Edible and Edifying: Kids take on nature, the kitchen and the classroom

By Debbie MacMillan The Culinary Federation isn’t just for working professionals. Last year, the Okanagan Chefs Association, an active CF branch, introduced Chefs in the Classroom — Edible Education, an initiative that teaches kids in grades three and four to appreciate what they eat, how it’s made and where it comes from through in-class workshops and […]

VIU Cowichan’s farm-to-table teaching restaurant now open year-round

The Farm Table dining room at Providence Farm is a jewel in Cowichan Valley’s culinary crown Press release Marie Seitcher is taking her passion for cooking to the next level with the help of a unique fine dining teaching kitchen run through Vancouver Island University’s (VIU’s) Culinary Arts program. The 34-year-old from Songhese First Nation […]