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Lima Al-Azzeh

Lima Al-Azzeh is a writer and blogger with a newly revised mandate to rekindle her love for Vancouver. Ever searching for a new story to tell and a new dish to try, she has found herself a comfortable home as a contributor to the Food section here at the Vancouver Observer. For other insights and cultural musings you can find her at her blog I,Vancouverite.

Real Deal food cart serves delicious local fare

“The Real Deal”, brought to Vancouver by Chef Josh Wolfe and Andy Fielding brings fresh, locally sourced food to the streets. Located on the North West corner of Granville and Robson, the latest food...

At Canadian Chef's Congress, an industry-wide discussion on preserving ocean life

Nicknamed "Foodstock", the 2010 Chef's Congress on Vancouver Island set out to educate chefs on the environmental impact of their products.