What’s Cooking: November 12 – 20

Photo of: White Point Lodge

The holiday season is just beginning and there are so many exciting ways for you to celebrate! Check out What’s Cooking this week and save the date for events taking place over the next month.


November 19 – 22: Walk. Shop. Eat. Stay. in Annapolis Royal

ad for Walk Shop Eat promotion in Annapolis Royal
From November 19th – 22nd, join Founders House Dining and Drinks as they participate in the Walk. Shop. Eat. Stay. event organized by the Town of Annapolis Royal. Present your receipt from one of the participating partners in Annapolis Royal and receive 10 per cent off your meal. Visit the Founders House Facebook page for a complete list of participating businesses.


November 19: Tasting Dinner with The Five Fishermen

Five Fishermen Tasting Dinner

Back by popular demand, The Five Fishermen is happy to announce their chef and culinary team have put together another spectacular five-course tasting dinner based on the iconic Flavour Bible. The dinner will take place on November 19th at 7 p.m. and will sell out quickly so make sure you reserve your spot today!

November 21: Warm up to Winter Market at Cole Harbour Heritage Farm

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Warm up to winter with The Cole Harbour Heritage Farm on Saturday, November 21st from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. The outdoor event will host a variety of vendors selling local, handmade goods and products in the farm yard. The Warm up to Winter Open Air Market is free to attend, so bundle up and get festive!

Save the Date

November 28 – December 20: Halifax Evergreen Festival

Evergreen Festival Logo

This holiday season, a new outdoor festival is coming to Downtown Halifax and the waterfront. Bundle up and be part of the inaugural Evergreen Festival as the city comes alive with music, light, and joy. Discover makers, producers, and artists from across Nova Scotia as you wind your way through the Evergreen Market, Wednesdays through Sundays from November 28 – December 20, 2020.

November 28: Chocolate & Wine Pairing at Planters Ridge

chocolate paired with three wines on table at Planters Ridge

Treat yourself to an afternoon indulging in two of life’s greatest pleasures – chocolate and wine. Planters Ridge Winery will be tasting different wines matched with chocolate and chocolate-infused dishes – from classically sweet flavour combinations to unexpected savoury surprises. This event will take place in their cozy tasting room on Saturdays starting on November 28th at 4 PM and continue throughout the month of December on the 5th, 12th, and 19th. Tickets are $25.

For more information: Planters Ridge

November 29: The Luxury Dubble at The Church Brewing Company

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Back by popular demand – The Luxury Dubble hosted by The Church Brewing Company. Enjoy an evening of delicious beer and a four-course farm to table meal. To book your table of four to eight guests at $65/person, email brendan.nichol@churchbrewing.ca.

Featured Recipe: Lentil Calzones

Lentil Calzones

These Lentil Calzones are easy-to-eat pockets full of local goodness. The pastries are filled with sweet potato and caramelized onion, seasoned by an aromatic blend of spices. Perfect for entertaining guests, but just as great to enjoy on a cozy night in.

Grocery List

list of seasonal produce for the week of November 12

Get your hands on local radish, pears, cabbage, squash, and leeks while shopping at Noggins Corner Farm MarketMasstown MarketStirling Fruit Farms Ltd., any other of the Farmers’ Markets of Nova Scotia.

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