AWESOME THING WE ATE #988 | Torafuku’s Hickory Smoked & Miso-Buttered Corn Pucks

AWESOME THING WE ATE #988 | Torafuku’s Hickory Smoked & Miso-Buttered Corn Pucks

by Andrew Morrison | With only one week left before the long descent into the dark autumnal gnarl begins, we'd all be wise to pack in bright, sustaining, seasonal treats like corn on the cob while we still can. The best I enjoyed this year was just a few days ago at Torafuku on Main Street, where chef/owner Clement Chan splits a cob into pucks, smokes them with hickory, drenches them in clingy-thick miso butter (which pools fantastically at the bottom of the bowl) and attacks… more 

Quidni Estate Winery

Quidni Estate Winery

DETAILS 1465 Naramata Road | Penticton, BC | V2A 8X2 Telephone: 250-490-5251 Web: Facebook | Twitter | www.quidniwine.com  Gallery The People Who Make It… more 

Shika Provisions

Shika Provisions

DETAILS Bowen Island Marina Pier 11am - 7pm | Open seasonally from May to October Telephone: 604-679-3745 | email: hello@shika.ca Web: www.shikabowen.com |… more 

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Slurping A Different Kind Of Noodle Soup At East Van’s Hoang Yen

NEVER HEARD OF IT | Slurping A Different Kind Of Noodle Soup At East Van’s Hoang Yen

by Ken Tsui | In a city where pho is a goliath of comfort food, Hoang Yen on Victoria Drive takes a different tack and serves up underdog bowls of bún. Bún… more 

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | The Railtown Nerd/Fashionista Lunch Rush

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | The Railtown Nerd/Fashionista Lunch Rush

Railway Street - the core thoroughfare the cuts through the small DTES microhood of Railtown - offers some of the most fascinating people-watching in the city… more 

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | Beautiful Views From A Parkade In Chinatown

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | Beautiful Views From A Parkade In Chinatown

The next cool thing is the top floor and roof of the Chinatown Plaza parkade on the southeast corner of Columbia and Keefer in Chinatown. From here you can… more 

LEXICON | Defining Full Versace, The Condom Lady, Pain & Wastings, Crowpigeon, & More

LEXICON | Defining Full Versace, The Condom Lady, Pain & Wastings, Crowpigeon, & More

The Vancouver Lexicon - our A-Z dictionary of local slang, myths, legends, and such - might appear to be complete, but we mean to keep adding to it every week… more 

31 Very Worthwhile Things To Consider When Entering The Long, Cold Month Of December

31 Very Worthwhile Things To Consider When Entering The Long, Cold Month Of December

December is a bit of a trickster. On the one hand, the year is coming to a close and it feels right to accelerate its end with debaucherous belly-filling and… more 

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | We Embrace Our Total Incompetence In The Snow

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | We Embrace Our Total Incompetence In The Snow

by Andrew Morrison | The next cool thing is snow. You've probably heard a few uppity imports from other Canadian cities - especially those Back East -… more 

Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co.

Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co.

DETAILS Kitsilano Location | 1876 West 1st Avenue | Vancouver, BC | Tel: 604-730-0321 Main Street Location | 4186 Main Street | Vancouver, BC | Telephone:… more 

LEXICON | Defining Post-Traumatic Aritzia Disorder, Psychopod, Bentall Burbs & More

LEXICON | Defining Post-Traumatic Aritzia Disorder, Psychopod, Bentall Burbs & More

The Vancouver Lexicon - our A-Z dictionary of local slang, myths, legends, and such - might appear to be complete, but we mean to keep adding to it every week… more 

HEADS UP | Mutual Benefit & White Poppy Are Playing A Show At The Cobalt Tonight

HEADS UP | Mutual Benefit & White Poppy Are Playing A Show At The Cobalt Tonight

by Daniel Colussi | A quick heads up to inform you that this evening the Austin-by-way-of-St.-Louis by-way-of-Ohio by-way-of-Boston baroque/folk crew Mutual… more 

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Adbusters

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Adbusters

Adbusters | A thoroughly depressing but always illuminating anti-consumerist magazine founded in 1989 by Bill Schmalz and Kalle Lasn right here in Vancouver… more 

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