Event: 2023 Tidal Bay Launch
Photo credit: Wines of Nova Scotia
June is Tidal Bay month in Nova Scotia! Described as the very essence of Nova Scotia in a glass, Tidal Bay wine is cool, crisp, lively and aromatic; the perfect pairing for our local seafood or for socializing with friends.
Each June, Wines of Nova Scotia celebrates the launch of the new vintage of Tidal Bay with a series of fun and informative events. This year’s launch kicks off on June 9 with the 12 Tides event in Halifax and will run through till June 18 with Tidal Bay Tasting and Education seminars, as well as themed menus and events hosted at wineries and restaurants throughout Nova Scotia
Read on for some of the ways you can help celebrate Nova Scotia’s signature wine!
12 Tides Event
Join Wines of Nova Scotia in welcoming back 12 Tides! With 14 Tidal Bays to sample this year from wineries all over the province, indulge in tasting all 14 Tidal Bay wines accompanied by light food pairings and music. Plus, a tasting glass you are able to take home!
Date: June 9, 2023
Time: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Where: Cable Wharf Kitchen & Patio – 1751 Lower Water St., Halifax
Tickets: $75/person – Purchase Here
Participating Taste of Nova Scotia member wineries:
- Avondale Sky Winery
- Benjamin Bridge
- Blomidon Estate Winery
- Domaine de Grand Pre
- Gaspereau Vineyards
- Jost Vineyards
- L’Acadie Vineyards
- Lightfoot & Wolfville Vineyards
- Luckett Vineyards
- Mercator Vineyards
- Planters Ridge Winery
- Lost Bell Estate Winery
Tidal Bay Tasting & Education Sessions
Join sommelier Amy Savoury as she takes guests through a 1.5 hour tasting session with 7 different Tidal Bays on the Wolfville waterfront. Guests will have the opportunity to compare and contrast various Tidal Bays, while learning about what makes Nova Scotia’s Signature Wine unique. Wines will be paired with light bites provided by Founders House Dining & Drinks.
- Friday, June 16, 2023: 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, June 17, 2023: 3 p.m. — 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
- Sunday, June 18, 2023: 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Where: Wolfville Waterfront Park
Tickets: $50/person – Purchase here.
Other Tidal Bay events
Participating wineries will have Tidal Bay themed menus and events throughout the week, please check their individual websites for details!
Join Jost Vineyards and celebrate the launch of their new Tidal Bay at their Tidal Bay Bash with SheNova! Enjoy Tidal Bay wine tastings, locally-inspired food and live music on their open-air patio!
When: Saturday June 10
Where: Jost Vineyards, 48 Vintage Lane, Malagash, NS
For more information: https://jostwine.ca/tidal-bay-bash-with-shenova.html
For more information on Tidal Bay and the wineries that produce it, check out Wines of Nova Scotia!