Vancouver, this is your chance to live the MadeWithLove Regional Finals!

You want to live the ultimate experience of the largest mixology competition in Canada right in your town? The prestigious Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is hosting the MadeWithLove™ Vancouver Regional Final on Monday August 22nd. This is your chance to share the night with the most talented bar chefs of Pacific Canada! 14 bartenders are getting ready to…

Your Friday Cocktail: The Chan Chan by Mike Shum

Happy Friday! Time for a drinky drink, and boy, do I have a good one for you. How about a recipe from one of Vancouver’s most influential bartenders? Mike Shum is the cocktail ambassador for Barcadi Rum. Last year his drink the Chan Chan, won the prestigious Vancouver Canadian BACARDI Legacy Cocktail Competition. This year, Mike is…

Made with Love Ticket #Contest

I’ve been writing about Made with Love for the past three years. Every year the contest gets bigger, the cocktails get more delicious and the bartenders outdo themselves. If you’re a budding mixologist or really enjoy a good cocktail, this is the event for you. This year, the event is moving to a new venue,…

ANGOSTURA BITTERS CANADIAN COCKTAIL CHALLENGE 2013

The Angostura Cocktail challenge took place at the new Blackbird Public House and Oyster Bar yesterday. The Donelli group took over the space previously occupied by The Keg Caesars. The menu featured cocktails inspired by the iconic Angostura Bitters. For those not familiar with the brand, the bitters were first produced in the town of…