Food - Drink
Ottawa, ON – March 12, 2013 – Newfoundland’s Chef Todd Perrin hasn’t slowed since his season one appearance in Top Chef Canada. There is a lot of anticipation in the opening of Mallard Cottage which is going through extensive restoration and updates to make it more functional. We had a moment with Todd recently to discuss Mallard Cottage, Newfoundland tourism and moose. Watch it here!
Charlottetown, PEI – May 7, 2013 - As the third annual PEI Burger Love ended on April 30th, it is clear that Prince Edward Island has firmly established itself as the Burger Capital of Canada.
PEI Burger Love is a month-long celebration of 100% Island Beef. Owned and marketed by Fresh Media, the culinary campaign is presented in partnership with PEI Cattle Producers, PEI Department of Agriculture and Forestry, and PEI Flavours.
Ottawa, ON - December 20, 2012 - Canadian food, drink, and tourism will be showcased to the world as millions of viewers tune in to a popular Indian cooking and travel show this month. New Delhi Television (NDTV) Good Times will air ten weekly English-language episodes, hosted by Indian celebrity chef Vicky Ratnani and filmed in Canada, about our high-quality food and drinks, using some of the country's most scenic locations as a backdrop.
Halifax, N.S. – November 29. 2012 - The Taste of Nova Scotia Prestige Awards is a celebration of excellence to honour producers and restaurants that provide exceptional culinary products and experiences. Winners, from over 800 consumer nominations, were announced during the annual Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia’s (TIANS) Tourism Summit on November 27, 2012. The complete list of winners in our story.
Gaspereau, N.S. – November 1, 2012 - For the first time ever, a Nova Scotia winery has been named one of Canada’s Top 25 Wineries. Gaspereau Vineyards, located in the Gaspereau Valley, south of Wolfville, has recently learned about their placing.
Toronto October 14, 2012 – Two New Brunswick residents are the only competitors from Atlantic Canada in season two of Recipe to Riches. The hit television series on Food Network Canada was dominated by recipes from the East Coast with the eventual winner, Glo MacNeil of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, a popular winner in the end. Catch a preview of this year's season in our story.
Guysborough, N.S.– September 2, 2012 - The 2012 Canadian Wine Annual is out and Nova Scotia’s DesBarres Manor Inn is on the list of the best places to eat, drink and stay in Atlantic Canada. Read the complete details in our story through the headline link.
Longueuil, QC, August 28, 2012 – Prince Edward Island’s Island Abbey Foods says they are excited to learn the honey drops they make are going to the International Space station as a treat for the crew. Read our story on how this came about. Just click the headline link.