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Visit your local Pub for heart warming local food and drink

November 05, 2017

Summer has ended, and while you may be mourning its passing, I am quietly celebrating the arrival of the fall and its bounty of local comfort foods. For me, this time of year means that I get to dust off the crock pot and break out some of my family’s favourite recipes. It also means that I hav...

A Local Thank You

November 01, 2017

Farmers, food producers and processors, chefs, and restaurateurs in communities across the province want to thank you, your friends and family for choosing to eat and drink local. Thank you from the restaurant where you chose to eat dinner last night. You validated their decision to serve fresh ...

Make your reservation to Buy BC: EAT DRINK LOCAL

October 11, 2017

NEWS RELEASE KELOWNA – British Columbia's key players in the agriculture, seafood, and food and beverage industries gathered at the Sandhill Winery to attend the first kickoff event to celebrate Buy BC: EAT DRINK LOCAL. The Buy BC: EAT DRINK LOCAL campaign is a new promotion aimed at educating ...

Introducing Buy BC: Eat Drink Local

October 11, 2017

The Ministry of Agriculture’s Buy BC: EAT DRINK LOCAL campaign, delivered in partnership with the British Columbia Restaurant and Food Services Association (BCRFA), promotes and fosters relationships between BC restaurants, chefs, farmers and producers. The campaign is designed to  provide diners...

Egg-citing trends: Why you should dine out for breakfast

October 09, 2017

If you are looking for local eggs, or their sidekick BC bacon, you can be confident that you’ll find local options on menus across the province. The exciting thing is that you can have a great local egg for breakfast at a quick service restaurant – or you can find a small independent operator who...

Catapulting BC onto the World Culinary Stage

October 07, 2017

Eat, Drink and Buy Local: Catapulting BC onto the World Culinary Stage A growing contingent of celebrated chefs, mixologists, and craft connoisseurs are creating new restaurant concepts that thrive by using food and beverages that are grown, harvested, fished, picked and produced right here in B...

What’s on Fall Menus: BC Food & Beverage Highlights

October 05, 2017

There are lots of great tastes that are available when the seasons turn. Picked ripe and fresh and delivered direct to restaurant kitchens, these ingredients are a great inspiration to chefs who will serve them on their menus starting now. Because they don’t have far to travel, our local fruit, v...

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