What’s Good September 13 Edition

What’s Should Be On Your Agenda This Week How’s your September going? There’s a certain crispness in the air and signs of fall are rapidly appearing around here and I’m not sure whether to wear a sundress or a sweater these days.  Although I’m usually at a loss when if comes to fashion, though. We…

Edible Canada Hosts Top Chefs

UPCOMING MARKET DINNERS & EVENTS Guest chefs from BC are en route to Edible Canada for gourmet, seasonal feasts in the private room at the Market. 2015 Guest Chef Market Dinner series will welcome new chefs and old favourites into the custom demo kitchen in the heart of Granville Island. For these one-of-a-kind evenings, guests enjoy an…

26th Annual Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards Winners

 Ask for Luigi wins Restaurant of the Year and Vikram Vij is named Chef of the Year Congrats to all winners and nominees for the Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards. We missed the celebration this year (again), but were there in spirit! Thanks to the diligence of a few key tweeters, notably food reporter Erin Ireland…

Dinner By Starlight with Vikram Vij

VIKRAM VIJ, WITH GUESTS OF HONOUR: THE DABBAWALAS OF MUMBAI WHEN: Saturday July 12 @ 7pm WHERE: Secret location (revealed to ticket holders only two days in advance of the event) TICKETS: $350 seat / $2500 table of 8 Book a Seat/Table Seating for 2 – $700.00 CADTable of 8 – $2,500.00 CAD   Dinner by Starlight has…

Indian Summer Festival Opening Gala – Culinary Tour With Vikram Vij

A CULINARY TOUR OF ASIA CURATED BY VIKRAM VIJ, WITH SPECIAL GUESTS WHEN: Thursday, July 3 @ 7:30 pm WHERE: Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, 578 Carrall St. Vancouver TICKETS: $85* Mingle with special guests, imbibe fine sips and nibbles, and experience Indian Summer magic as you explore one of the city’s most exquisite gardens. Vancouver’s gastronomic…

Opening Gala Indian Summer Festival

 A CULINARY TOUR OF SOUTH ASIA, CURATED BY VIKRAM VIJ WHEN Thursday, July 4 @ 7:30pm WHERE Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden • 578 Carrall St, Vancouver TICKETS $75 BUY NOW VIJ’S RESTAURANT Vikram Vij talks about his restaurant, inspirations, ideas. Presenting Partner Associate Partners Celebrate the first day of Indian Summer with festival artists, patrons and special guests. Vancouver’s gastronomic…

Dinner By Starlight, With Vij and special guest Sanjeev Kapoor

Date: Friday, July 12 at 7:00pm Where: Secret Location (revealed to ticket holders only) Cost: $350/person http://indiansummerfestival.ca/events/dinner_by_starlight/ Vancouver’s own celebrity chef Vikram Vij will conjure up a one-time-only four course meal for guest of honour Sanjeev Kapoor. Sanjeev Kapoor is the much beloved and award-winning chef responsible forKhana Khazana, the longest running cookery show in…

Cook Live with Vikram Vij!

Internationally Renowned Chef to Host Online Cooking Show – This Time At UBC Award-winning chef, Vikram Vij, has announced he will be hosting Western Canada’s first ever live-streamed online cooking show on Thursday June 6th, 2013 live from Vij’s Kitchen at UBC. Following up on his wildly successful live online cook-along in Toronto, viewers on…

Top Chef Canada to Feature Vikram Vij & Indian Cuisine

The upcoming episode of Top Chef Canada, airing Monday May 20th at 9pm ET/10pm PT exclusively on Food Network Canada, will feature Indian cuisine, and Vancouver-based award winning chef Vikram Vij as guest judge for the Elimination Challenge. In Monday night’s Elimination Challenge, the chefs must create an Indian feast for the judges and guests,…

Vikram Vij Launches “Vij’s Kitchen” at UBC

Award-winning Vancouver-based chef Vikram Vij and his wife Meeru Dhalwala are proud to announce their involvement in a brand new venture with the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Land and Food Systems. Vij’s Kitchen is a facility that provides state-of-the-art learning space for UBC students studying food, nutrition and health, dietetics, community health and…