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This Winter Check Out Open Kitchen!

Open Kitchen Food Tours Halifax

Join our resident Chef Claire Gallant for an inside look at some of our favourite North End Halifax restaurants. Learn from the pros with demos, discussions and of course tastings! This tour takes in four of our favourite food stops and two Historic North End Neighbourhoods.There’s something for everyone with an amazing pizza demo,a mini picnic with a discussion of olive oil,gourmet vinegar,and exotic seasonings, vegan cooking, and stunning fine dining. This is the perfect way to get inspired Saturday afternoons this winter!

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Email: rachael@localtastingtours.com

Live here? Local Tasting Tours is a great way to show off our delicious city to visiting friends and family!
Visiting on a cruise? Get the full Halifax experience with Local Tasting Tours – learn the history, see the sights and taste local food!

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A Gift for your Favourite Foodie!
Want to give the gift of Local Food?  Why not treat your favourite Foodie to a taste of Halifax this Christmas?
Give a GIFT CERTIFICATE for TWO OPEN KITCHEN FOOD TOURS
plus  a box a gift wrapped hand-crafted chocolates from SUGAH!

Free Delivery in the HRM before Dec 20

Local Tasting Tours Holiday Gift Card

GIFT CERTIFICATE FOR TWO FOOD TOURS and CHOCOLATES

 $90 tax incl

Regular value of $124

Christmas Gift Certificates may be used for the Open Kitchen Food Tour

offered year round on Saturdays 1:30 pm at the Hydrostone Market.

Sugah!

CALL TO ORDER TODAY

902 818 9055

or pick them up at SUGAH! on the Halifax Waterfront

 

SAUSAGE AND BEERS

Come taste the best of Halifax with us as we visit the Stubborn Goat and talk local craft beer with chef Tyler Smith and also guest Andrew Cooper from Propeller Brewing Company.  We sample wicked Risotto Croquettes, Bacon Mac N Cheese (mac and cheese sandwich, anyone?), talk Sausage Fest HFX and the upcoming Sausage Crawl, innovative menus and more!  It’s delicious – don’t miss it!

Stubborn Goat sausage

SausageFest HFX

Stubborn Goat patio

SAUSAGE CRAWL – the #SausageFestHfx Food Tour

Sausage Crawl Food Tour

Don’t miss the official Sausage Fest 2015 Food Tour!

Join us for the #SausageFestHfx Sausage Crawl 
…including inspired sausage-themed tastings by our best local chefs, as well as tastings of the Official Beers of Sausage Fest!  Tour includes delicious sausage and beer tastings at Durty Nelly’s, Pete’s Fine Foods, The Stubborn Goat and The Five Fishermen Grill.

SausageCrawl

$50 + tax pp,  all tastings included
2pm  – 4pm  every day

SUNDAY SEPT 20  thru  FRIDAY SEPT 25

Sausage Crawl

Please be aware that larger tour groups will be divided in two,

with the second group operating 30 minutes behind the first with their own tour guide.

The Artful Eclair

Join us at the Old Apothecary, the newest bakery on Barrington Street in historic downtown Halifax for a taste of heaven. Special guest and artist Gordon MacDonald joins bakery owner Laura MacLeod for a great chat about downtown shopping, Ciboulette sandwiches, Argyle Fine Art, hungry grandfathers, snowstorms, career decisions, Nova Scotia landscapes and much, much more. Don’t miss the eclairs! 

 

The Old Apothecary                                    Argyle Fine Art

 

The Old Apothecary

Gordon MacDonald

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Thanks for the wonderful blog post, Rachael!  So delighted to have you on the tour!

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evening food tour

WIN TICKETS to the HFX NORTH Craft Beer & Food Tour

Local craft beer tasting at Lion and Bright cafe

Your chance to win two gift certificates to the

HFX NORTH Craft Beer & Food Tour!

*operating every Friday and Saturday at 1:30 pm from May to October*

With a fun walk through the popular  Halifax North End to sample foods and craft beers aplenty,

this tour has been a hit with locals and visitors alike.

To enter, simply follow us on INSTAGRAM @localtastetrs

or RT our contest tweets on TWITTER 

and your name goes in the draw!

Contest ends May 1.

Come taste the best of the North End with us!

OPEN CITY MAY 9 Half Price Tours All Day!

open city halifax may 9

 

Take a bite out of Halifax for Open City 4.0

HALF PRICE TASTING TOURS All Day!

Open City is a chance to get out, enjoy the spring weather, and explore Halifax in a new way, experiencing local shops, eateries, music and events all over Halifax and Dartmouth.  Keep your eyes out for details on Back Door Take Out, music events, demos, deals and more on …

Saturday May 9 2015

Locally owned Halifax businesses which make the city so special

Use the Promo Code

opencity

when you book your Local Tasting Tours ticket online 

and recieve 50% off the purchase price!

Offer available for online ticket purchase only.

 

HFX NORTH CRAFT BEER AND FOOD TOUR  reg $50+tax

craft beer from North Brewing Halifax Nova Scotia

Check out the quickly changing North End of Halifax, a popular area which has blossomed into one of the city’s most thriving culinary destinations. Come sample the best of East Coast craft beer at popular local breweries such as Propeller Brewing  and North Brewing Co., and taste an amazing range of local specialties at hot new spots.  Many of these unique eateries are showcasing the best of locally-grown Nova Scotian produce and newly renovated, forward-thinking spaces.  Savour delectable grilled cheese, tasty cupcakes, authentic deli fare and gourmet ice cream at local favourites like Lion&Bright, Dee Dee’s, Hali Deli, FRED and more. Get the inside scoop on the city’s finest new chefs, the growing local food scene, and the history of this unique and ever changing neighbourhood.  Tour 1.5 km in length, includes 6+ food tastings & 3+ beer tastings, enough for a light lunch.

Departs from Ratinaud French Cuisine on Gottingen Street

OPEN KITCHEN FOOD TOUR  reg $50+tax

Open Kitchen Food Tours Halifax

Go behind the scenes with local chef Claire Gallant as you explore the best of Halifax’s North End culinary district on this Open Kitchen tour.  A popular tour with locals, moms and dads (kids welcome), and visitors alike, this 1 km culinary walking tour gives a chef’s perspective on sourcing food locally and creating innovative dishes at home.  Meet several top notch chefs at the city’s hottest North End eateries, step into professional kitchens and take an up-close look at food prep and operations.   Learn tips and surprising food facts, watch kitchen demonstrations, view recipes, and best of all, taste mouth-watering creations such as artisan pizza, house-made sausages and cheesecake.  This tour highlights the Hydrostone Market, Agricola Street and the city’s North End.  Tour 1 km in length, includes 4+ tastings & wine tasting, enough for a light lunch.

Departs from Highland Drive Storehouse on Kaye Street

NIGHT OUT ON QUINPOOL FOOD TOUR   reg $65+tax

night out on quinpool food tour open city may 9

Check out the Halifax Quinpool Road district like a foodie  -with substantial tastings at five restaurants, including Greek, Lebanese, Thai, and Korean cuisine, with cheesecake for dessert.  Learn fun food facts, the story behind the menus, and explore this unique strip which boasts an incredible concentration of local restaurants and family owned businesses. Discover the history of this off-the-beaten-path West End neighbourhood while you stroll the bustling, brightly lit street.  This food tour is ideal for couples, bachelorette groups, conference groups or a girls’ night out, and includes enough tastings  for a full dinner. Tour less than 1 km in length, includes 5+ substantial tastings & 2+wine tastings, enough for an evening meal.

Departs from the Oxford Theatre on Quinpool Road