Vancouver Foodster Culinary Scavenger Hunt on May 23

Vancouver Foodster Culinary Scavenger Hunt on May 23

Tweet Your scavenger hunt is a multi-faceted “tasting experience” through downtown Vancouver with clues, challenges, prizes and more. Following your “map and clues card” as your guide, you will enjoy dishes, bites and treats as well as have a chance to meet the chefs and other notable personalities. This afternoon tasting experience goes from 1pm until 5pm on the postponed date of Saturday, May 23, 2020, and is presented by Vancouver Foodster. See our past Vancouver Foodster events and view our past events, photos and more! See our past Culinary Scavenger Hunt here. Bring your friends, your significant other, your family or come solo. Visit each of the participating restaurants, cafes, establishments at your leisure by bike, moped, transit, car, walking, or carpooling. Registration: tba -this is where you will show us your printed or digital tickets and will pick up your Map Clue Tasting Cards. Participating restaurants, cafes and establishments: Firecrust Custom Salads + Pizza 808 Davie Street, Vancouver Web: https://www.firecrustpizzeria.com/ Instagram: @firecrustdavie Cuisine: Neapolitan Pizzeria and Salads Inspired by authentic pizzerias in Naples, Firecrust is keeping true to Neapolitan pizza’s origins by providing products that focus on simplicity, freshness and contain high quality ingredients. With over 350 possible combinations, you can customise our Neapolitan pizzas and salads to your heart’s desire, all for one fixed price. Even if you decide to keep it simple however, you’ll not be disappointed as all our Neapolitan pizza bases are made with non-GMO 00 flour and our tomato base is made from Italian tomato sauce. J&G Fried Chicken 1706 Robson Street, Vancouver Web: https://www.jgfcwest.ca/ Instagram @jandgfriedchicken Cuisine: Taiwanese style Fried Chicken Made from fresh and quality chicken breast, J&G’s Signature...
Tasting Plates Yaletown

Tasting Plates Yaletown

Tweet On Wednesday March 4, we presented our Yaletown dining tour in our Tasting Plates series as we explored the area and beyond.  Started off the evening outside of Passione Gelato where everyone registered. Passione Gelato No moo tonight! Naturally creamy mango sorbetto in a cup paired with our decadent dark shock.   Manoush’eh Selection of Small flatbreads to choose: Za’atar vegan Muhammara& cheese vegetarian Lahm be ajeen meat And your choice of dips: Dip Hummus Dip Baba ganouj   Café Portrait * Spanakopita * Cheese phylo swirl * Turkish Coffee   The Belgian Chocolate Cafe o        Chocolate & Speculoos Cake Sponge Cake with layers of Almonds, Hazelnuts & Belgian Speculoos. o        Raspberry Charlotte Cake Sponge cake with layers, of Raspberry mousse. o        Black Forest Cake. CACAO biscuit with layers of crispy butter cream. Finished with 80% Dark chocolate Mousse. Cherry Brioche Classic Hot Chocolate The restaurants and cafes featured unique and tasty dishes to our guests to eat and drink throughout the event. By: Richard...
Tasting Plates Yaletown on March 4

Tasting Plates Yaletown on March 4

Tweet Join us and explore the Yaletown neighborhood and area and tantalize your taste buds at a selection of restaurants and cafes. This evening tasting extravaganza is on Wednesday March 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 a selection of different types of restaurants and cafes throughout the self-guided tour. 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: Passione Gelato- 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 The Belgian Chocolate Cafe 38 Smithe Street, Vancouver Web: http://thebelgianchocolate.cafe/ Instagram @thebelgianchocolatecafe Cuisine: Belgian Cafe and Desserts With a Belgian and Australian connection, a beautiful new chocolate focused café has opened on the edge of Yaletown across from the Parq Vancouver hotel. With it’s high ceilings this corner café features, long marble desserts bar, seating and a great view of the pastry case, sandwiches, chocolate fountain and the espresso bar. Manoush’eh 620 Davie Street, Vancouver Web: https://www.manousheh.ca/ Instagram @manoushehbc Cuisine: Middle Eastern Manousheh features dishes from various regions in the Middle East. There over-baked flatbreads are the star along with other delicious soups, hummus and other dips.   Passione Gelato 55 Smithe Street, Vancouver Instagram @passionegelatoyvr Cuisine: Gelato Modern gelato counter & cafe offering a rotating selection of gourmet flavors made on-site. Cafe Portrait 1120 Denman Street, Vancouver Instagram...
Noodle Mania Vancouver 2020

Noodle Mania Vancouver 2020

Tweet On Wednesday February 12 we presented our 7th tasting tour of noodles held between Kitsilano and downtown Vancouver. The evening event started off at Silk Road Tea in Kitsilano where guests had a chance to enjoy some different digestive teas. Each of the restaurants participating had served up a couple of different noodle dishes as Tasting Bowls or Plates for guests to enjoy. Guests then had 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. Silk Road Tea Robba Da Matti Pappardelle Rosche Rosche Spaghetti with a Southern Italian Pesto Noodle Arts Traditional Lanzhou Beef Noodle Soup Fried Cumin Noodles with Lamb Italian Tomato Mushroom Ravioli with our signature creamy garlic funghi sauce Spaghetti Bolognese Rosè Accompanied with: Garlic Bread bites. Pacific Poke Guests were able to choose one poke bowl from the menu topped with their noodle crunch as a smaller version of any of their chef inspired bowls.   The restaurants featured many unique and tasty noodle dishes to our guests throughout the event. By: Richard...
Noodle Mania on February 12

Noodle Mania on February 12

Tweet Join us and tantalize your taste buds at several restaurants in downtown Vancouver and beyond! This 7th annual noodle tasting extravaganza is presented by Vancouver Foodster and Tasting Plates. Each restaurant will be serving up Tasting Bowls or Plates 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. You may have a chance to taste all sorts of noodles from chow mein to spaghetti to pho, pad thai, ramen and more. Touring many ethnic eateries and tasting noodle dishes including Chinese, Filipino, Hong Kong, Indian, Italian, Southern, Taiwanese, Thai, Vietnamese, and more. See Richard Wolak (Creator/Founder of Noodle Mania and VancouverFoodster.com) on the Global TV Morning News Saturday Chef with Chef Ui Ratsomjit in 2016. If you haven’t been to our previous Noodle Mania event, Novus TV featured one of our previous events on Food Finds (view here). Visit each of the participating restaurants at your leisure by car or use transit. Registration: Silk Road Tea -this is where you will show us your printed or digital tickets and will pick up your Noodle Mania passports. NOODLE MANIA HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO FEBRUARY 12, 2020 Participating Restaurants and Establishments Noodle Arts 1739 Robson Street, Vancouver Web:https://noodlearts.com/ Instagram: @noodlearts_vancouver Cuisine: Chinese Noodle Arts welcomes you to a pleasant and memorable dining experience.We take pride in serving you the authentic Lanzhou beef noodles and Chinese cuisine in Vancouver. We offer a wide range of specialties and influences from the Northwest province of China. Robba Da Matti 1906 Haro Street, Vancouver Web: http://www.robbadamatti.com/ Twitter: @Robba_daMatti Instagram: @robba_damatti...