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Voyages – Rasa: Flavours of India

Voyages – Rasa: Flavours of India

The idea for Rasa: Flavours of India first emerged last summer when 21-year-old SMU student Deeksha Bhaskar’s parents traveled from Dubai to visit her in Halifax and found it almost impossible to find a restaurant that served authentic Indian food. Having been in and around […]

Voyages: Station Six Food & Drink

Voyages: Station Six Food & Drink

Today I’m at Station Six Food & Drink in Spryfield to taste a few items off their new spring menu. The first thing I notice when I enter the restaurant is that the space has a rustic look to it — brick and wood as […]

Voyages: Rousseau Chocolatier

Voyages: Rousseau Chocolatier

It’s one of the first days of spring, and a couple of us from The Starving Sailor are making our way over to Rousseau Chocolatier to start our day off with some caffeine and fresh sweets. Upon arriving, we realize we couldn’t have come in […]

Voyages: The Watch That Ends the Night

Voyages: The Watch That Ends the Night

As the weather shifts into winter coldness, before the holiday decorations start to pop up around the city, we have the gift of being welcomed in by one of Dartmouth’s newest gems: The Watch That Ends the Night. The restaurant stands on the base floor […]

Havana Hustle: Cuban Inspired Canapés & Cocktails

Havana Hustle: Cuban Inspired Canapés & Cocktails

The Halifax Central Library is far from quiet tonight, as The Clever Barkeep is hosting a Havana-inspired cocktail party on the fifth floor of the building. The night promises dance lessons taught by Halifax Salseros, specialty cocktails by various bartenders from throughout the city, and […]

Made With Love: Morgan LeCreux’s Novara Nuovo Cocktail

Made With Love: Morgan LeCreux’s Novara Nuovo Cocktail

Today we’re headed to local cocktail bar & eatery 2 Doors Down Bar + Bites to have one of this year’s Made With Love competitors make us an exclusive, pre-competition cocktail. As we arrive, bartender Morgan LeCreux has the bar to herself – her energy fills […]

Voyages: Lock & Key Supper Club – Common Roots Pop-Up Brunch

Voyages: Lock & Key Supper Club – Common Roots Pop-Up Brunch

When I first heard that there was a ‘Secret Supper Club’ coming to Halifax, I could not help but be reminded of the allure and secrecy that came with 1920’s speakeasies. Undisclosed locations, delicious cocktails, and mysterious hosts – what more could you dream of? […]