The Menu for the Tasting Plates Fall Edition – Drooling Allowed

Tasting Plates Fall Edition 2012If you have been attending the past Tasting Plates events by Richard Wolak aka @vanfoodster you will notice that the menus have something for everyone.  The latest menu for the Fall Edition, which is on November 21, is out, and you can enjoy both Asian and European food.  Something for everyone. I’m looking forward to trying out the food, and hope I will see you there too.  Tickets are at this link.

The Tasting Plates Menus

East of Main

223 East Georgia Street

Twitter: @eastofMAINcafe

Web: http://eastofmaincafe.com

Cuisine: Moroccan

Our Tasting Plate will include all of these 4 items:

1)    Kefta skewer with spicy tomato sauce

2)    Pâté with walnuts on endive

3)    Spanish torta with mojo sauce  (Vegetarian)

4)    Spiced almond labneh with preserved lemon and herb salsa on a pita chip (Vegetarian)

Harvest

243 Union Street

Twitter: @HarvestUnion

Web: http://harvestunion.ca/

Cuisine: Asian

Our Tasting Plate will include this item:

1)    Ramen with Fraser Valley pork shoulder and SOLE food radish.

Beta 5

413 Industrial Avenue

Twitter: @Beta5chocolates

Web: http://beta-5.com/

Cuisine: Desserts

Our Tasting Plate will include all of these 3 items:

1)    Seasonal cream puff

2)    Hot chocolate

3)    Gingerbread caramel

Pazza Rella Pizza

Location: 413 Industrial Avenue

Twitter: @PazzaRellaPizza

Web: http://pazzarella.ca/

Cuisine: Wood Fired Pizza

Our Tasting Plate will feature a slice of your choice of these pizzas:

1)    Margherita, Spicy Salami w/Mushroom, Bacon and a Feta pizza

Treasure Green Tea

227 East Georgia Street

Twitter: @TreasureGreen_T

Web: http://www.treasuregreen.com/

Cuisine: Chinese Tea House

Our Tasting Plate will include all of these 3 items:

1)    Treasure Green Extra Virgin Tea Oil dips

2)    Smoky Tea Tofu

3)    Our 2012 Treasure Green Seasons Blend (hot tea)  prepared in tea ceremony style.

Floata Seafood Restaurant

400-180 Keefer Street

Web: http://www.floata.com/

Cuisine: Chinese

Our Dim Sum Tasting Plate will include all of these 4 items:

1)   BBQ Pork Bun

2)    Vegetable Spring Roll

3)    Sesame Ball

4)    Soya Sauce Chow Mein

Oyster Express

296 Keefer Street

Web: http://www.oysterexpress.ca/

Twitter: @oysterexpress

Cuisine: Oysters & Soul Food

Our Tasting Plate will include this item:

1)    One local beach oyster

The Chinese Tea Shop

101 East Pender Street

Web: http://www.thechineseteashop.com/

Twitter: @chinese_teashop

Cuisine: Chinese Tea House

Our Tasting Plate (cups) will include all of these 3 items:

Green Tea:   Cloud Mist Green Tea

Oolong Tea:  Taiwan Dong Ding Oolong, Ginseng Oolong

Pu-erh Tea:   Mini Tao Black Pu-erh

We will be giving guests a brief tea lesson on the benefits of tea and demonstrate how to make the tea in the GongFu Cha style.

Electric Owl

928 Main Street

Web: http://electricowl.ca/

Twitter: @electricowl_ca

Cuisine: Asian

Our Tasting Plate will include all of these 4 items:

1)    Mini Eggplant sub

Our take on a vegetarian vietnamese sub.

Golden-fried, panko-breaded eggplant served on a tiny baguette-style sub bun.   Sweet and savory red pepper almond spread, house pickled julienned vegetables, cucumber and Sriracha mayo.

2)    Fukuro Burger Sliders

Our in house chuck beef slider patty, on a mini brioche bun with sweet and savoury tomato jam, wasabi slaw and butter lettuce.

3)    MiniSakana Chipu

Grey Goose battered ling cod bite on shoestring potatoes with tartar sauce, and red cabbage slaw.

4)    Red Bean and Lemon Zest Panna Cotta

Rich and creamy red bean paste panna cotta with a hint of lemon zest.  Accompanied with blueberry puree.

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