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Common Courtesies?

Common Courtesies?

The old etiquette books may be out the window, but courtesies are still an important part of our culture. We’re told that the epitome of courtesy was when Sir Walter Raleigh laid down his coat so Queen Elizabeth I wouldn’t get her shoes muddy. Was that chivalry, courtesy or good manners?...

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Knife Act

Knife Act

Want a multi-tasking knife? Check out the new six-inch Santoku-style chef knife from Grohmann, in Pictou, NS. The word santoku loosely translates from Japanese as “three virtues,” referring to three tasks the knife performs well: slicing, dicing, and mincing or chopping; use it on meat, fish and vegetables.

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Bob Arniel - Chef to Go, St. John’s, NL

Bob Arniel - Chef to…

Bob Arniel was about 13 years old and living in the small town of Roseneath, Ont, when he got his first food-related job—at the local café. He was fascinated by the foods the owners reconstructed from their travels.

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Sweet Success

Sweet Success

Why John Rowe came home to PEI to launch his honey of an idea on the world. It goes this way. When John Rowe was on a hiking expedition several years ago near Whistler, BC-grizzly bear country-he opened up his backpack and discovered the glass bottle of honey therein had smashed,...

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Gone squirrelly

Gone squirrelly

When the editors of Saltscapes suggested I profile an animal species from the perspective of an individual animal, I was frustrated, stumped—and then tempted. Part of my reluctance stems from my academic background. For my master’s degree, I studied ecology and the evolution of animal behaviour. The cardinal rule was...

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Whiling away the day under a blue sky. See stories opposite; plus, “Stealth Fish” page 21, and “Fishing is about More than Fish,” page 79

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Winterscapes 2014

Winterscapes 2014

Winterscapes 2014 offers great deals on Nova Scotia getaway packages. Take a staycation or give a getaway as a gift!

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  Our readers love the natural world around us. We've added an extra category to the Saltscapes Viewers' Choice Online Contest: Nature.

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Good Taste Winter 2013/2014

The Winter 2013/2014 issue of Good Taste features unique stories about food and drink in Atlantic Canada — from farming to fine dining.

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Recipe Contest

Our 2014 Recipe Contest is now open!

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