Eating through Italy

Although it’s been months since my family trip through Italy, friends and family still ask me about my trip and what my favourite places were to eat at. Since I have gone to Italy twice now and explored quite a few regions of the country on my most recent trip, I’d like to share with…

Cornucopia 2017 Celebrates Fine Dining, Wine & Charity

TopTable Group in Whistler (Araxi Restaurant and Oyster Bar, The Cellar by Araxi, Bar Oso, and Il Caminetto) is host again this year to a series of fine dining and wine-related events as part of Whistler’s premier food and drink festival, Cornucopia. From November 9-19, 2017 The Cellar at Araxi will be host to the 2017…

Tasting Plates YVR – Chinatown Recap

How to spend a rainy night in Vancouver? Join Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates Vancouver on a food tour, that’s how! Last night my friend and I, both Coquitlam suburbanites, grabbed our umbrellas and raincoats to spend an evening enjoying some eats at Tasting Plates Chinatown. This year’s Chinatown tour included visits to 4 newer dining…

Trattoria Park Royal Debuts New Patio

If you’re looking for a nice spot to grab brunch with Mom this Mother’s Day, check out the new patio at Trattoria Park Royal. The newly renovated space offers a creative and casual ambiance, paired with a classic Italian menu. Some of the tasty bites provided include a Burrata and Prosciutto platter, the Burrata and Crostini…

Tasting Plates YVR – Port Moody

Wednesday was Tasting Plates YVR‘s first tasting tour in #Port Moody. Presented by VanFoodster, I was excited to see that Tasting Plates is venturing out to the suburbs! Closer to home for me, I haven’t had a chance to enjoy some of the places on the tasting tour so I was looking forward to checking…

Tasting Plates YVR – Fraserhood

Last night was Tasting Plates YVR #Fraserhood which took myself and my friend from Edmonton along a food journey on Fraser Street in East Vancouver. Presented by VanFoodster, this food adventure took us to 4 locations on Fraser between King Edward to Kingsway, and the starting point where we picked up our passports, the Honey…

Pizza with Chef Mark McEwan #HowDoYouJohnsonville

Thanks to Johnsonville Canada, I had the opportunity to attend the #HowDoYouJohnsonville media event this week at the newly opened David Hawksworth restaurant, Nightingale. The event was to promote the partnership between Canadian celebrity Chef Mark McEwan and Johnsonville. Mark McEwan has several of his recipes featured on the Johnsonville website and is a spokesperson for Johnsonville sausages. For this particular…

San Francisco Adventures – Delarosa

Day 1 of my San Francisco trip started off with a flight to San Jose so hubby and I could catch the Pace Art + Technology teamlab exhibit in Menlo Park. For anyone who is into digital art installations, this is the mother of all digital art shows. This is worth a visit before they…

The BiBo fires up at McArthurGlen Designer Outlets

The Italian restaurant, The BiBo Pizzeria con Cucina, has offically opened its second location in Vancouver at McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Malls by the Vancouver International Airport. Following the success of its first location in Kitsilano, owners Andrea and Michela Bini sought to expand their passion for authentic Italian pizza and wine to Richmond as well….

4 Days in New York

For the Thanksgiving long weekend, my hubby and I took a 4 day trip to New York City. As crazy as it was to spend part of the first and last day on a 5 hour plane ride to and from the Big Apple, this trip was another foodie adventure, sandwiched with lots of sightseeing…