" Vancouver is a ‘breadbasket’ region, from the mountains, to the oceans, the natural habitat. The accessibility to super fresh product is really unique. The people are very precise and energetic about food. "Mark McEwan, “Top Chef Canada” Head Judge

A Short Film from DiverXO

When I first watched this, I thought it was done to usher in Halloween. It is an incredibly dramatic yet, strange and kind of creepy short film. Commissioned by Madrid’s three Michelin-starred DiverXO, it is a promotional film for their new location inside the Hotel NH Collection Madrid Eurobuilding hotel is Madrid, Spain. The film…

Incredibly Realistic Fake Foods

Many Japanese restaurants such as one of my local favourites, Hokkaido Ramen Santouka on Robson Street, displays realistic-looking artificial food in their storefront windows. This way potential patrons can see what they would be getting in three dimensions and in scale size, if they were to choose to dine there. The displays also help speed…

Fox Spain’s The World’s Best Chefs Trailer

Okay, how do we petition Fox to broadcast this upcoming television show The World’s Best Chefs here in North America? Chef Katie Button who seems to be a little uncomfortable in front of the camera hosts the show. But her lack for of journalistic experience is definitely offset by her experience in the kitchen, working…

Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown

Here is a clip from tomorrow’s episode of Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown – Bad Behaviour, “Sin City” Las Vegas. This clip is from when Anthony Bourdain and Chef Jet Tila visit the famous Lotus of Siam. We happened to be dining there during the filming and appear in the background. Later in the episode Anthony…