What’s Cooking: October 31- November 6?
October is coming to a close and with it comes the cozy comforts of November. This week, there are lots of incredible culinary experiences to partake in. Attend a cooking class at Kitchen Door Catering or see some of your favourite Nova Scotia distilleries at Christmas at the Forum, whatever it may be, enjoy ever last sip and every last bite of October this week.
November 2: ITALIAN, a la Oliver! Cooking Class
Sign up for a cooking class with Kitchen Door and learn how to cook like an Italian! Chef Andrew Farrell shows us how to create approachable and seasonal Italian food, inspired by the chef that convinced Andrew to start down his culinary path – Chef Jamie Oliver.
More Information/To Register: ITALIAN, a la Oliver!
November 3: Swinging Saturday at Halifax Distilling Co.
Grab a friend and head over to the Halifax Distilling Co on Saturday night and indulge your tastebuds with locally-inspired dishes while listening to some live music.
More Information: Swinging Saturday
November 3: The Biscuit Eater Cafe
Visit the cozy old house, The Biscuit Eater, for a special book signing & pop up with author Wanda Baxter and illustrator Kat Frick Miller. Join them for a homemade treats and a special high tea inspired by the book in one of the oldest buildings in Mahone Bay.
More Information: Book Signing at The Biscuit Eater Cafe
November 2-4: Christmas at the Forum!
It’s that time of year again! Christmas at the Forum returns as one of the most popular Christmas craft shows in Eastern Canada. There are lots of great opportunities to shop local and lots of your favourite Taste members will be there. Stop by and pick up your favourite local treats from Barrelling Tide Distillery, Glenora Distillery, Halifax Distilling Co. Ironworks Distillery, Still Fired Distilleries, Steinhart Distillery, Tangled Garden, Saint-Famille Wines, Petite Riviere Vineyards, Planter’s Ridge and The Cake Lady. Enjoy!
More Information: Christmas at the Forum
Jost Christmas Open House (November 10) – Start the holiday season at the Jost Vineyards Christmas Open House. Sample complimentary punch and nibbles and enjoy the holiday music of East Coast Carolling.
Christina Martin at Sugar Moon Farm (November 16) – Join ECMA and Music NS Award Winning Songstress Christina Martin at Sugar Moon Farm for an up-close-and-personal experience! Includes a Farm-to-Plate Buffet; detailed menu coming soon.
Prescott Group’s 17th Annual Christmas Tea & Sale (November 17) – Prescott Group’s annual Christmas Tea and Sale is back and it’s a great place to do your Christmas shopping! Stock up on goodies from Taste members Fireside Kitchen while you’re there!
Old Fashioned Christmas at Liscombe Lodge(November 23-December 2) – Head over to Liscombe Lodge for a Christmas feast in the Riverside Dining room. Relax in Wadd’s Lounge by the Christmas tree and glowing fires while listening to songs of the season.
Stretch Savour and Stroll at Avondale Sky Winery ( November 25) – Join The Yoga Hen Adventures at Avondale Sky Winery for an active, fun-filled morning, finishing off with a thoughtfully curated wine and cheese tasting.