Vikram Vij

New Blood On 'Dragons' Den' This Time Around

HuffPost Canada TV | Denette Wilford | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada TV

Changing up the cast of "Dragons' Den" is nothing new. The hit CBC series has seen its share of Dragons throughout the years, but with the departure o...

Taking a Leap From the Kitchen to the Dragons' Den

Vikram Vij | Posted 10.07.2014 | Canada Living
Vikram Vij

On October 15, I make my debut on CBC's Dragons' Den as one of two new members of the Dragons team. I'm very proud to be included in such an incredibly illustrious line-up of respected business people and to take my place alongside them on such a great show.

Vikram Vij Debuts New Restaurant in the Suburbs

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Living
Adrian Brijbassi

The celebrity chef's newest enterprise opened on June 2 and for the time being it needs its owner's attention. "It's like a baby," he says of the 130-seat restaurant with an exterior so eye-catching you'll think it belongs in Times Square, not a suburban strip mall.

Canada's Top 10 Best Restaurants

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 07.19.2014 | Canada
Adrian Brijbassi

It takes time for kitchens and restaurants to hit their stride. Geoff Hopgood, based on the most recent meal I had at his establishment, is in the zon...

Kevin O'Leary Is Out, Vikram Vij Is In

CBC | Posted 05.14.2014 | Canada TV

Finance whiz Michael Wekerle and restaurant magnate Vikram Vij will join the cast of CBC's Dragons' Den this spring. They will replace original dra...

The Perfect B.C. Valentine's Date

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Considering Victoria was recently named the most romantic city in Canada, it's no secret that British Columbia is a place for lovers. Between the g...

Vancouver Restaurants Named Best In Canada

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The annual enRoute magazine list of the 10 Best New Restaurants in Canada always has foodies salivating in anticipation of their next great meal. Y...

Rock n' Roll, Fine Dining, and Grizzly Bears -- All In One Weekend

Vacay.ca | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Travel
Vacay.ca

Three of Vacay.ca's dedicated explorers packed in as much as they could to enjoy the final days of summer and usher in autumn in Canada. Using the divide-and-conquer strategy, we spread out to cover and capture some unique and wonderful Canadian experiences. Here's a recap of outings made by our team on Saturday, September 21.

Advice for a Country on Its Birthday

Marni Soupcoff | Posted 08.31.2013 | Canada
Marni Soupcoff

This week, HuffPost bloggers counted down to Canada Day with a series of short pieces about what they'd like to change about their home and native land. As you might imagine, the suggestions and wishes covered a wide range of territory -- from singer Jully Black's passionate plea that we support and celebrate the country's R&B soul artists, to chef Vikram Vij's wish for more experimenting with ethnic cuisines -- and food in general. I hope you'll sit back, put on some tunes, and take a few moments to check out all the ideas HuffPost contributors shared for keeping Canada strong and free.

What I Would Change About Ethnic Food In Canada

Vikram Vij | Posted 08.24.2013 | Canada
Vikram Vij

2013-06-23-blog_canada_day_v02.gif Since I came to Canada in 1989, it's been very important to me to spread the word of Indian cuisine to as many people as possible. I think it is gaining momentum, but attitudes towards ethnic food, and the boundaries around the way it is presented, still need to evolve.

The 20 Best Restaurants in British Columbia

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 08.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Adrian Brijbassi

I just returned from a two-week journey to British Columbia that I didn't anticipate being a mind-blowing culinary tour. We like lists at Vacay.ca, so here are the 20 best places I dined in British Columbia during the past two weeks.

Cooking Live With Vikram Vij: Chicken Coconut Curry

Vikram Vij | Posted 08.06.2013 | Canada Living
Vikram Vij

On Thursday June 6, at 6 p.m. PST, anyone around the world will be able to take part in a live-streamed cooking class with me. This idea came about because of my belief in families cooking and eating together. Cook Live With Vikram Vij is an invitation to you, to try and have one home-cooked family meal together this week. So I am inviting you!

Food Trucks' Parking Wars

The Huffington Post B.C. | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver’s burgeoning food truck scene is attracting lots of fans and TV attention, but the blurry rules for the mobile kitchens are leading to cla...

#BetterBC: How Would You Improve Our Province?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 08.16.2012 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. is already a pretty darn great place to live. A gorgeous climate, gorgeous people inside and out, gorgeous food... But how can we all make it eve...