BC Bites & Beverages: Food from the Home Front – Cancelled
November 8, 2012
7pm – 9pm
We regret to inform you Food from the Home Front, Thursday, November 8, 2012 has been cancelled and will not be rescheduled. Please see below for the next BC Bites & Beverages events.
Upcoming BC Bites & Beverages Events
“Rich in Food”: Revitalizing Traditional Food on the Northwest Coast
January 17, 2013, First Peoples Gallery
Dolly (Watts) McRae and her daughter Annie Watts are award-winning coauthors of “Where People Feast, An Indigenous People’s Cookbook” – one of the few indigenous cookbooks that focus on Native American foods. Together, with renowned ethnobotanist and author Dr. Nancy Turner, they tell both a traditional and modern story of the native food movement here on the Northwest coast. Indigenous food samplings will complete the evening with pointers on how to prepare and preserve the natural harvest.
Victoria’s Sweet Secret: 100 Years of Confectionery History
March 21, 2013, Clifford Carl Hall
Join historian Sherri Robinson as we explore Victoria’s competitive nature when it came to candy and chocolate production in the Colony of yesteryear. From the simple production of candy in a frying pan to the sophisticated assembly line, there was something made to suit everyone’s taste buds!
Uncorked: The Teenage Years of the BC Wine Industry
May 23, 2013, Clifford Carl Hall
Wine making in BC was not always a sophisticated pursuit towards making the perfect wine. Drawing on our extensive British Columbia wine label collection, join Dr. Hammond for a sparkling toast to forgotten classics and pop a plastic cork to the popular wines of the 1960s and 1970s. Enjoy award-winning local wines paired with delicious BC cheeses at this informative evening.