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Where have you been so far for Dine Out Vancouver? I was quite excited to see The Rise Eatery on the list. Last year they did their own prix fixe menu for $30 and I took Mama Lam and Papa Lam there. It was a good deal and we really enjoyed the food. This year, it’s $35 and I still think it’s a solid menu; I had them on my list of recommendations. So when I got the invite to preview their menu, yes all the way!


Brilliant as ever, the menu is a page of food puns. Let’s go over it one by one.

Chicken Seoul Good – as suggested, this is Korean style fried chicken, but with a twist of a mushroom gravy. The chicken was crispy and moist, and the scent of truffle can be smelled from miles away.

A Curve Ball is a vegan dish. (more…)


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Last week, we were invited to check out the renovated Meinhardt Fine Foods in South Granville. It now has a new on-the-go hot bar, an expanded butcher, produce and freezer sections, and larger selection of unique, gourmet fine foods locally and internationally. In addition, Meinhardt also debuted new artisan items under its own private label, including the creamy ice cream and sorbet.

Check out these photos from the event plus some of the products now available at Meinhardt.

General Manager Michael MeinhardtHouse made dessertsCottage Delight productsNew hot food station

Marich cookiesMarich chocolatesBeveragesRavioli

Fish cakeCrostiniCool soda labellingFruit display

Meinhardt's brand ice cream and sorbetCherry TomatoesFood Passion PartyFeed your curiosity

Gift basket to take home

Meinhardt Fine Foods Re-Opening Food Passion Party, a photo album on Flickr.

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