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Vegetarian/Vegan Cooking Retreats

Join us for a Vegetarian Cooking Retreat, facilitated by Barbara, Cabot Shores’ master gardener and vegetarian/vegan chef.
This is a unique opportunity to explore vegetarian cooking indepth, expand your repertoire, increase the amount of vegetables in your diet, learn to cook with seasonal vegetables, and most importantly, trust yourself in creating new flavour combinations, depending on what staples and vegetables you already have in your fridge and pantry.
The dishes you will learn to create are all vegetarian; however, you need not be a vegetarian to enjoy them! serve them as a side dish with fish or meat – they are sure […]

Barbara’s Veggie & Vegan Winter Recipes

Having been repeatedly asked for the vegetarian and vegan recipes for the dishes served in our Bistro, we are offering a medly of Cabot Shores Winter Veggie Recipes.  All the vegetables used are considered winter vegetables and should be available locally and/or from your own root cellar.  All the recipes use fresh, non-processed ingredients and produce dishes that are tasty, nutritious and healthy.  They can be modified for vegans.
Please note, all the recipes serve 4.
We encourage you to try them out and let us know how it turned out. We also encourage you to expriement with substitutions and let us […]

Wood Fired Pizza Oven Extravaganza!

This past weekend we hosted a retreat for Breast Cancer Action Nova Scotia (BCANS), and among the activities was a sunny Saturday afternoon of pizza making with our new wood fired brick oven that I helped build.  In the morning I made the dough and started the fire, allowing two hours for the dough to rise and the oven to get hot enough to bake in.  I got the ingredients ready, which included zucchini and onion from our own garden, and around noon the oven was ready!  It takes one or two test pizzas to really understand how hot it […]

Becoming a “Green Resort”

No,  Cabot Shores is not yet there–a “Green Resort”  Becoming one is just another journey set out in our vision. The vision in brief : Foster a wilderness destination that provides “comfort” to its guests, staff and visitors, while being in eco harmony with this special place called “Cabot Shores”  along Indian Brook, Church Pond, …

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