Best of Vancouver

Interviews with some of the winners of the Georgia Straight's 19th annual Best of Vancouver awards.
David Hawksworth is known for dishes such as foie gras torchon and pan-roasted sablefish, so it may come as a surprise that pizza is one of his favourite foods.
Despite their relative media obscurity, there are many other individuals who cook excellent Indian cuisine and run much-loved South Asian restaurants.
Two of Tough Age’s members—singer Jarrett Samson and guitarist Penny Clark—will soon be moving to Toronto, but that doesn’t mean the power-pop band is finished.
Because those who read are often superior to those who don’t.
Nicholas Krgovich has long specialized in lush pop and R&B, but he reinvented himself as a solo acoustic troubadour for Who Cares?.
Fishy flip-flops, testicular fortitude, and an election gone to the birds.
There are alt-country bands, and there are renegades like the Meat Puppets, Sadies, and Gun Club that twist traditional music into something exciting and wildly new.
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!
For this Best of Vancouver issue, we’re going to double down on the theme and chat with two of the city’s best wine pros about what tops their own “best of” lists.