Tasting Plates Commercial Drive on September 4

Tasting Plates Commercial Drive on September 4

Tweet Join us and explore the Commercial Drive neighborhood and tantalize your taste buds at several restaurants and cafes. This evening tasting extravaganza is on Wednesday September 4 from 6pm until 10pm and is presented by Vancouver Foodster. Each restaurant will be serving up Tasting Plates and Tasting Cups for guests to enjoy and you will have a chance to visit many different types of restaurants throughout the event, meet some new food loving friends, meet the chefs, and learn about each of the participating restaurants. If you haven’t been to our previous Tasting Plates events, Novus TV featured one of our previous events on City Lights (view here). Visit our Tasting Plates site and view our past events, photos and more! Registration: tba- this is where you will show us your printed or digital tickets and will pick up your Tasting Plates Passports and menus. Participating Restaurants/Establishments Grounds for Coffee 2088 Commercial Drive Web: https://groundsforcoffee.ca/ Twitter: @groundsyvr Instagram: @groundsyvr Cuisine: Cinnamon Buns café Making cinnamon rolls in Vancouver since 1993. We provide only the highest quality baked goods and specialty coffees. Our cinnamon rolls are our specialty. We bake them in store, fresh, daily and only serve premium quality organic and fair trade organic coffees. Daddy’s Kitchen 2586 Commercial Drive, Vancouver Web:http://www.daddyskitchen.ca/ Instagram @daddyskitchenpoke Cuisine: Poke and Sushi Poké and sushi restaurant in the heart of The Drive … But with a Daddy’s Kitchen twist. Fratelli Bakery 1795 Commercial Drive Web: http://fratellibakery.com/ Twitter: @fratellibakery Instagram @fratellibakery Cuisine: Italian Bakery An award-winning-bakery with a reputation for making delicious treats. All of our recipes are original and all of our ingredients are fresh. As a result, we’ve created the best Italian pastries, breads, cookies,...
Tasting Plates East Vancouver Vegetarian

Tasting Plates East Vancouver Vegetarian

Tweet On Wednesday June 26, we presented our second Vegetarian tour, this time in East Vancouver with a selection of eateries. Started off the evening with delicious curry and tea at Chance Café after everyone registered. Chance Café Tofu coconut Thai curry on jasmine rice (red) Tofu coconut Thai curry on jasmine rice (green) Sweet Jasmine Tea ·         Tofu coconut Thai curry on jasmine rice ·         Jasmine sweet tea Do Chay Potsicker, Dumplings and Monson Roll ·         Handmade XO Potstickers – Spicy mushroom XO filling in a homemade potsticker, sweet soya drizzle, fried garlic ·         Glass Dumplings – Banana leaf wrapped tapioca dumplings filled with jicama and mung bean served with our homemade ish sauce ·         Monsoon Roll – Mixed root and tofu slaw, Vietnamese herbs, and traditional greens wrapped in a rice wrapper and served with our pineapple chili sauce Maizal  ·         Ague tofu on salsa verde mini rice bowl ·         Plantain tostada ·         Vegan churros & chocolate ·         Passionfruit mojito Ignite Pizzeria ·         Crispy Kale ·         Fungi Supreme (mozzarella, cardoncelli mushrooms, ricotta, aged parmesan) The restaurants and cafes featured unique and tasty dishes to our guests to eat and drink throughout the event. By: Richard...
Tasting Plates Richmond

Tasting Plates Richmond

Tweet On Wednesday June 19, we presented our Richmond dining tour in our Tasting Plates series as we explored central Richmond.  Harold’s Bistro Harold’s Bistro LaksaSouthwest Salad 75 West Coast Grill: •        Lamb chop with dukkah and chimichurri •        Manchego cheese croquette with chipotle •        Back Ribs with house-made bourbon bbq sauce CAVU kitchen bar: •        Mini El Bandito Burgers: chipotle bbq braised beef, grilled Mexican chorizo, caramelized onions, aged cheddar on a sesame bun. •        Mini Peanut Butter & Chocolate Dessert: flourless chocolate cake, warm ganache, peanut butter mousse, raspberry compote, toasted peanut brittle 38 Sampal Korean BBQ •        Fried rice cake •        Seafood pancake •        Stir fried noodle •        Bulgogi The restaurants featured unique and tasty dishes to our guests to eat and drink throughout the event. By: Richard...
Tasting Plates North Vancouver

