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Dalmore Rare Whiskies

Beautiful display of rare whiskies from Dalmore .  I love the silver stag.   Simple and elegant. On Chinese New Year Day, I attended The Dalmore Presentation, Whisky Tasting and Dinner hos…
The Three Gourmigos Richmond Food and Restaurant Discovery

I often explore the Vancouver restaurant scene with the other two Gourmigos. Here are some of our recent discoveries that we want to share with you. If you have been to any of these restaurants, dro…
Chinese New Year Afternoon Tea at Urban Tea Merchant

2015 is the Year of the Sheep. (1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003 & 2015) The sheep (goat, or ram) is among one of the animals that people most like.  Sheep people are mild mannered and ca…
The Art of Fine Teas!

Under certain circumstances there are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea. ~Henry James, The Portrait of a Lady, 1880 Tea is also a sort o…
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

The temperature is dipping.  The days are getting shorter and it's really beginning to look a lot like Christmas! All over Vancouver Christmas trees and decorations are up and many homes have a…
South of the Border (A weekend trip to Seattle)

A favourite weekend past time of many Vancouverites is to go south of the border to Seattle.  It's a fairly easy and straightforward drive across the border which takes  about a two hour d…
Hanging out with Food & Wine Bloggers

One of the joys of working on my radio show is the opportunity to meet so many different people.  I love my interview segments and try to arrange to have as many guests from various fields on m…
Birthday dinner at Hawksworth

Hawksworth Restaurant September is birthday month which means there will be much feasting.  This year I'm having a joint birthday with two of my friends, Mandy and Vincent.  Food blogger, …
Shaktea

I was invited by food critic Stephanie Yuen to a media preview at Shaktea so I went with my friend Bosco. Owners Maria and Tanya have travelled all over the world looking for premium tea for their ni…
Home Chefs

You might have heard the recent hoopla surrounding the search for a food blogger by Richmond Tourism. It generated much excitement and noise that over 1500 people applied for this job from all over t…
Cheers

I recently was invited to join my food blogger friend Bosco to attend the 34th annual Vancouver Playhouse Wine Festival which was held at the Convention Centre downtown. I have to admit that I am not…