What’s Cooking: March 8 – March 15

As we get closer to the middle of March, we get closer to even more amazing events and offers from our members. Read more to find out What’s Cooking in Nova Scotia this week!

Sober Island Brewing Company

Get ready for a night of comedy and fun at Sober Island Brewing Company in Sheet Harbour. Headlining the night is Scott Belford with his genius comedic ability. That’s not all! Comedian Josh Poulain will be performing, along with Jon Pickett whose most notable performance was winning the East Coast Roast Battle. Grab your friends and stop by for pints and laughs. Tickets are going to sell fast, so order yours online today!

Chapel Cove Chocolate

Make your Easter special with Chapel Cove Chocolate! Chapel Cove is offering personalized Chocolate Easter Eggs that you can put your name on. These sweet, personalized treats are well loved and make the perfect gift for friends, family, and any of your loved ones. The deadline is March 15, so visit chapelcovechocolate.ca to order online today!

Lunenburg Rum Cakes

Lunenburg Rum Cakes want YOU to be ready for Easter! Check out all the amazing products they have to offer, including their chocolate roosters and the Spring Lollipops featuring locally produced Nova Scotia products. Let the flavour of the Hollow Surprise Easter Egg melt in your mouth and enjoy a chocolate surprise on the inside. These products are only around while quantities last; the cut-off for local orders is March 25, while non-local orders have a deadline of March 20. Order online today!

Coldstream Clear Distillery

Catch a wave of flavour at Coldstream Clear Distillery with a tropical Coco Loco Flight at any of their taprooms. This flight features drinks that will transport you to the warmest tropical beaches, like Mango Mania, Blue Lagoon, Rum Punch, and Ocean Breeze. Each drink is delicious and unique, so take a trip down to Coldstream to escape winter (if only for a little bit).

Annapolis Fine Cheese

Introducing Blomidon Brie! From Annapolis Fine Cheese, this is a double cream soft-ripened cheese with a soft, creamy interior. Not overly assertive, this creamy bloomy rind cheese has a buttery flavour, floral notes and is ideal on its own or baked with sweet jams or jellies. Blomidon Brie is available throughout Nova Scotia, so check out Annapolis Fine Cheese’s website to order or find out where to pick some up.


Looking for a healthier alternative to a regular protein shake? Earthli’s got you covered! Try out the Chocolate Plant Protein Shake. This vegan plant-based power shake mix features 20 grams of protein per serving, and a whole lot of rich flavour enhanced by Earthli’s touch. Order online to get yours now.

Featured Recipe: Maple Scallops

Maple Scallops

Two of Nova Scotia’s most treasured ingredients, maple and scallops, come together with fresh local produce in this delicious recipe provided from The Old Fish Factory Restaurant and Bar for Maple Month. These Maple Scallops are the perfect dish to bring to your next gathering.

Local Source Guide

Local Seafood: The teams at Afishionado Fishmongers, Evan’s Seafood & Restaurant, Clearwater Seafoods Ltd., Comeau’s Sea Foods Ltd., Dory Mates’ Seafood Shop, Fishermen’s Market and Masstown Market have all your local seafood needs.
Local Maple Syrup: Stop by Acadian Maple Products or Sugar Moon Farm for some great local maple syrup.
Local Produce: Pick up all of your local produce at Noggins Corner Farm Market, Scotian Gold, Stirling Fruit FarmsMasstown Market, Uprooted Market & Cafe, or one of the many other Farmers’ Markets of Nova Scotia.

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