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CMN Video: Savour Food & Wine Festival

05 Mar 2009, Posted by Jennifer Iannolo in chefs & restaurants, food, travel, videos

http://traffic.libsyn.com/culinaryroundtable/SavourFoodWineShow.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed Jennifer and Chef Mark taste the many dishes and drinks on offer at the Savour Food & Wine Festival in Halifax, Nova Scotia. A production of The Culinary Media Network. www.culinarymedianetwork.com

Savour Food & Wine Festival

02 Mar 2009, Posted by Jennifer Iannolo in chefs & restaurants, food, travel

We were fortunate to have sunny weather for our trip to Nova Scotia last week, where we attended the Savour Food & Wine festival featuring some of Nova Scotia’s best chefs, winemakers and brewers. This is the event’s 7th year, and takes place throughout the month of February with tasting dinners, wine tastings and cooking classes throughout the region. (Now, dear readers, if you’ve been following closely — and we know you have — you saw that our first tasting dinner was at The Five Fisherman.) Presented by the Restaurant Association of Nova Scotia, Savour has built up a great…

Dinner at the Five Fishermen

26 Feb 2009, Posted by Jennifer Iannolo in chefs & restaurants, food, travel

We kicked off our tour of the Savour Food & Wine Festival in Halifax, Nova Scotia last night with a tasting dinner at The Five Fisherman, situated in one of the city’s oldest buildings. Chef Dafydd Williams-Jones and restaurant manager Gary MacDonald treated us to a tasting of Nova Scotia specialties, which were wonderfully enhanced by the presence of sommelier Avery Gavel and Gary Ramey of Blomidon Estate Winery, who guided us through each course with a selection from his and other local vineyards. Here is a little sampling of what we tasted last night. We wish you could have…

CMN Video: Vines and Grinds

17 Oct 2008, Posted by Jennifer Iannolo in beverages, food, travel, videos

http://traffic.libsyn.com/remarkablepalate/vinesandgrinds.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe have some fun playing around among the vines at Gaspereau Vineyards, then enjoy lunch at Le Caveau Restaurant at Domaine de Grand Pre Vineyards. That’s SOME pepper! We have some fun playing around among the vines at Gaspereau Vineyards, then enjoy lunch at Le Caveau Restaurant at Domaine de Grand Pre Vineyards. That’s SOME pepper! A production of The Culinary Media Network. www.culinarymedianetwork.com

CMN Video: Tantric Chocolates!

16 Oct 2008, Posted by Jennifer Iannolo in food, travel, videos

http://traffic.libsyn.com/foodphilosophy/tantricchocolate.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedJennifer discovers Tantric Chocolates at Sugah! in Halifax, Nova Scotia. What’s better than Sex and Chocolate? A production of The Culinary Media Network. www.culinarymedianetwork.com