Tasting Plates North Vancouver

Tweet Coconama On Wednesday June 12, we presented our North Vancouver dining tour in our Tasting Plates series as we explored the area of Lower Lonsdale.  Started off the evening with a beverage tasting at Shipyards Coffee after everyone registered. Shipyards Coffee Iced Coconut Latte 12 oz beverage of your choice from the espresso bar Larry’s Market Roasted Carrot Salad with Gorgonzola Spiced roasted carrot with almond, parsley, Gorgonzola cheese with kale pesto drizzle Brassica Caesar Salad Crisp roasted broccoli with cavils Nero, toasted chickpeas, capers, green olive and creamy vegan Caesar dressing * Pickled Egg Organic free range egg marinated in beet juice brine, topped with house-made caraway salt * Blue Valentine Booch Slushie Locally brewed Hoochy Booch kombucha slushie, infused with blue spirulina and raspberry lemonade Welcome Parlour Ice Cream  Custom sampler flights of natural ice cream Cinco De Mayo Mexican Grill A Traditionally Prepared Taco De BarbacoaTinga De Res Echiladitas With House Made Roasted SalsasFresh Guacamole And Chips Coconama Chocolate  COCO-LABO, Award winning beans to bar chocolate, 5 kinds COCONAMA, Creamy Texture Truffles, more than 20 kinds. COCOBARS, MATCHA, DARK, SALTED CARAMEL CACAO NIBS The restaurants and cafes featured unique and tasty dishes to our guests to eat and drink throughout the event. By: Richard...
Tasting Plates East Van Vegetarian on June 26

Tasting Plates East Van Vegetarian on June 26

Tweet Join us for our next all Vegetarian edition of our Tasting Plates series as you visit some of our favourite restaurants in East Vancouver between Commercial Drive and Main Street. This evening vegetarian tasting extravaganza is on Wednesday June 26 from 6pm until 10pm and is presented by Vancouver Foodster. Each restaurant will be serving up Tasting Plates and Tasting Cups for guests to enjoy and you will have a chance to visit many different types of restaurants throughout the event, meet some new food loving friends, meet the chefs, and learn about each of the participating restaurants. If you haven’t been to our previous Tasting Plates events, Novus TV featured one of our previous events on City Lights (view here). Visit our Tasting Plates site and view our past events, photos and more! See our last Vegetarian tasting plates event and what was served to guests here. Registration: Chance Cafe- this is where you will show us your printed or digital tickets and will pick up your Tasting Plates Passports and menus. Participating Restaurants and Establishments Do Chay Saigon Vegetarian 1392 Kingsway, Vancouver Instagram @eatdochay New restaurant offering all vegetarian and vegan Vietnamese fare, infused with modern flavours. Maizal 2815 Main Street Web: https://maizalrestaurant.ca/ Twitter: @maizalyvr Instagram: @maizal_yvr Cuisine: Mexican Vancouver Foodster Review Enjoy classic hand-crafted cuisine just like on the streets of Mexico. Enjoy gluten free dishes, real Mexican beverages and their famous soft shell tacos. Fresh corn tortillas made to order and more. Chance Cafe 3424 Commercial St, Vancouver Web: https://www.facebook.com/chancecafe/ Instagram @chancecafevancouver Cuisine: Cafe Organic & Fair Trade Coffee, Healthy Smoothies, Bubble Tea, Ice Cream & much more. Ignite Pizzeria 2588 Main St, Vancouver Web: http://www.ignitepizzeria.com/ Instagram @ignitepizzeria...