Written By Guest Writer Events / Press Release / Workshop Jan 31, 2019 Truffles! Supporting UBC Experimental Farm SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter PinterestPress Release —TRUFFLES: CULTIVATION, WILD HARVEST & DOGS TABC Truffle Festival 2019 by Truffle Association of BCDATE Saturday, February 9, 2019LOCATION UBC Farm – 3461 Ross Drive, Vancouver BCAGENDA 1:30 – 3:00 Presentations & TastingFrom a slate of knowledgeable speakers learn about the wonderful culinary truffles that are native to BC, the Mediterranean truffles that are being cultivated here, the basics of truffle cultivation, how to find truffles with your trained truffle dog, and some tips on using truffles in the kitchenSee, smell and taste some of the truffles available in BC3:00 – 4:00 In the Truffle OrchardTruffle dog teams will demonstrate how they forage for trufflesDiscussion of truffle cultivationAll proceeds go to support the demonstration truffle orchard at UBC Farm. For additional information and to purchase tickets please visit: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ubc-experimental-farm-2019-tabc-truffle-festival-tickets-53481143540TRUFFLES: FORAY IN THE FIELD TABC Truffle Festival 2019 by Truffle Association of BCDATE Sunday, February 10, 2019LOCATION Secret Location in Langley BCAGENDA 1:00 – 4:00 Participate in a hunt for trufflesVisit the only truffle orchard producing Bianchetto truffles (Tuber borchii) in British Columbia, in fact, in all of Canada. This truffle is native to the Mediterranean region but now cultivated in a very few orchards in North America. Participate in a real harvest with truffle dogs. Learn about cultivating Mediterranean truffles in BC by chatting with truffle experts. Join the handler-truffle dog foraging on this truffle foraging expedition in South Langley and sample some truffle hors-d’oeuvresAll proceeds go to support the demonstration truffle orchard at UBC Farm. For additional information and to purchase tickets please visit: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/truffle-foray-2019-tickets-53481616956eventstruffle dogstrufflesUBC 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 Events / Food News / Places April 28, 2021 CITY EATS May|June 2021 At press time, restaurants, pubs, bars and food courts remain closed for indoor dining. One silver lining is that the weather is warming up and more ... Read More Awards / Drink People / Events / Wine Events / Wine News October 15, 2020 SOMM SMACKDOWN—Rumble at Aura Waterfront Restaurant Strange, interesting, and wonderful things can happen in odd times, and there is no stranger time than now, but something needed to be done to pay ... Read More Beer / Beer & Cider / Drink / Events March 2, 2020 Victoria Beer Week March 6 – 14 Victoria Beer Week returns March 6-14 with 19 different events held in venues around Victoria. This 7th annual festival of craft beer offers ... Read More Events / Food & Wine Pairing / Food Events / Places / Victoria February 25, 2020 Pacific Northwest Wine Dinner: Canoe Brewpub & Unsworth Vineyards Multi-award winning Unsworth Vineyards and Canoe’s Chef Kyle Dampsy joined forces on Wednesday, February 19, in Canoe’s upstairs Dining ... Read More Beer / Events / Food Events / Places / Spirits / Victoria February 25, 2020 11th Annual Island Beer and Spirits Festival The Strathcona Hotel has long brought together BC brewers and distillers in its multiple taprooms but rarely is the brewing craft celebrated so much ... Read More Beer & Cider / Events / Food Events / Places / Victoria November 17, 2019 Canoe Brewpub’s Eighth Annual Winterbrau Festival 2019 Beer brewers from across the island and the lower mainland gathered in the lofty wooden halls of Canoe Brewpub over November 9 and 10 for the eighth ... Read More Comments are closed.