Category: Dine Out Vancouver

Provence Marinaside dishes and Okanagan Crush Pad wines

Provence Marinaside’s Dine Out Menu Pairing Okanagan Crush Pad Wines

 mywinepal  January 11, 2023

Dine Out Vancouver menus went live today.  Here is one that should delight from Provence Marinaside dishes paired with Okanagan Crush Pad wines.  Their announcement. ~~~ (Vancouver, BC) – For Dine Out Vancouver 2023, Provence Marinaside is partnering with much-respected  BC wine producer Okanagan Crush Pad (OCP) to create a ‘Perfect Pairing Dinner’ featuring a three-course dinner of Provence signature dishes paired with signature wines…

Dine Out Vancouver Festival

Dine Out Vancouver Festival Announces 20th Anniversary Event Line-Up

 mywinepal  December 14, 2021

Dine Out Vancouver Festival is a bright light for us all every year, helping us forget a little bit about the darkness and rainy days and nights that we have in Vancouver during January.  Hopefully, we will be able to enjoy it more as many people are double vaccinated and now we are getting the booster shot as well.  I…

WILD MUSHROOM RAVIOLI WITH PRAWNS with Meyer Family Pinot Noir 2016 at Provence Marinaside

Enjoy a Great Meal at Provence Marinaside for Dine Out Vancouver 2020

 mywinepal  January 28, 2020

My third Dine Out Vancouver dinner was with good friends at Provence Marinaside in Yaletown.  Provence offers a $45 food menu plus $25 wine pairing, and it is totally worth it.  The food from Provence is top quality and a large portion.  I was very full and very happy at the end of my meal. We were treated with a glass…


Warm Wine Rant for Restaurants

 mywinepal  January 25, 2018

Dine Out Vancouver is well underway.  I went to a restaurant to enjoy their special Dine Out meal, paired with a red BC VQA wine.  The food was very good, but the wine was served warm to me.  Not the right temperature at all for this wine.  The fruit flavours did not come through.  And this dampened my enthusiasm for the…

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A Peek at a Dine Out Restaurant to Consider: Mangia e Scappa

 mywinepal  January 17, 2017

Dine Out Vancouver starts on Friday, Jan 20, 2017 this year.  Already many restaurants are probably all booked up, but you would like to go to a top quality restaurant.  One thing is to think outside of the box; the box in this case being the City of Vancouver.  There are many restaurants east of Boundary.  One such restaurant that…

Inside Morocco West

A Dine Out Vancouver Treat at Morocco West

 mywinepal  January 13, 2015

Dine Out Vancouver starts treating us to fantastic food starting this Friday, January 16 till February 1st. There are so many choices from the $18-$28-$38 fixed price meals.  New restaurants are always coming into our food scene, so there are always wonderful surprises each year.  This year, one of our new restaurants is Morocco West located at Jervis and Robson….

My First 3 Dine Out Vancouver Experiences #DOVF

 mywinepal  January 25, 2013

Dine Out Vancouver has been on for a week now.  Where have you eaten?  Do you have any favourites? Here are the first 3 Dine Out Vancouver restaurants that I visited over the past week.  I visited: Edible Canada (on Granville Island) $28 Jimmy’s Tap House (across from the library downtown) $18 Baru Latino (on Alma) $28 I think my…

Bitter – My 4th Dine Out Vancouver Experience

 mywinepal  January 27, 2012

This evening was a night out with guy friends. One of my friends, of British origin, was interested to try out Bitter Tasting Room to see what interesting beers we could sample. The location is located on the western outskirts of Chinatown.  Hip industrial looking inside with ceiling to floor windows on the two outer walls. Their beer menu is…