Monthly Archives: March 2013

Burger Chronicles Whistler: Splitz Grill

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My wife and I took the kids up to Whistler for a mini 2-day skiing trip since the weather was so nice this week (and also because we got a great last-minute hotel deal). We arrived early and got in … Continue reading

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No Cleanliness = Minimal Food Memories: Vera’s Burger Shack On Denman

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Since there is no way to sugar coat it, I’ll just come right out and say it. Every single physical object in the restaurant felt so unsanitary that it was impossible for my wife, son, and I to enjoy our … Continue reading

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Wines Organic And Young (and still cheap): Domaine Bousquet Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

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I’ve decided to make more of an effort to try out organic wines and write about them. There are several reasons for this. First of all, organic wines have grown up from being niche products put out by niche producers … Continue reading

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Unexpected Pizza Experience: Steveston Pizza Co.

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My wife and I are always up for a good pizza, and it is not beyond us to travel hours just to have good pizza. Before we had kids, we would even drive 4 hours (2.5 disregarding the speed limit) … Continue reading

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Wines Cheap And Young: Santa Ana Reserve Malbec Shiraz Mendoza 2011

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Malbec and Shiraz probably dominate more than 90% of the reds that my wife and I drink, but I can’t say that I have much experience with shiraz-malbec blends. Actually, I don’t think that I remember having any shiraz-malbec blends … Continue reading

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Chirashi Attack + ! Gyo-O

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My wife and I are so committed to our chirashi-prioritized diet that we chose to have raw fish over rice for our dinner even when we were in Richmond – the land of amazingly tasty Chinese food. There seemed to … Continue reading

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Real Korean Flavours: Chosun B.B.Q. Korean Restaurant

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I was going through pictures of meals that I have not had a chance to post about and came upon the photographs of my family’s most recent non-B.B.Q. meal at Chosun B.B.Q. Korean Restaurant, the elder sibling of the more … Continue reading

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