Blog – We Heart Local BC


June 23, 2012

Q&A with Roberta LaQuaglia, Vancouver Farmers Markets

We recently caught up with Roberta LaQuaglia, Operations Manager at Vancouver Farmers Markets to get the latest scoop on the […]
July 23, 2012

We Got Our Aprons Dirty

Last month we invited the Buy Local. Eat Natural community to share “Cook Local” tips with us for a chance […]
July 25, 2012

Feature Recipe: Chocolate Pate (from Chef David Robertson, The Dirty Apron)

Makes 1 loaf pan Ingredients 500g Dark Chocolate ½ cup Unsalted Butter 330ml Heavy Cream Fresh Raspberries (for garnish) Roasted […]
October 1, 2012

Interview with Jane Ruddick, Team Manager for Culinary Team BC

We recently chatted with Jane Ruddick, the Vancouver-based food consultant and volunteer Team Manager for Culinary Team British Columbia about […]
October 17, 2012

An Apple A Day

This past weekend, we braved the rain to check out the annual UBC Apple Festival. Every year, around 44,000 lbs […]
November 14, 2012

Culinary Team BC Wins Silver at the World Culinary Olympics

We are very happy to report that Culinary Team BC won a Silver Medal in the Regional Team Competition at […]
November 23, 2012

We Got Our Aprons Dirty… Again!

On November 17th, we hosted our second local fare-inspired cooking class at The Dirty Apron for our “Get Your Aprons […]
February 4, 2013

BC Winter Market Round Up!

Thankfully for us fans of farmers markets, visiting them is no longer just a summertime activity. Winter markets are becoming […]
March 5, 2013

Digging in with the Buy Local. Eat Natural Team

Last year our very own Jennifer Woron spoke to the folks at Better Together about the roots of Buy Local. […]
March 25, 2013

March: Featured Recipes

This month we’re highlighting locally produced cream, a key ingredient in many of our favourite recipes. One such recipe is […]
April 2, 2013

BC Chef Embraces the Local Movement: A Chat with The Four Seasons’ Ned Bell

There’s no doubt, the movement to shop and eat local has taken off in BC and around the world. Here […]
April 2, 2013

Chef Ned Bell shares his recipe for Fish ‘n’ Chips

Famed Vancouver chef Ned Bell recently shared his favourite Fish ‘n’ Chips recipe with us. In his own words, here […]