French-Inspired Cooking and a Seafood Boil: A Preview of Dine Out Vancouver Festival 2020

Hot smoked hon shimeji mushroom and lentil cassoulet at Bacchus Restaurant

With Dine Out Vancouver Festival (DOVF) set to start on Friday (January 17, 2020), it’s time to get booking restaurants in order to experience amazing prix-fixe menus. With options for breakfast/brunch, lunch, dinner, a range of price points ($15, $25, $35, $45), as well as an impressive diversity of types of establishments and cuisines, there is certainly no shortage of options.

I had the chance to try two different restaurant menus for DOVF. Here’s a sneak peek at what you can expect.

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French-Inspired Cooking and a Seafood Boil: A Preview of Dine Out Vancouver Festival 2020

Six local Instagrammers to follow in the lead-up to Dine Out Vancouver Festival

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When Canada’s largest annual celebration of food and drink rolls around, you can bet that the city’s food-obsessed Instagrammers will be out in full force.

The start of Dine Out Vancouver Festival (Jan 17-Feb 2) is just a few days away. Over 300 restaurants are taking part, with special set menus in different price ranges ($15, $35, $25 or $45 price points), as well as “Dine and Stay” packages and special hotel rates. There are also several events/experiences ranging from secret locales to beer, wine, and distillery tours and, on Jan. 16, the Grand Tasting at Rocky Mountaineer Station. Tickets are now on sale and reservations available at dineoutvancouver.com.

You can find out more about some of the events below. Meanwhile, as we get closer to Dine Out Vancouver, here are five local foodiegrammers to follow.

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Six local Instagrammers to follow in the lead-up to Dine Out Vancouver Festival

Vancouver’s Hot Chocolate Festival is Back with 100+ Flavours

The 10th Annual Hot Chocolate Festival is set to make your taste buds dance with over 100+ scrumptious and unique flavours from 44 vendors around Vancouver. Mark your calendars for January 18–February 14 and get ready to ward off winter with some hot cocoa!

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Vancouver’s Hot Chocolate Festival is Back with 100+ Flavours

5 Vancouver Food Events to Look Forward to in January 2020

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A Happy Holidays to everyone!

While December has been full of activity in the city, January 2020 in Vancouver promises to be a busy and exciting month as well.

With new restaurant openings and tons of food and drink events, there’s plenty to keep your palate entertained in the New Year. Here are five ideas to get you started:

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5 Vancouver Food Events to Look Forward to in January 2020

Vancouver International Wine Festival announces tickets and events

Mark this date in your new Moleskine: Jan 8. That’s the day tickets go on sale for the 2020 Vancouver International Wine Festival.

It’s the 42nd edition, for those keeping track. The eight-day celebration of wine and food runs Feb 22 to March 1 at the Vancouver Convention Centre and other venues around Metro Vancouver. 163 wineries are participating in 57 events. This year, the spotlight is on France, with 42 wineries from 10 regions in attendance.

Find out more below.

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Vancouver International Wine Festival announces tickets and events

Enjoy a picture-perfect gourmet picnic in a weatherproof globe on a beach in Vancouver!

dinner with a view vancouver 2019

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A new pop-up dining experience is coming to Vancouver this January. Dinner with a View is a touring dining adventure that offers a unique winter picnic under the sky.

From January 15 until February 16, you’re invited to make a reservation in your own dome, situated on the lovely Ambleside Beach area in West Vancouver. Shielded from the elements, you’ll be able to enjoy one of your most memorable meals in a fun and intimate setting.
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Enjoy a picture-perfect gourmet picnic in a weatherproof globe on a beach in Vancouver!

Event Tickets Now Available for 2020 Dine Out Vancouver Festival

The foodie countdown has begun, with the city’s biggest eating and drinking celebration, Dine Out Vancouver Festival (January 17 to February 2, 2020), now less than one month away. Info on participating restaurants and their menus will be released January 9, 2020.

However, now’s the time to book tickets for one of the fabulous events that will take place over the course of the festival.

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Event Tickets Now Available for 2020 Dine Out Vancouver Festival