What’s Cooking February 21 to 28, 2017?

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Icewine, oysters and beer – oh my! It may be cold outside, but we’re embracing the snow and celebrating the winter season. Prepare to eat and drink your way around Nova Scotia again this week – a week filled with winter fun and delicious treats!

February 20 to 26: Truro Burger Week

Bistro 22 will be participating in this year’s Truro Burger Week! Stop by anytime during #TruroBurgerWeek and try their French Onion Soup Burger with a side caesar salad. Indulge in a delicious burger while supporting a great cause!

February 24: Rare & Fine Wine

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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.

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February 25: Craft Beer Cottage Party

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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.

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February 25 & 26: Nova Scotia Icewine Festival

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Highlighting Nova Scotia wine, Icewine and cuisine. Hosted in the heart of Annapolis Valley this is an event for any wine lover. Keep an eye out for Taste members: Gaspereau Vineyards, Blomidon Estate Winery, Planters Ridge Winery, Luckett Vineyards, L’Acadie Vineyards, Sainte-Famille WinesDomaine de Grand PreAnnapolis Cider Company, Lightfoot & Wolfville Vineyards, Benjamin Bridge, and Avondale Sky Winery.

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February 26: Icewine Kitchen Party

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After the Icewine Festival it’s time to party! From 8 p.m. to midnight enjoy drinks and live music from The Mark Riley Project at the Church of “Devour” in Wolfville. Tickets are $25.00, and include two drinks. Get ready to dance the night away in the valley.

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Save the date!

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 5Maple Brunch Buffet at The Flying Apron Inn & Cookery – This special event celebrates the sweetest taste of the season, maple syrup! Reservations are recommended.

March 23Devour! The Sea – Enjoy the world’s largest food film festival. Featuring Nova Scotia chefss: 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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