From the monthly archives:

March 2011

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Dale MacKay to Open ensemble Restaurant in Vancouver

March 14, 2011

Vancouver’s Top Chef Canada contestant Dale MacKay, Executive Chef of the recently closed Lumiere and DB Bistro, will be opening his own restaurant, ensemble, this May.  A casual and modern French restaurant, ensemble will be located in the former Corner Suite building downtown at Smithe and Haro, just off Robson Street. “ensemble is a new [...]

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Uva Wine Bar

March 10, 2011

Looking for a great place to have some wine or cocktails and a snack? Look no further than Uva Wine Bar at the Moda Hotel in Yaletown (excuse the bad iPhone pictures – it was dark, I was drinking). Ricotta Lemon Herbs and Chili Bruschetta Assorted Cheese Plate Potato Oxtail Gnocchi Uva Wine Bar 900 [...]

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Boneta

March 7, 2011

One evening not too long ago, a group of friends gathered together super last minute to have a welcome back dinner for a couple that just moved to Vancouver from Beijing after they got married.  I was put in charge of dinner reservations, and the clock was ticking as it was already 5 pm at [...]

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Thai Basil

March 2, 2011

It’s been awhile since I’ve written and I have a huge amount of posts waiting in line to say hello to the world.  I sincerely apologize to all of my readers that I’ve left waiting in the wings, and I really don’t have any good reason for it.  So let’s get to it! Thai Basil [...]

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