A Look Into Victoria’s Flourishing Food Culture

Review of Dockside Dialogue #2 – July 14, 2016 by Sarah Hughes There’s a lot happening with Victoria’s food scene. At least, that’s what I gathered at the second event of the Dockside Green Dialogues 2016 series at the Café Fantastico Bar and Deli. The venue buzzed and the crowd ranged modestly from ripening professionals […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability – Week 20

This week’s Spotlight on Sustainability features a pillar of the Fernwood community, Spring Ridge Commons! Founded in 1999 by the Fernwood Community Association, Spring Ridge Commons sits on land leased by Victoria School District 61 and is what is known as a commons garden. Commons gardens are public spaces where food is grown that anyone […]

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Songhees Seafood & Steam: More than just bannock

by Adrian Paradis The Songhees Seafood and Steam Food Truck has elevated the humble fry bread, or bannock, to be at the core of nearly everything they do. They produce something that is unique, yet still adheres to the age-old tradition. Since opening in May, the folks at Songhees Seafood and Steam have already made […]

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