Pick Your Favourite at Vancovuer Foodster’s Sangria Challenge

sangria challenge

This is the 2nd Vancouver Foodster Sangria Challenge and this year the cocktail and sangria fans will get to taste unique sangria creations from a diverse group of restaurants and bars in the city. And the challenge runs September 1-25, 2016, and the People’s Choice award winners will be awarded. It will make a fun night out by visiting a couple or more of those places for a tasting adventure with friends, or for a date night.  And don’t forget to vote for your favourite based on originality, presentation, value and taste.

Don’t forget to vote and you can VOTE for your favourites here.  Share your experiences with Tweet or Instagram, the event will be under @vanfoodster and the hashtag is #SangriaChallengeYVR for the challenge. Also tag #vanfooodiepulse to have your photos featured on Instagram under @vanfoodiepulse.

Here are the 7 competing restaurants and bars:

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Patron Tacos & Cantina

Sangria Patron

Sangria Patron

[265 Robson Street, Vancouver][604-558-3368]
Web: http://www.patrontc.com, Twitter: @patrontc, Instagram @patrontc
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Bacchus Restaurant & Lounge

Moroccan Sangria

[845 Hornby Street, Vancouver][604-689-7777]
Web: http://www.wedgewoodhotel.com, Twitter: @Wedgewoodhotel, Instagram: @wedgewoodhotel

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The Parlour Restaurant

The Parlour White Sangria
The Parlour White Sangria

[1011 Hamilton St, Vancouver] [604-568-3322]
Web: www.theparlourrestaurants.com, Twitter: @ParlourYaletown, Instagram: @theparlouryaletown

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The Westin Bayshore

Campfire at 10am
Campfire at 10am

[1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver][(604) 682-3377]
Web: http://www.westinbayshore.com/, Twitter: @WestinBayshore, Instagram: @westinbayshore

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House Special

Double Lucky Happiness

[1269 Hamilton St, Vancouver][(778) 379-2939]
Web: http://www.housespecial.ca, Twitter: @housespecialvan, Instagram: @housespecial.ca

[wpv-map-marker map_id=’sangria’ marker_id=’house-special’ marker_title=’House Special’ address=’1269 Hamilton St, Vancouver, BC V6B 6K3′]House Special – 1269 Hamilton St, Vancouver, BC V6B 6K3[/wpv-map-marker]

Ban Chok Dee

Butterfly Effect
Butterfly Effect

[20563 Douglas Crescent, Langley][778-278-3088], or
[20395 Lougheed Hwy, Maple Ridge]
Web: http://www.banchokdee.com, Twitter: @BanChokDeeThai, Instagram: @banchokdeethai

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[wpv-map-marker map_id=’sangria’ marker_id=’marker-3′ address=’20395 Lougheed Hwy #400, Maple Ridge, BC V2X2P9′ marker_title=’Ban Chok Dee’]Ban Chok Dee -20395 Lougheed Hwy #400, Maple Ridge, BC V2X2P9[/wpv-map-marker]


U&I Thai

ui thai sangria

ui thai sangria

UI Thai Sangria

[3364 Cambie St, Vancouver], [(604) 875-6999] or,
[33261 1 Ave, Mission]
Web: http://uandithai.com/, Twitter: @UIThai2, Instagram: @u_and_i_thai_

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[wpv-map-marker map_id=’sangria’ marker_id=’marker-3′ marker_title=’U&I Thai’ address=’33261 1 Ave, Mission, BC V2V 1G7′]U&I Thai – 33261 1 Ave, Mission, BC V2V 1G7[/wpv-map-marker]

The media judges are:

Zahra Alani
Radio & Television personality. Weather Anchor at CTV News.
Twitter: @ZahraAlani

Sonia Beeksma
Weather/Traffic Anchor, Community Calendar Host, Feature Stories Reporter @globalbc
Twitter: @SoniaBeeksma

David Peng
Blogger at Picky Diners and Contributor at Vancouver Foodie Pulse
Twitter: @pickydiner


For more information about each Sangria Cocktails’ creation…


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