Insadong Korean Restaurant

After a long day of shopping at Coquitlam Centre with my family, we were hungry so we wanted to eat something good and satisfying. Then two of my friends, who are Coquitlam experts, recommended Insadong Korean Restaurant, located on North Road and Lougheed Highway in Coquitlam. Insadong Korean Restaurant is a Korean barbeque restaurant where…

Buster’s Southern Barbeque in Calistoga California

While traveling to or through the Napa Valley you very much expect good wine and good food. So many wine tastings in so little time and maybe some cheese pairings, charcuterie, bread, fine dining… Well, you know, everything that you would expect from wine country. So imagine my surprise when I discovered the best barbecue…

Get your Caribbean on with Grace Foods #Recipe

Ribs, I love them. There’s nothing better than a good, home-cooked rib meal. Since I love ribs so much, I’m always looking for ways to “spice up” my ribs to elevate the recipe. I’m a fan of pre-cooking my ribs on the crock pot, for that tenderness and fall-off-the-bone goodness. Cooking ribs it’s really quite…

Country, Blues & BBQ at Yale Saloon

Don your flannel, Daisy Dukes or jeans, and cowboy boots and mosey on down to the Yale Saloon for a night of dancing, country music, and BBQ!  Reinvented as Vancouver’s most popular country bar, complete with line dancing, bull riding, and live country music, the Yale Saloon is open 7 days of the week to provide…

Brews, Bites & BBQ at The Boathouse Restaurant

The sun is shining and you just got off work. What better way to spend an evening than enjoying a beer and some BBQ on a patio. This week I was invited to enjoy Brews, Bites & BBQ at The Boathouse Restaurant in New Westminster. This special event was hosted in partnership with Granville Island…

Goose Island Beer Co. Beer Dinner in Vancouver

This week I had the opportunity to attend Goose Island Beer Co.‘s migration media dinner in Vancouver. Goose Island Beer Co. is a Chicago based craft beer company. Their beers are distributed throughout the US, UK, and recently started expanding in the Canadian craft beer market. Goose Island hosted an intimate beer dinner at Glowbal,…

Summer’s Broken Ladder Ciders

Summer’s here and what better way to start off BBQ season but to sit on the deck and sip some local craft beers and ciders. Recently I had the chance to enjoy some of BC Tree Fruits Cider Co.’s latest Broken Ladder ciders. Broken Ladder ciders are BC Tree Fruits Cider Co’s latest premium craft cider…

San Antonio, Texas Food Adventures

Last month I went to San Antonio for a work trip – one of the first times travelling to Texas. I was told to eat as much meat as possible, as Texas was the land of BBQs. For the 3 days I was down there, I had my fair share of BBQs, steaks, brisket, and Tex-Mex food….

Contest! #thiscallsforribs at Earls Restaurants until June 17

Good food is something that should be shared with friends. I was invited by @TheMarcSmith to sample Earls #thiscallsforribs promotion, along with @br_webb, @foodgays, @cathybrowne, @christameister and @diannechow.  I couldn’t think of a better group of people to share this experience with. We all know each other and it was great to catch up and eat…

Mitch Miller’s Canadian Grill

Last weekend I had the infrequent chance to make an adventure out to Abbotsford for a friend’s going away party. His favorite spot is Mitch Miller’s Canadian Grill, claiming their food is amazing and frequently goes there when he eats out. I haven’t been out on an eating adventure in Abbotsford, so I was skeptical…