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    Fall Flavours from Persephone Brewing

    by  • October 31, 2014 • 0 Comments

    The Sunshine Coast is almost but not quite famous. Joni Mitchell lives up there, and the very top of the peninsula hosts a natural tidal phenomenon known as the Skookumchuk Narrows. It’s also where I was born, and I’m used to answering the same questions; “No, it’s not the one in Australia” and “No,...

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    VanCity Venues: The Biltmore Cabaret

    by  • October 15, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Hooray! Here comes a new series from VanCity Drink Specials, one which I’m very excited about. Not only do we want to inform you fine people about the best drink deals and booze bargains in the city, but we also feel it is our duty to expand upon this idea and let you in...

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    Late Night Vibes – The Portside Pub

    by  • October 7, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    Tuesday is the new Friday. At least that’s how it feels sometimes for myself, Wes the Waiter, as a member of the service industry and a long suffering student. Vancouver’s bar scene is chalk full of options if you want to drink the night away on the weekend, but finding a watering hole that’s...

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    The Patio Madness Final Four

    by  • September 13, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    After three months of intense competition, only four patios remain in the running for the coveted title of Patio Madness Champion – Best All-around Patio.  Yesterday we revealed the first two semi-finalists – Havana and Cactus Club (English Bay) – so today it’s time to announce who they will face-off against in a battle...

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    #PatioMadness Elite Eight

    by  • September 12, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    Summer in Vancouver is like the one that got away. She breezes in with beauty and grace, makes you fall in Love, then leaves without a goodbye. Since I, like many others, choose to enjoy my summer fling by sipping away the day on a patio, it seems fitting for me to introduce, indulge,...

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    A taste of what Steamworks is brewing up

    by  • September 7, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    Most Vancouverites are familiar with Steamworks Brewery. From their pub downtown to their brew in many local liquor stores, they’ve become an indisputable part of our craft brewing scene. Some people are unaware that they opened their taphouse and brewery in Burnaby, there are beers, merch, and tours to be had without having to...

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