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Strawberry Buzz Festival – a seasonal celebration of local flavour
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Strawberry Buzz Festival – a seasonal celebration of local flavour

Summer is on it’s way and so is the divine goodness of local strawberries!  For us here at Flavour Trails this means only one thing: the Saanich Peninsula Strawberry Buzz Festival, June 24 & 25!! Following in the footsteps of our previus Strawberries and Wine Festivals, the Strawberry Buzz Festival is […]

It’s Seedy Saturday time all across the region!
Community Markets / Culinary Experiences / Farms / Flavour Trails / Food and Fun / Market News

It’s Seedy Saturday time all across the region!

To eat well, plant well!  Now is the time of the year to dream and plan your garden.  And now is the time of year to get some local seeds at one of a number of Seedy Saturdays in the region.  What is Seedy Saturday?  Seedy Saturdays are buy/trade events […]

Salt Spring Apple Festival – Sunday Oct 2, 2016
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Salt Spring Apple Festival – Sunday Oct 2, 2016

Salt Spring Island Apple Festival – Sunday Oct 2, 2016 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Over 450 varieties of organic apples are grown on Salt Spring and Sunday, Oct 2, is your chance to taste and buy!!!  To participate in the festival, purchase your ticket at Fulford Hall (about 1 […]

Bike map for North Saanich Food & Farm Festival!
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Bike map for North Saanich Food & Farm Festival!

Biking is a terrific way to see the North Saanich Food and Farm Festival!  North Saanich an excellent network of bike paths and trails that will hit most of the stops along the Flavour Trail.  Below is a CRD bike map of the region for you to plan your route! All […]

Kick-off BBQ and Music, Friday Aug 19 – – get your tickets now!
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Kick-off BBQ and Music, Friday Aug 19 – – get your tickets now!

The Flavour Trails North Saanich Food and Farm Festival kicks off Friday Aug 19th with the ever popular BBQ Dinner and Music event at Muse Winery!  Get your tickets QUICKLY online at www.musewinery.ca – – -Sales end Wednesday!! The evening will be a magic celebration of local music. food and wine, all taking […]

North Saanich Food and Farm Festival Brochure is here!
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North Saanich Food and Farm Festival Brochure is here!

The brochure and Map have arrived for North Saanich Food & Farm Festival!!  Download here and hit the Flavour Trail on August 19-21, 2016! #flavourtrails #yyj #explorevictoria #peoplepowercrd

Strawberries are here!!
Culinary Experiences / Farms / Food and Fun

Strawberries are here!!

Local strawberries have arrived!  Yes, a little earlier than most years, this year’s crop is bursting with incredible flavour and disappearing off the stands as fast as the farmers can picking them.  And how can they not?  The flavour is unbelievable!!!  To find local strawberries, check out the FarmFresh Guide’s strawberry page […]

Island FarmFresh Guide 2016 hot off the press!
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Island FarmFresh Guide 2016 hot off the press!

The FREE 2016 Island FarmFresh Guide is hot off the press and a must-have for savouring the region! Covering the Saanich Peninsula, Western Communities, Salt Spring Island and the Cowichan Valley, the guide provides information on farms, wineries/cideries/distilleries, markets and food producers/artisans.  With its easy-to-use farm index, product listing table, and availability chart, you will […]