Butcher’s Blog

What’s For Dinner?

If you’re at a loss of what to have for dinner, but you’re craving something fresh, delicious, and healthy, it may be time to consider stopping by your local butcher for some fresh meats. At Market Meats, we strive to ensure that each product that hits our shelves is...

Quality, Free-Range Meats

At Market Meats, we strive to ensure our service and the highest quality products for your cooking needs. That’s why when it comes to selling pork, we want to let you know the differences in free-range pork and barn-raised pork. Not only does it make a difference for...

A Simple and Easy Weeknight Meal

When you’re thinking about what to have for dinner after a long day at work, consider cooking a set of juicy pork chops to ensure that you end your day right. With the right cooking method, cooking pork chops can be a quick and easy meal that’s also delightfully...

A New Way to Cook Frozen Steaks

Ideally, we would always be cooking with freshly cut steaks from Vancouver’s best butcher shop. However, it’s not at all uncommon to be cooking with frozen meat. Conventional wisdom would tell you that you need to thaw your steaks in the fridge overnight before...

Mmmm Deals! (Market Meats’ March Meal Deals)

Market Meats is committed to providing the best quality products at competitive prices to keep our customers (and their tastebuds) happy. That’s why we are always coming up with new promotions to encourage our customers to try new products and save on their...

Local, Sustainable Chicken

At Market Meats in Kitsilano, we take pride in supplying expert service and the best cuts to all of our customers. As Vancouver’s best butcher, our commitment to quality products means we only sell the freshest meats, produced locally using sustainable farming...

Spoil Your Sweetheart

Love is in the air. Valentine’s day is on the horizon, and lovebirds everywhere are trying to come up with new ways to surprise each other. If your significant other usually handles most of the cooking, then taking over the kitchen duties can be a thoughtful way of...

What makes us Vancouver’s Best Butcher

At Market Meats, we are proud to provide top-quality meats and friendly, expert service. For two years in a row, we have been voted Vancouver’s Best Butcher by our loyal customers throughout the city. If you’ve never visited our Kitsilano butcher shop before, you may...

Cover The Spread

It’s not any given Sunday, it’s Superbowl Sunday. To make the most of this opportunity, you’ve got to prepare. Planning the perfect tailgate party doesn’t happen overnight. It takes time and effort to pull together the right roster of snacks, drinks and quality meats...

Delicious Date Night Ideas

If you’re struggling to find romantic ideas for date night, a home-cooked meal in an intimate setting (and the proper mood lighting) is a great way to spice things up; literally! If your partner is the one usually making dinner, then taking over the kitchen duties for...