Tasting Plates Richmond on June 19

Tasting Plates Richmond on June 19

Tweet Join us and explore the central Richmond area (centered around Westminster Hwy and No. 3 Road) and tantalize your taste buds at several restaurants and cafes. This evening tasting extravaganza is on Wednesday June 19 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: Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel- 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 75 West Coast Grill 7571 Westminster Highway, Richmond Web: https://75west.ca/ Twitter: @75WestYVR Instagram @75westyvr Cuisine: Westcoast Welcoming dining room with an open grill kitchen, serving fave West Coast fare & wild BC seafood; where comfort and elegance create a distinctly West Coast experience in downtown Richmond. Just off the lobby of the newly redesigned Vancouver Airport Marriott, guests will experience the laidback warmth of B.C.’s West Coast through attentive, inviting service as well as our signature décor of earthy woods and marbles. Harold’s Bistro & Bar 7551 Westminster Hwy, Richmond Web: http://www.sheratonvancouverairport.com/harolds-bistro Twitter: @HaroldsBistro Instagram @haroldsbistro Cuisine: Contemporary American Upon entering the lobby, you’ll undoubtedly be drawn to the atmosphere of Harold’s Bistro & Bar, named after a customer who has dined with...
Tasting Plates North Van Lonsdale on June 12

Tasting Plates North Van Lonsdale on June 12

Tweet Join us and explore the new Shipyards District and area in Lower Lonsdale in North Vancouver and tantalize your taste buds at selection of restaurants, cafes and markets. This evening tasting extravaganza is on Wednesday June 12 from 6pm until 10pm and is presented by Vancouver Foodster. Each restaurant/cafe/market 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 and food establishments throughout the event, meet some new food loving friends, meet the chefs, and learn about each of the participating places. If you haven’t been to our previous Tasting Plates events that have been running since 2011, 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: Shipyards Coffee- this is where you will show us your printed or digital tickets and will pick up your Tasting Plates Passports and menus. Participating Establishments: Larry’s Market 125 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver Web: https://www.larrysmarket.ca/ Instagram: @larrysmarkets Specialty: Vegetarian and Vegan Market and Cafe Just like North Vancouver’s Historic Shipyards, vegetarianism has evolved and changed over the last 100 years. From gritty and humble to a now a mainstay, we are ready to take the next step of that evolution into our own hands. After seeing plant-based, vegetarian, and vegan products popping up in major grocery stores and becoming obsessed with luxurious vegetarian dining, we felt that Vancouver was missing the boutique experience when it came to plant-forward shopping. What if you could get fresh salads with dreamy dressings in the same places you grabbed...
Tasting Plates Fraser and Main

Tasting Plates Fraser and Main

Tweet On Wednesday May 1, we presented our Fraser and Main dining tour in our Tasting Plates series as we explored the area.  Started off the evening with a Honey tasting at the Main Street Honey Shoppe after everyone registered. The Main Street Honey Shoppe ·         Honey Tasting Rocky Mountain Flatbread ·         Vegan Beyond Sausage Flatbread ·         Vegetarian Farmers Market Flatbread ·         Parma Flatbread + Cocktail tasting of our Summer White Sangria and Red Sangria. Quesava ·         Garlic Cheese Popper – plant-based ·         Porky Empanada – plant-based filled with smoked jackfruit ·         Bruschetta –eggplant and zucchini ratatouille with vegan cheese on sourdough bread ·         Vanilla Chocolate chip Cookie Eclettico Coffee shop ·         Apple and Triple Cream Brie Panino ·         Bacio Rosa (100% natural Italian Lemonade, Premium Wildberry Puree, Lime) ·         Espresso and Torroncini Nammos Estiatorio ·         Zucchini fritter (vegetarian) ·         Keftes (grilled meatball) ·         Deep fried pita with tarama (fish roe) on top The restaurants and cafes featured unique and tasty dishes to our guests to eat and drink throughout the event. By: Richard...
Tasting Plates Fraser on May 1

Tasting Plates Fraser on May 1

Tweet Join us and explore the Fraser to Main Street area (centered between 24th – 26th) and tantalize your taste buds at several restaurants and cafes. This evening tasting extravaganza is on Wednesday May 1 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: The Main Street Honey Shoppe – 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 ECLETTICO Art & Coffee 4172 Fraser Street, Vancouver Web: http://www.eclettico.ca/ Twitter: @Eclettico_ Instagram @Eclettico_Art_Coffee Cuisine: European cafe ECLETTICO Art & Coffee is a new family run Art Deco steampunk styled Italian Coffee shop featuring non-alcoholic drinks, Pastries, Panini, and Charcuterie sourced from the highest quality ingredients imported from Italy. Eclettico entertains its’ guests with an Art Gallery as well as a Baby Grand Piano, offering live music on most weekend afternoons and some evenings. Complimentary games and Free Wifi are also available.  The Main Street Honey Shoppe 4125 Main Street, Vancouver Web: http://www.mainstreethoney.com/ Twitter: @MainStreetHoney Instagram: @mainstreethoney Cuisine: Honey and bakery cafe Farm fresh honey and honeybee products available in the heart of Vancouver. Come taste test honey varietals from all across the...
Between the Buns Crawl East Village

Between the Buns Crawl East Village

Tweet On Wednesday March 27, we presented our first Between the Buns Crawl dining tour exploring the East Village (aka Hastings Sunrise) neighborhood.  Started off the evening with a beer and wine tasting at High Point Beer Wine Spirits to tempt palattes before they headed out to taste a variety of food items in the between the buns theme. High Point Beer Wine Spirits 2769 E Hastings Street     ·         First Kick at the Can classic west coast pale ale made in collaboration w/ R & B brewing ·         The Hatch’s Flipping the Bird Rosé 2018 ·         Bread & Butter Pinot Noir 2016 Wheelhouse Seafoods and Di Oliva Tasting Bar collaboration 2632 East Hastings Street ·         Mini wild sockeye burgers ·         Salad along with an olive oil and balsamic vinegar tasting Italia Bakery Savoury: Italian grilled panini ·         Sweet: Zeppole Nutella cream puff Delish Gluten Free      2166 E Hastings Street ·         Savory: Jalapeno Popper Cornbread ‘bun’ with a spicy whipped jalapeno cream cheese. ·         Sweet: a Lemon curd puff, gluten free choux pastry sandwiched between a creamy lemon curd. The bakeries and stores featured unique and tasty dishes to our guests to eat and drink throughout the event. Thank you to Vancouver East Village and the East Village BIA for their support. By: Richard...