Category Archives: Restaurants and Local Food

Wines on the Water – Halifax, NS

Murphys Wine on the Water Halifax
"There is nothing sexier than a man drinking rosé." - Sophia Luckett We're greeted on board the Tall Ship Silva with a glass of Rosetta, a crisp rosé made with Marachel Joffre and Traminette by Luckett Vineyards. We're on the inaugural "Wine Wednesday" cruise, a collaboration between Murphy's and Luckett Vineyards. In Pete's words, "We wanted…Read More

Port City Royal – Saint John, NB

The menu at Port City Royal changes nightly. Printed on a small square of thin white paper with a stamped logo, the only consistent things you'll find are the cocktails and commitment to sustainable food, east coast style.   The new Saint John restaurant cooks in small batches using ingredients often sourced in small batches in their…Read More

Manuka Restaurant – Moncton, NB

It doesn't look like much from outside. A little yellow house with a bright red door on the corner where Alma and Botsford streets meet, just a short distance from Moncton's core. Had we not been looking for it, we might have missed it completely. Manuka, the restaurant inside that little yellow house, only opened in late…Read More

The Chocolate Museum – St. Stephen, NB

The Chocolate Museum St Stephen New Brunswick
Like many Maritime kids, I grew up knowing (and loving) the Ganong name. Ganong Bros. has been making chocolate in New Brunswick for more than 100 years. They're known around the world for their Pal-o-mine bars and boxes of assorted chocolates. In Saint Stephen, New Brunswick, the place where it all started, The Chocolate Museum…Read More