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It’s National Oyster Day!

August 5, 2016

August 5th is National Oyster Day (we were certain that was October 1st but no biggie) and we have a contest in store for you to rock your oyster-loving world! Email us at contests@thecoast.ca and tell us why you love oysters to win: 2 free tickets to the evening session of Halifax Oyster Festival (October 1st,…

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Oysters, food, and more! Oh my!

August 5, 2016

This year’s Halifax Oyster Festival will play host to 16 sea farmers from all over the Maritimes and even one from British Columbia! You will be able slurp your way from coast to coast! East Coast oysters tend to have a higher salinity, brininess, and more mineral notes than their Western counterparts. While West Coast tend to…

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Oyster Fest: bivalve event of the year

July 29, 2016

On Saturday October 1st, 2016, come celebrate Nova Scotia oysters, local wine, spirits, and craft beer on the beautiful Halifax Waterfront during this one-day festival. October is prime time for Nova Scotia’s rich oyster harvest. The quality of the Nova Scotia oyster is ranked among the best in the world but at home we often…

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