Events

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Deighton Cup 2017 - The 9th Year [EVENT]

Dust off your fascinators because the Deighton Cup is returning for its 9th go this Saturday, July 22nd, 2017. The Deighton Cup For the uninitiated, the Deighton Cup is a old-fashioned day at the races, featuring horses, champagne, and lunch. Imagine a grizzled gentlemen shaking his ticket from the grandstand »

Top 5 Pairings - Vintners Brunch - VIWF 2017 [RECAP]

Disclosure: I was a media attendee and all opinions are my own. Hey guys! Last week I had a chance to attend the Vancouver International Wine Festival’s 39th annual Vintners Brunch at the Vancouver Convention Centre. At this daytime gathering, winemakers allowed restaurants to form unique pairings of food »

Top 5 Wines - 25 Wines Under $25 - VIWF 2017

Disclosure: I was a media attendee and all opinions are my own. The usual sweet spot for me in wine is usually between $15-$35 depending on which wine merchant I’m at (BCL or otherwise). When I found out that the Vancouver International Wine Festival was holding an event »

Vancouver International Wine Festival 2017 - Tasting Room Review

Disclosure: I was a media attendee and all opinions are my own. Vancouver loves wine. At 39 years and running, the Vancouver International Wine Festival (VanWineFest) has been celebrating wines both within the nation and past our borders. At the heart of the festival is the Tasting Room where hundreds »

5 Best Things from Science of Cocktails - Vancouver [RECAP]

Disclosure: I was a media guest and all opinions are my own. What a weekend! Thursday February 9 was the second Science of Cocktails held at Science World in Vancouver. With over 1500 tickets sold, the 25+ bar stations and 12 food stations had their hands full. Here are my »

Pan Pacific Christmas Wish Breakfast 2016 – Vancouver [RECAP]

Now that we're into Vancouver's December, this much is clear: Christmas is in the air and tons of businesses are getting into charitable donations. I had the great fortune of attending the Pan Pacific Hotel's 29th annual Christmas Wish Breakfast. This special morning included festive perfomances from local musical groups, »

Vancouver Christmas Market 2016 - Food [RECAP]

Disclosure: My admission was complimentary and all opinions are my own. It’s December again! That means the Vancouver Christmas Market is in season and ready to serve up German-inspired holiday foods amidst a busy marketplace that includes handmade crafts, Christmas decor, and the traditional carousel. Does the new location »