Field Trip #589: How To Deface A Winery And Not Get Arrested…

Field Trip #589: How To Deface A Winery And Not Get Arrested…

by Andrew Morrison | I’ve spent the better part of the last few weeks zipping up and down from the Okanagan Valley camping, resort-hopping, eating, sippng and generally taking it easy. In that time I’ve visited dozens of wineries, old…

SOUNDTRACKING: A Sharp Compendium Of The Best In New Local Music Releases

SOUNDTRACKING: A Sharp Compendium Of The Best In New Local Music Releases

by Daniel Colussi | Vancouver’s music scene is nothing short of an embarrassment of riches. There are shows and goings on in various on and off the radar venues most nights of the week, by bands of all stripes and…

Scout List: Our Eclectic Agenda For Discerning Vancouverites…

Scout List: Our Eclectic Agenda For Discerning Vancouverites…

The main objective of this website is to scout out and promote the things that make Vancouver such a sweet place to be. We do this with an emphasis on the city’s independent spirit to foster a sense of connectedness…

DINER: On Breaking A Sweet Tooth Fast At The Newly Launched “Thierry” On Alberni

DINER: On Breaking A Sweet Tooth Fast At The Newly Launched “Thierry” On Alberni

Finally made it over to Thierry, the new atelier/shop from Top Table and long-time CinCin dessert guru Thierry Busset. Outstanding coffee well pulled? Check. Well-heeled clientele accidentally spitting sugar into cell phones? Check. Perfect palmiers, sablés, cigarette tuiles, and all…

Zulu Report: Everything That You Should Listen To This Week

Zulu Report: Everything That You Should Listen To This Week

Our friends over at Kitsilano’s Zulu Records once again present their weekly Scout feature, the Zulu Report. Within, staff from the West 4th music store provide The Track, the song that is on heavy rotation that week; The Playlist, which…

LOOKCITY: Art Project “Poses” Captures The Absurdity Of Modern Fashion Magazines

LOOKCITY: Art Project “Poses” Captures The Absurdity Of Modern Fashion Magazines

Via Racked: Artist Yolanda Dominguez’s “Poses” video project features normal women vamping like models on the street and the bewildered reactions they receive from those passing by. The video, which she says addresses how many women feel about fashion magazines…

The View From Your Window #101

The View From Your Window #101

Reader “K.M.” | Kensington | Toronto, Ontario | 1:00pm | SHARE YOUR VIEW We love posting the photographs that reveal the views from our reader’s windows. Whether it’s a back alley in the fall or a sandy beach in high…

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #165: Our Daily Paper Would Grow The Fuck Up

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #165: Our Daily Paper Would Grow The Fuck Up

Taking a break from their essential celebrity coverage, the Vancouver Sun’s website returned to hard news today with a terrifying story on how many people in Vancouver don’t speak English. The interactive map is especially helpful. I shit you not:…

DINER: New Vancouver Magazine Story On The Evolution Of Local Restaurant Service

DINER: New Vancouver Magazine Story On The Evolution Of Local Restaurant Service

The new issue of Vancouver Magazine is about to hit news stands and within its back pages is a feature I wrote called “The Tipping Point”. In it, I talk about the new difficulties facing fine dining restaurants and how…

Awesome Thing We Ate #849: A Popsicle Made With Chili, Lime And Local Cucumber

Awesome Thing We Ate #849: A Popsicle Made With Chili, Lime And Local Cucumber

Not all popsicles are created equal, as amply evidenced by this lovely bit of business from local company Icy Fresh Pops (consumed at the Main. St. Farmer’s Market late yesterday afternoon). It was made with lime juice and zest, serrano…

Follow Scout On The Road With Instagram, Facebook And Twitter’s New Photo Gallery

Follow Scout On The Road With Instagram, Facebook And Twitter’s New Photo Gallery

If you’re a bit of a budding Scout addict but not yet following us on Twitter or Facebook, you might consider doing so because – and this might sound crazy – we update both more than we do our own…

Seen In Vancouver #313: “This Is East Van” Crew Dress Up The Windows At Mintage

Seen In Vancouver #313: “This Is East Van” Crew Dress Up The Windows At Mintage

Our friends Erin Sinclair and Jason Uglanica (interview) who put together the cool This is East Van book last May were invited to do the window display at Mintage on Commercial Drive. Scott Little filmed their work, which we present…

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