What’s Cooking in Nova Scotia May 31-June 7, 2016

White Point A Brush with Good Cheer
Tour historic Halifax while enjoying local treats at Doors Open, creamed lobster is calling your name on the Eastern Shore and art paired with Good Cheer Trail libations is always a creative process! Here’s what’s cooking in Nova Scotia this week:


Food Noise Festival- June 4-5

Vendors, exhibits and food- oh my! With a mission to educate on the importance of local food, the Food Noise Festival held at King’s Wharf in Dartmouth is sure to be a hit. A portion of proceeds from the event will be going to the Dartmouth North Community Food Centre. Taste Members: Valley FlaxFlour Tickets: $6.00 at Food Noise Festival.

901518_491656137567666_98073083_oDoors Open Halifax- June 4-5

A bit of history and a great way to spend the day – you’ll get hungry touring Halifax during Doors Open Halifax 2016. When your belly grumbles, try some of these places to fulfill your hunger: Doors Open- Bellies Full. More InformationDoors Open Halifax 2016.

Nova Scotia Lobster Grill


Eastern Shore Cold Waters Seafood Festival

Take an drive to the Eastern Shore this weekend and enjoy the seafood, good music and history offered at the Cold Waters Seafood Festival. This event is sure to provide great tastes and memories. Highlight: Visit Rose & Rooster Bakery to try their creamed lobster stuffed puffed pastry. Tickets and Information: Cold Waters Seafood Festival.

Brush With Good Cheer

Brush with Good Cheer- June 4th

With a paint brush in one hand, and a glass of Petite Riviere wine in the other, unleash your inner Picasso under the guidance of talented Nova Scotian artist Dennis Curran as you create ‘Rock and Rolling Wave’! Cost: $49 (can be paired with overnight package) More Information: White Point Beach Resort 

Save the Date!

June 8th- World Oceans Day Demo Class
Chef Chris Velden of Flying Apron Inn & Cookery Ltd. will be holding a cooking class highlighting sustainable seafood as part of World Oceans Day. Meanu: Chowder, Seafood Mousse and Seafood Cakes. Tickets: $45 Reserve Your Spot: Call 902-633-2300, info@flyingaproncookery.ca more Information:World Oceans Day Demo Class

June 11th- Garrison Backlot Bash
Featuring live music, Garrison craft beer and local cider, the Garrison Brewing Company Backlot Bash is  seasonal favourite. Food trucks will be on site to fill your hungry belly and special beer releases will add to the fun.

June 16th- Food Truck Party 
Halifax has food trucks a plenty, and only at this event will you find them all in one place! Taste Members: Garrison Brewing Company, Bulwark Cider Tickets: $2 at the gate More Information: Halifax Food Truck Party

June 18th-Cooking with Beer
This two hour class offered by Kitchen Door Catering Co. makes a great gift for Dad! Cooking with beer features beer, good food and a lot of fun. For more information Kitchen Door Catering Co. Tickets:  (902) 832-5213

July Events:
Yoga and wine make the perfect combination at Sainte-Famille Wines. Join them starting July 10th for Vino and Vinyasa on the estate. A one-hour yoga class will be followed by a tour of the winery and tasting session.

August Events:
The brews will be flowing August 5th and 6th at the Halifax Seaport BeerFest. Celebrating ten years of beer this year is one not to miss. For more information and tickets: Seaport BeerFest.

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