an Affair With Food + Drink
After great success last year, it’s time for a second round of our fabulous food and drink tasting event. People loved what our vendors had to offer and many are returning along with others offering new taste sensations. Our unique setting is the heritage ambiance of the Spencerville Mill beside the scenic South Nation River. Live music by Mixed Blessings true to its name combines Celtic, folk, bluegrass and jazz music to create a special sound.
Advance tickets available at Spencerville locations or online $30, including 10 tasting tickets; $35 at the door
Tickets in Spencerville at:
JoeComputer, 14 Centre street,
Home Hardware, 3018 County Rd. 21 or
Spencerville Mill, 11 Water St., open weekends 11 am to 3 pm. Call: 613 658-5885
Online tickets at: https://1000islands.snapd.com/events/view/1062009
List of Vendors
The 7th Eye, Ottawa
The 7th Eye Restaurant is based on commitment, passion and respect for its colleagues and customers. It also aims at opening Haitian cuisine to other communities in a warm and friendly atmosphere.
Aubin Organic Farm, Spencerville
Produce straight from the farm to the customer includes grass-fed beef and lamb, free range chickens, seasonal turkeys, vegetables and Roshan's delicious home made, authentic East Indian cuisine.
Barrel Head Wine Imports, Ashton
This family business specializes in organic, biodynamic and unique wines. Sourced locally, regionally and internationally, wines are handpicked based on vintage quality, wine ratings/reviews and the vintner’s passion for creating a truly great wine. Focussed on character and charisma in each bottle, Barrel Head promises a great glass of wine each time.
Broadhead Brewing Company, Nepean
Run by 7 “scruffy guys with a passion for tasty suds,” this means that getting your hands on a Broadhead involves knocking back a handcrafted beer that’s headstrong, well-balanced and brim full of flavour.
Chatterfield Farm, Merrickville
The Goat House Shop offers specialty food items such as Goat Milk Fudge, Goat Milk Caramel Sauce, Bourbon Vanilla extract and more. All products are made on site at the farm where visitors are invited to also “have a cuddle with the goaties.”
Clearydale Honey, Spencerville
Enjoy unpasteurized 100% Ontario honey from minimum or treatment-free sources. Clearydale buys top quality honey from local beekeepers to help get their season's product to market and ensure consistent supply. This natural pure honey comes in glass jars or delicious untouched honeycomb.
Whatever the occasion, all cakes and cupcakes are made fresh to order from scratch and from quality ingredients. They are the perfect centrepiece for your sweet table.
Day Brighteners Farm, Heckston
Organically grown produce, herbs, edible flowers, shoots, sprouts and canned goods.
Joe’s SpencerCity Bar & Grill, Spencerville
This lively and friendly enterprise is all things local from employees to beer. Focussed on upscale pub taste with seasonal menu changes, the food experience includes homemade soups, salads, a variety of burgers plus inventive pasta, fish and meat dishes. Choose from 12 draft beers on tap.
King’s Lock Craft Distillery, Johnstown
This thriving new business is passionate about producing organic locally sourced spirits featuring vodka, gin, rye and moonshine which are incredibly smooth and delightful to drink.
Manotick Natural Market, Manotick
Fresh organic dairy, meats, fruits and vegetables define the philosophy and the produce of this all-natural market. Weekly organic grocery and gluten-free baked goods on order.
Pelee Island Winery, Kingsville, Pelee Island
Delicious wines from one of the premier wine regions in Canada, this 700 acre winery is the southern most vineyard in Ontario. Along with fabulous wines comes breathtaking views of nature and the historic remains of Vin Villa − Canada’s first commercial winery.
Top Shelf Distillers, Perth
Top Shelf Distillers (TSD) is a Perth, Ontario based craft-distillery that creates spirits based on the principles of quality, consistency, accessibility and sustainability; all while using locally sourced ingredients. To date, TSD produces a corn-based Vodka and Gin that are readily available at LCBO's across Ontario, as well as a catalogue of Moonshines under the brand name Reunion Moonshine. Some of the most popular Moonshines include the 100 Proof White Rye Moonshine, Maple Moonshine, and Apple Pie Moonshine; with many seasonal flavours throughout the year. In the storefront of the distillery cocktail bitters, the latest TSD swag, and certificates to get the first batch of TSD Whiskey (2019) are available for purchase.
Windmill Brewery, Johnstown
This new family owned brewery located in a historic area along the St. Lawrence river uses all- natural ingredients − water, malted barley, hops, yeast – and no added preservatives to ensure consistent flavour and great taste. Its crisp and refreshing 1838 Pilsner is one of the resulting stand-out brews.
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Zolas Restaurant, Ottawa
Savour modern Italian cuisine in a relaxed setting along with options such as Jazz nights, gluten-free dishes and take-out. Zolas offers innovative takes on the classics − fresh-made pizzas of many kinds, pasta, antipasto, meatballs galore and more. Creative spicing, sauces and herbal additions make for exceptional flavour.
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