5 Easy and Inexpensive Ways to Upgrade Your At-Home Coffee

We’ve all been spending a lot more time at home this year, and whether this spring of isolation has been one of stress or boredom for you, a better cup of morning coffee is a surefire to boost your spirits. And it’s easier than you think! Read on for six easy ways to improve your morning brew, none of which costs more than a couple of jaunts to the Starbucks.

May 29th, 2020
  • Top 5 Bakeries/Cafes in Victoria to Combat Your Sweet Tooth

    Are you looking for new cafes and lunch spots around Victoria to try, whilst indulging in your sweet tooth? Well we have some of the top spots here in Victoria to satisfy all those cravings and awaken your inner foodie!

    May 28th, 2020
  • Four Great Falafels in Victoria

    The very best are fried fresh to order, leaving them light and crispy rather than greasy -- and fortunately, Victoria has some great options!

    May 20th, 2020
  • Healthy & Easy Recipes For Home Cooking - ‘Asian Fusion’ Addition

    Looking to expand your repertoire of recipes and explore new dishes? Try this collection of Asian fusion recipes! These dishes incorporate a wide array of ingredients and flavours to satisfy any palate and appetite. Widely tasty, healthy and easy; these simple to follow recipes do not disappoint!

    May 14th, 2020
  • Victoria Restaurants Offering Free and Discounted Goods for Healthcare Workers

    It's National Nursing Week this week, and our community is very grateful to all those who risk themselves to help others. Local restaurants and food businesses are offering special healthcare discounts as appreciation and we are happy to share these offers with you!

    May 11th, 2020
  • Recipe - Rhubarb & Cream Cheese Danish

    Treat your mom to a very special breakfast this Mother’s Day with these Rhubarb & Cream Cheese Danishes. While this recipe looks impressive, the use of store-bought puff pastry makes this recipe incredibly fast, and is simple enough for chefs of any age or cooking level to make!

    May 7th, 2020
  • Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Home

    Cinco de Mayo Celebrations are just around the corner! Since part of the Tasting Victoria team is originally from Mexico, we couldn't help but share with you some local options, a guacamole recipe and a mexican playlist to celebrate Cinco de Mayo at home!

    May 3rd, 2020
  • Recipe - Thai Red Curry Noodles

    While we may have lots of time at home these days to cook and experiment with new recipes while staying at home, sometimes you just want a quick and easy meal made with just a few ingredients. Or even better, a quick and easy meal made with ingredients that you already have in your fridge and pantry!

    April 23rd, 2020
  • Victoria Lunch Spots to Order From if You’re Working From Home

    Staying home as much as possible goes a long way, and helping out local restaurants while practicing self-isolation is one of the ways we can support the community that, not too long ago, was part of our everyday life.

    April 16th, 2020
  • Healthy & Easy Recipes For Home Cooking - ‘Feeling Fruity?’ Addition

    Stuck at home and looking for some new recipes to try? These simple and healthy dishes will just do the trick; not only are they packed with tasty ingredients but they use foods that can fit any budget!

    April 10th, 2020
  • Bubble Tea in Victoria

    From its chewy and sweet pearls, the tea based drinks and the right amount of ice and sugar, Bubble Tea is one of the favorite drinks of all time in Victoria

    April 7th, 2020
  • 13 Local Businesses that are Adapting to Coronavirus

    Due to the current pandemic, many local businesses have had to close or reinvent themselves. Small businesses have moved quickly to make changes to survive and keep services relevant during this period of uncertainty. We can’t name them all, but here are our favourite iniciatives from local businesses.

    April 3rd, 2020
  • COVID -19 Guide for Local Restaurants and Food Businesses

    The COVID-19 crisis took us by surprise, without any preparation. It is affecting everyone, in every industry. The restaurant and hospitality industries are without a doubt some of the most affected in Victoria.

    March 31st, 2020
  • Sausage, Kale & White Bean Soup

    Today, I am sharing a one-pot recipe for Sausage, Kale and White Bean Soup. This recipe is simple to make and uses fresh and local ingredients! by Melissa from @seasonserveblog

    March 22nd, 2020
  • How to support Local Businesses during the COVID-19 Outbreak

    COVID-19 has presented all of us with a big challenge. As we social distance ourselves, in order to help support local businesses, the people they employ and the charities they support, we can help by doing small things.

    March 16th, 2020
  • Our Dine Around & Stay in Town 2020 experience

    Our 2020 Dine around experience: Victoria's biggest food and drink event, happening every January!

    March 5th, 2020
  • Victoria’s 2020 Most Anticipated Openings

    We just can't wait to try them all!

    March 5th, 2020
  • 8 Reasons why we love Fresh Prep - a local meal kit delivery service

    We find too many obstacles when it comes to cooking to ourselves. Planning meals, finding the time to go to the market, looking for the best local ingredients, and cook them when we are already hungry.

    March 4th, 2020
  • Low Package Alternatives and Where to Find them

    Are you also feeling guilty about the amount of disposable packaging in your life? Breaking up with this convenience isn’t easy, but there are other fish in the sea. Here are a few of my favourite local alternatives.

    February 27th, 2020
  • How to enjoy Brunch in a more Nourishing way

    Balance is key! We interviewed Holistic Nutrition student Jimena Conde and here are her simple tips to enjoy brunch in balance.

    February 20th, 2020
  • 12 Brunch Spots to Visit in Victoria

    Our favourite part about weekends is brunch! Here is a list of our favourite Brunch spots in Victoria.

    February 13th, 2020
  • Fresh, Delicious and Nutritious - A Hawaiian restaurant in Victoria - Poké Fresh

    Video Interview with local entrepreneur Aviv Guy, owner of Poké Fresh in Cook St. Village.

    February 4th, 2020
  • The Most Romantic Restaurants in Victoria

    Did you know Valentine's Day is the 2nd most popular holiday to dine out after Mother's Day? And it’s just around the corner!

    January 30th, 2020
  • BEST New Restaurants/Eats opened in 2019

    Our city's food scene keeps growing and growing! We love that! These are our top favourite openings from last year!

    January 23rd, 2020
  • Who we are - Tasting Victoria

    A description of who we are, what we do and why we do it!

    January 23rd, 2020
  • TOP Coffee Shops in Victoria

    We asked our community and these are our top coffee shops in Victoria!

    January 22nd, 2020