the turkey bird yet? An alternative might be one of those Canadian
Geese from the paddock down on the Blandford Peninsula. Might be a bit
tough though. Add rum. To you. Not the bird.
we buy this product at the same time every year and only use 1
tablespoon. I think it's a scam. It's like buying cilantro - you need
one sprig and end up with a mitt full of the stuff.
"Summer savory is a traditional popular herb in Atlantic Canada where it
is used in the same way sage is elsewhere. It is the main flavoring in
dressing for many fowl ...and is excellent with turkey, goose and
Ok, so it's a Maritime scam.
This Week in Chester
The Rope Loft
has half price appetizers tonight from 5-8 pm. They also have a fall
special of a hamburger sandwich & fries - sautéed Spanish onions
& peppers with pure Canadian beef smothered in gravy and topped
with...what else...peas! Art's Quick Lunch lives on.
the end of the road for the Chester Seaside Farmer's and Artisan Market
for 2013. Get there between 10 am and 2 pm. Buy everything.
Friday night the Fo'c'sle has the George Carter Jr Trio on stage at 9pm. Order up the Fred Flintstone size ribs and settle in for the evening.
Saturday night @7:30pm, the Chester Playhouse presents Amanda Riley and Banded Stilts in a fundraising concert for ALS ( Lou Gehrig's Disease.) Amanda
Riley is a star on the rise in the Canadian Country Music scene. Amanda
and her band "Life of Riley" have impressed many audiences and
established a devoted fan base. In July of 2012 Life of Riley was chosen
as the opening act for fellow Nova Scotian country music artist, Dean
Brody, at the Bridgewater Ex.
Callaway will present his landscape painting class which runs for five
sessions: October 21, 28, November 4th,11th and 18th from 1- 4 pm at
the Chester Arts Centre.You
will learn about distance, perspective and colouration. Emphasis will
be on warm and cool colours, design and observation, plus use of varied
brushes and palette knives. Material list will be supplied, and Malcolm
is all yours for the bargain basement price of $130. This class is
almost sold out, but if there's enough interest, Malcolm is prepared to
do a second class.
The Lightfoot Tower
is undressing. Restoration has begun and the old girl is getting a few
new planks. Stop by to see Barry and his team hard at it.
Tuesday evening October 22nd from 6-8 pm the Chester French Club is
hosting an evening at Julienne's Bakery in support of the OHC (Our
Le club de Français de Chester présente Un Voyage Rapid En France. Un repas en soirée chez Julien's Bistro 43 rue Queen Street (FLFL) Billets à l'avance 50$ par personne ( 25$ reçu pour impôt) Cash Bar Billets disponibles chez Julien's - 275-2324 ou contactez Rita Johnson @273-2402 jusqu'au 18 octobre.
word about the Mahone Bay Scarecrow Festival last weekend. Hats off to
the organizers, participants and residents of Mahone Bay - a superb job !
I am asking our Chesterites to match the
enthusiasm and artistic talent that Mahone Bay has demonstrated by
supporting our upcoming Gingerbread Festival which runs from Nov 30th-
Dec 14th. Are you up to it? Can we hold a candle to Mahone Bay? Start
planning your gingerbread house now.
Any cupcake consumed before 9 am is, technically, a muffin. [seen on the wall @ The Kiwi Café] or should I say #kiwicafé.