Vancouver Bartenders Get Creative During Negroni Week

Tuc Craft Kitchen

With spring/summer cocktail sipping well underway, now is the perfect time to laud (and drink) the classic Negroni. The Italian cocktail, traditionally composed of equal parts gin, sweet vermouth, and Campari, has a simplicity and refreshing quality that’s hard to beat.

From June 4-10, 2018, Vancouver bartenders across the city will be taking part in Negroni Week. They’re inviting the public to try their delicious and innovative creations, with partial proceeds going to the charity of their choice.

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Vancouver Bartenders Get Creative During Negroni Week

Sink your sweet tooth into something special on National Donut Day (June 1)

national donut day in vancouver

June 1 is National Donut Day – Read on to find out how and where to celebrate!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – for donut lovers that is! June 1 is officially National Donut Day – a day to celebrate everyone’s favourite deep fried delicious circle of dough!

Vancouver has some excellent donut (doughnut) shops and you better believe they will be celebrating the day of the donut! If you want to celebrate the national day of the donut, check out some of the places where to celebrate in Vancouver. Continue reading:
Sink your sweet tooth into something special on National Donut Day (June 1)

Go “Behind The Brew” with Cycle City’s Craft Beer Bicycle Tour

For a unique very Vancouver experience, just in time for Bike Month and Craft Beer Week, consider Cycle City‘s Craft Beer Bicycle Tour. Guests will get the chance to ride an electric bike through Vancouver’s most interesting neighbourhoods and visit 3 award-winning Craft Breweries for a sampling of tasty brews, brunch and a behind-the-scenes tour.

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Go “Behind The Brew” with Cycle City’s Craft Beer Bicycle Tour

Vancouver Craft Beer Week Returns with over 100 Breweries and 300 Beers and Ciders

There was a time when the term “craft beer” barely existed in Vancouver’s drinking vocabulary. However, over the last decade, the craft beer scene has proliferated to such an extent that the city has become an imbibing destination.

The 9th annual Vancouver Craft Beer Week (VCBW) kicks off tomorrow and is sure to be a lively and spirited celebration of local and imported brews.

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Vancouver Craft Beer Week Returns with over 100 Breweries and 300 Beers and Ciders

New Food and Beer Tours to Check Out in Vancouver this Summer!

Home to award-winning restaurants and chefs, there’s always something new and delicious to try in Vancouver. Check off multiple boxes on your foodie bucket list this summer with these new food and beer tours:  Continue reading:
New Food and Beer Tours to Check Out in Vancouver this Summer!

Your Guide to Kombucha in Vancouver

O5 Kombucha | Image: O5 Rare Tea & Kombucha Bar via the Georgia Straight

With spring already warming into summer in Vancouver, a refreshing drink is always welcome. Particularly when enjoyed on a patio! While a flight of craft beer is always a thirst quenching option (I’m a fan!), if I’m wanting a non-alcoholic beverage with some healthy benefits, kombucha is my go-to, and very popular in Vancouver. And lucky me (and you!), many places have it on tap in the city. Have a glass or flight, fill your growler, or grab a bottle to go!

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Your Guide to Kombucha in Vancouver

5 Food Events Happening This Month in Vancouver

BC Greenhouse Veggie Days

Like the blossoms on the trees, Vancouver is blooming from the changing seasons. With spring in full swing, this month promises a host of food related events to put on your social calendar.

Whether you plan on treating Mom to a sumptuous brunch on Mother’s Day, or want to celebrate the bounty of BC’s local produce, there’s an event that’s suited to you.

Here are five worth checking out this May:

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5 Food Events Happening This Month in Vancouver