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by / on June 28, 2016 at 3:08 pm / in DINING, HOTEL, INSPIRE

Buzzing About Our Bees

  The bees have arrived! After quite extensive research by our Executive Chef Michael Price, our Chef in Residence, Kyle Paton and our Green Team, we have proceeded with the purchase of four hives of Canadian Honeybees for our property. Our team at White Oaks believes it is very important to support our Niagara community, our local agricultural industries and [...]

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by / on June 7, 2016 at 4:29 pm / in DINING

SupperMarket Mania

Don’t feel like cooking? So don’t! On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays all summer, the supper markets of Niagara have you covered. Ditch the pots and pans, and shove that casserole back in the fridge. You know nobody wants tuna delight anyway! Just toss the kiddies in the car, roll on up, grab a picnic table and enjoy. The supper market [...]

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by / on May 9, 2016 at 4:30 pm / in DINING

Photoblog: LIV Summer Menu Launch

Warmer weather means a change in culinary seasons at LIV Restaurant in Niagara-on-the-Lake. It recently launched its new spring/summer fine dining menu filled with succulent flavours and bursting with local seasonal produce. Here are some of the can’t miss dishes for curious casuals and serious foodies alike: Grilled 8 oz peppercorn crusted wellington county beef tenderloin, himalayan rock salt, gorgonzola [...]

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by / on October 30, 2015 at 3:28 pm / in DINING

Photoblog: LIV Winter Tastes

As the autumn colours fade into cool winter frost, LIV Restaurant in Niagara-on-the-Lake releases a host of bold new flavours to compliment the season. Headlining this year’s Fall/Winter menu at the award-winning restaurant are hearty, fill-your-tummy meat dishes paired with succulent local tastes. Jordan Station Smoked Oka Stuffed Pork Tenderloin, Forty Creek Whiskey Peppercorn Angus Beef Striploin, and Niagara Baco [...]

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by / on July 16, 2015 at 11:35 am / in DINING

It’s Perfect for Patios

  The sun’s out, the weather’s warm – those precious summer days have arrived. So…what are you doing inside? Get yourself to one of Niagara’s lovely outdoor patios…right now. What are you…crazy? Like visiting your Auntie Gwen The Pie Plate Bakery and Café in Virgil doesn’t technically have a patio…it has a porch, just like your dear old Auntie Gwen [...]

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by / on June 29, 2015 at 5:39 pm / in DINING, HOTEL

Niagara Wine Tours Made Easy

The cool thing about our wine region in Niagara is the sheer variety of winery experiences available to visitors and guests. In one day a person can tour a well established estate winery right through to the smallest start-up doing tastings in the barn… or their kitchen! Each winery works hard to provide really unique guest experiences from concerts, food [...]

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by / on February 12, 2015 at 2:59 pm / in DINING, Uncategorized

Photoblog: Play Gets Veggie With It

With ever-new twists on traditional pub fare and healthy dining options, Play Urban Cafe in Niagara-on-the-Lake has set lofty standards with its recent menu launch. Not only do comfy food faves like wings and tacos grace the menu alongside beyond-healthy dishes like Quinoa Power Bowls, Play is making waves with some seriously tasty vegan and vegetarian choices. Play doesn’t just [...]

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by / on January 8, 2015 at 12:16 pm / in DINING, HOTEL

The Wonders of Icewine

Sometimes, a little bad luck can be good fortune in disguise. That was certainly the case in the 18th century when a group of hapless German monks left the  bring in grape harvest a little late. An overnight cold snap froze every grape on the vines. Poor monks! Rather than lose their crop, the monks decided to try pressing the [...]

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by / on May 27, 2014 at 11:40 am / in DINING

Photoblog: Summer Foodie Surprises

Niagara foodies always delight in the usual change over to summer seasonal menus with fresh produce and bright coloured martinis but this summer the name of the game is adventure. Executive Chef at LIV Restaurant Michael Price, has infused his new summer menu tastes with carefully crafted surprises. The wildberry quinoa salad pops with an ice wine shooter, the grill [...]

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by / on January 21, 2014 at 12:09 pm / in CONFERENCE, DINING

Brown Bagging it… WO-style

There’s a new lunch bag in White Oaks Town… and they are flying off the shelves. It’s a miracle these pics aren’t filled with the hungry hands that quickly snapped up these newly designed fun and fresh lunch vessels. But… it’s a private party people! Only on-site conference delegates are on the inside track to receiving this hefty bag of [...]

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