Mixology

A Suffering Bastard

Invented in the World War 2 Era in Cario Egypt by Joe Scialom, The Suffering Bastard was a concoction made for the front line British soldiers to—you guessed it—cure their suffering.

Wine

How to Win

14 of British Columbia’s top sommeliers gathered for a challenging day of wine competition to determine the “Best Sommelier of BC”. The contest was the first of its kind in the province, and Chambar’s Jason Yamasaki was crowned inaugural champion.

Mixology

The El Morocco Deux

Since ancient times, roses have been used medicinally, nutritionally, and as a source of perfume. The ancient Greeks, Romans and Phoenicians considered large public rose gardens to be as important as croplands such as orchards and wheat fields.