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Fall into Harvest Season in Cowichan

Fall Into Cowichan As summer draws to a close across Vancouver Island, Cowichan, the “land warmed by the sun”, comes alive with the flavours and colours of fall. Warm autumn sun falls on the orchards, filled with ready-to-pick apples. The vineyards burst with grapes ready to harvest and turn into new batches of award-winning wine. … Continued

Locals Only. Q&A with Carmanah Pizza

Eco-friendly, community-focused, good food — that’s what Carmanah Pizza has been serving up in Lake Cowichan since January 2017. The Lake is a special corner of Cowichan that’s home to old-growth forests, a meandering river for summertime tubing, mountain trails and freshwater swimming. Scott and Krystal, owners of Carmanah Pizza, are Lake Cowichan locals, and … Continued

The Anatomy of a Cowichan Picnic Basket

From breathtaking views of vineyards and beautiful beaches along the sea, to laid-back lakeside parks, a picnic in Cowichan is one worth sharing. Grab your basket and your blanket and check out the top Cowichan picnic spots. 1. A craft beverage No picnic is complete without a beverage to complement the moment and flavours, and … Continued

Where to Find New Year’s Eve Dinner in Cowichan

New Year’s Eve menus to help you celebrate the season in Cowichan With smaller celebrations this year, many Cowichan restaurants will be offering special menus and hours for Christmas Eve, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve! If you need to alleviate some stress and have some else do the cooking so you can relax and enjoy … Continued

Cowichan New Year’s Eve Cocktail Recipes

Cowichan Winter Cocktail Recipes Staying in this year? You can still #SupportLocal with these incredible festive cocktail recipes using award-winning Cowichan ingredients! The holiday season looks a little different this year, and while we may not be able to gather together, we can still help support our many incredible local businesses in Cowichan and bring … Continued

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