What’s Cooking February 14 to 21, 2017?

Bulwark Cider

Snowmageddon is over (hopefully!) and you’re probably in hibernation mode – but with so many exciting events happening this week, it’s time to wake up! Kick away the winter blues with a romantic Valentine’s dinner, Tasting Extravaganzas, a Craft Beer Cottage Party and much more!

February 14: Red Hot Valentine’s Day Special

Morris East

Snowed in? Make a romantic night out of it! Morris East is offering a Red Hot Valentine Take Out Order which will include: a Caesar Salad + Choice of Two Pizzas + Two Desserts. Pre-order your romantic dinner now!

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February 16 to 19: Pop-up Love Party

Battery Park Beer Bar & Eatery

From February 16 to 19 enjoy an unforgettable theatrical experience at Battery Park. Pop-up Love Party is performed by Zuppa’s Theatre – with the arts of persuasion, theatre and cookery, they bring the ancient ideas of Plato’s Symposium alive in a 21st century drinking party. While watching, enjoy a 7-course snack menu by Michelin-starred chef, Daniel Burns.

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February 17 to 19: On the Rocks – Tasting Extravaganza

Photo of: White Point Lodge

Join White Point Beach for their annual ‘On the Rocks’ event! Sample over 75 varieties of wine, beer and spirits from Nova Scotia and around the world. Hit the dance floor in Founder’s Lounge while listening to Tomi Allen.

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February 24: Rare & Fine Wine

photo of savour food and wine festival

If you’re a wine lover then this is one luxury event you can’t miss! Relax to live jazz and enjoy the view overlooking the Halifax Harbour as you sample over 40 wines.

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February 24: Dinner with Planters Ridge

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Spend the day at the Nova Scotia Icewine Festival and then head to Tattingstone Inn for the perfect date. Indulge in a beautiful four-course meal prepared by chef Steph Levac at Tattingstone Inn. With each delicious course enjoy a wine pairing of Planters Ridge wines.

More Info: Tattingstone Dinner

February 25: Craft Beer Cottage Party

Photo of: Boxing Rock

If you’re sick of this cold, snowy weather then the Craft Beer Cottage Party is where you need to be! Get a taste of summer while sipping local craft beers, play a game of washer toss or relax while listening to the live band. Keep an eye out for Taste members: Bulwark Cider, Garrison Brewing Co., Boxing Rock Brewing Company & Meander River Farm.

More Info: Craft Beer Cottage Party

Save the date!

February 26 – Icewine Kitchen Party from 8 p.m. to midnight!  Tickets are $25.00, and includes two drinks. The Mark Riley Project will be playing, and it will be at the Church of “Devour” in Wolfville.

February 25 & 26 and March 4 & 5Nova Scotia Icewine Festival – highlighting Nova Scotia wine, Icewine and cuisine. An event for any wine lover, the Icewine Festival is a great way to sample the diverse styles of Icewine produced in the region, and is a great chance to try other wines as well!

February 25 & March 4 – Nova Scotia Icewine Festival & Ghostwalk – Savor a day full of wine tasting and food pairing at Domaine de Grand Pre. Shortly after, enjoy a Valley Ghostwalk at 4:00 p.m.

March 23Devour! The Sea – Enjoy the world’s largest food film festival. Featuring six of Nova Scotia’s most well-known chefs such as: Mark Gray (Battery Park Beer Bar), Craig Flinn (Chives Canadian Bistro & 2 Doors Down), Renée Lavallée (The Canteen) & Chris Velden (The Flying Apron Cookery). This is an event you don’t want to miss!

April 21 – 13Saltscapes East Coast Expo – Don’t miss out on this largest consumer lifestyle show in Atlantic Canada!

May 5 – 7 – The Chef Massimo Capra Culinary Weekend – If you’re a food lover then this is one weekend to set aside! this is an incredible opportunity to learn from world-renowned chef and Chopped Canada judge Massimo Capra in an extravagant culinary weekend experience at Fox Harb’r Resort.

July – SeptemberDining on the Ocean Floor with the Flying Apron Inn & Cookery – Reservations are now open!

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