Merridith Townsend Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/12644 en Bored vegetarian foodie alert http://www.vancouverobserver.com/food/restaurants/bored-vegetarian-foodie-alert Rockford Wok and Grill pulls a fast one.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/food/restaurants/bored-vegetarian-foodie-alert" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/food/restaurants/bored-vegetarian-foodie-alert#comments Restaurants Food Gardein Meat Free mojito Mongolian Beef Naan-wich Rockford Grill Thu, 27 Sep 2012 06:20:00 +0000 Merridith Townsend 12966 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Decadent discoveries at the Fraser Valley Cork and Keg Festival http://www.vancouverobserver.com/food/decadent-discoveries-fraser-valley-cork-and-keg-festival Wine enthusiasts enjoyed all-you-can-sip extravagance at the second annual Fraser Valley Cork and Keg Festival. The Redemption Zin was like Monica Bellucci in a bottle. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/food/decadent-discoveries-fraser-valley-cork-and-keg-festival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/food/decadent-discoveries-fraser-valley-cork-and-keg-festival#comments Food BC Wines Fraser Valley Cork and Keg Festival Monica Bellucci Moscato Sin Zin Yellow Tail muscado Zinfandel Fri, 21 Sep 2012 10:51:00 +0000 Merridith Townsend 12880 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Agave syrup debate: health benefits and downsides http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/opinion/agave-syrup-debate-health-benefits-and-downsides What do we really know about agave syrup? Is it actually healthier than white sugar? <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/opinion/agave-syrup-debate-health-benefits-and-downsides" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/opinion/agave-syrup-debate-health-benefits-and-downsides#comments Health Opinion Life Food Agave fructose agave syrup artificial sugar Blenz Hibiscus Tea healthy sugar substitutes organic Agave sweeteners Pura Agave Wed, 05 Sep 2012 03:37:00 +0000 Merridith Townsend 12670 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com PNE carnies serve up another year of deep-fried delights http://www.vancouverobserver.com/people/pne-carnies-serve-another-year-deep-fried-delights Food so bad it's good...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/people/pne-carnies-serve-another-year-deep-fried-delights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/people/pne-carnies-serve-another-year-deep-fried-delights#comments People Food fair food Playland PNE the fair Thu, 30 Aug 2012 22:33:00 +0000 Merridith Townsend 12642 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com