Welcome to the Vancouver Lexicon. Its purpose is to pin down the patois of the City of Vancouver by recording its toponyms, nicknames, slang terms, personalities, places, and other Van-centric things.
"I made some pork loin last night and knocked the pairing out of the park with an old Syrah from Nk'Mip..."
"I was actually honestly thinking about getting a Delica until I realised I'd have to learn how to drive and parallel park all over again..."
"One doesn't leave Granville Island Public Market without at least a half dozen Honey Dips from Lee's. What we're you thinking?"
"Making sense of which beach is which at Spanish Banks is a tricky thing, even for lifelong Vancouverites."
"The only things certain in this world are death, taxes and Cheech projecting the 'Nucks to win the Stanley Cup."
"If ever a moment of silence was deservedly observed in the restaurant world, it was when Gyoza King closed..."
"My uncle rocked a hand-drawn East Van Cross on his t-shirt back in 1972."