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Tasting Plates West End 2018 Recap

It was another fun night of attending Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates West End edition.  Attendees visited 6 participating establishments which included Japanese, Moroccan and South Indian cuisine as well as burgers, sandwiches, pie, kombucha, coffee and more.  Here’s a recap of the evening.

Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates West End

Milano Coffee

The evening started off with choice of Espresso or Americano at Milano Coffee.

Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates West End Milano Coffee

Milano Coffee
Address: 849 Denman Street, Vancouver

Izakaya Gon’s

Newly opened Japanese izakaya, Izakaya Gon’s, presented an array of dishes including Aburi Unagi Oshi- Sushi, Inari Sushi, Premium Waugh Beef Carpaccio, and Seasonal Veggie Mixed Tempura.

Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates West End Izakaya Gon

Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates West EndIzakaya Gon's

Izakaya Gon’s
Address: 854 Denman Street, Vancouver
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Pasture to Plate

Pasture to Plate is a certified organic, biodynamic, ranch-owned, exclusively whole animal butcher shop.  Attendees tried their special beef burger with a 3oz certified organic grass-fed marinated beef patty, crispy house-cured bacon, tomato, lettuce, house-made sauces and a sunny side quail egg on special house-made sweet potato bun.  The burger was paired with Ethical Soda Kombucha.

Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates West End Pasture to Plate

Casablanca Crepe

Morrocan creperie, Casablanca Crepe, presented a platter with  the following: Moroccan beef couscous topped with caramelized raisins; homemade cheese; Cheesecake Crepe; homemade macaron; Madeline;  and spiced Moroccan coffee or mint tea.

Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates West End Casablanca Crepe

Casablanca Crepe
Address: 1610 Robson St, unit 108, Vancouver
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Davie Dosa Company

Davie Dosa Company, which specializes in Southern Cuisine cuisine, presented pakoras (fish and vegetable), cottage cheese, and cauliflower.

Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates West End Davie Dosa

Davie Dosa Company
Address: 1235 Davie Street, Vancouver
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Tartine Bread & Pies

Davie bakery, Tartine Bread & Pies, offered a Santa Fe Club sandwich with side house-made coleslaw and rhubarb pie served with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

Vancouver Foodster’s Tasting Plates West End Tartine

Tartine Bread and Pies
Address:1069 Davie Street, Vancouver
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