Welcome to the first Follow Me Foodie video/webisode of 2012! A parody based on YouTube’s “Sh*t Girls Say” is “Sh*t Foodies Say”. Watch, comment, rate & SHARE!
I’ve spent months researching food and drink festivals around the world and I’d feel selfish keeping results to myself. I really want people to go to them because they sound amazing, and these festivals need support to continue and grow.
This is an easy yet flavourful homemade BBQ sauce recipe that is great to have on hand as the weather is starting to warm up. The sauce is essentially a tomato based sauce that is tangy, spicy and not too sweet.Read More
It all started a couple months ago when Gusto TV asked me to host an episode for “The Great Canadian Food Show”. The six episode series features six different ingredients across Canada, following them from harvest to someone’s plate… and I’m happy to say that plate ended up being mine!Read More
Knowledge about a dish shouldn’t make it taste better, but it doesn’t hurt to know a little more. Here are four things people often get wrong about Italian cuisine.Read More
Good food doesn’t have to be expensive, and some of my favourite dishes from this trip could easily make an appearance in Vancouver. Here are three casual and fun dishes that need to make an appearance in Vancouver.Read More
There are actually a handful of hidden gems and some of my favourite dishes in downtown Vancouver are found in the West End.
Here are a few “must try” spots mixed with a few local secrets (in no particular order).
As the weather gets warmer, lighter meals, summer ingredients and grilling come to mind, so I decided to go with a Southeast Asian theme for my Cascade Platinum dinner party. See recipes for: Burmese Tea Leaf Salad, Pok Pok grilled pork shoulder, and Grilled Corn with Salty Coconut Cream.Read More
The first time I came across this salad was actually at Burma Superstar in San Francisco in 2010. It was an instant love. A crunchy salad with lots of nuts and seeds is right up my ally. It’s healthy, full of good fats, and thus substantial.Read More
To be honest, there are restaurants here I avoid completely because they are “tourist traps”, but there are some legitimate eateries and vendors doing an incredible job. So here are a few secret and not-so-secret things to check out next time you’re in and around Granville Island.Read More