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Good Cheer Trail – Nova Scotia’s wine, craft brewery and distillery tour 2015

Nova-Scotia good-cheer-trail

Good Cheer Trail 2015 Explore Nova Scotia a new way this season. 38 Nova Scotia wineries, craft breweries, brew pubs and distilleries are participating in this Canada first, Good Cheer Trail. The destinations range from our Southwest region’s Rudder’s Seafood restaurant & Brew Pub, to Tatamagouche Brewing Company and Lunenburg’s Ironworks Distillery all weaving through Nova Scotia’s heritage sites, beaches, cities and rolling farmlands. To ...

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4 Nova Scotia Winemakers Recommend 4 Great Local Wines

Gaspereau Vineyards

Four Nova Scotia winemakers share their favourite wine picks of the season. The featured winemakers include Bruce Ewert (L’Acadie Vineyards), Mike Mainguy (Luckett Vineyards), Gina Haverstock (Gaspereau Vineyards) and Jürg Stutz (Domaine de Grand Pré). Here are their picks: L’Acadie Vineyards – http://www.lacadievineyards.ca 2010 Vintage Cuvée Rosé Luckett Vineyards – http://www.luckettvineyards.com 2012 Phone Box White Gaspereau Vineyards – http://www.gaspereauwine.com 2012 ...

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Chicken Fricot Recipe – Hearty & Beloved Acadian Comfort Food


Chicken Fricot – (Fricot au poulet) a hearty chicken and vegetable soup – Fricot is a traditional Acadian stew and this chicken version is a popular one in Acadia. Years ago, it was mostly made with chicken. Fricot is a beloved Acadian comfort food. When visitors came by or festivities such as fun family gatherings, quilting bees or evening gatherings brought ...

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Eel Lake Oyster Farm Tours


Along the beautiful southwest shore is a little lake nestled along hwy 3 and home to a unique and delicious bivalve, the Eel lake Oyster. A small family run business that prides itself on the quality of it’s product, it has also opened it’s doors to visitors who are welcomed in to a very enjoyable seafood experience. Visitors can come in ...

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Nova Scotia Eateries in this Year’s Top 100


via inTouch Blog – by Nova Scotia Tourism Agency Four Nova Scotia eateries – Fleur de Sel, EDNA, Chives and da Maurizio – recently made Toronto food writer Jacob Richler’s list of Canada’s top 100 restaurants for 2015. Selected by a panel of chefs, critics and restaurateurs extremely familiar with the food business in Canada, the establishments were ranked 22th, 75th, ...

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Ye Olde Argyler Lodge & Restaurant

Ye Olde Argyler Lodge.

Ye Olde Argyler Lodge’s oceanfront venue features luxury guest rooms, a fully licensed gourmet restaurant with gorgeous views of the islands and stunning sunset. (All images from the Ye Olde Argyler Lodge & Restaurant) When driving up one sees the stunning view of the unique property that overlooks Lobster Bay, islands and hosts stunning sunsets. It is equipped with banquet & ...

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