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Current events + our random ramblings on wine, sake and the lovely cities we call home.

Current events + our random ramblings on wine, sake and the lovely cities we call home.

Current events + our random ramblings on wine, sake and the lovely cities we call home.

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Posts Tagged ‘Vancouver’

Signs Of Spring | That’s Life Gourmet Vancouver Events

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Talk about a flavourful and fun time at our event, Signs Of Spring with Royal Dinette. Chef Eva Chin emulated her springtime memories through an 8-course meal where each dish was paired with a sake and non-sake beverage. It was an evening that took us through not only the essence of the season but an […]

Hanami

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written by Mariko Tajiri ~ If you’re in Japan in the Spring, there are a few things you should be doing. First, there are the cherry blossoms. Everyone talks about them because they’re like nothing you’ve seen before and you should go see them. Better yet, have a picnic under the blooming trees because that’s […]

Out With The Ogres!

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The first day of spring, according to the old Japanese calendar (also called the Lunar Calendar), is Risshun. The day preceding Risshun is called Setsubun and there are traditional rituals observed on Setsubun. One of the most famous of these rituals is the custom of throwing roasted soybeans in order to ward off evil ogres and demons […]

Domaine Seguin Manuel Evening at Wine Stains Richmond

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On April 8th, we spent a wonderful evening at Wine Stains in Richmond where we enjoyed a dinner paired with Domaine Seguin Manuel wines. From the delightful Beaune Clos Des Mouches 1er Cru to the very delectable Aloxe Corton 1er Cru – Clos Du Chapitre, Thibaut Marion presented the domaine’s wines with great honour. Thank you […]

An Evening With Domaine Seguin Manuel

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We had a fantastic turnout at our Wine Tasting and Dinner Event featuring Domaine Seguin Manuel. Thibaut Marion, winemaker of the domaine, joined us for a special dinner featuring many of the domaine’s wines. All organically produced, Thibaut Marion is very proud of Domaine Seguin Manuel and its achievements. The many wines showcased themselves as […]