What’s Cooking June 20 to 27, 2017
Strawberries, sunshine and summer! It’s officially summer when the first batches of local strawberries hit farmers’ market stands. Whether you’re savouring strawberries, celebrating local wines or enjoying a lobster roll overlooking the ocean on the Lobster Trail, this summer is going to be a jam-packed with delicious activities.
June to October: Seafood Trails
Experience the province’s seafood like never before, with trail stops at restaurants and retail shops. It doesn’t get any fresher than this! Whether it’s a stop on the Chowder Trail, Lobster Trail, Oyster Trail, or Fish & Chips Trail, it’s time to let adventure out of its shell and truly get a taste of Nova Scotia.
More Info: Nova Scotia Seafood Trails
July 28: Georges Island Lobster Dinner
Discover the Wonder of Georges Island. As the 2017 RDV Tall Ships Regatta sails by, you’ll be cracking open lobster, savoring local wine and experiencing a view few others have witnessed. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable summer celebration. More Info: Taste of Nova Scotia
Get fresh and local ingredients delivered right to your door. WFM2Go is your online version of the Wolfville Farmers’ Market with weekly deliveries. They’ve made it super easy to get fresh local fruit, vegetables, meat, fish, wine and more – what are you waiting for?
June 23: Planters Ridge Anniversary
On June 24
Bees & Vines: Head to Planter’s Ridge to enjoy a day full of bee education, sweet honey and delicious local wine. Festival Vendors: Stirling Farm Market, Meadowbrook Meat Market and Barrelling Tide Distillery.
June 23 to October 28: Sunset Sail
Step aboard the luxury sailing yacht J Farwell and sip into the sunset with wine from Devonian Coast Wineries LTD. paired perfectly with cheese. While aboard, prepare to be in awe of Nova Scotia’s stunning coastline. More info: Sunset Wine Sail
June: New Summer Menu at Morris East
Morris East has new pizzas – just in time for summer. Summer flavours range from a portobello and pecorino with fresh cream sauce to Hawaiian pizza with crispy pancetta and honey grilled pineapple.
Save the Date!!
June: Stay tuned for the opening of The Canteen‘s little C. This small take-out shop will be located next to the main Canteen location for your quick grab and go lunch.
July 5 to Aug 30:This two hour cruise is the ultimate Nova Scotian experience. Enjoy sailing, singing along to local music, and sampling Luckett Vineyard wines paired with delicious local seafood dishes.
August 11 & 12: The Halifax Seaport Beerfest is back and with 110 producers discussing over 300 unique products, you won’t want to miss out. Taste members you’ll want to sample include: Boxing Rock Brewing Co, Bulwark Cider and Garrison Brewing Co.