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Discover your gintuition with BC’s micro distilleries

Discover your gintuition with BC’s micro distilleries

BC is full of craft distilleries, and this summer you don’t have to go far afield to find a drink featuring your favourite local flavours. This month, we talked to Captain Peter Kimmerly, Distiller and Proprietor of Island Spirits, about the signature gin and vodka that he and Dr. Naz Abdurahman produce on Hornby Island. Plus, we’ve got tips for discovering local distilleries near you, and sharing some refreshing summer ...

Mother’s Day: Warming Hearts & Filling Bellies

Mother’s Day: Warming Hearts & Filling Bellies

Celebration is often paired with gratitude for food. One would be hard pressed to partake in any holiday without a lovingly prepared meal—Mother’s Day included. While we fill our bellies during these festive feasts, our hearts warm knowing how much love and effort goes into preparing such meals. This Mother’s Day, we’d like to showcase a few of our favourite foodie moms that absolutely pour their heart into creating such crowd-pleasing provisions. Vancouver-based ...

Food Truck Fare: Fan Favourite Edition

Food Truck Fare: Fan Favourite Edition

What are your must-have mobile munchies? We asked and the We Heart Local BC community answered—loud and clear! There are some passionate food truck aficionados in BC. And while we celebrate all the locally-sourced food trucks, there are some undeniable favourites. What we love about food trucks is the sheer culinary dedication—small space equals clever creations. So when people flock to a street-side eatery, you know something extra special is ...