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Make me a bourbon Manhattan…. please

by Lauren Mote Every person really loves that “certain cocktail”, the drink that stimulates their appetite, cleanses their palate, and loosens them up. My favourite feel good bevy used to be the Negroni – an old-school blend of Campari, Gin … Continue reading

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Chow Restaurant

by Lauren Mote As an avid diner, and passionate restaurant worker, it has always been my rule of thumb to go with Johnny, the perfect dining companion, and spend an evening marveling, or questioning the methods and dishes of potential … Continue reading

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Uva Wine Bar

Uva – The newest “grape” on Smithe. Monday was an interesting day. A wine class constructed around theories of food and wine pairing – Chef David Wong at the culinary institute and star Wine Instructor Ian Phillips – create a … Continue reading

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George Ultra Lounge

by Lauren Mote Yesterday, a girlfriend of mine arrived from Toronto. It was her first time to British Columbia, let alone Vancouver. She was on a stop-over for a night until she could travel to Whistler Village this morning to … Continue reading

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