Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown 2013

Get ready foodies, Ocean Wise’s Chowder Chowdown is coming to town! This event is definitely marked as a highlight on my foodie calendar, so I can’t recommend it enough. If you aren’t sure about attending, I hope my post will give you a better understanding about what its like. 😀 The Chowder competition was held…

Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown

The Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown is where top Ocean Wise chefs compete head-to-head in Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto for the title of Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown Champion in each city. Guests are invited to sample all 13 chowders (a wooden spoon’s provided to taste them with), paired with local craft beer. Guests can then cast their vote for the…

Interview: Bite Bar

Interview with founder of Bite Bar,  Nisha Amin-Agnihotri (pictured above). I was initially invited to the media opening party but with foodie tears had to decline because I wasn’t feeling well. Darn immune system! Fortunately, through Devon MacDonald and Meg Sethi of Evolution Public Relations, I was invited to briefly speak with Nisha in person and…

Summerlicious – PROHIBITION Gastrohouse and Oyster Bar ★★1/2

Price: Over $15+ I went with a group of my foodie friends for a $15 Summerlicious lunch at PROHIBITION Gastrohouse. Decided to try this place out after seeing the popular reviews on Urbanspoon. It was a bit far for me to get there though, the restaurant is located near Queen and Broadview. Entering the bar,…

Summerlicious – Stock ★★★1/2

Price: Over $30+ Decided to try a new restaurant with some foodie friends this year and after a vote, settled on the $25 lunch menu at Stock in Trump International Hotel & Tower. Right as I walked in, I noticed the pretty interior decor of the hotel. I thought the lobby was really nice if…