TWG Valentine’s Day Menu and Treats

TWG Valentine’s Day – Take Time For Tea Got plans for Valentine’s Day yet? On Friday we checked out Chef Cliff Hohl’s latest menu at TWG Tea and left very impressed with just how gorgeous and delicious the TWG Valentine’s Day menu was. I love doing afternoon tea here (TWG was previously the Urban Tea Merchant)…

Temper Chocolate & Pastry Delights For Valentine’s Day 

Temper Chocolate Hearts For Your Sweatheart We’ve suggested a few gifts that weren’t edible in our last post, but know you’d really never think of celebrating Valentine’s Day without chocolate. We headed to West Vancouver for dine out last month and had an excellent meal at Feast. As we wandered up the street we peered…

Valentine’s Day and No Reservation? A Few Resos Left!

So you forgot to reserve that table for the big day and now you’re in big trouble. Fear not, Vancouverites, there’s still a few to be, but act quickly! This list is current as of 1:30 pm Feb. 13, 2015 and we’ll add a few more once and if we hear of them. Granville Island…

CONTEST CLOSED Whole Foods Market West Vancouver #Giveaway

Everything is always sweet at Whole Foods Market West Vancouver, but this time of year they’ve got even more sweet treats just in time for Valentine’s Day. To celebrate they’ve put together a ‘Just the Two of Us’ Valentine’s Day gift basket valued at $50 plus a $20 gift card for one of Good Life Vancouver’s…

Dock Lunch Presents Valentine Dinner Southern-Romantic

The South is calling this Valentine’s Day as Dock Lunch goes Southern Romantic on Saturday, February 14th with two seatings, one at 6pm and one 8pm. Start with Low Country Shrimp ‘n Grits with lardons, pea shoots and parsley oil or a Bitter Salad with beets, radish and candied walnuts, cheese dusting and orange mustard vinaigrette. Follow…

Shopping For Valentines Day? Shop Etsy and Keep it Canadian!

Plan the perfect Valentine’s Day surprise for your sweetheart by turning to Etsy for all of your gifting needs. Profess your undying love through the written word with kardzkouture luxurious textured fine art paper cards, hand-crafted in Vancouver. The way to his heart could be through his stomach – surprise your significant other by making delicious cupcakes topped with mini heart-shaped cupcake toppers from LovelyLittleThingsB (Calgary), make a…

CONTEST CLOSED #Giveaway #Chocolate Green & Black’s Bars

If you didn’t get chocolate for Valentine’s Day and had no luck in any way, here’s your chance for some chocolate love! Good Life Vancouver and Green and Black’s have seven bars to send your way! To win comment on this post with your favourite flavour and who you would share a bar with! ***Please note…

Quince Valentine’s Day Food Lovers Class

Single or coupled you still need to eat on Valentine’s Day. Why not take the opportunity to learn some new dishes and avoid the restaurant crowds? GLV The Culinary Seduction; hands on cooking class at Quince. Friday February 14th Dine with wine, candles and romantic music. Start with… Fresh Local Oysters, Shallot Mignonette Move into…

Aphrodisia: Wines for Valentines – Tasting Event with Firefly

Many many things to do this Valentine’s Day, this is a great pre-day event that will help you find the exact wines you need for the day.  GLV  Feb. 13 Come join Firefly manager and Red Seal Chef Kevin Loewen along with WSET level 3 and French wine scholar candidate Leanne Quirk for a delicious…