Ah, summer! The time of year when hot temperatures give a helping hand to Mother Nature’s bounty. A time where sun, rain and manual labour give life and sustenance to a farmer’s field and in return provide delicious meals for our families.
In the last week, Mother Nature has shown us her temperament. Days of blistery cold -35°C weather leaves us thinking that our food selection is limited in regards to locally sourced products. But, nothing could be further from the truth. Ottawa has six amazing restaurants that will be using locally produced ingredients that haven’t suffered from winter’s wrath during Savour […]
Sow a seed, Reap a harvest…nothing resonated more than those words at Savour Ottawa’s fifth annual Harvest Table luncheon at the newly renovated Horticulture Building situated at Lansdowne Park. What an incredible feeling it was, to see how our meals came together, literally from field to table. It’s one thing to support local producers and farmers […]
Thoughts of summer easily conjures up images of local farmlands rich in bounty and having delicious ingredients fresh and accessible for our meals. We are very fortunate that we have a great relationship here in Ottawa with our farmers and local producers.