Food + Drink

Win | Doi Chaang Coffee Co. Prize Pack


We love coffee—the smell, the taste, the kick—and the good folks over at Doi Chaang Coffee Company have offered us a gift basket to give to one lucky reader who loves coffee as much as we do.


Welcome to the funkiest place for Japanese food. Well, perhaps after its sister restaurant, The Eatery—the infamous "Miso Horny", funky sushi house—The General Public has opened its doors on Main Street, Vancouver.

Mike & Ike call it quits?

It’s not often we write about candy, actually, this may be the first time. But sometimes candy is worth talking about, especially when there is some tongue and cheek controversy involved. The other day I was at the beach and a pal offered me a box of Mike and Ike. Like most, I grew up with these chewy fruit-flavoured candies and I was excited to indulge in a favourite past-time snack. They tasted just as delicious as I remembered, but something was different – Ike’s name was scratched out on the box. Have Mike and Ike split? What is going on?

How To Make Masala Chai

The second installation in an ongoing video series on how to make your favourite non-alcoholic beverages. This one uncovers the mystery of making masala chai.


How To Make Masala Chai from High Beam Media on Vimeo.

How To Make Vietnamese Coffee

If you've ever wondered about the mysterious process of brewing Vietnamese coffee, look no further.



Pull up a stool at The Bottleneck

I heard some folks from The Commodore Ballroom had opened a bar this spring called The Bottleneck. So after work one day, I decided to go and check it out.


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