Food Talks Vol 3 Speakers & Host – L-R: Zach Berman, Mary MacKay, Preet Marwaha, Eric Pateman, Patrick Murphy, Richard Wolak, Ryan Slater (photo by: Ariane Colenbrander)
On August 14th we presented the third Food Talks Vancouver event that featured 5 inspirational speakers from our food community.
Watermelon Skewers with Shaved Feta and Kalmata Olive with Mint Puree
Bacon & Aged White Cheddar Certified Angus Beef Sliders with Avocado and Chipotle Mayo
Albacore Tuna Poke set on Fried Taro Root Chip with Micro Herbs
Nk’mip Cellars Wine
DJ Bob Graham of Airwaves
The evening began poolside on the PopUpPatio at the Westin Grand Hotel where guests mingled over Executive Chef Matthew Richmond’s delicious appetizers. Guests also enjoyed wine from Nk’mip Cellars as well as music from DJ Bob Graham of Airwaves Music.
Novus TV Food Talks feature on Vol 3 was filmed on location for their #CityLights show.
Our 5 Speakers:
Eric Pateman is the President and Founder of Edible Canada
Ryan Slater and Zach Berman are the co-founders of The Juice Truck
Preet Marwaha is the CEO and Founder of Organic Lives
Mary Mackay is the Head Baker and co-owner of Terra Breads
Patrick Murphy co-own Vista D’oro Farms & Winery
We then had a prize draw for people to win.
Cocoa Nymph Chocolates
Cocoa Nymph Chocolates provided the creative box of treats for everyone to take home at the end of the evening.
Thank you to Alfonso Arnold and his team of photographers as well as Ariane Colenbrander for the group of speakers photo, as well as our Videographer Geoff Peters, and our volunteers Jonathan Yee & Audrey Ling.
By: Richard Wolak