LOCATION: 319 Carrall St.(Gastown)
HOURS: Mon – Fri, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sat, noon to 5 p.m.
#29 – “THE UMAMI EXPERIENCE”
Tamari caramel drinking chocolate made with 70% dark, single-origin chocolate.
Paired with Wasabi Chocolate Almonds.
Available: January 19 – February 1
#30 – “YU-ZU…WHAT?” (V)
Sweet-tart, citrus Yuzu-infused Tanzania white drinking chocolate, with coconut milk and citrus zest.
Accompanied by a house-made Jasmine Cookie.
Available: February 2 – 14
ABOUT EAST VAN ROASTERS:
East Van Roasters: Artisan Chocolate & Coffee (located at 319 Carrall Street in the Rainier Hotel) is the newest social enterprise to come out of the PHS Community Services Society.
Designed to provide training and employment to the women residents of the Rainier Hotel, East Van Roasters creates organic ‘bean-to-bar’ chocolate and coffee roasted and prepared on site. Delicious organic drinking chocolate and coffees, hand-rolled truffles, single-origin chocolate bars and select pastries are offered Monday (to go) 9-2 pm; Tuesday-Friday, 9 am to 5 pm.; and Saturday 10 am to 5 pm.
East Van Roasters will also supply freshly roasted coffee and cacao nibs, as well as couverture and customized chocolate wholesale to industry professionals and businesses. Come in and see how chocolate is made right from the bean!