Curating the very best culinary experiences on Vancouver Island, by promoting local artisan food & beverage products!
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If you are visiting Vancouver Island, let us curate your adventure and plan a culinary experience to enhance your trip. Whale watching, golf, fishing, helicopter or ground tours, bicycle trips and kayak excursions can all be improved with local artisan food & beverages! Have us prepare a gourmet picnic, deliver a selection of products to your vacation home or arrange for a private chef to prepare your meal.
Meet Your Makers
We partner with artisan vendors, private chefs and experience providers here on Vancouver Island. Our vendors specialize in using locally sourced ingredients and small batch processing methods, and our tour operators and business partners all take pride in helping to create exceptional customer experiences.
RECENT FOODIE THOUGHTS…….
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