure freshness.

1132 Hastings Street, Vancouver 604 253 4316

Delta Burnaby Ebo Restaurant New Year’s Day Brunch

Slightly outside of Vancouver, but worth the drive.  Full buffet of breakfast items, dim sum, salads, sushi, ROTI!, desserts and carvimg stations too.  Great spot for dining any time.

Menu here.

$45 per person  Prices do not include %5 GST  Groups of 8+ subject to 15% gratuity 604-453-0788

forage9Forage in the Listel Hotel

From French toast to game burgers Forage is open to launch you sustainably into 2014.
Breakfast 7:00 am – 10:00 am Menu here
Brunch 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Menu here

Trafalgars and Sweet Obsessions

Both Trafalgars Bistro & Sweet Obsession are open New Year’s Day.
Trafalgars Bistro brunch menu 11am-3pm
Trafalgars dinner menu 5-9pm
Sweet Obsession is open from 8am-10pm

http://www.trafalgars.com/

Shuraku Sake

Sip Sake from 5pm till 11pm and slurp down the OZOUNI – New Year’s Soup

http://shuraku.net/

tap-and-barrelTap and Barrel

Perhaps you resolved to drink more craft beer?  Tap and Barrel and Tap and Barrel Coal Harbour are open.  Deep fried pickles or a peanut butter and jam burger anyone?  We usually just have the flat bread.

http://www.tapandbarrel.com/

Book Before June 30th for a SUITE Pan Pacific Whistler Vacation

Get the 3rd night FREE

Planning a summer vacation in the award-winning resort of Whistler?  Consider this suite deal! The Pan Pacific Whistler Village Centre and Pan Pacific Whistler Mountainside Resorts are offering a Summer Early Booking offer. By booking a summer get-away before June 30th in one of the Pan Pacific’s luxury suites, guests will receive a third night for FREE. Rates for this suite deal start at $159 for the first two nights, with the 3rd night at no charge. So, for a three night stay, that translates to $106 per night.

At Pan Pacific Whistler resorts, suite rates always include:

  • Whistler’s best address
  • Complimentary wireless internet and local calls
  • Convenient valet ski & bike storage
  • Luxurious suites featuring full kitchens, fireplaces, balconies and Aveda amenities
  • One of the best pool decks in Whistler with a heated outdoor salt water pool, hot tub and a steam room

About Pan Pacific Whistler: Boasting two of the most spectacular locations in Whistler Village, Pan Pacific Whistler Village Centre and Pan Pacific Whistler Mountainside offer all-suite luxury accommodation steps from dining, shopping, and year-round mountain adventures. Consistently included in readers’ surveys, the properties at Whistler have recently received nods from 2010 and 2011 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List, 2010 Reader’s choice recognition from Condé Nast Traveler and Top Ten Canadian Luxury Hotels by renowned authority Trip adviser.