By March 6, 2013
Two Chefs, Two Takes on Nova Scotia Food is a collaboration between chef Luis Clavel (Seasons by Atlantica) and chef Frank Widmer (Park Hyatt, Zurich). Taking place at Seasons in the Atlantica Hotel Halifax, this dinner is an adaptation of Swiss cuisine with Nova Scotia flavours – a culinary journey you won’t want to miss!
Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Seasons by Atlantica, 1980 Robie Street, Halifax
Tickets: $65/person (does not include local wine/beer pairings)
Reservations: Jeanette at (902) 490-3331 or online
Hosted by: Seasons by Atlantica
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 4, 2013
Gaspereau, N.S. - L’Acadie Vineyards gets official wine gig for Eastlink East Coast Music Week
Local winery, L’Acadie Vineyards, has been chosen as the official wine served at various venues around Halifax during the 25th anniversary of Eastlink East Coast Music Week March 6-10, 2013. Their award-winning traditional method sparkling Vintage Cuvee will add sparkle to the nationally televised Gala Awards on March 10 at the Cunard Centre. As well, their certified organic white Estate L’Acadie and ripasso-style red Passito, will be featured at host hotel Delta Halifax, Waterfront Warehouse and Casino Nova Scotia.
By February 15, 2013
Recipe Provided By: Chef Beth Muise, The Press Gang Restaurant
Looking for the perfect romantic recipe to celebrate Valentine’s weekend with your one and only? We suggest trying this delicious Icewine-inspired dessert.
This is the recipe that Chef Beth demonstrated on CTV Morning Live on February 15, 2013. Happy Valentine’s Day! (Click here for the video)
16 oz unsalted butter, cut into pieces and softened (plus 1 tbsp)
16 oz cake flour (plus 2 tbsp)
16 oz sugar
9 large eggs, room temperature
1 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 tsp kosher salt
By February 11, 2013
Blog By: Gillian MacDonald
Some might say Valentine’s Day is the epitome of cheesiness: stuffed bears holding heart-shaped pillows and bouquets of flowers and chocolates line the shelves of every store. No matter what people say, I think even the most cynical of folks end up celebrating the day of love in some way.
If you’re looking for sweet ways to make a certain someone feel extra special this Valentine’s Day, here are five Taste-ful, local suggestions for a romantic rendezvous: more…
By February 3, 2013
Postponed until Saturday, February 16, 2013
Join us at DesBarres Manor Inn on Valentine’s weekend for a romantic five-course dinner paired with wines from Luckett Vineyards, Benjamin Bridge, Blomidon Estate Winery, L’Acadie Vineyards and Jost Vineyards. Romantic Icewine getaway packages are also available for the weekend.
February 16, 2013: Fire & Ice Dinner Menu more…
By February 1, 2013
Postponed until Saturday, February 16th
DesBarres Manor Inn’s 1837 hearth fireplace sets the stage for the romance of fire & ice with our 2013 Nova Scotia Winter Wine Festival getaway package on Saturday, February 16. Our annual Valentine’s weekend Icewine festival getaway pairs DesBarres Manor Inn’s award-winning seasonal cuisine with Nova Scotia Icewine. Your weekend Winter Fire & Icewine bed and breakfast getaway package includes: more…