OPENING SOON | Resurrection Spirits Looks To Launch In East Vancouver Before Summer

OPENING SOON | Resurrection Spirits Looks To Launch In East Vancouver Before Summer

by Andrew Morrison | A couple of weeks ago I poked my head into the 3,700 sqft, two-level construction site at 1672 Franklin Street in East Vancouver. It's the future home of Resurrection Spirits, a brand new distillery project from Peckinpah restaurateur Tyson Reimer, polymath barman Brian Grant and defense lawyer Adrian Picard. The plan is for a closed circle distillery making white dog, gin, rye whisky, several eau de vie products and possibly even absinthe (likely in that order)… more 

RESTAURANT PORN | This Secret Cocktail Bar Would Make For An Odd Escape Off The Drive

RESTAURANT PORN | This Secret Cocktail Bar Would Make For An Odd Escape Off The Drive

Restaurant Porn is a regular column of daydreams presented as a means to introduce Vancouver diners and designers to concepts, looks, and fully-formed ideas… more 

INTELLIGENCE BRIEFS | On Dissing Canada’s Restaurants And The Wisdom Of Large Pizzas

INTELLIGENCE BRIEFS | On Dissing Canada’s Restaurants And The Wisdom Of Large Pizzas

by Talia Kleinplatz | The list of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants was released this past week and New York’s Eleven Madison Park took home the top prize… more 

DINER | Another Horrible, Next-To-Impossible Game Of ‘Name That Vancouver Restaurant’

DINER | Another Horrible, Next-To-Impossible Game Of ‘Name That Vancouver Restaurant’

by Andrew Morrison | This game challenges Vancouverites to identify local establishments by revealing only a tiny facet of their interiors. It might look… more 

HEADS UP | 2nd Annual Spring Edition Of ‘Queers & Beers’ Set For The Cobalt On April 9

HEADS UP | 2nd Annual Spring Edition Of ‘Queers & Beers’ Set For The Cobalt On April 9

by Thalia Stopa | Peanut butter and jelly; wine and cheese -- these are just two cliche examples of pairings so firmly entrenched in the English vocabulary… more 

OPENING SOON | Wildebeest Crew To Launch ‘Glory Days’ In The Fraserhood This Summer

OPENING SOON | Wildebeest Crew To Launch ‘Glory Days’ In The Fraserhood This Summer

by Andrew Morrison | Josh Pape and James Iranzad - the duo behind Bufala, Wildebeest and Lucky Taco - are working on a new restaurant together, this time with… more 

OPENING SOON | Last Call At Lolita’s On Davie St. As ‘Lucha Verde’ Gets Set To Take its Place

OPENING SOON | Last Call At Lolita’s On Davie St. As ‘Lucha Verde’ Gets Set To Take its Place

by Andrew Morrison | Lolita's South of the Border Cantina is on its way out. The once venerated West End eatery at 1326 Davie Street is set to close at the end… more 

DRINKER | Six Minutes With Brent Mills, Co-Founder & Brewmaster At Delta’s Four Winds

DRINKER | Six Minutes With Brent Mills, Co-Founder & Brewmaster At Delta’s Four Winds

by Carlos Mendes | Meet Brent Mills. Way back in June 2013, he opened Delta's Four Winds Brewing with father Greg and brother Adam. A seemingly endless slew… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Closed Kingsway Cult Legend ‘Nine Dishes’ Resurfaces In Richmond

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Closed Kingsway Cult Legend ‘Nine Dishes’ Resurfaces In Richmond

by Fernando Medrano | When Nine Dishes, the cult East Van restaurant styled after a Beijing beerhall, suddenly and lamentably shuttered a couple of years ago… more 

INTELLIGENCE BRIEFS | On Pizza Funerals & The New York Times’ Vancouver Love Letters

INTELLIGENCE BRIEFS | On Pizza Funerals & The New York Times’ Vancouver Love Letters

by Talia Kleinplatz | Obvious science feels obvious of the day: Researchers believe that a diet rich in fruit may lead to bigger brains. A state-by-state… more 

AWESOME THING WE DRANK #717 | ‘Sons Of Vancouver’ Coffee Liqueur — Launches Today

AWESOME THING WE DRANK #717 | ‘Sons Of Vancouver’ Coffee Liqueur — Launches Today

by Shaun Layton | You may have heard of Sons of Vancouver and their flagship Amaretto (we profiled it here in my Home Bar series). Making a trip to their North… more 

RESTAURANT PORN | Coal Harbour Could Use Melbourne’s Beautifully Designed No. 19 Cafe

RESTAURANT PORN | Coal Harbour Could Use Melbourne’s Beautifully Designed No. 19 Cafe

Restaurant Porn is a regular column of daydreams presented as a means to introduce Vancouver diners and designers to concepts, looks, and fully-formed ideas… more 

DINER | Another Horrible, Next-To-Impossible Game Of ‘Name That Restaurant (SOLVED)’

DINER | Another Horrible, Next-To-Impossible Game Of ‘Name That Restaurant (SOLVED)’

by Andrew Morrison | This game challenges Vancouverites to identify local establishments by revealing only a tiny facet of their interiors. It might look… more 

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