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RECIPE: Chinese Sweet Almond Soup (using a Vitamix)

After purchasing a Vitamix blender late last year, I’ve been trying to make Chinese Sweet Almond Soup, which is very similar in taste to almond milk but with a thicker and more creamy consistency. There are numerous recipes online for … Continue reading

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Red’s in Ramsay – Calgary, AB

Red’s in Ramsay finally opened last Thursday. I was lucky to be invited for a sneak peek last week on the day before their official opening. It’d been a couple of years since I’ve been to the Red’s on 4th … Continue reading

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Tony’s Fish & Oyster Cafe – Vancouver, BC

Last month, when I was visiting Vancouver with my foodie friends, we decided to go to Granville Island for lunch. My friends wanted to eat at the food court in the Public Market but I didn’t find anything that interested … Continue reading

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Braizen Chef-Driven Cuisine (Food Truck) – Calgary, AB

On a cold, rainy day last month, I decided to check out the Braizen Food Truck with my coworker. He had raved about their Cumin Lamb dish and I was intrigued. Braizen Food Truck is one of the 20 plus … Continue reading

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Big Chef Restaurant – Richmond, BC

When I was visiting Vancouver back in September, Big Chef Restaurant in Richmond was one of my top choices for Cantonese food. After having read some stellar reviews from fellow Chowhounds who had a Chowdown at Big Chef back in … Continue reading

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