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The Chef’s Last Supper

Original story can be viewed at http://www.urbandiner.ca As you walked in through the front doors, the hostess would greet you, find your reservation, and in the background you couldn’t help but notice the bar in full swing, making the finest … Continue reading

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CHOWBLOG: Part 1

The Covenant Of The Cook At Chow March 9, 2009 by Scout Magazine Filed under Gluttony, Kits & West Side The following is the first of several posts by guest blogger Lauren Mote, bar manager at South Granville’s Chow Restaurant. … Continue reading

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Gold Medal Plates, Vancouver 2008

by Lauren Mote Last Wednesday night, some of British Columbia’s elite chefs, wineries, athletes, diners and industry professionals, gathered at the crowded Westin Bayshore Hotel in Coal Harbour for one of the most prestigious culinary competitions in Canada, The Gold … 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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