Written By Guest Writer Events / Folks / Food News / Libations / Places / Places May 3, 2019 The Buzz Tofino May 2019 SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest16th Tofino Food & Wine Festival — 20 top chefs, 75 wineries and 21 breweries to indulge on June 7th – 9th. Friday kicks off The Cocktail Show at Schooner Restaurant, featuring creative cocktails paired with small bites. The signature event Grazing in the Gardens on Saturday afternoon, June 8, has local chefs pairing B.C. wines and microbreweries with canapes, all set in the lush rainforest of Tofino Botanical Gardens. You can move along to Schooner’s Sunset Patio Brew-Be-Que in the evening to take in more spectacular food and spirit pairings. www.tofinofoodandwinefestival.comWest Coast Nest is hosting a unique opportunity to learn hands-on from local experts about foraging varieties of seaweed and then enjoying a seaweed lunch by Picnic Charcuterie. Follow this up with a workshop on pickling kelp while sampling seaweed and lastly meet chef Paul Moran at 1909 Kitchen for a special seaweed dish. www.westcoastnest.orgHelp support your local fishermen while celebrating boat-to-table food culture at one or all Feast Tofino series of events starting April 26th through May 5th. Maybe an intimate dinner is your idea of a night out, or perhaps you and a group of friends prefer a restaurant take-over or a large scale community event, there’s something for everyone. www.feasttofino.comThe Pointe Restaurant and Driftwood Cafe are this years’ hosts of B.C. Seafood on Your Plate, part of the B.C. Shellfish Festival taking place June 2019 (dates TBD). View their swimmingly good dinner menu at www.wickinn.comAnd finally, put some beef on your plate every Tuesday night starting in June at the Driftwood Cafe off Chesterman’s Beach, where your favourite farmers’ bounty will be paired with house-made beachside burgers and Tofino Brewing Co. beer. www.wickinn.comDrinkeventsFoodTofino SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest Written By: Guest Writer We get many people writing guest articles for us, as well as past contributors. This is the Guest ... Read More You may also like Causes / Chefs / Events / Victoria August 30, 2019 Mary Ploegsma—The Tattoo Series I It was an unforgettable afternoon. Mary Ploegsma served us David’s Tea’s vanilla chai with sweet local strawberries and chocolate biscuits. The ... Read More Causes / Chefs / Events / Food Heroes / Sustainability August 30, 2019 An Evening with Chef Ned Bell and Ocean Wise On August 20, 2019, Ocean Wise and Eagle Wing Whale and Wildlife Watching Tours teamed up to present the first in a series of speaker events in ... Read More Beer & Cider / Beer Dinners / Events / Food Events / Wineries & Breweries August 30, 2019 A Categorically Great Meal Saanich Brewery Category 12’s ‘Brewmaster’s Dinner’ Marries Wildcraft With Craft-Beer It was somewhere at the beginning of the ... Read More Events / Press Release / Wine Events / Wine Festivals July 24, 2019 Cowichan Valley Wine Festival The Cowichan Valley Wine Festival August 23 – 25, 2019 Party at the Pavilion Start the weekend right with the tasting launch event on August ... Read More Beer / Beer & Cider / Events / Press Release July 24, 2019 Great Canadian Beer Festival The line-up is set and the tickets are on sale. The Great Canadian Beer Festival will return to Royal Athletic Park in Victoria, BC, on Friday, ... Read More Events / Press Release / Wine Events July 24, 2019 Blue Grouse Summer Events Lots to do this summer at Blue Grouse. Friday Night Flights Join us on Fridays until 7pm! Order a flight of 3 wines only, or a food-paired flight ... Read More Comments are closed.