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An Animated, Interactive Beer Tasting at Steamworks Brewing Co.

For day 15 of our 21 Days of Downtown Vancouver, we stopped by Steamworks in Gastown for dinner and some drinks. Though I’m familiar with most of their beers already, I thought it might be fun to try a taster

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BYOB? Dinner Party? Legacy Liquor Store will make you the host with the most!

DAY 11: 21 Days of Downtown Vancouver We’re gonna be straight up with you. Most of our friends are kind of snobby when it comes to beer and wine – and I mean that in the nicest possible way. What

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Day 8: St. Paddy’s Day Breakfast at Subeez Cafe/Restaurant/Bar

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! SLAINTE! (that’s a nice Irish toast that means “to your health”) We awoke to the sound of bagpipes warming up outside our window. It was far earlier in the morning than it should have been, given

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Day 7: Talking with Beer Chef Rex Thomas at the Commune Cafe

I spent the afternoon at the Commune Cafe chatting with Beer Chef, Rex Thomas about cooking really amazing recipes with a variety of microbrews as an ingredient. He’s got some really tasty (and original) ideas to share – so you

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Day 4: Dining Out at Our House – marlin, moose and a good strong port

Sometimes, all you really want is for the good food to come to you, so you can cozy up in your house, enjoy the view from your window and sip port for hours while chatting with [insert your favourite dining

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