Butcher’s Blog

Say Hello To Market Meats In 2017

Say Hello To Market Meats In 2017

Since January is the month of new beginnings, there’s no better time to talk about how to get the most out of your Market Meats experience. If you’ve never been to a Vancouver butcher shop before, your first time inside a butcher shop can be a little intimidating;...

Shop Local at Vancouver’s Best Butcher

Shop Local at Vancouver’s Best Butcher

It’s not uncommon to hear people talking about the importance of ‘buying local’ to promote the stability of jobs and economic conditions in our community. What is often lost in these conversations is that local businesses may be better positioned to provide the best...

The Holiday Rush

The Holiday Rush

The holidays are busy for pretty much everyone. When you’re not booking flights or scheduling quality time with friends and family, you’re probably out shopping for gifts, decorations and everything else you need to make the holidays merry and bright! If you’re...

Market Meats Named Best Butcher in Vancouver, AGAIN

Market Meats Named Best Butcher in Vancouver, AGAIN

It feels good to be on top. The Georgia Straight has released the winners of its 21st annual “Best Of Vancouver” contest, and thanks to your support, Market Meats has been named Vancouver’s Best Butcher for the second year in a row! We are proud to be recognised for...

What is your food eating?

What is your food eating?

You might hear some butchers talking about grain-fed beef compared to grass-fed, but what is the difference? It’s all meat right? As it turns out, grain-fed beef can taste very different from grass-fed beef, and one is not necessarily as nutritious as the other. At...

Pairing Wine With Our Quality Meats

Pairing Wine With Our Quality Meats

The right pairing of wine and quality meats can take a meal from good, to great. When done properly, the wine will complement the meat so that each bite tastes better than the last. It can be difficult to know which wine to pair with which meat, fortunately Market...

Spread the love and treat your tastebuds to Market Meats

Spread the love and treat your tastebuds to Market Meats

We’re just one month away from Christmas and November is the perfect time to start thinking about gift ideas. While this month we’re all about growing a mustache and avoiding the rain, it’s also about finding the perfect gift -- delicious food! Whether...

Bone-In

Bone-In

Winter is coming. As the cold sets in, it's only natural to start dreaming up those summer plans again... hoping to steal back some of that sun warmth. Have no fear! There are other ways to warm your soul and body: hot apple cider, teas... but have you ever considered...

It’s Turkey Season!

It’s Turkey Season!

Spices are in the air! Thanksgiving is just around the corner and we smell the pecan pies already! Here at Market Meats, we know how special of a time Thanksgiving is to your family. We want you to enjoy every moment and make the greatest memories. From where to get...

Good Eats, No Time At All

Good Eats, No Time At All

As we enter the rainy season, we leave behind the patio drinks and eats and opt for takeaways and eating in. This doesn’t have to be as dreary as it sounds. There is no reason to sacrifice on getting quality food! Whether it’s a meal just for you or a dinner party not...