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Lunar New Year Dinner at Leisure Centre

Lunar New Year is always one of our favourite times of the year as Chef Jenny creates a stunning seasonal menu. This week, we hosted a very special special collaborative dinner with Leisure Center last night to celebrate Lunar New Year and introduce our 2018 menu. We gave their bar space a modern Asian feel, with help from Elizabeth Stanley Event Design. Guests dined on dumplings, short ribs, fried trout, shredded duck and mushroom noodles and a selection of house made fruit desserts.

 

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Turkey Dinner Pickup

The holidays are in full swing! We bet your schedule is packed with holiday parties, family gatherings and year-end wrap ups at work. Before you know it, Christmas will be here and… oh wait… it’s your turn to cook. Don’t let your holiday dinner sneak up on you! We offer full turkey lunches and dinners with all the trimmings from a small group of 6 up to your whole extended family, friends and neighbours. All you have to do is order and pick up. Check out our 2017 Turkey Menu below and more information in this great feature by Daily Hive!

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Here’s how to host an easy festive party this holiday season

Last week, we were featured in the Daily Hive with tips on how to host three types of events over the holidays. Whether you are planning a small gathering at home, a party at the office, or a big blowout celebration, we can help! Check out the article here before your next event!

Season Entertaining: Do it Like a Pro

We have been featured in BC Business! General Manager Kevin Mazzone shares some of our secrets to hosting memorable events of any size this season. Read the article below or see the feature here.

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Meet the Team: Jennifer

At the Lazy Gourmet, our team is the heart of everything we do. This week, we are excited to introduce you to Jennifer Fryer, our resident wedding and events expert!

Meet the Team

Jennifer Fryer
Manager, Corporate Sales & Wedding Specialist 

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Crème de la Crème

Are you planning a wedding for next year? Make sure to stop by the annual Crème de la Crème, the most extravagant and opulent wedding show in Vancouver! Held by one of our frequent partners, Countdown Events, the show features some of the city’s best wedding vendors and offers scrumptious tastings, full-scale pampering and gift bags. Don’t miss your chance to connect with all the suppliers you will need for your wedding day, and to find your dream dress in the live fashion show. This year’s event will be held on Sunday, November 19 at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. Buy your tickets here!

Thanksgiving Entertaining

It’s Thanksgiving this weekend! Shannon recently gave BC Living  some entertaining tips on how to host a great Thanksgiving at home with your loved ones. Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at The Lazy Gourmet!

Video by Mark Yuen Visuals. For more clips and tips, check out our new videos page here.

Fall/Winter Menu Launch

This week, we officially launched our Fall/Winter menu with a special VIP event. This year, the party was held at the beautiful Permanent building, one of our preferred venue partners. Our guests enjoyed a variety of offerings from our new menu, including Tequila Salmon on Cucumber Disc, Crap Claw Corn Dogs, platters, Sweet Potato Crème Brulée, Loaded Cinnamon Hot Chocolate and our Pho Station. It’s not too early thinking about the holiday season. Browse our menus to plan your next event! Check out photos from the event here and a video of the evening below. Thank you to Fuoco Photography and Mark Yuen Visuals!

BIV Forty Under 40 for 2017

The Lazy Gourmet’s Kevin Mazzone Named To Business In Vancouver’s Forty Under 40 For 2017

Vancouver, B.C., September 19, 2017 – When a young and driven 21-year-old Kevin Mazzone started his career with The Lazy Gourmet 10 years ago, owner and hospitality pioneer Susan Mendelson already saw the potential in his natural ability to lead and problem solve. Fast-forward to 2017, and Mazzone, now a partner at The Lazy Gourmet, was recently recognized as one of Business in Vancouver’s prestigious Forty Under 40.

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Lazy Lunch Box: Time-saving tips and tricks for back-to-school meals

The Lazy Gourmet has been featured in the Vancouver Sun with a feature on back-to-school prep. Our very own Chef Jenny Hui has shared some of her favourite recipes for packing sandwiches that are easy, healthy and delicious! Check out the recipes below and read the full article here.

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