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Semi-Sweet Potato Latkes

Happy  fifth day of Hanukkah!

I would have liked to have had this recipe ready on the first day of Hanukkah, but sadly a stream of holiday parties and work got in the way.   213 more words


Tasting HumleDumle Xmas Brown Ale 2014

A first taste of the Humle & Dumle Xmas Brown Ale 2014. A superb distinct aroma of hops, chocolate, caramell and coffee. Perfect foam and crystal clear beer. 59 more words


Shimane Breweries - 宍道湖 MOON.

Today I’m drinking 宍道湖 (Shinjiko) MOON. Shinjiko is a lake in Shimane prefecture, where this beer happens to come from. It rolls in at a whopping 9%, and boasts that it’s brewed with honey. 270 more words


Beer Tasting Party

Last year, we invited some friends over for a Beer Tasting Party. First, we decided we’d keep it simple and just split the room into light and dark beer, and ask people to bring any type of beer they wanted. 195 more words

Popping our first cork - Pol Roger Extra Cuvée de Reserve "White Label"


That was not what I was expecting.

First the preparations. I wanted to have something ready to eat with the champagne, so on my way home from work I stopped at the gourmet foods store and asked the cheese monger for a cheese that would be well paired with champagne. 397 more words

Barolo Boys co-director Tiziano Gaia comes to Vancity Theatre, Jan .10

For the first time on the big screen, Barolo Boys. The Story of a Revolution tells the fascinating story of a group of friends who bring a revolution in the Langhe, and how Barolo exploded as a world phenomenon. 201 more words

Vancity Theatre

The Grand Tasting

One weekend a year, the celebrated wine magazine Terre de Vins takes over the Bordeaux chamber of commerce in Palais de la Bourse for the Grand Tasting. 1,062 more words