Vancouver, B.C.

My home and native land.

Wildebeest Restaurant in Vancouver and their Horseradish Sour Cocktail Recipe

Posted by on Sep 21, 2012 | 0 comments

Wildebeest Restaurant in Vancouver and their Horseradish Sour Cocktail Recipe

I came, I ate, I conquered.

I spent an entire month in Vancouver

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The Adeline Cocktail at East of Main Cafe in Chinatown, Vancouver

Posted by on Aug 23, 2012 | 2 comments

The Adeline Cocktail at East of Main Cafe in Chinatown, Vancouver

I’m enjoying Vancouver’s lionized summer right now, as you can tell from my gluttonous twitter feed.  Whenever I’m in town, I have endless catching up to do – both with friends and with restaurants.

Once I arrived, my quest to check off all the new establishments from my list immediately began. 

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Cocktail Writing and Photography: Hawksworth’s Summer Cocktails in Vancouver

Posted by on Jul 17, 2012 | 0 comments

Cocktail Writing and Photography: Hawksworth’s Summer Cocktails in Vancouver

When I first published my article, 5 Summer Cocktail Recipes from Hawksworth in Vancouver, BC, on Serious Eats, a rather cranky reader commented right away.

Summer cocktails from Vancouver? Current summer menu? Vancouver is yet to have a summer! …

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Chef in Residence by Butter on the Endive in Vancouver

Posted by on Jun 5, 2012 | 2 comments

Chef in Residence by Butter on the Endive in Vancouver

Every so often, a dining opportunity arises that actually excites me and it’s rarely in a restaurant setting.  Good food comes easily in Vancouver but genuinely engaging culinary experiences are few and far between.

Owen Lightly of Butter on the Endive is the brains and hands behind Chef in Residence: a Collaborative Food Project that took place in May. 

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Cocktail Photography: Gin Cocktail Recipes at Pourhouse in Vancouver BC

Posted by on Apr 2, 2012 | 6 comments

Cocktail Photography: Gin Cocktail Recipes at Pourhouse in Vancouver BC

It’s hard to believe how long it has been since I’ve written a post.  The Mr. and I’ve have been away on our honeymoon for 3 whole weeks, travelling and feasting through the ultra cosmopolitans, Japan and Hong Kong.

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11 Best Restaurant and Bar Experiences in Vancouver in January 2012

Posted by on Feb 17, 2012 | 4 comments

11 Best Restaurant and Bar Experiences in Vancouver in January 2012

In the Best Restaurant Meals series, I curate my most noteworthy nosh from the past week(s) with mobile photos.

After spending 2 months in Austin Texas, I was jonesing for proper Asian food so you will see a theme here.  It was nice to be home, despite the gloomy and frigid weather. Good thing the food hit the spot and warmed me right up.  Here are some of my most memorable meals.

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