Even if you have to taxi, LC’s Bar-B-Q is a must-do in Kansas City. This is worth flying for, or at the very least it was worth the 3-3.5 hour road trip from St. Louis… which is what I did. I seriously have meat dreams about this place and I long for the day I can go back and stuff my face in this smoky delicious saucy Kansas City barbeque. Come to mama!Read More
First stop: St. Louis! I pretty much had 24 hours to eat and see as much as I could, so needless to say, I need to revisit; however I didn’t do too bad with the limited time given. From barbeque to fine dining, there’s so much more to St. Louis than the Gateway Arch, The Cardinals… and Nelly.Read More
I’m fortunate to not have food allergies, so I don’t have dietary restrictions, and was surprised to find that these Lemon Coconut Old-Fashioned Cake Donuts were gluten-free and dairy-free.Read More
It’s one of the few places in Vancouver serving banitza – a traditional Bulgarian pastry filled with a whisked mixture of eggs, sirene cheese (sheep milk feta), and other fillings like spinach, in between sheets of fillo.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).
Mijune Pak of Follow Me Foodie visits Soirette Macarons & Tea Shop to find out what they have planned for spring and Easter. Joined with owner and Pastry Chef Shobna Kannusamy, the two ladies indulge in this season’s sweetness.Read More
For the last few years all eyes have been on Spain, especially when it comes to fine dining. Blame it on the World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards and having the majority of them from Spain, or on Ferran Adrià for pioneering modernist cuisine, but regardless, Spain is arguably “the France” of today – an emerging food scene and hub for culinary inspiration.Read More
What’s happening in Gastown? More like what’s not happening in Gastown! These are not necessarily “the best dishes” or in any particular order, but to get you started, here are 10 things you should try in Gastown.Read More