Reflecting on the Past to Guide the Future: Savour Stratford’s Culinary Gala

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There's an old axiom that to know where you're going you need to know your past. That was the theme at one of the new events at this year's Savour Stratford Culinary Festival. The Culinary Cocktail Gala Reception not only acted as an opportunity for attendees to mingle amongst visiting celebrity chefs, but most importantly… 

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What Makes Canadian Whisky Unique: Savour Stratford’s Whisky vs. Bourbon Tasting

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One of the most interesting aspects of Savour Stratford continues to be the Tutored Tastings held on Saturday. They're a great chance to learn about a gastronomic topic you've always wanted to explore. In my case it was local whisky via the Whisky vs. Bourbon tasting, which made a return appearance after being one of… 

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Savour Stratford’s 2012 Sunday Tasting

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Savour Stratford is essentially built on the symbiosis of farmer and chef. Actually, the city's entire culinary scene rests on the special relationship between Perth County's farmers and the talented chefs of Stratford and the surrounding area. The Perth County soil and climate produce a wide array of fresh and delicious produce and many of… 

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Revel Caffè: Honouring the Bean

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It was a year ago this week that I first met Anne Campion, Revel Caffè’s owner. We both were dateless at a Stratford Women in Food dinner at the Old Prune and as fate would have it, we were seated together. What followed was an evening of amazing conversation, lots of laughter, swapped stories, a… 

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Slow Food Perth County Sunday Market

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Right from the get go. Slow Food Perth County's Sunday Market has been a hit. Foodies appreciate the good, clean, fair principles of Slow food as well as the exceptional and creative produce and products offered by vendors who have a passion for their offerings.