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Food And Wine At Toast To The Coast

Toast to the Coast is a wine-tasting fundraiser that features wines from various vineyards and pairs them with food provided by members of the Aquarium’s Ocean Wise™ program, which is committed to helping restaurants and their patrons make sustainable seafood choices. These delicious wine and food pairings are the perfect accompaniment to your exploration of the Aquarium’s galleries in this after-hours event. It’s a unique opportunity to visit the Aquarium’s 50,000 animals amongst charming ambience.
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Our Participating Restaurants

Restaurants supplying food to Toast to the Coast are committed to providing sustainable, ocean-friendly seafood through the Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise™ program. These restaurants demonstrate that having seafood can be both delicious and guilt-free. Visit their websites for more information on each restaurant.

2013 Restaurants

The August Jack
Albacore tuna tartar, spicy peanut vinaigrette, yucca root chip

Delta Hotels & Resorts
The Gauntlet of Salmon

Louis Gervais Fine Foods & Catering
Golden beets, chevre cheese, honey thyme reduction

Chef Rob Walker from Vintage Hospitatliy
Cardamom sumac spiced BC Albacore tuna, squash custard, beet brussel salad

Rocky Mountain Flatbread Company
Ocean Wise shrimp pesto flatbread
Sundried tomato and goat cheese flatbread

Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver
Olive oil poached Mackarel, saffron pickled vegetables, sardine dressing

The Sonora Room at Burrowing Owl Estate Winery
Qualicum Bay scallop ceviche, crispy farro grain, cilantro pudding

Szechuan Chongqing Seafood Restaurant
Moo shu pork pancake

Tableau Bar Bistro
Smoked steelhead trout with potato blinis, horseradish sour cream and trout roe caviar

TUC Craft Kitchen
Cherry braised pork shoulder

YEW Seafood + Bar
Organic ocean Humpback shrimp cocktail


Fresh St. Market Cheese Table
Assortment of gourmet cheeses

Terra Breads
Pecan fruit crisps
Artisan breads

Soirette Macarons and Tea
Assorted macarons
Ocean reef trifle
Marine sandwich cookies

Assorted chocolates




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